‘This is a case of a cancer patient getting to the right place at the right time’: Dr. Martin J. Nissen


The patient who went into cardiac arrest is one of the first patients in the country to receive a life-saving surgery.Dr. Martin Nissens surgery on June 12th was performed on the man who suffered cardiac arrest following a surgery in November, and his father has just released the news of the successful operation.The father and […]

What the hell happened to the southern surgical oncology program?


The program was to have brought together surgeons, nurses, technologists, and other doctors from the region, but instead, there are currently only a handful of graduates.The program, which started as a partnership between the University of Southern California and Southern California Presbyterian Hospital, was originally meant to offer a training path for doctors and other […]