On Saturday, Aug. 26, a crowd gathered to watch Dr. Ken Campbell run his 1,000th 5k in as many days. About 20 people joined Dr. Campbell on his run to help celebrate his achievement.
Dr. Ken Campbell
Campbell, a UK physiologist and researcher, began his running streak on Dec. 1, 2014, and has run at least ...more
In this week's Making the Rounds interview, we caught up with Dr. Andrew Leventhal, director of the Kentucky Adult Congenital Heart Program at the UK Gill Heart & Vascular Institute. Dr. Leventhal is one of the nation's few adult congenital heart disease specialists, helping a unique set of patients who are born with heart defects ...more
Dr. Nathan Orr
Written by Dr. Nathan Orr, a vascular surgeon at UK HealthCare.
Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a dangerous condition where a blood clot forms in the larger veins of our body due to slow blood flow, blood vessel damage or increased tendency to clot.
What is deep vein thrombosis?
When we cut or scrape our ...more
Last month, UK HealthCare and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center completed the first heart surgery as part of a new partnership to provide outstanding pediatric cardiac services for patients in Kentucky and beyond.
The Joint Pediatric Heart Surgery Program is the culmination of three years of work by the two organizations and was announced on Friday. The “one program, two ...more
Growing up, Adrianne Rogers was an active athlete, pursuing interests in basketball, football, skateboarding and motocross racing. She was skilled enough to play up on a varsity softball team as a middle-schooler.
But at age 13, she began to experience an inexplicable decline in performance and endurance. She chalked it up to "being out of shape" and tried ...more