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Intraoperative radiotherapy comes to UC Irvine Health breast cancer patients
July 22, 2014

Breast cancer patients will have more treatment options available at UC Irvine Medical Center with the addition of the Zeiss Intrabeam® intraoperative radiotherapy system. The treatment may save some UC Irvine Health patients from daily rounds of radiation therapy after surgery and the side effects that accompany it.

Farrell's Ice Cream Parlours, UC Irvine Health team up for blood drives
July 21, 2014
Child with an ice cream sundae

Donors will receive a sundae and qualify for other prizes. UC Irvine Health and Farrell's Ice Cream Parlours are sponsoring the drive to honor the victims of an April accident. Donations will help to maintain the supply at the area’s busiest trauma center.

Community invited to annual UC Irvine Health picnic honoring those who fight brain cancer
July 17, 2014

Patients, families and friends are invited to attend the annual UC Irvine Health Comprehensive Brain Tumor Program picnic on Aug. 9 to honor cancer fighters and survivors. Doctors will discuss treatments and patients will share their stories.

UC Irvine Health among nation's 'Most Wired' hospitals
July 16, 2014

UC Irvine Health uses leading edge information technology to improve patient care. A "Most Wired" hospital, UC Irvine developed systems to closely manage medications, intelligently monitor patient conditions and help save lives.

UC Irvine Medical Center among 'America's Best Hospitals' for 14th consecutive year
July 15, 2014

UC Irvine Medical Center is the only Orange County Hospital listed among America's top hospitals in the annual U.S. News & World Report review. Since 2001, the magazine has listed UC Irvine Health programs in urology, gynecology, geriatrics, cancer, digestive disorders, nephrology, and ear, nose & throat among the top 50 nationwide. 

Predicting epileptic seizures
July 14, 2014
Early seizures trigger biomarkers in the brain that can help doctors predict which children may go on to develop epilepsy.
A team of researchers led by a UC Irvine Health epilepsy specialist finds a marker to help identify which children may go on to develop temporal lobe epilepsy. For more information, contact the UC Irvine Health Comprehensive Epilepsy Program at 714-456-6203.
Beware of stingrays at the beach
July 10, 2014
A stingray hiding in the sand at a Southern California beach

Stingrays, commonly found along the shoreline of most Southern California beaches, inflict excruciating injuries on thousands of swimmers and surfers annually. UC Irvine Health emergency medicine physician Dr. Carl Schultz offers beachgoers advice on how to treat a stingray injury and how to avoid one in the first place.

Donate blood to UC Irvine Health and get Angels tickets
July 08, 2014

Donating blood to UC Irvine Health helps patients at Orange County's busiest trauma center and gets donors a voucher good for two Angels baseball tickets. 

UC Irvine Health specialists treat macular degeneration patients with miniature eye telescope
July 07, 2014
Miniature eye telescope for advanced macular degeneration

Ophthalmologists at the UC Irvine Health Gavin Herbert Eye Institute use a novel treatment for patients with age-related macular degeneration that uses a miniature telescope implanted under the cornea to counteract the disease’s vision-robbing retina damage.

Putting on a good face for your big event
July 01, 2014
Plastic surgeon marks areas for a patient's cosmetic procedure

Many cosmetic procedures result in a few days of down time or less, says UC Irvine Health plastic surgeon Gregory Evans. To schedule a consultation or learn more about UC Irvine Health Pacific Coast Plastic Surgery, a new concierge-style office in Costa Mesa, please call 949-999-2411.

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