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Jill Porter

Diseases & Conditions

Einstein Dedicates New State-of-the-Art Electrophysiology Lab

By on 05/22/2018
Einstein’s lab is the only one in the city that uses all of the most advanced equipment.
People

Cancer Doctor’s Heart Transplant Changed His Life—and Practice

By on 04/23/2018
Dr. William Biermann’s experience, he says, makes him more "relatable" to his patients as they face devastating illness.
Diseases & Conditions

Rapper’s Death Shows Need for Vigilance About Heart Failure in African Americans

By on 03/15/2018
Craig Mack's death at the age of 46 is a tragic reminder of the toll the disease takes on African Americans. An Einstein cardiologist explains.
Health & Wellness

Working to Dispel the Root Canal Myth

By on 03/14/2018
Betsy DeVos compared her confirmation hearings to getting a root canal. Einstein endodontist Frederic Barnett, DDS, counters that common misconception.
Health & Wellness

Still a Stigma Associated with Weight-Loss Surgery, Einstein Survey Shows

By on 03/01/2018
Most Philadelphians would approve of a friend or family member getting bariatric surgery—so long as it isn’t themselves.