State-of-the-Art Imaging Capabilities at WellSpan York Hospital & WellSpan Health and Surgery Center in Hanover
Advanced technology at two WellSpan facilities in South Central Pennsylvania provides diagnostic and treatment support to clinicians and patients in the region for multiple medical specialties.
Cardiac specialists at WellSpan Health offer patients an array of state-of-the-art treatments and technologies to manage valvular conditions, reduce stroke risk and enhance quality of life. An experienced team of surgeons, electrophysiologists, noninvasive cardiologists and interventionalists collaborates on individual cases to develop tailored treatment plans.
Ventricular assist devices (VADs) are mechanical devices that support the failing heart. They have been shown to extend survival and improve quality of life for select patients with advanced heart failure (HF). Since receiving Joint Commission accreditation in 2013, WellSpan York Hospital’s VAD Destination Therapy Center has vastly improved.
In 2014, WellSpan York Hospital began reporting outcomes relating to its extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) program to the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO) in an effort to provide the best possible care and practices for its heart patients.
The highly skilled specialists of WellSpan Cardiology (formerly Heart Specialists of Lancaster County) now treat narrowed arteries in WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital’s new percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) laboratory. These specialists perform both angioplasty and stent placement to help area residents live healthier, more productive lives.
WellSpan Gynecologic Oncology: Providing Advanced Specialty Care in Local Communities across South Central Pennsylvania
As a provider of advanced gynecologic cancer care, WellSpan Gynecologic Oncology makes leading-edge diagnosis and treatment readily available to the women of South Central Pennsylvania.
Women with urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse or other urogynecologic conditions need the highest level of care, delivered with utmost sensitivity.
Over the past six years, 24 highly trained WellSpan surgeons from seven specialties have used WellSpan York Hospital’s three da Vinci Surgical Systems to perform more than 2,800 procedures and train the next generation of surgeons.