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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

Taking a look at insomnia from A to Zs

Friday, December 15, 2017 3:35 PM

In William Shakespeare’s “Henry IV, Part II,” the title character laments, “Oh sweet sleep, nature’s gentle healer, what have I done to frighten you? You won’t weigh down my eyelids anymore, or dull my mind to make me forget.”

U.S. Senate Committee on Armed Services Invites Wake Forest School of Medicine Researcher to Testify on Traumatic Brain Injury and Concussion Expertise

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 1:30 PM

 Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center physician and researcher Christopher Miles, M.D., joined witnesses from the U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, and the private sector this morning to update senators ...

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