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Dr. Tommy John Hopes Fewer Young Athletes Need Dad’s Namesake Surgery

November 17, 2017. 9:00 AM CST. By Serena Gordon
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Waiting Even a Month to Remove Melanoma Can Be Deadly

November 07, 2017

Why Many Breast Cancer Patients Short-Circuit Their Treatment

November 06, 2017

People Tend to Overestimate Pain From Surgery

November 03, 2017

Are Artery-Opening Stents for Chest Pain a Waste of Time?

November 02, 2017

Belly Fat Widens Odds of Emergency Surgery Troubles

October 30, 2017

Is Successful Heart Surgery All in the Timing?

October 26, 2017

Could Cataract Surgery Lengthen Older Women’s Lives?

October 26, 2017

Conjoined Twins Separated in Medically, Ethically Complex Surgery

October 25, 2017 One child was dependent on her sister and had little chance of survival

Does Time of Neurosurgery Matter?

October 24, 2017 After-hours operations tied to more complications, study says

Opioid Addiction a Danger After Weight-Loss Surgery

October 24, 2017 Patients were 46 percent more likely than after general surgery to take painkillers a year later

Incision Length Linked to Pain After Cesarean

October 21, 2017 Too short or too long may up discomfort, study suggests

Easy Fix for Post-Op Shivers?

October 21, 2017 Acetaminophen during surgery might reduce common complication, study says

Textured Breast Implants Linked to Rare Cancer

October 20, 2017 Researchers say many doctors and patients may be unaware of the risk

People Deemed Better Looking, Better Off After a Nose Job

October 19, 2017 But the study only included patients who achieved 'ideal' results

Weight-Loss Surgery May Curb Risk for Certain Cancers

October 17, 2017 Endometrial and breast tumors were less likely among obese women who had the procedure