UofL Physicians News

June 12, 2019

A nationally recognized addiction expert will speak about managing pain for patients with opioid use disorder Thursday at the UofL Health Sciences Center.

Richard Blondell, M.D., vice chair...

Dr. Douglas
June 10, 2019

UofL Physicians-Orthopedics Dr. Lonnie Douglas discusses SLAP injuries in baseball players. 

Dr. Keith
June 6, 2019

UofL Physicians-Cardiovascular Medicine Dr. Rachel Keith shows quitting smoking at any age greatly reduces risk of heart attack. Keith also talks about e-cigarettes, smoking and diabetes in...

April 29, 2019

The roughly 120,000 children adopted in the United States every year have high risk for physical, developmental and mental health issues, conditions that may have been unknown before joining their...

March 12, 2019

Glaucoma affects millions of people worldwide and is a leading cause of irreversible blindness. Those with the disease have elevated eye pressure, which causes damage to the optic nerve and...

March 12, 2019

UofL Physicians-Pediatrics Dr. Kyle Brothers is a medical ethicist who discusses genomic sequencing, whether people should use ancestry finding companies like 23andMe and the future of DNA editing...

Dr. Adamkin
February 26, 2019

Recognized as an individual who improves the lives of others, Dr. Matt Adamkin will be honored with the Commitment to Compassion Award. 

Matt Adamkin, M.D., assistant professor in...

Walter Sobczyk, M.D., Susan Harkema, Ph.D., Erle Austin III, M.D., Christian Davis Furman, M.D.
February 21, 2019

Four UofL faculty were honored as Health Care Heroes this week during an awards presentation by Louisville Business First. 

They are:

• Innovator Finalist - Walter Sobczyk, M.D.,...

Aneurysm Solution
February 19, 2019

 After learning she had a family history of brain aneurysms, Mary Steinhilber went in for testing to see whether she also had an aneurysm.

Doctors found she had not one, but three. Robert...

February 14, 2019

The positive impacts of exercise on the brain and ways to incorporate physical activity into everyday life are the focus of the “Building Hope” public lecture on Thursday, Feb. 21.

Raj...

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