New Retina Specialist, New Drugs Give Grene Vision Group More Tools to Treat Macular Degeneration

About 15 years ago, groundbreaking injections became available as a treatment option for wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD). These injections provide patients with a safer, more sight-sparing treatment option than lasering, or killing off, the abnormal blood vessels formed with wet AMD.

Medical Debt — More Can Be Done to Support Vulnerable Patients

A recent article from ProPublica, “When Medical Debt Collectors Decide Who Gets Arrested,” describes numerous unfortunate circumstances and raises a host of questions. While the questions...


Solving the Doctor Shortage and Medical School Bottleneck

Tens of thousands of Americans apply to U.S. medical schools each year. Only a fraction gain admission. The University of Arizona, for instance, posted a 1.9% acceptance rate in 2018. UCLA, Florida State University and Wake Forest accepted fewer than 3% of applicants.

News From Around The State

Manhattan Surgical Hospital and Stormont Vail Health Announce New Partnership

Manhattan Surgical Hospital and Stormont Vail Health finalized a partnership agreement. With the agreement, the...


With GI/MIS Expertise, Jarvis Walters, DO, Joins Surgical Specialists

It makes sense that a former engineer would find robotics surgery fascinating.