New Lung Cancer Clinical Trial Underway
The Stamford Health Office of Research announces the launch of a new clinical trial for lung cancer in collaboration with the Carl & Dorothy Bennett Cancer Center with Michael Ebright, MD, Director of Thoracic Surgery. Learn more.
A New Treatment Option for Back Pain
Lower back pain can be a real pain! If your back pain is caused by lumbar spinal stenosis, or narrowing of the spine, a minimally invasive treatment option offered at Stamford Health may help. Dr. Todd Miller explores in our blog.
A Revolutionary Approach to Breast Cancer Surgery
Did you know there is a technology the size of a coffee bean that can help breast surgeons more easily detect problematic areas in the breast or lymph nodes? Learn all about RFID tag localization.
Questions to Ask Before Surgery
So you've been told you need an operation. Here are all the questions to ask before surgery. Dr. David Yuh of Stamford Health discusses preparing for surgery.
Treatment Options for Heartburn, Reflux and Esophageal Disease
GERD, or acid reflux, is a chronic digestive disorder that causes symptoms like a burning pain in the chest or "heartburn." When medications aren't enough, there are other options for acid reflux treatment. Learn more from Dr. Michael Ebright.
Surgery Preparation Checklist & After Surgery Recovery Plan
Surgery can be a challenging prospect. Here is our surgery preparation checklist to help guide you through all surgery stages, from pre-surgery to recovery.
Are Hernias Painful?
Does pain come to mind when you hear the word “hernia?” There are a lot of misconceptions about hernia pain. Find out more about if a hernia is painful.
Steve's Hernia Story
Steve didn’t let three hernias get in the way of his passions. Stamford Health’s Hernia Center made sure he had a smooth hernia repair and recovery. Read Steve's story.
Life After Spinal Surgery
Follow Dr. Taddonio’s three tips on what to do after spinal surgery to recover and return to your favorite activities as quickly as possible.