Repairing Hip Fractures

Learn about your options for repairing a fractured hip and how to find the right treatment and therapy to ensure a full recovery from hip fractures.

Participating in a Stroke Study

Cardiologist Michael Jones discusses Baptist Health Lexington’s stroke study, and how it will help doctors determine the best treatments for people at risk.

Peripheral Artery Disease Treatment Options in Lexington, Kentucky

Peripheral artery disease (PAD) occurs when plaque builds up in the arteries, causing symptoms of pain and changes in skin color. Learn about Baptist Health's treatments for peripheral artery disease.

New Mitral Valve Heart Procedure

Paula Hollingsworth, MD, explains how the Mitraclip® is used to repair leaking valves in heart patients who may not be able to undergo traditional surgery.

Coping with Memory Loss

Neurologist Gregory Cooper suggests healthy lifestyle changes to help reduce the risk of developing memory loss and describes the signs and symptoms of early dementia.

Talking with Your Kids About STDs

Parents should start talking to their children about sexual activity and STDs around ages about 9-10, depending on your child’s maturity level.

Personal Touch of Nursing

Learn how nurses help in the healing process of a patient and the role nurses play in providing personal care to patients at Baptist Health Lexington.

Treating Arthritis in the Shoulder

Learn the symptoms of arthritis and how shoulder arthritis is treated from Daniel Hackett, MD, an orthopedic surgeon at Baptist Health Lexington.

Rehabilitation After a Cardiac Event

Learn about the importance of cardiac rehab after a heart attack, bypass surgery, valve replacement, or other cardiac event.

Relieving Knee Pain

Learn about relieving knee pain, including how knee replacement can help if other treatments for pain aren't effective.

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Lifesaving Trauma Surgery

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