UC Irvine Health stroke neurologist and brain repair researcher Dr. Steven Cramer says that time is of the essence for people experiencing stroke symptoms. Knowing the early warning signs and quickly getting treatment are the keys to recovery.
The UC Irvine Health Heart Failure Program meets the American Heart Association’s highest standards of care, ranking as one of the country’s top centers for the diagnosis and treatment of heart failure patients.
Adding a laser to his toolkit enables UC Irvine Health neurosurgeon Dr. Sumeet Vadera to operate on epilepsy patients for whom surgery was not an option. Some patients experience seizures that do not respond to medication and originate in a part of the brain that would be damaged by surgery. Visualase is a minimally invasive surgical tool that precisely targets the brain abnormality and destroys it by directly delivering infrared laser light without harming the healthy surrounding tissue.
UC Irvine Health invites the public to learn more about the latest advances in diagnosis, treatment options and research findings from world-renowned experts on a wide variety of health issues, diseases and chronic conditions. The monthly Newport Beach Central Library lecture series “Medicine in our backyard: the leading edge” runs through May 2016.
UC Irvine Health trauma/disaster psychology expert Merritt D. Schreiber, PhD, has developed a system used locally and nationally to assess the mental health risk of disaster survivors. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has published a review of the 2014 south Napa earthquake that describes how Schreiber’s system was used as part of the relief effort.
The UC Irvine Health Regional Burn Center has received a grant from Leavitt Insurance Services of Southern California and Fireman's Fund Insurance Company to fund fire and burn prevention education to the most at-risk populations across Orange County. The $6,700 grant is the third the UC Irvine Health burn team has received in Fireman’s Fund-related donations in recent years.
Open enrollment season is here and the primary care experts at UC Irvine Health Medical Group offices in Orange and Tustin offer convenient access to high-quality healthcare close to home as well as to more than 500 specialists at UC Irvine Health. Patients also enjoy the convenience of same-day appointments, shorter wait times, extended hours, and easy access to imaging and lab services.
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This eight-week series is for children and their parents on understanding and practicing social skills and skill-coaching strategies. The course teaches social skills necessary for positive relationships. To register, call 949-824-2343.
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