Ophthalmology

Friday, July 22, 2016

BLOG: Going green starts with surgeon demand

In my operating room, we often joke that we are “going green” on those happy occasions when we don’t need to open a product that we...

Optometry

Monday, July 18, 2016

BLOG: Transforming diabetes care

I had the unique opportunity to be a member of the first class of a joint venture between the American Optometric Association and the Johnson & Johnson Diabetes...

Orthopedics

Friday, July 15, 2016

BLOG: Why you should care what Google thinks about your online reputation: Part 2

Google will help promote your practice and do some of your marketing for free, if you know what to do. This is what I...

Aesthetics

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

BLOG: A systematic approach to natural facelift and necklift results

As we age, our faces and necks begin to show it: tissues descend, skin becomes more lax, and the characteristic volume and shape of...

Gastroenterology

Monday, July 04, 2016

BLOG: 1,000 liver transplants and beyond

Dina Halegoua-De Marzio, MD, is an attending gastroenterologist and transplant hepatologist in practice at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in...

Cardiology

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Insights into modern era interventional training in structural and congenital heart disease

The field of interventional cardiology has seen a dramatic rise not only in the number of coronary...

Dermatology

Monday, March 28, 2016

BLOG: Cosmetic Pearls from the AAD Annual Meeting: Part II

I always try to look back at my meeting notes because I’m so inundated with information at the time, and I tend to forget what I...

Internal Medicine

Friday, August 07, 2015

BLOG: Taking an integrative approach to treating pelvic pain

Estimates of up to 30 million women and an unknown number of men suffer from chronic pelvic pain in the U.S. alone. There are many...

Pediatrics

Monday, May 25, 2015

Opening a new ‘chapter’ on pediatric asthma, allergy and anaphylaxis

Living with allergies can be challenging, especially for children, but if patients follow simple measures they can stay safe and...

Psychiatry

Friday, March 27, 2015

10 things to keep in mind when working with adults with ASD

Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) represent a diverse spectrum of individuals with various functioning levels, from working and...

Endocrinology

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

Exophthalmos and Cushing's Syndrome

A woman experienced red, irritated and bulging eyes. She saw an ophthalmologist who strongly suspected Graves’ ophthalmopathy. However, the patient did not...

Pediatrics

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Misplaced fear

When it comes to Ebola, the public is demonstrating its fear and paranoia with measures ranging from buying personal hazmat suits to excluding children from schools who were in...

Orthotics Prosthetics

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Behind the pink ribbon

It was 1992 and The New York Times had declared it “The Year of the Ribbon.” Yellow ribbons were well known for remembrance of soldiers and the red ribbon had been...

Infectious disease

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Protect your patients traveling to polio-infected countries

In 1988, when the global polio eradication effort began, there were an estimated 350,000 paralytic cases, about 1,000 cases per day on ...