Intersexuality and the Care of the Transgender Child

Editor’s Introduction: Culture, medical best practices, and legislation are colliding in the arena of adolescent gender-identity and sexuality. MD-Update asked

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News – Jun 2021

Mehyar Mehrizi Joins Baptist Health Medical Group Neurology LOUISVILLE Mehyar Mehrizi, MD, received a bachelor’s degree in biology from the

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Invisible Capes

LOUISVILLE In the movies, the Avengers are a group of superheroes of varying superpowers and talents. They come from countries

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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

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The Patient-Centered Surgeon

LOUISVILLE UofL Health surgeon Farid Kehdy, MD, brings an approach to surgical management of esophageal diseases that makes his patients

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Louisville Travel Guide

LOUISVILLE Surgeons often say they enjoy surgery because they like to fix things. Not surprisingly, that’s what drove Meredith Sweeney,

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Norton Heart & Vascular Institute Expands Heart Failure Program

LOUISVILLE Norton Heart & Vascular Institute has expanded services for patients with advanced heart failure to include surgical implantation of

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Obesity Prevention and Weight Loss a Community Effort

FRANKFORT Excess weight and obesity are serious threats to the health and wellbeing of many people. In Kentucky, over 36%

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Baptist Health Bariatric Surgeon Reaches Milestone

LOUISVILLE John S. Oldham, Jr, MD, reached a major milestone at Baptist Health Louisville having performed his 1,000th Lap Gastric

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One Heart, A Team of Doctors

LOUISVILLE Each Monday, the Structural Heart Team at Baptist Health Louisville brings its diverse training, accumulated experience, and individual skill

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