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Information for Physicians and Health Professionals

  • URMC is one of just 13 U.S. surgery sites chosen to offer the LINX™ Reflux Management System, a new implantable magnetic “ring” that promises relief to the estimated 25 million American adults who suffer daily heartburn.
  • URMC’s cardiac transplant team replaced a 49-year-old man’s heart with a total artificial heart, introducing a new, life-sustaining treatment option for the most critically ill patients with end-stage heart failure.
  • The new¬†Golisano Children's Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center¬†is designed to support patients and their families, with spaces planned for gathering, playing, resting and finding respite.

Breakthroughs

Less Invasive Heart Valve Replacement Gives New Option for Aortic Stenosis »

Patients with severe aortic stenosis who are too frail to endure traditional valve replacement surgery may benefit from a promising new treatment offered at the URMC Heart and Vascular Center.

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New at URMC

Hyperbaric Chambers Enhance Expanded Wound Care Program »

Advanced treatments for patients in need of wound care are available at the new Strong Wound Healing Center, located at 160 Sawgrass Drive, Suite 130, off Westfall Road in Rochester. URMC partnered with the world’s largest wound care management company, Diversified Clinical Services, to expand and relocate Strong Memorial Hospital’s wound center from the hospital’s ambulatory care facility to the new site.

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Golisano Children's Hospital Connection

New Hospital’s Design Puts Children and Families First »

The new Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center is designed to support patients and their families, with spaces planned for gathering, playing, resting and finding respite.

See all news about Golisano Children's Hospital »

Multimedia

Implantable Heartburn ‘Ring’ Reins in Stomach Acid

Gerd procedure

Less Invasive Heart Valve Replacement Gives New Option for Aortic Stenosis

heart valve replacement

Pediatric Sleep Clinic Expanded to Meet Demand

sleep clinic

New Hospital’s Design Puts Children and Families First

new Golisano Children's Hospital