Category Archives: Technology

Q&A With Dr. Brodsky About Using Single-Site da Vinci Robotic Hysterectomy To Treat Benign Conditions

You may have recently seen Dr. Burton Brodsky, an obstetrician-gynecologist at Botsford Hospital, in a feature story that appeared in the Observer & Eccentric Newspapers. If you missed this exciting story on the First Single-Site Robotic Hysterectomy in Michigan, check … Continue reading

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Telehealth: A program to trust

An experienced nurse trusted her mother’s care to a telehealth program and was able to enjoy a worry free vacation. Continue reading

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New therapy can diminish symptoms of heart diseases

When a local philanthropist found relief from the new, noninvasive technology, he made sure Botsford Hospital could offer it to more people. Continue reading

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Happy EECP Week! Celebrating a new way to mend a broken heart

There’s a new way to help mend a broken heart – with a treatment called EECP therapy. Continue reading

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What is Balloon Sinuplasty?

It used to be that people suffering from chronic sinusitis symptoms didn’t have many options. Now Dr. Brandes explains a new technology that can provide relief. Continue reading

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Botsford Hospital recognized for social media

Botsford uses social media for some important reasons and now we’ve been recognized for our efforts. Continue reading

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A CT scan is more than just an image

From broken bones to cancerous tumors, Lori Killeen takes a deeper look inside the human body. But she does so much more for patients than take their pictures. Continue reading

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Is a Mammogram Painful?

Good news! Don’t put off that first mammogram because you think it will be painful. Our mammography coordinator explains what the exam is really like. Continue reading

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Exciting things happening at Botsford Cancer Center

You may have recently seen Dr. Mihai Ghilezan, the director of brachytherapy at Botsford Cancer Center, on the front page of the Detroit News. If you missed their story, check it out! The Detroit News story focuses on high-dose radiation … Continue reading

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MRI Safety Demonstration: What happens when metal approaches these big magnets?

What happens when metal goes near an MRI? Find out when a Botsford MRI technologist demonstrates our new, open-bore MRI scanner and the strong magnetic field it produces. Continue reading

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