Patient Education and Information

The Media Learning Center features educational videos, animations of procedures, and other resources created by Department of Surgery experts. Initially developed for patients, these resources contain highly specific, up-to-date information that is also valuable for clinicians who wish to learn from top experts about the latest treatment options.

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Pancreas
Ken Olive discusses his work in translational research and his goal of finding effective treatment options for pancreatic cancer.
AorticHeart
Isaac George, MD
Dr. Isaac George discusses a procedure known as hybrid aortic arch surgery.
Pancreas
John A. Chabot, MD, FACS
Dr. John Chabot introduces patients to Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month 2013.
Thyroid
Salila Kurra, MD
Dr. Kevin Parrack and Dr. Salila Kurra answer common questions about thyroid biopsies, which are procedures used to diagnose cancers of the thyroid gland.
Liver
Robert S. Brown Jr., MD, MPH
Hepatitis C is the most common form of viral hepatitis in the United States.
Pancreas
Beth A. Schrope, MD, PhD
In the following video, Dr. Beth Schrope discusses the different types of pancreatic cysts, as well as common symptoms and treatment options.
Pancreas
Beth A. Schrope, MD, PhD
In the following video, Dr. Beth Schrope discusses pancreatic cysts in detail.
ThyroidEndocrine
James A. Lee, MD
Closing remarks from thyroid cancer awareness month 2013.
Pancreas
James A. Lee, MD
The Whipple Procedure (also known as pancreaticoduodenectomy) is a common procedure performed for a variety of disease of the pancreas.
ThyroidEndocrine
James A. Lee, MD
Dr. James Lee shows patients where they thyroid gland is located and what its function is within the body.

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