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Robotic-Assisted Surgery: Lung Resection Video

Robotic-Assisted Surgery: Lung Resection

Watch as Dr. L. James Wudel, Jr., performs a minimally-invasive lung resection of right upper lobe cancer. His unique approach results in less trauma, less pain, and faster recovery for patients.

Minimally Invasive Posterior Approach Hip Video

Minimally Invasive Posterior Approach Hip

John Shields, MD, Assistant Professor of Orthopedics, discusses a new technique in minimally invasive posterior hip surgery.

MAST MIDLIF: A Hybrid Minimally Invasive Posterior Interbody Fusion Technique with Cortical Bone Screws Video

MAST MIDLIF: A Hybrid Minimally Invasive Posterior Interbody Fusion Technique with Cortical Bone Screws

Dr. Charles Branch Jr, professor and chair of the Department of Neurosurgery at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, discusses the use of cortical bone screws in multiple minimally invasive fusion procedures.

Celiac Disease - The great masquerader Video

Celiac Disease - The great masquerader

Anca M. Safta, MD, discusses her topic of Celiac Disease

News Releases

Temporary Visitor Restrictions to be Implemented at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Thursday, February 23, 2017 9:00 AM

 To protect the health of patients, their loved ones and the medical staff, at 7 a.m. Friday, Feb. 24, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center will implement temporary visitor restrictions that will remain in effect through the remainder ...

Alcohols Effect Can Be More Damaging to Women

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 9:55 AM

Listen up ladies. Women simply don’t metabolize alcohol in the same way as men. It’s called the telescoping effect.

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