Dr Michael Devadas Earns Accreditation as Master Surgeon in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
Michael Devadas has recently achieved accreditation as a Master Surgeon in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation (SRC), an internationally recognised patient safety organisation.
Understanding the gut’s role in disease: Why this is one of the most exciting times in medicine
The internet is awash with anecdotes of the dilemma that is commonly referred to as “leaky gut”. With the proposed solutions to this problem ranging from simple dietary manipulations and supplementation to strict elimination protocols, this has largely been the territory of alternative or complementary health professionals.
Patients at Lakeview Private Rehabilitation are enjoying some wonderful Christmas cheer and delightful decorations as the big day draws closer. Our congratulations yet again to the wonderful Lakeview Private Rehabilitation team who continue to come up with refreshing ways to make the rehabilitation of our patients as inspiring as possible.
The prevention of low back pain is a goal we all strive for everyday as it can be so limiting causing us to take sick days, reduce social interactions and increase our reliance on pharmacological agents. 60% of Australia’s general population will experience low back pain in their lifetime.
A reacher is an extension to your arm which assists in grabbing out of reach objects. It has a ‘trigger’ end which the user squeezes to close the ‘jaw’ of the reacher. A reacher can be used to reachand pick up items in high and low places and can also assist with lower limb dressings amongst other uses.
Dr Farzan Bahin is a gastrointestinal endoscopy specialist. Well known in his field for his research efforts, science publications, and efforts to keep up with the latest patient-care improvements, Dr. Bahin is passionate about improving healthcare quality in the community. His strong academic background includes extensive publications, peer review of journals and participation in numerous research trials.
Dr Kalman Piper is a highly experienced, Sydney based, orthopaedic surgeon who can offer a complete range of treatment options for all upper limb conditions. He has a subspecialty interest in shoulder surgery and has advanced training in arthroscopic surgery. Here, he takes us through The Rotator Cuff, how it is diagnosed, treated and repaired.
I set out to interview two physiotherapy students from The University of Sydney – who are currently in their final year of the Master of Physiotherapy postgraduate degree – and have the opportunity to experience their very first clinical placement at Lakeview Private Hospital.
Day Program Case Study: Six weeks of knee reconditioning
Jayne was a recent patient at Lakeview Private Hospital who had a knee replacement under Dr Roger Brighton. Following surgery she started her rehabilitation as an inpatient before being discharged. She then continued her rehabilitation as a patient in our Day Program.