UAB Department of OB/GYN Ranked Number Five in the Nation

May 08, 2023 at 05:45 pm by kbarrettalley

By Laura Freeman   Alabama has one of the best OB/GYN facilities in the nation at UAB, which is ranked number five in U.S. News and World Report’s best hospitals.... Read More

New Injectable Bulking Agent for Stress Urinary Incontinence

May 08, 2023 at 05:42 pm by kbarrettalley

By Jane Ehrhardt   “We’ve had a lot of enthusiasm from women about this product over the last three years,” says Brent Parnell, MD, a urogynecologist.... Read More

Pelvic Organ Prolapse

May 08, 2023 at 05:40 pm by kbarrettalley

Giving Women Options By Laura Freeman   It’s not the first topic women tend to bring up during their regular doctor visits. Too often, they suffer in silence, em.... Read More

Treatment Breakthroughs for Kidney Stones

May 08, 2023 at 05:39 pm by kbarrettalley

By Jane Ehrhardt Kidney stones impact one in ten people in this country, and about 10 to 30 percent of those cases require some sort of intervention, such as shock waves or.... Read More

Non-Invasive Encircling Laser Treatment Can Help Prevent Retinal Detachment

May 08, 2023 at 05:32 pm by kbarrettalley

By Marti Webb Slay   Ophthalmologist Robert Morris, MD, founding physician of Retina Specialists of Alabama and president of the Birmingham-based Helen Keller Foundatio.... Read More

September 2023

Sep 13, 2023 at 11:26 am by kbarrettalley

Your September 2023 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!