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News Articles List
CBS4 tells the story of a Berthoud firefighter who recently underwent surgery at P/SL after a house fire injury damaged his leg beyond repair...
A P/SL stem cell recipient, Richard Trosper, is in complete remission from a rare form of lymphoma; Fox31 tells the story.
Sharecare talks to otolaryngologist Dr. David Opperman about why he became a doctor and his favorite health app.
Nuvectra (maker of the Algovita Spinal Cord Stimulation system) announced the 1000th procedure of its neurostimulation device was implanted by...
Sharecare looks to P/SL dermatologist Dr. Muldrow for advice on how to prevent dry, flaky skin in the cold.
Curetoday.com contributor Kim Johnson tells the story of her sister's battle with Hodgkin's lymphoma and the decision to undergo a bone marrow...
9News tells the story of amputee skiers, including P/SL patient Chris Lentz.
Sharecare talks to Dr. Eric Liu, MD, of Sarah Cannon at Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center, about the things that inspire him, what he loves...
Sharecare speaks to hematologist/oncologist Michael Tees, MD, MPH about the best part of his job and medical trends.
Sharecare spoke to P/SL otolaryngologist Edward Hepworth, M.D., about why he loves his profession, his favorite health trend and more.
Sharecare spoke with Orthopedic Surgeon Timothy Kuklo, M.D. about the best part of his job, how he stays healthy and more.
Sharecare spoke with P/SL Oncologist Tara Gregory about why she chose her profession, how she stays healthy and more!
Local law enforcement teamed up to make quilts for cancer patients at P/SL.
Denver Business Journal interviews P/SL's Dr. Clark Kulig about the increase in Hepatitis C diagnoses.
Dr. H. Rai Kakker tells Sharecare what we need to know about early-onset Alzheimer's.
Chamber of Commerce News highlights happenings at P/SL
Husband/wife patients of P/SL's Dr. Ben Vernon share a unique bond.
P/SL's Sam Aznaurov, M.D., offers advice for those who are now considered high blood pressure under new guidelines.
9News and the Denver Post tell the story.
9News' Buddy Check9 focuses on lung cancer signs and symptoms with Dr. Kobitary.
Dr. Eric Liu offers holiday season ideas for IBS sufferers.
"Fatherly" interviews P/SL L&D nurse Erika Bohn for tips on helping babies sleep!
In light of carbon monoxide awareness month, 9News interviews Dr. Bill Clem.
The Leapfrog group awarded P/SL an "A" for its commitment to keeping patients safe and meeting the highest safety standards from the U.S.
After a school rallied around a teacher in need of a kidney transplant, a student's father stepped in and the life-saving transplant operations...
From Channel 7: Drs. Heidi Moore and Clark Kulig discuss the incidence of Hep C in baby boomers.
P/SL psychologist Dr. Dustin Shaver discusses the reasons why anxiety disorders are more common in women.
Colorectal Surgeon Dr. Warren Strutt explains ways to treat and prevent the common bothersome condition.
Channel 7 looks to Dr. Shaver to offer insight into a new artificial intelligence tool, Chatbot.
Bariatric Surgeon Matt Metz, M.D., offers tiny tweaks that can lead to real weight loss.
P/SL cardiologist Amy Barley, DO, discusses heart health in light of legendary rocker Tom Petty's death.
Dr. David Hahn is highlighted in a story about new technology that is correcting bone deformities.
After decades of not being able to look up without using his hand to prop up his head, Rodney Wente underwent a life-changing surgery with Dr...
HCA Today Blog interviews Dr. Noel So about fibromyalgia in light of Five Foot Two, a new Netflix documentary which chronicles Lady ...
Local media tells the story of how Dr. Giancarlo Barolat's neuorstimulator procedure relieved her from chronic pain.
Denver Business Journal reports that women giving birth over 35 now make up nearly one in every five mothers in Colorado; Dr. Dave Forschner ...
HCA Today Blog interviews P/SL's medical director of the kidney transplant center, Vidya Bhandaram, M.D., for information about lupus, treatment...
More than 170,000 people are expected to be diagnosed with blood cancers like Leukemia, lymphoma and melanoma, this year. Dr. Richard Nash is...
With opioid addiction a real problem in our country, Dr. Batolat's Neurostimulation is giving patients with chronic pain a new kind of relief...
P/SL's Kaitlin Hornbostel, RDN, CNSC, provides tips to Sharecare on how to enjoy the foods you love with less sugar, fat and calories.
P/SL ER Physician Krista Culp, M.D., weighs in about the dangers of poor air quality complications.
Local media shares the story of the Olsen family — who doubled from a family of four to a family of eight in 90 seconds.
Dr. Giancarlo Barolat discusses how he uses neuromodulation to help people with chronic pain.
Many big life moments occurred alongside this unique celestial event, including the birth of Fox James at P/SL. 9News tells the story.
Gastroenterologist Bahri Bilir, MD, explains to Sharecare how fecal microbiota transplantations can fight C. diff.
More than one in ten women is unable to breastfeed their child after birth and Denver7 shares how P/SL helps those mothers.
Drs. David Schnur, Giancarlo Barolat & Ian Dickey were recently featured in "Business Altitude" for their innovative treatment technologies.
Neonatologist Dr. Anna Zimmermann joins 9NEWS to answer breastfeeding questions.
Drs. Edward Hepworth and Anthony Canfield are highlighted on Denver7 and HCA Today for curing a Denver woman of a mysterious cough.
A Denver man was recently admitted to P/SL as he battles leukemia. Fox31 shares the uplifting support his friends showed this week.
Dr. Gerald Falchook explains how clinical trials are changing the lives of cancer patients.
