#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome – Ying Wei Lum, M.D.

#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome – Ying Wei Lum, M.D.

When the nerves and blood vessels that course through the area underneath the collarbone get compressed, it causes thoracic outlet syndrome. Patients can develop symptoms of pain, numbness and tingling when the nerves are squeezed, or develop aneurysms or blood clots when the blood vessels are compressed. My name is Ying Wei Lum, and I’m…

Twin-to-Twin Transfusion Syndrome | Fetoscopic Laser Ablation Surgical Footage

Twin-to-Twin Transfusion Syndrome | Fetoscopic Laser Ablation Surgical Footage

I’m Ahmet Baschat, I’m the director of the John Hopkins Center for Fetal Therapy, and in the following short video clip, I will run through the key steps to successful laser surgery for Twin-to-Twin Transfusion Syndrome. [MUSIC] The first key step to successful laser surgery is gaining access to the uterine sac of the recipient.…

What is Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, How is it Diagnosed and Treated

What is Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, How is it Diagnosed and Treated

[MUSIC] My name is Ying Wei Lum. I am a vascular surgeon at Johns Hopkins Hospital. I treat patients with all facets of vascular disease including thoracic disease peripheral arterial disease, arterial aneurysms, vein disease, hemodialysis access, and thoracic outlet syndrome. One of my areas of expertise is in thoracic outlet syndrome, because I did…

Dr. Donald U. Stone | Ophthalmology

Dr. Donald U. Stone | Ophthalmology

>>Hi, I’m Don Stone. I’m an associate professor of ophthalmology at the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute. My interest in clinic is in diseases that affect the front part of the eye, including infectious and inflammatory disease, complex cataracts, corneal transplantation surgery. My research interests have always been involved in this area, including infectious and…

Dr. Jack Prince | Comprehensive Eye Exams

Dr. Jack Prince | Comprehensive Eye Exams

>>I’m Jack Prince, I’m a board certified optometrist and I’ve been practicing at the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Institute since 2002. I’m part of the comprehensive eyecare service and I specialize in primary eyecare. As a primary eyecare specialist I am particularly interested in routine eyecare and I strive to provide my patients with the best…

Shameema Sikder, M.D. | Ophthalmology

Shameema Sikder, M.D. | Ophthalmology

>>My name is Shameema Sikder and I am an assistant professor at the Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins. I’m a cornea, cataract, and refractive surgeon with a clinical interest in keratoconus, Fuchs’, and complex cataracts. My patient care philosophy is centered around education. It’s very important that my patients understand what their disease process…

Epilepsy Surgery: Jeannie’s Story

Epilepsy Surgery: Jeannie’s Story

[MUSIC] I’m Jaime Satterfield.>>And I’m Josh Satterfield.>>We’ve been married for eight years.>>And we are natives of Greenville, South Carolina, born and raised. [MUSIC] We love the upstate.>>We do [LAUGH].>>About nine years ago I had viral meningoencephalitis, which is an infection of lining of the brain, but also inside of the brain as well. So the…