Dr. Martin Entin immigrated to Canada from Crimea with his family. He had lofty dreams for his new homeland. One of them was to become a doctor. But to achieve this he had to learn English and it was precisely his English that would lead him to the love of his life - his wife Laura.
Dr. Arthur T. Porter will assume his new responsibilities as CEO of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) April 5.
Dr. Steven Paraskevas, McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) transplant surgeon, and Dr. Maurice Anidjar, MUHC urologist, recently performed the first artificial ureter reconstruction in Canada.
The Montreal Children's Hospital's latest state-of the-art neuronavigation system, as well as the recent hiring of a specialist in functional neuroimaging, neurosurgical precision in this operating room has never been more exact.
On the last run of her first snowboarding lesson in early January, 23-year-old McGill student Christina Barakett decided it was time to try a 180-degree turn - an intermediate snowboarding move. But part way into the turn, Barakett took a plunge that landed her in the Emergency Department of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) Montreal General Hospital (MGH) site with a broken left wrist.
Some estimates cite that as many as two million Canadians suffer from this low-profile disease. Rosacea (pronounced rose-AY-sha) is simply defined as a chronic (long-term) skin disease that causes redness and swelling, primarily on the face, but also on the eyelids and other parts of the head and upper torso.
The Sickle Cell Transition Clinic transfers the care and management of the adolescent patient to the RVH and it also introduces the adolescents to the nurses and doctors at the adult hospital, all before the patient turns 18.
The hectic rush out of the house and the morning drive have left you more than exhausted. You also have a headache and your vision is a little blurred. You attribute this to fatigue, but it may be much worse - you may be having a stroke.
A new Image Guidance surgical system, at the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) may provide safer surgery and more effective relief to many chronic sinusitis sufferers
Two Montreal health care organizations received recognition from the Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) for their outstanding support of registered nurses in obtaining national certification in nursing specialties