Surgery

Bariatric symposium to explore comprehensive approach to weight loss and wellness

The bariatric symposium will explore the latest updates in nutritional guidelines, operative procedures and patient management for the bariatric surgery patient. Continue reading

Wright State’s Caroline Cao awarded prestigious Fulbright Scholar fellowship to work in Vietnam

Wright State medical researcher Caroline Cao will spend the spring semester at the International University of Vietnam National Universities as a Fulbright Scholar fellow. Continue reading

Wright State Physicians to offer educational session about bariatric surgery

Joon Shim, a fellowship-trained, minimally invasive and bariatric surgeon with Wright State Physicians Surgery, will give her talk on Nov. 15 in the Wright State Physicians Health Center. Continue reading

Wright State biomedical researchers selected to present invention at prestigious statewide forum

Wright State medical researcher Caroline Cao

Wright State researchers will seek funding and feedback for their revolutionary medical device that could eliminate the need for radiation-emitting X-rays in certain procedures. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine offers symposium on comprehensive cancer care

The free symposium on surgical oncology is for physicians, obstetrician-gynecologists, gastroenterologists, oncologists and surgeons. Continue reading

25 Wright State physicians and faculty named 2015-16 Best Doctors in America

Wright State physicians and faculty were named best doctors across a range of specialties ranging from pediatric pulmonology to family medicine and psychiatry to orthopaedic surgery. Continue reading

Communication conquest

Wright State’s Subhashini Ganapathy developing model to improve decisions in disaster response

Wright State assistant professor Subhashini Ganapathy receives National Science Foundation grant to improve communication and decision making during a disaster. Continue reading

Wright State Physicians Surgery welcomes new doctors in surgical oncology, vascular surgery

Wright State Physicians Health Center building

Vascular surgeon Kamran A. Jafree and surgical oncologist Rebecca Tuttle join Wright State Physicians Surgery and the Boonshoft School of Medicine. Continue reading

Department of Surgery receives another grant to study impact of inter-facility transfers between hospitals

Research by a multidisciplinary team of researchers and surgeons from the Boonshoft School of Medicine has found that trauma victims are sometimes transferred unnecessarily. Continue reading

Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics to offer educational session about plastic surgery

Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics will offer an educational session, “Plastic Surgery: Not Just Another Pretty Face,” on Tuesday, April 21, at 7 p.m. Continue reading