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Some Hospitals Turning To Robots For Enhanced Knee Replacement Surgery

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – What if knee surgery was more precise, customized from patient to patient, and had a speedy recovery?

Some doctors are now using robots designed specifically for knee replacements. 491 more words


Baby weighing over 13 pounds born in Pennsylvania

WATCH ABOVE: We’re talking “big baby.” Dave Crawley reports.

TORONTO – A Pittsburgh area couple has stunned local medical staff after welcoming their baby boy into the world Thursday, weighing in at a whopping 13 lbs., 10 oz. 178 more words


Couple Welcomes Big Bundle Of Joy In 13-Lb Baby

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Isaac Michael Hall entered the world Thursday morning at West Penn Hospital, weighing in at 13 pounds, 10 ounces. We’re talking “big baby.” 226 more words


Police looking for David Soldati, missing man who left West Penn Hospital | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh police asked the public for help today finding a man in a wheelchair who went missing after he left West Penn Hospital Tuesday.

David Soldati, 56, of Squirrel Hill, was spotted on surveillance footage coming out of the South Millvale Avenue side of the hospital about 10:15 a.m., but he did not appear on cameras around the corner.


Police Locate Man In Wheelchair Who Went Missing From Hospital

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh Police say they have located a man that went missing from West Penn Hospital on Tuesday.

According to police, David Soldati, 56, of Squirrel Hill, was found safe at a friend’s house in Homestead. 243 more words


Special Edition: West Penn Hospital - Bloomfield

Last Wednesday night, my boyfriend and I were completely stumped as to what to make for dinner. He wanted pizza, and I hadn’t eaten in three days. 1,034 more words


Report: Hospitals Bracing For 'Polar Vortex Baby' Surge

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – It was only a few short months ago that the Polar Vortex had its icy grip on the area.

Who could forget that endless winter of 2013-2014, and the infamous polar vortex? 269 more words