New Study Underway to Optimize Cervical Disc Replacement

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center spearheads equivalence study comparing two different types of disc replacements on the market: prodisc® C and Mobi-C®.

Penn State Health Spine Center Offers a New, Minimally Invasive Option for Treating Painful Spinal Metastases

Continuing a trend of adding less invasive therapeutic options to its spine surgeons’ armamentarium, the Penn State Health Spine Center at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center now offers the OsteoCool RF Ablation System by Medtronic, a treatment that allows surgeons to palliate painful spinal metastases with radiofrequency (RF) ablation and stabilize the spine during the same procedure.

Penn State Children’s Hospital Nears Completion on $148 Million Expansion

Prior to 2013, Penn State Children’s Hospital’s patients and families shared space with the adult hospital on the campus of Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. A three-story addition to the standalone Children’s Hospital that opened in 2013 — slated to be complete in November 2020 — will bring all children’s services into the Penn State Children’s Hospital, including a larger neonatal intensive care unit as well as the Labor and Delivery unit and postpartum patient rooms for women.

Nationally Ranked Pediatric Nephrology Division

U.S. News & World Report ranks Penn State Children’s Hospital’s Pediatric Nephrology division as 48th in America.

Penn State Children’s Hospital Brings Specialized Pediatric Hematology Services to Central Pennsylvania

Hematology services within the Penn State Children’s Hospital’s Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology adds a key layer of expertise to the diagnosis and treatment of children with blood disorders.