Improved Sexual Activity After Bariatric Surgery

“Most patients experience improved quality in their sexual activity and libido after bariatric surgery. A JAMA Surgery study published in 2019 found that patients had improved sexual desire, increased frequency…

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News – Apr 2021

…Services LOUISVILLE UofL Health announces the promotion of Debra Riley, DNP, to vice president of cardiovascular services. Riley has been the executive director with UofL Physicians – Cardiothoracic Surgery for…

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The Patient-Centered Surgeon

…minimally invasive surgery at University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, he transitioned to esophageal procedures and settled in Louisville. Kehdy is board certified in general surgery, and is an associate…

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Louisville Travel Guide

…to Kentucky in 2006 when she did a general surgery residency at the University of Louisville Hospital. That was followed immediately by a fellowship in advanced laparoscopic and bariatric surgery….

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Baptist Health Bariatric Surgeon Reaches Milestone

…have performed 1,000 Lap Gastric Sleeves while using the Standard Clamp by Standard Bariatrics. Oldham began performing bariatric surgery procedures at Baptist in the early 2000s. During that time, he…

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News – Feb 2021

Surgery Program, which led to the hospital’s recognition as a Robotics Center of Excellence. Thomas Coburn, MD NICHOLASVILLE The Saint Joseph Hospital Foundation recognized the CHI Saint Joseph Medical Group…

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Obesity Prevention and Weight Loss a Community Effort

…bariatric surgeon with Bluegrass Total Weight Specialists, when a patient has reached the point of weight loss surgery, that surgery is not enough for the individual to be successful. Although…

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A Privilege to Serve

…then completed a general surgery residency at Hahnemann University Hospital in Pennsylvania. Drawn to the thoracic surgery element of his general surgery practice, he decided to focus on it. Three…

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One Heart, A Team of Doctors

…surgeon, attended La Plata Medical School in his native Argentina before moving to the United States. Prior to joining Baptist Health in 2013, he completed his general surgery residency at…

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Norton Heart & Vascular Institute Expands Heart Failure Program

Bassel Alkhalil, MD, medical director, mechanical circulatory support program, Kelly McCants, MD, executive director, Advanced Heart Failure and Recovery Program, Allen Cheng, MD, Norton Cardiothoracic Surgery (seated). LOUISVILLE Norton Heart…

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