A new technique in ovarian cancer treatment is giving Christina Laymon a better chance of survival, thanks to the board certified gynecologic oncologists at Huntsville Hospital. Read her story.
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Rose Wiley is a retired soldier and an avid runner. Due to recurring episodes of fainting and a racing heart, she gradually had to cut down on her running. Rose was diagnosed with atrial fibrillation (AFib). Read her story.
Kelli Powers, Chief Financial Officer for Huntsville Hospital Health System, was recently named one of Alabama’s Most Powerful and Influential Women. Read more.
The Health Care Authority Board recently recognized former board member Jean Wessel Templeton for her 18 years of service by naming the hospital’s Community Health Initiative program in her honor. Learn more.
Trevor Gilbert, a 38 year-old-avid hiker from Elkmont, found himself unable to walk or fully extend his right leg. With help from Dr. Joel Pickett and Dr. Dana Tomalty, Trevor is back on his feet again. Read Trevor’s story.
All emergency room physicians have to be prepared to treat unexpected and challenging medical problems, but pediatric emergency physicians must also be knowledgeable of the varying developmental stages in children and how each stage requires a different approach to treatment. Read more.
Most expectant families have heard the words, “Bringing a child into the world changes everything.” When Angela Marie Johnson was born one month early in El Paso, TX, in August 1998, parents Kristina and Johnnie couldn’t possibly have known how much of an impact their “Angel” would have. Read more.
When a cardiologist diagnoses a problem with the heart's electrical system, there are many techniques to correct it and restore a person's quality of life. Our Heart Center electrophysiology specialists are the most experienced cardiologists in Alabama at performing these procedures. Read more.
Improving the health of individuals and families in our community is a worthy goal. In fact, it is the very heart of Huntsville Hospital's mission. Nearly 20 years ago, a strategy was developed by the hospital to more effectively accomplish that mission outside the walls of Huntsville Hospital. Read more.
On his 40th birthday, Tom Sparks from Hartselle, AL, received a frightening wake up call. He was diagnosed with high blood pressure and pre-diabetes – common health conditions associated with being overweight or obese. As a result, he was put on several daily medications with the promise that more would be needed. Read more.
People who need a knee or hip replacement have more options now that Huntsville Hospital is one of three hospitals in the state to offer the MAKOplasty® joint replacement system. Learn more...