New homes being built in Denver have been found to have unsafe levels of formaldehyde in their I-joists; 9News reported.
Dr. Giancarlo Barolat at Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center is one of the world's premier neuromodulation specialists.
Dr. Matt Metz was highlighted in the Denver Business Journal for his recent appointment as Medical Director of the P/SL Bariatrics program.
For the real scoop, Denver7 turned to P/SL Registered Dietitian Kaitlin Hornbostel.
9News tells the story of a man injured as a toddler able to walk again thanks to a new procedure by Dr. David Hahn.
In light of the announcement, 9News tells the story of Holly Ross, a living donor, whose donation saved the life of a P/SL patient and new mom...
The unit has larger patient rooms, breastfeeding pillows and pumps in every room, all equipped with state-of-the-art technology.
Channel 7 interviews Dr. Andrew Walshak about the sweltering heat and how to stay cool.
Dr. Tony Wanna, ER, talks with ShareCare about whether or not to get in on the charcoal drinking fad.
Channel 7 reports on a new study finding that sweetner alternatives may cause weight gain; Dr. Eric Liu comments.
Dr. Lela Mansoori highlights 6 chronic illnesses with surprising links to inflammation.
Plastic Surgeon Dr. Bill Brown is among a team of physicians who travel to Tanzania to give new hope to patients.
Dr. Porreco was featured in a Channel 7 story about the family adjusting to their new life.
Dr. Tony Canfield discusses robotic services at P/SL on KOA and KHOW Radio.
CBS4 covers The Leapfrog Group's recognition of P/SL meeting the highest standards in maternal processes of care and high-risk delivery outcomes...
Dr. Tara Gregory, Colorado Blood Cancer Institute, and survivor Zach Forestor joined 9News to share information about blood cancer.
In the article, Limb Expert David Hahn, M.D., credits his success to military career and mentors.
Cary was awarded the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology Heroes of Infection Prevention Award.
In honor of National Cancer Suvivors' Day, Colorado Blood Cancer Institute hosted an event at Wings over the Rockies; CBS4 reports.
In recognition of National Scoliosis Month, 9News interviewed P/SL patient Jeanne Lewis and her doctor Anant Kumar, M.D.
Paige McCoy's lifesaving stem cell transplant was donated by a complete stranger-- Fox31 and CW2 tell the story.
After beating cancer with help from P/SL, Paige McCoy hopes to find a gestational carrier to fulfill her dream of having a baby.
A Denver Academy teacher needs a kidney transplant and his school community enlisted P/SL's Dr. Michael Shomaker to help in a campaign a living...
To celebrate May's National Burger Month and those born during it, Red Robin CEO visited P/SL to gift new families “Born to Burger" kits.
Four members of the P/SL medical staff comprise "P/SL Heartstrings" — an in-house band that was recently featured on CBS4 and Fox31.
P/SL patient Gary Molock, who lost his legs in an automobile accident, has recently been given a new lease on life with Dr. Hugate's osseous ...
Neurosurgeon Dr. Roderick Lamond joined us on 9NEWS Mornings to tell us about the warning signs, and what you should know about this health risk...
Local Mom Alysha Hakala celebrates her first Mother's Day after giving birth at P/SL to identical triplet girls.
From cell phones to kitchen sponges, we touch hundreds of things each day P/SL Infectious Disease expert Dr. Blum weighs in on this topic.
Bariatric Surgeons Matthew Metz, M.D., shares tips about what to do after a food binge.
Tony Wanna, MD, ER, discusses some of the riskiest home remedies, and explains how they could land you in the ER.
KOSI Live helps us celebrate 135 years and the unveiling of History Hall.
Dr. Matthew Metz explains how excess weight not only can affect your health, but it also can affect your intimate life.
After 9 years in a wheelchair, Kevin Wagner is now able to walk again with the help of Dr. David Hahn.
Nurses from across P/SL as well as its sister hospitals offer healthy living tips on the HCA blog.
Dr. Eric Liu is interviewed by Fox31 about the importance of a "second opinion."
ER doctors, including P/SL's Dr. Tony Wanna, offer tips to combat stress.
Dr. Ben Vernon and the SurgOne, P.C. team are now using a state-of-the-art Aixplorer® ultrasound to provide a non-invasive exam for patients ...
Gary Molock was the second person ever to get a permanent leg implant with a porous metal collar, the design of Dr. Ronald Hugate.
“I encourage pre-planned snacking,” says registered dietitian, Jessica Crandall of Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center in Denver, Colorado...
Pete Roskovich of Maryland visited the PSL staff to thank them for their care that saved Roskovich's life after he almost died on Vail Mountain...
P/SL earned its 4th consecutive patient safety "A" rating from the Leapfrog Group.
Army veteran, Jace Badia, takes his first steps on a groundbreaking new prosthetic developed by Drs. Ronald Hugate and David Schnur at Presbyterian/St...
“Eating breakfast consistently may be a lifestyle change you can make to be healthier,” says Sam Aznaurov, MD, a cardiac electrophysiologist ...
Dr. Matous discusses the current progress of the fight against Multiple Myelomas, and resources available in the Denver area and elsewhere for...
"What I've Learned as a Doctor in Ethiopia" published in "Motto" (Times Online) and " $500 That Traveled the World" on NBC News.
Dr. Reginald Washington was the corporate co-chair for the 37th Annual Gala benefiting DCPA Education, which netted more than $1M.
Can you imagine facing an amputation and finding out there's a way to save your arm or leg? It happened to one woman now living a life she didn't...
The Presbyterian/St. Luke's Oncology Unit has earned the 2016 Unit of Distinction (UOD) Award and the Medical Telemetry Unit received an Honorable...