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Masks challenge the hard of hearing; retinal diseases and eye health; explaining esophageal cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020

Masks challenge the hard of hearing; retinal diseases and eye health; explaining esophageal cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020

December 10, 2020

Interviews with otolaryngologist Brian Nicholas, MD; retinal researcher and...


Prostate cancer's diagnosis, treatment and possible risks

Prostate cancer's diagnosis, treatment and possible risks

November 19, 2020

Interview with Upstate urological cancer specialist Joseph Jacob, MD


A look at reflux and cancer of the esophagus

A look at reflux and cancer of the esophagus

November 19, 2020

Interview with Upstate chief of thoracic surgery Jason Wallen, MD, medical...


How to celebrate the holidays safely in a pandemic; hemorrhoid problems and treatments; making your medical last wishes known in advance: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020

How to celebrate the holidays safely in a pandemic; hemorrhoid problems and treatments; making your medical last wishes known in advance: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020

November 13, 2020

Interviews with Assistant Dean of Wellness Kaushal Nanavati, MD, colorectal...


Preventing the overmedication of seniors; consulting an emergency physician remotely; using a robotic tool in brain surgery: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020

Preventing the overmedication of seniors; consulting an emergency physician remotely; using a robotic tool in brain surgery: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020

November 6, 2020

Interviews with geriatrician Sharon Brangman, MD, emergency physician William...


Why some hemorrhoids need treatment

Why some hemorrhoids need treatment

November 4, 2020

Interview with Upstate surgeon Kristina Go, MD


New robotic tool assists in brain surgeries, including for epilepsy

New robotic tool assists in brain surgeries, including for epilepsy

November 4, 2020

Interview with Upstate neurosurgeon G. Duemani Reddy, MD


An update on breast cancer diagnosis, treatment and prevention; physical therapy for lymphedema: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020

An update on breast cancer diagnosis, treatment and prevention; physical therapy for lymphedema: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020

October 23, 2020

Interviews with Upstate physicians Ranjna Sharma, MD, and Jayne Charlamb, MD,...


Breast cancer update: the latest on prevention, screening, treatment

Breast cancer update: the latest on prevention, screening, treatment

October 22, 2020

Interview with Upstate's Jayne Charlamb, MD, left, and Ranjna Sharma, MD


Explaining critical care neurosurgery; treating everyday sports injuries; exploring bias in teaching: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020

Explaining critical care neurosurgery; treating everyday sports injuries; exploring bias in teaching: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020

October 2, 2020

Interviews with neurosurgeon Timothy Beutler, MD, orthopedic surgeon Zachary...


Ways to treat atrial fibrillation and faulty heart valves; the flu vaccine's importance this season: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020

Ways to treat atrial fibrillation and faulty heart valves; the flu vaccine's importance this season: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020

September 18, 2020

Interviews with cardiac surgeon Stephen Waterford, MD, and Jarrod Bagatell, MD,...


An overview of common sports injuries and how they're treated

An overview of common sports injuries and how they're treated

September 16, 2020

Interview with Upstate orthopedic surgeon Zachary Vredenburgh, MD


Neurosurgeon explains his critical-care specialty and the role of the neuro intensive care unit

Neurosurgeon explains his critical-care specialty and the role of the neuro intensive care unit

September 16, 2020

Interview with Upstate neurosurgeon Timothy Beutler, MD


Surgeon explains advantages of different treatments for common heart problems

Surgeon explains advantages of different treatments for common heart problems

September 11, 2020

Interview with Upstate cardiac surgeon Stephen Waterford, MD


New formula aims to reduce complications after kidney transplants

New formula aims to reduce complications after kidney transplants

July 22, 2020

Interview with Upstate professor of medicine Oleh Pankewycz, MD


Critical care specialists oversee treatment for the sickest COVID-19 patients

Critical care specialists oversee treatment for the sickest COVID-19 patients

May 21, 2020

Interview with Jim Sexton, MD, a critical care specialist at Upstate


Eating well when you are confined to your home

Eating well when you are confined to your home

March 26, 2020

Interview with Upstate registered dietitian nutritionist Juliann Mellen, left,...


Testicular problems; smartphone addiction; dementia research: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 8, 2020

Testicular problems; smartphone addiction; dementia research: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 8, 2020

March 5, 2020

Interviews with pediatric urologist Anthony Tracey, MD, psychiatric nurse...


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