Cleveland Clinic Performs Nation’s First Uterus Transplant

A team of Cleveland Clinic transplant surgeons and gynecological surgeons performed the nation’s first uterus transplant during a nine-hour surgery Wednesday, Feb. 24. The 26-year-old patient – who is not being identified publicly – was in stable condition Thursday afternoon. The transplanted uterus came from a deceased organ donor. Cleveland Clinic will be making no … Read More

Cleveland Clinic’s Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute Receives $2 Million from Businessman Eugene Shvidler

Cleveland Clinic’s Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute, which is ranked second in the nation for urology and nephrology, has received $2 million from Eugene and Zara Shvidler in support of nephrology and hypertension research. Their gift establishes The Shvidler Endowed Chair in Nephrology and Hypertension Research, which will be used to support current and future … Read More

Velosano 3 Registration Now Open

Registration for VeloSano, the annual cycling event to raise money for cancer research at Cleveland Clinic, is now open to the public. The event will take place July 29 to 31, 2016. Riders can choose either a one- or two-day cycling experience. The one-day rides range from 12 to100 miles, while the two-day ride totals … Read More

New Precision Medicine Guidelines Aimed at Improving Personalized Cancer Treatment Plans for Patients

A committee of national experts, led by a Cleveland Clinic researcher, has established first-of-its-kind guidelines to promote more accurate and individualized cancer  predictions, guiding more precise treatment and leading to improved patient survival rates and outcomes. These new guidelines are changing the traditional approach of cancer staging methods for cancer treatment. The new risk calculators … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Welcomes Keynote Speaker Rev. Dr. Otis Moss Jr. to 24th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Of Celebration

Cleveland Clinic employees and community leaders will join in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, at the InterContinental Hotel & Conference Center, 9801 Carnegie Ave., in Cleveland at the 24th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Celebration. The Honorable Marcia L. Fudgeof theUnited States House of Representatives will … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Announces Changes at Lakewood Hospital

Following Lakewood City Council’s unanimous approval last month of a new Master Agreement between the City of Lakewood, Lakewood Hospital Association and Cleveland Clinic to bring in a new era of healthcare to Lakewood, Cleveland Clinic is moving forward with changes to Lakewood’s healthcare landscape and announcing key details, including: Inpatient services (those requiring an … Read More