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Interview: Dr. Sagar Desai

Tell us a little about yourself! I am an Orthopaedic Surgeon with subspecialty training in Trauma as well as Foot…

July 25, 2018
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The Child Life Program: What to Expect on Surgery Day

At Humber River Hospital, our world-renowned Child Life Program is a start-to-finish program that makes sure kids feel comfortable and…

July 20, 2018
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After His Surgery for Sleep Apnea, Russell Can Dream Again

For several years leading up to his sleep apnea diagnosis, Russell felt more and more worn out at the end…

July 4, 2018
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Surgeons Use Da Vinci Surgical Robot for Hernia Repair

When Ed learned he would need to have surgery to repair an unfortunate complication from surgery at another hospital, a…

June 25, 2018
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How a Humber River Hospital Plastic Surgeon is Using Supermicrosurgical Techniques in Revolutionary Lymphedema Program

Dr. Thomas Constantine, a plastic surgeon who works with cancer patients and leads Humber River Hospital’s breast reconstruction program, is…

May 16, 2018
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Humber River Hospital Installs the OR Black Box® Platform in 3 General Surgery Operating Rooms, Part of a Research Project with SST

“It’s the strangest thing to be a surgeon,” says Dr. John Hagen, the Chief of Surgery at Humber River Hospital,…

May 3, 2018
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Guided by Powerful Imaging Technology, Endovascular Surgeons Repair Hearts and Blood Vessels

Augusto has visited Humber River Hospital three times a week for his dialysis treatment for the past five years. “He…

April 17, 2018
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Humber’s Family Presence Program Lets Surgery Patients Wake Up to a Familiar Face

Victoria, a Clinical Practice Leader at Humber River Hospital, was in a meeting with a group of nurses when she…

April 11, 2018
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STERIS RealView: Giving Families Peace of Mind During Surgery

10:26 am: Surgery is complete and the patient is being prepared to leave the OR. 10:33 am: Patient has entered…

January 10, 2018
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The Patient Journey: Anterior Hip Replacement

This November, John came to Humber River Hospital for his double hip replacement surgery and was discharged in just over…

January 3, 2018