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Ankle Fusion Surgery Animation

Ankle Fusion Surgery Animation

Ankle arthrodesis, commonly known as “ankle fusion surgery”, is a reconstructive surgical procedure where the bones of a damaged ankle joint are fused into one single bone. This eliminates motion and reduces pain associated with movement of the joint. It is a highly successful procedure commonly suggested for repair of severely injured joints. During the […]

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Welcome to Your Kaiser Permanente Surgical Experience – Richmond Medical Center | Kaiser Permanente

Welcome to Your Kaiser Permanente Surgical Experience – Richmond Medical Center | Kaiser Permanente

[music] Hello, I’m Dr. Judy Park. I’m a surgeon and the Physician-in-Chief. It’s my pleasure to welcome you to the Kaiser Permanente Richmond Medical Center. As the Physician-in-Chief, I’m responsible for the medical care delivered in this hospital. Here in our state-of-the-art facility, we perform over 6000 surgical procedures per year. It’s our goal to […]

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Doctor & Surgeon Stereotypes (by Specialty)

Doctor & Surgeon Stereotypes (by Specialty)

Plastic surgeons are sleaze balls, neurosurgeons have massive egos, and orthopedic surgeons are dumb bros. Unless you’ve gone through medical school, you probably believe these stereotypes and have a distorted perception of the personality types of each surgical specialty. Some stereotypes are true, but most are not. This is the truth about each specialty. Dr. […]

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Expanded Use of Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery

♪ Number two. Expanded use of minimally invasive mitral valve surgery. One in 10 individuals over the age of 75 will suffer from mitral valve regurgitation. Also, known as mitral regurgitation or MR. It is a condition where blood leaks backward through the opening of the mitral valve into the left atrium, placing extra burden […]

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I Got Knee Surgery

I Got Knee Surgery

– Earlier this year I voluntarily got knee surgery. They gave me this drug that makes me feel like I had five shots of whiskey. Flash a casual tit. (groans) It’s a story of risk and pain and suffering, but in the end, there’s a baby. So it’s all gonna be okay. (energetic music) Welcome […]

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Surgical Hand Scrub

Surgical Hand Scrub

Hello. I’m Mike from Surgtech Academy and today I’m going to demonstrate the surgical hand scrub. A surgical hand scrub is performed after we’ve opened supplies and before we gown in glove. We scrub our hands so that we lower the risk of hospital-acquired infections by reducing the number of transient and resident flora. Now […]

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Robotic Assisted Spinal Surgery | FAQ’s

Robotic Assisted Spinal Surgery | FAQ’s

(electronic music)>>So robotic-assisted surgery in medicine is really an evolving art. So there have been robots now that help us take gall bladders out, help surgeons take prostates out. Now in spine surgery we have the ability to use a robot where we can actually plan a surgery, plan where want screws to go, plan […]

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Quackers Children’s Surgery Video

Quackers Children’s Surgery Video

Hey, come over here! Closer! I hear you’re going to have surgery soon. No problem, I’m here to help. Hi, I’m Quackers, your tour guide! I’d like to talk to you and your family about what to expect before, during and after your surgery so you’ll know everything I know and then you’ll have nothing […]

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