West-Central Report: First Robotic Surgery Conference at the Jewish General Hospital
West-Central Report Presents: The JGH hosted its first ever Surgical Robotics Conference.
It was an opportunity for experts to measure the impact of this recent technology in the operating room.
There is no doubt that surgical robotics is the way of the future.
West-Central Report: Dr. Gotlieb - Robotic Surgery (Gynecology)
West-Central Report : Dr. Corcos' Humanitarian Work
West-Central Report Presents: Dr. Jacques Corcos' Humanitarian Work.
Dr. Jacques Corcos of the JGH Urology Department and Nurse Clinician Christiane Honeine travel to Rwanda to provide surgery to women with obstetrical fistulas.
Yoga for Rehab at the Richardson
West-Central Report Presents:
At the Richardson Hospital, an occupational therapist is using yoga as a rehabilitation tool to treat her patients. A cutting edge approach to rehabilitation.
Happy Holidays 2017!
Holiday celebrations are in full swing in various establishments across CIUSSS West-Central Montreal. Here is a look at some of the events!
50 years of Child Psychiatry
West-Central Report presents 50 years of caring for children and their families. The Child Psychiatry Department of the Jewish General Hospital is proud of its 5 decades of treatment of our little ones with a unique approach.
West Central Report presents: a 35% increase in calls at the Elder Mistreatment Helpline. Now in its 7th year, the bilingual helpline and referral service for elder abuse received more calls from the public in 2017 compared to 2016.
West-Central Report presents Dr. Mark Wainberg’s Legacy. A giant in the world of HIV-AIDS research, an ally of the LGBTQ community and a member of the Lady Davis Institute family at the Jewish General Hospital.
Ever wonder what our CIUSSS and International Day of Yoga have in common ?
West-Central Report presents : A Quebec medical first in cardiac surgery at the Jewish General Hospital. A patient undergoes a robotic coronary bypass followed immediately by an angiography and placement of two stents. All this in a single combined procedure in the new Hybrid Operating Room. Kudos to the Cardiac Surgery and Cath Lab teams. Multiple benefits for the patient compared to the traditional approach. Looking good for the future!
The Director of the Segal Cancer Centre at the Jewish General Hospital Dr Gerald Batist is now a Member of the Order of Canada. Dr. Batist received one of the top distinctions in the country for his work on cancer treatment during a ceremony in Ottawa
Telemedicine at its best. Dr. Natalie Saad and her team at Mount Sinai Hospital now offer a lung rehabilitation program via videoconferencing throughout Quebec. A first in the province. To learn more, watch this video
Winter is back! Watch out falls and fractures. Watch our first edition of WEST-CENTRAL REPORT.
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