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UMMC Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery Dr. Hyung Kim, left, attaches electrical leads to acupuncture needles in patient John Keys' shoulders during a treatment at the G.V.

UMMC physicians creating model for opioid use alternatives

Monday, February 19, 2018

When opioids are prescribed for short-term acute pain, it’s too easy for some patients to quickly become addicted. That can spiral out of control, potentially costing them jobs, families and quality of life. Medical Center physicians are working together to give patients alternatives to opioids such as acupuncture, physical therapy and non-opioid medications in hopes of averting addiction before it can take hold.

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New pathology chair values lessons learned from medicine, law, family

New pathology chair values lessons learned from medicine, law, family

Monday, February 19, 2018

Dr. Timothy Allen, a Texas native who joined the Medical Center in January as the new chair of pathology, has also worked as a deputy medical examiner and as an attorney. His way of thinking was shaped by his teachers in high school, undergraduate school, medical school and law school. But, perhaps the most influential teacher of all was in his own home.

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