The MedChannel is an educational resource for you. See the latest medical information from thought leaders at Wake Forest Baptist Health. View educational videos, presentations, symposia and surgeries. See new technology and approaches to patient care. Watch for CME programs. Click here to receive monthly updates on featured content.

Do You Know?

U.S. News & World Report nationally ranks Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center as:

  • One of America’s “Best Hospitals” since 1993
  • NC’s highest ranked hospital in Cancer and Gastroenterology & GI Surgery
  • The #2 overall ranked “Best Hospital” in the state

  • Learn More...

Featured Videos


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.


Novel procedure: Transcaval approach to TEVAR

See Dr. David Zhao, Dr. Ted Kincaid and their team perform a transcaval approach to thoracic aortic aneurysm repair. This novel approach was performed on a patient with peripheral vascular disease so severe that there was no adequate vascular access from the femoral artery.