Category: New Faculty Profiles (Page 3)
Two Former Fellows Join the Surgical Team at UVA Heart & Vascular Center
Learn more about their clinical areas of focus and why they chose to stay at UVA.
Get to Know: Einsley-Marie Janowski, MD, PhD
Radiation oncologist Einsley-Marie Janowski, MD, PhD, is one of many new physician-scientists joining the UVA Cancer Center team.
With a Growing Team of Physician-Scientists, UVA Is Increasing Immunotherapy Trials for Cancer
An expert in immunotherapy, Lawrence G. Lum, MD, DSc joins UVA Cancer Center as the scientific director of bone marrow transplantation. One of Lum’s priorities is pioneering a new method of activating the body’s own T cells to target tumor cells.
Get to Know: Neurosurgeon Chun-Po Yen, MD
Dr. Yen is utilizing minimally invasive procedures to treat patients with degenerative spine disease, herniated discs, spinal stenosis, spinal deformities like scoliosis and more.
Get to Know: Endocrine Surgeon Philip Smith, MD
Endocrine surgeon Philip Smith, MD, specializes in the treatment of benign and malignant diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal gland, including problems of function, as well as problems of mass effect resulting from a nodule or goiter.
Get to Know: Cardiovascular Geneticist Matthew Wolf, MD
Read about Wolf's efforts to apply the latest breakthroughs in genetics to the treatment of patients with heart disease.
Get to Know: Pediatric Neurosurgeon Kelly Mahaney, MD, MS
Learn more about Dr. Mahaney, who will be working alongside John Jane, Jr., MD, to treat epilepsy, tumors, spinal conditions, congenital abnormalities and more.
Get to Know: Neurologist Robert McMahon, MD
Find out how McMahon’s thorough approach to patient care continues to be informed by his Naval training and learn what techniques he's using to treat chronic migraines and other forms of headache.
Growing Ortho Program Adds Third Foot and Ankle Specialist
With the addition of orthopaedic surgeon M. Truitt Cooper, MD, UVA now has three fellowship-trained orthopaedic foot and ankle specialists.
Get to Know: Rhinologist and Endoscopic Surgeon Jose Gurrola, MD
Find out why he chose to specialize in rhinology and what he believes is a critical component when treating sinus issues.