Medical Devices

Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging Improves Prostate Cancer Detection and Treatment

Penn State Health is using imaging technology that combines multiple image types to diagnose prostate cancer more precisely and render surgical treatment less invasive and more effective. The technology has significant implications for improving patient quality of life.


At Penn State Health, Endobronchial Valve Systems Offer Treatment for Patients with Advanced Emphysema

The Spiration Valve SYSTEM and the Zephyr Valve, both available at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, allow physicians to treat emphysema via innovative, minimally invasive procedures.


Rib Repair Invention Highlights Hershey Medical Center’s Commitment to Innovation

It requires a remarkable confluence of factors to develop an innovative technology such as the minimally invasive rib fixation system invented by surgeons and other scientists at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.


Illuminating a Path to Enhanced Bladder Cancer Detection

With its acquisition of Blue Light Cystoscopy with Cysview in December 2018, the urological team at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is able to look into the bladder with pinpoint accuracy and immediately remove cancerous lesions that are invisible to the naked eye. More thorough eradication of tumors may reduce recurrence rates and the likelihood that missed cells will develop into more aggressive malignancies.


Penn State Heart and Vascular Institute: Comprehensive Care, Innovative Research

At Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, physician-scientists provide advanced treatments for acute and chronic heart conditions, while furthering the Heart and Vascular Institute’s mission to develop and perfect lifesaving therapies and technologies.


New Era of Radiosurgery Launches at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center: Installation of Gamma Knife Icon

As technologies and techniques have advanced in recent years, Gamma Knife radiosurgery has become a vital tool for enhancing outcomes among patients with brain tumors and other complex neurological disorders. Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center recently reaffirmed its long-standing commitment to provide the most advanced care in the region by upgrading to the latest iteration of the Gamma Knife radiosurgery system: Leksell Gamma Knife®Icon™.


WellSpan Heart & Vascular Brings Leading-edge Cardiovascular Medicine to Central Pennsylvania

WellSpan Heart & Vascular has built a network of cardiovascular care covering York, Adams, Lancaster and Lebanon counties and featuring advanced specialty care in local communities.