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3/2/2020
KUSI

​Features Denise Capozzi, director, Family Houses at UC San Diego Health, and Kristin Mekeel, MD

11/12/2019
Self

​Features Roger Sur, MD

10/14/2019
UC San Diego Health has enrolled its first patient to evaluate a hand-held technology to fragment kidney stones. The clinical trial will assess the safety and effectiveness of breaking up kidney stone ...
8/27/2019
For the first time in Southern California, surgeons at UC San Diego Health have transplanted the kidney of a deceased donor with HIV into a recipient with a pre-existing HIV infection. The procedure i ...
3/14/2019
UC San Diego Health performed an autotransplant on a patient with only one kidney and nutcracker syndrome, where a renal vein becomes compressed by two arteries. The affected kidney was placed in the ...
1/3/2018
Yahir Santiago-Lastra, MD, a urologist trained in neuro-urology and pelvic reconstruction, explains why offering a transitional urology program can increase compliance with disease management and redu ...