Top Doctors 2013
Innovators, Groundbreakers, Top Doctors.
Art by Cameron Wittig and Randall Nelson
Since the federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality began ranking states in 2006, Minnesota has been in the top three for overall quality of health care. The way our Top Doctors push for medical innovation drives that ranking, keeping the Twin Cities on the cutting edge on many fronts: high-tech advancements, patient care, treatment strategies, and research.
How radial artery angiograms can eliminate hospital stays.
Exploring a new, faster way to treat strokes—using hypothermia.
Teaching future ICU doctors.
Cross-specialty integration improves outcomes for high-risk pregnancies and premature babies.
Technology can help fast-track care for patients with rapidly degenerative diseases.
Empathy is the way to get you to make those terribly mundane lifestyle changes.
The amazing super cells in cord blood may be the key to curing HIV.
Robotic surgery can radically change prostate cancer outcomes.