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Single-Site Gallbladder Surgery: What to Expect

Single-Site Gallbladder Surgery: What to Expect

Prepare yourself for your upcoming gallbladder surgery. If your doctor has recommended a gallbladder surgery, you would be wise to consider a single-site procedure with the da Vinci Surgical System. While the thought of a "robotic surgery" may seem a …

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Q&A: Living with a Pacemaker

Q&A: Living with a Pacemaker

Here's everything you need to know about this life-saving device. Imagine a defibrillator restarting a heart. A pacemaker, in a way, does the same trick – just on a smaller scale. Pacemakers are commonly used as a treatment for reoccurring …

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5 Ways to Prevent a Return Trip to the Hospital

5 Ways to Prevent a Return Trip to the Hospital

Kristine Waldron, RN, Director, Case Management shares important ways discharged patients can prevent another trip to the hospital. Having to stay in the hospital is probably not your idea of a good time. And when you're discharged, chances are you …

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Anesthesiology: What to Expect

Anesthesiology: What to Expect

Do you have an upcoming surgical procedure that requires anesthesia? This informative video featuring Jaime Ronderos, MD, Medical Center of McKinney's Anesthesiology Medical Director, gives a brief overview of the operating room and what to expect from anesthesiology during surgery. …

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