Minimally Invasive Surgery: Our Patients
Surgeons at UW Health in Madison, Wisconsin, use minimally invasive surgical techniques to improve the health - and lives - of their patients. Meet a few of the patients who have benefited from minimally invasive surgery below:
At age 17, Katie Hopwood was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis, a painful and debilitating chronic inflammation of the colon. For Hopwood, a three-sport athlete with a bright future and an active lifestyle, managing the pain and bloody diarrhea quick...
4/11/2017 | Life with Ulcerative Colitis: Katie Hopwood's Story
Still Rockin' That Bikini Sheri Rice does not want anyone to put her on a pedestal for donating a kidney to her older brother. Simply put, she did it because she could - and she would do it again. "If I could have given him my feet, I would," sa...
11/13/2015 | Living Kidney Donation: Sheri's Story
Minimally-Invasive Surgery for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Minimally-Invasive Surgery for Colon Cancer
Living with Ulcerative Colitis: Katie Hopwood's Story
A Cure for Ulcerative Colitis: Sarah's Story
Minimally Invasive Procedure Corrects Aortic Valve Problem
Surgeries a Breath of Fresh Air for Teenager Finding His Voice