Surgery/Technology

Catherine Vrba

Advanced Spine Surgery gets Coloradans Back on Path

by Mary Lemma

Catherine Vrba had been an athletic person all her life, especially devoted to long distance running. But after two car accidents, she started to experience back pain that increased in frequency and severity over several years. Everyday activities such as looking after the house, driving her...

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Dr. Kristi Keil

Dr. Kristi Keil, Urogynecologist at Rose Medical Center

by Debra Melani

Performs Sacrocolpopexy surgery using da Vinci® Robotic System

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da Vinci robotic arm

Colon resection using the daVinci surgical robot

by Debra Melani

Performed by Dr. David Longcope of Rose Medical Center, Denver

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Patty Fredericks

Robot aids surgeons, patients in everything from cancer treatment to weight loss

by Debra Melani

When Patty Fredericks stood amid the pack of runners lined up for the Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon on the first day of fall this year, her fellow competitors pushing in around her on that brisk Denver morning had no idea what it took for her to get there. It was more than dealing with race...

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Advanced Urology

Partial nephrectomy performed by Dr. Ali Sarram

by Debra Melani

Dr. Sarram of Advanced Urology, metro Denver performs the Partial nephrectomy at Sky Ridge Medical Center & The Medical Center of Aurora

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Dr. Edward “Ted” Eigner

Prostatectomy performed by Dr. Edward “Ted” Eigner

by Debra Melani

Dr. Edward “Ted” Eigner, Urologist at Urology Associates, Lone Tree, Colorado

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new hip

A Hip Approach

by Debra Melani

Innovative replacement technique vaults many patients back to their active lifestyles

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Denver Center for Endocrine Surgery

New Rose center boosts care for thyroid, parathyroid patients in Denver and beyond

by Debra Melani

Although some of them don’t claim the recognition of breast cancer or heart disease, endocrine disorders can be just as frightening and debilitating for the patients they strike – often women in their prime. Whether it’s crushing fatigue and aching joints from parathyroid disease, or fear of...

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MAKOplasty delays total knee replacement surgery

Saving active knees: MAKOplasty delays total knee replacement surgery

by Debra Melani

By staying abreast of the latest surgical advancements, HealthONE’s orthopedic surgeons help keep Coloradoans active by putting them back on their feet as quickly as possible. With the rise in knee replacements spurred largely by active baby boomers, one revolutionary technology being used today...

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