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Living Donor Tim Nelson

Living Donor Tim Nelson

When Tim Nelson decided to donate a kidney, he joined more than 10 other UW Health employees who have already shared the gift of life through living kidney donation.Learn more about living kidney donationLearn more about kidney transplant 
11/27/2018 | Living Donor Tim Nelson

Kidney Exchange: Carol and Becky Three Years Later

Kidney Exchange: Carol and Becky Three Years Later

The UW Health Transplant program is one of the most active programs in The National Kidney Registry, which recently celebrated their 1,000th kidney exchange. Carol and Becky were in their very first exchange and recently updated us on how they're doi...
11/27/2018 | Kidney Exchange: Carol and Becky Three Years Later

Tour the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Tour the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

The 26-bed, state-of-the-art Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at American Family Children's Hospital in Madison, Wisconsin, provides care for premature and full-term neonatal infants requiring complex surgical interventions and/or subspec...
11/07/2018 | Tour the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Project Search: Career Training for Young People with Disabilities

Project Search: Career Training for Young People with Disabilities

Project SEARCH is a training program for young adults with disabilities. It provides interns with complete immersion in a business setting combined with classroom instruction and personalized feedback structures. Interns graduate from the program equ...
10/09/2018 | Project Search: Career Training for Young People with Disabilities

TAVR Procedure Helps Patients with Severely Damaged Aortic Valve

TAVR Procedure Helps Patients with Severely Damaged Aortic Valve

Bill's Story In January 2012, Bill Tewes became one of the first people in Wisconsin to undergo transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), a procedure that allows correction for patients with aortic valves deemed too damaged for surgery.&nbs...
8/02/2018 | TAVR Procedure Helps Patients with Severely Damaged Aortic Valve

Bob's Remarkable Story: Minimally Invasive Surgery for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Bob

A screening showed Bob had an abdominal aortic aneurysm that was cause for concern. Through minimally invasive surgery we repaired his aneurysm using very small incisions and got him back on his feet in four hours and happily back to activities ...
8/02/2018 | Bob's Remarkable Story: Minimally Invasive Surgery for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Minimally Invasive Surgery for Atrial Tachycardia

Minimally Invasive Surgery for Atrial Tachycardia

Ben thought he had pneumonia. A University Hospital visit revealed atrial tachycardia, a rare and dangerous condition addressed by minimally-invasive cardiac surgery. Surgeons removed the right atrial appendage in less than an hour, and Ben was out o...
8/02/2018 | Minimally Invasive Surgery for Atrial Tachycardia

The Advantages of a Women's Pelvic Wellness Clinic

The Advantages of a Women

The UW Health Women's Pelvic Wellness Clinic in Madison, Wisconsin, offers a multidisciplinary approach to comprehensive care for pelvic floor disorders.  Learn More About Our Clinic Our physicians explain the advantages of our multidi...
7/31/2018 | The Advantages of a Women's Pelvic Wellness Clinic

Golfers Clinic Helps Golfer Find His Swing

Golfers Clinic Helps Golfer Find His Swing

Scott Meganck went from shooting in the low 80s to struggling to break 100 because of a shoulder problem. He came to the UW Health Sports Medicine Golfers Clinic looking to reclaim his game. Golfers Clinic trainers and physical therapists aren't...
4/18/2018 | Golfers Clinic Helps Golfer Find His Swing

Ketogenic Diet Recipes: "Cornbread" Stuffing

Ingredients: Cornbread:¼ cup coconut flour¼ cup almond flour½ tsp. coarse salt¼ tsp. baking soda3 large eggs1/3 cup unsweetened coconut milk (not canned)½ cup coconut oil, meltedStuffing:1 Tbsp. olive oil&frac1...
1/17/2018 | Ketogenic Diet Recipes: "Cornbread" Stuffing