Brain and Spine Health Videos

Medical Moment: Lower Back Pain
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Lower back pain affects millions of people. Wes Priestley, physical therapist, talks about how physical therapy can help reduce lower back pain. Wes will answer the following questions: • What is a disc and what can go wrong with it? • How do I know if my back pain is serious? • With a diagnosis of degenerative disc disease, does this mean I'll have life long pain? • What is involved in physical therapy treatments for back pain? For more information about Rehabilitation Services and treatments for lower back pain available at The University of Tennessee Medical Center, visit our website at www.utmedicalcenter.org or call the Healthcare Coordination office at 865-305-6970.
Medical Moment: Balance
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Balance issues are a major concern for millions of people. Kristine Nevans, physical therapist, talks about how the Balance and Hearing Center at UT Medical Center can help reduce balance issues. Kristine will answer the following questions: • What type of patients would benefit from an evaluation at the Balance and Hearing Center? • What testing services are provided? • What treatments are provided at the Balance and Hearing Center? • What can I do to keep from falling? • Are there different kinds of dizziness/imbalance? For more information about Rehabilitation Services, Balance and Hearing Center and treatments for imbalance available at The University of Tennessee Medical Center, visit our website at www.utmedicalcenter.org or call the Healthcare Coordination office at 865-305-6970.
Medical Moment: Cystic Fibrosis
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Dr. Bruce Ludwig, Pulmonology, discusses the symptoms, diagnosis and treatments available for Adult Cystic Fibrosis. For more information about Cystic Fibrosis or the Adult Cystic Fibrosis clinic, visit our website at www.utmedicalcenter.org or call the Healthcare Coordination office at 865-305-6970
Medical Moment: Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center
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Dr. Sperry Nelson, surgeon, talks about what a hyperbaric chamber does and discusses how hyperbaric treatments health chronic wounds. In this video, Dr. Nelson will answer the following questions: • What are hyperbaric chambers? • What kinds of patients benefit from hyperbaric treatments? • How do hyperbaric chambers assist in treatments? • How long do patients usually have to have hyperbaric treatments? • What makes University Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center different? For more information about University Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center or other services available at The University of Tennessee Medical Center, visit our website at www.utmedicalcenter.org or call the Healthcare Coordination office at 865-305-6970
Medical Moment: Multiple Sclerosis
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Shelley Lott, ARNP-bc, discusses the causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatments for Multiple Sclerosis. In this video Shelley will answer the following questions: - What is multiple sclerosis? - What causes multiple sclerosis? - How is the diagnosis made? - What are the typical symptoms for multiple sclerosis? - What age group is multiple sclerosis most prevalent? - How is multiple sclerosis treated? For more information about the Cole Neuroscience Center, multiple sclerosis or other neurological services available at The University of Tennessee Medical Center, visit our website at www.utmedicalcenter.org or call the Healthcare Coordination office at 865-305-6970.
Medical Moment: Brain Tumors video 2 of 2
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In this second video Dr. Michael Walsh, neurosurgeon, talks about the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options of brain tumors. In this Medical Moment, Dr. Walsh will answer the following questions: What are the symptoms of brain tumors? How are brain tumors diagnosed? How are brain tumors treated? For more information about neurosurgery, tumors or Cyberknife services available at The University of Tennessee Medical Center, visit our website at www.utmedicalcenter.org or call the Healthcare Coordination office at 865-305-6970
Medical Moment: Brain Tumors Video 1 of 2
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Dr. Michael Walsh, neurosurgeon, explains what brain tumors actually are as well as varying types of brain tumors. In this Medical Moment, Dr. Walsh will answer the following questions: What are brain tumors? What are some of the more common brain tumors? For more information about neurosurgery, tumors or Cyberknife services available at The University of Tennessee Medical Center, visit our website at www.utmedicalcenter.org or call the Healthcare Coordination office at 865-305-6970
Medical Moment: Robotic Surgery
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Dr. Wesley White, urologist, talks about robotic surgeries performed with the da Vinci surgical system. In this Medical Moment Dr. White will answer the following questions: What is robotic surgery? What conditions are treated with robotics? What are the advantages of robotics over traditional surgery? For more information about urologic services or robotic surgery options available at The University of Tennessee Medical Center, visit our website at www.utmedicalcenter.org or call the Healthcare Coordination office at 865-305-6970 Video of the da Vinci Surgical System from Intuitive Surgical, Inc.
Medical Moment: ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis or Lou Gehrig's Disease)
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Dr. Randall Trudell, Neurologist, discusses the symptoms, diagnosis and treatments available for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, also known as ALS or Lou Gehrig's Disease. For more information about ALS or the Cole Neuroscience Center, visit our website at www.utmedicalcenter.org or call the Healthcare Coordination office at 865-305-6970
Medical Moment: Ischemic Stroke
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Dr. Brian Wiseman provides valuable information on what an ischemic stroke is, how to recognize the symptoms, and what to do if you or someone you know is having a stroke. For more information about the different types of stroke, visit our website at www.utmedicalcenter.org
Medical Moment: Hemorrhagic Stroke
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Dr. Russ Langdon provides valuable information on what a hemorrhagic stroke is, how to recognize the symptoms, how hemorrhagic strokes differ from ischemic strokes, and what to do if you or someone you know is having a stroke. For more information about the different types of stroke, visit our website at www.utmedicalcenter.org
Aneurysm Coiling Animation
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http://www.neuro-ortho.org - courtest of Micrus Endovascular Corporation shows this is an animation of a double aneurysm buldge being coiled.
Balloon Kyphoplasty
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Balloon Kyphoplasty Animation of procedure