Penn State Health Spine Center Performs Spine Surgery With Unmatched Precision Using the Mazor X Stealth Edition Robotic Guidance System

The Penn State Health Spine Center at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is transforming spine surgery in central Pennsylvania with the Mazor X Stealth Edition by Medtronic, a robotic guidance system that allows neurosurgeons to plan and execute open and minimally invasive spine surgeries with unprecedented accuracy, producing a bevy of benefits for patients.

Penn State Health Neurosurgery Tackles Rare Diseases

Advanced cerebrovascular and endovascular surgical techniques and technology for complex cases bring patients in central Pennsylvania new hope.

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Propels Neurosurgery Research

Through pointed research efforts that aim to improve patient outcomes and quality of life, the Department of Neurosurgery at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center provides central Pennsylvania and surrounding counties with leading-edge surgical treatments for a variety of neurological conditions.

A Proactive Approach to Detecting Cancer: Penn State Health St. Joseph Cancer Center’s Cancer Risk Evaluation Program

Penn State Health St. Joseph Cancer Center uses genetic evaluation to determine patients’ cancer risk and provide actionable next steps through their Cancer Risk Evaluation Program (CREP).

Penn State Cancer Institute Researchers Promote Personalized Colorectal Cancer Screening in Central Pennsylvania

Colorectal cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer death in central Pennsylvania, which is partially attributable to low screening rates among certain segments of the population. Penn State Cancer Institute researchers are developing and testing strategies to improve screening rates in order to diagnose and treat colorectal cancer in earlier stages, when treatment efficacy is generally optimized.