New Surgery Can Give the Legally Blind 20/20 Vision

Millions of people suffer brain injuries each year, now we can give some back their sight.

December 13, 2016

Magnets Are Changing The Way Doctors Treat Scoliosis

Thanks to this method, children with scoliosis no longer need to undergo invasive, frequent surgeries.

October 6, 2016

The Future of Surgery: Robo-Snakes that ‘Slither’ Down Your Throat

The robots are taking over!

August 4, 2016

Robots Could Be Performing a Third of U.S. Surgeries by 2021

Watch the da Vinci Surgical System in action.

August 3, 2016

FDA Approved Device Uses Ultrasound Instead of A Knife

The doctor can actually watch as the tremor reduces in real time.

July 25, 2016

This Synthetic Dog Can Breathe, And It’s Saving Lives

This synthetic dog has a heartbeat, a circulatory system, and it can breath.

June 8, 2016

Stroke Survivor Walks Again After Doctors Inject Stem Cells Directly into Brain

This work is causing doctors to question the extent to which brain damage is permanent and truly irreversible.

June 3, 2016

The Final Word on Human Head Transplant Surgery: Will This Work?

A neurosurgeon is planning to perform a human head transplant. And soon.

April 28, 2016

A 3D Printed Skull Just Saved a Child’s Life

3D printing continues to prove its value in patient care and pre-surgery prep.

April 7, 2016

9-Month-Old Baby Saved by 3D Printed Heart Replica

For the first time ever, a Chinese surgical team used 3D printing to complete a major operation on a 9-month-old baby.

March 21, 2016
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