4D Imaging for Stroke Patients at BGMG/GVI is also the First in the United States!

Buffalo General Medical Center and Gates Vascular Institute (BMG/GVI) is excited about the Alphenix 4D CT hybrid 4-dimensional angiography and computer tomography (CT) imaging (Alphenix). They are also proud to be the first and only hospital in the U.S. to embed it in the emergency department to

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Transforming Medicine Through Innovation

By Annette Pinder Adnan Siddiqui is a neurosurgeon, UB Medical School Professor, Director of UB’s Canon Stroke and Vascular Research Center (CSVRC), Vice-Chairman of UB Neurosurgery (UBNS), Director of Neurosurgical Stroke Service at Kaleida Health’s Gates Vascular Institute (GVI), and CEO and Chief Medical Officer of the

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Gates Vascular Broadcasts Live Case to Japan and South Korea

In a live demonstration, Gates Vascular Institute (GVI), in partnership with the Jacobs Institute (JI) and a medical device company, today broadcast a case to Japan and South Korea, reaching over 150 physicians and health care professionals. The virtual proctorship broadcast, led by electrophysiologist, Chee Kim, M.D.,

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Covid Unmasked

COVID Unmasked As One World We Must Change Our Behaviors By Judith Fales   Jacobs Institute (JI) and UB Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences recently convened a panel of renowned experts in a webinar focusing on the real impact of COVID-19 in the context of

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New COPD Research

New research on COPD aims to selectively ‘disarm’ specific pathogens NIH has awarded UB scientists $2.7 million to conduct the research BUFFALO, N.Y. — For decades, bacterial infections in people suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have been treated primarily with traditional antibiotics. While such drugs can

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Buffalo Peers into the Future of Medicine

By Allison Kupferman When you think of Buffalo, do you think of ground-breaking ideas that would shake up the healthcare industry, the Food and Drug Administration, and medical school education? Do you think of self-driving ambulances, genetically-engineered babies, robotic surgery, and DNA regeneration when you think of

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The Genius of the Jacobs Institute

by Shannon Traphagen A new TV show aired recently called Pure Genius, in which a Silicon Valley entrepreneur partnered with a progressive chief of staff to build a medical hospital. The show brought together engineers, surgeons, researchers, and start-up companies, working together and using 3-D printing and

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