This article from the website of tv stations KGAN/Fox 28 reports on the historic hiring of Dr. Sharon B. Larson, clinical assistant professor of surgery in the UIHC Department of Surgery.
October 3, 2016
Congratulations are in order for the faculty and staff of the UI ECMO Program!
The University of Iowa Heart and Vascular Center ECMO Program has once again been awarded a Center of Excellence designation by the international Extracorporeal Life Support...
September 26, 2016
Trudy Laffoon, RN-BC, Nurse Manager for the Surgery Specialty Clinic, has been honored by the American Society for Pain Management Nursing for outstanding involvement and dedication to the community through her voluntary service.
Thanks to a specialized therapy at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics called extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO), Mike Durant is back to work and grateful for around-the-clock care he received.
Read the story of Sabra Petersen, 55, of Camanche, Iowa, who was diagnosed with DCIS in her right breast in March 2015.
September 15th, 2016
Monday, September 12th, 2016
John Cromwell, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery with the Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Associate Chief Medical Officer, and Director of Surgical Quality and Safety, is one of the first surgeons in the country to bring predictive analytics—...
Saturday, August 22, 2016
Dr. Nora Royer, clinical assistant professor of surgery in the UIHC Department of Surgery, discusses the recent donation of medical equipment by Mercy Medical Center to the Cedar Rapids Police Department in this news report from the KCRG TV 9 website.
Thursday, July 07, 2016
The Department of Surgery is excited to announce that Evgeny Arshava, MD, FACS has joined the cardiothoracic faculty.
Arshava graduated from the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia Medical School in Moscow. He completed his preliminary surgery...