One of the simplest ways for patients to lower their risk for venous disorders — such as deep vein thrombosis or varicose veins — is to wear compression stockings.
Because of America’s aging population, keeping the status quo with today’s healthcare model will create capacity strain and cost issues, says Randy Peterson, President and CEO of the Topeka-based Stormont Vail Health system.
Heartland Cardiology opened in Wichita in 1994, with an absolute commitment to high quality patient care, and that dedication is their guiding principle today.
Structural heart disease is the newest field of interventional cardiology to offer hope to many extremely sick patients who are not candidates for surgery while reducing recovery time for those who are candidates.
While ophthalmologists often focus on saving one’s vision, a neuro-ophthalmologist can often help save lives through a diagnosis.
From checking a patient’s gut to scoping out a stomach and more, the gastroenterology department at Kansas Medical Clinic in Topeka is often the first in the state and sometimes the region to offer the latest diagnostics and procedures for gastrointestinal and related conditions.
Throughout the past 10 years, the hospitalist field has emerged as its own specialty in the Kansas medical market, drawing physicians who enjoy the care of patients with acute illness at a fast pace.
CyberKnife still ‘the gold standard’ for stereotactic body radiosurgery treatment