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Aimee Copeland | The Augusta Chronicle

...Joseph M. Still Burn Center in early May of 2012 because of a devastating infection called necrotizing fasciitis, which forced surgeons to remove her left leg, right foot and both hands. Her fight to survive and recover from the infection attracted nationwide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/aimee-copeland
Augusta man found competent to stand trial in Barnwell, S.C. surgeon's slaying

...media. Inside Mann's abandoned vehicle an officer found a piece of paper with Riggs' address and phone number. Mann, a general surgeon, worked at the Southern Palmetto Hospital in Barnwell, S.C.A trial date for Riggs is pending.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-15/augusta-man-found-comp
By the Books: Augustan brings ancestor's Civil War journal to life in book

...000-strong army surged toward Charleston, surgeon Francis Marion Roberston fled the city...book Resisting Sherman: A Confederate Surgeon's Journal of the Civil War in the Carolinas...Beatie, $26.95)In the journal, the surgeon frequently quarterbacks military decisions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-07-16/books-augustan-brings-an
Plastic surgeons cut up FX drama 'Nip/Tuck'

...an abomination of what real plastic surgeons and true plastic surgeons do," said Dr. Rod Rohrich, president-elect...of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Dr. Leo McCafferty, a Pittsburgh plastic surgeon and chair of the American Society...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/20/tel_385340.shtml
Television
Surgeons to gain ownership

...in Evans into a joint venture with its surgeons. University's board voted Thursday...ownership shares that can be purchased by surgeons on University's staff for $22,650...University is hoping that at least 20 surgeons will sign up, said Andrew Lasser, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/25/met_93841.shtml
Metro
Plastic surgeons provide some advice about liposuction

...leader among plastic surgeons. "Go to a board-certified surgeon, go to a facility...and Reconstructive Surgeons. Patients "do need...there is." Several surgeons suggested that to...at one time. If a surgeon proposes to remove...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/25/tec_213559.shtml
XXX Technology
Surgeons' new strategy aims to prevent rejection

...is, hand transplant surgeons at University of Pittsburgh...experienced hand transplant surgeons, has a new immunosuppressive...hand transplant, said surgeon Gerald Brandacher...teams be involved, said surgeon Vijay Gorantla, who...transplantation came from hand surgeons, Dr. Gorantla said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/22/met_512306.shtml
Metro
Former U.S. surgeons general have plan to cut smoking

WASHINGTON -- Four former surgeons general on Tuesday unveiled a plan...10-point plan endorsed by the former surgeons general and other health advocates...10-point plan Tuesday were former surgeons general Dr. C. Everett Koop, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/04/liv_403317.shtml
Life & style
Surgeons perform rare surgery on baby born with second head

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic -- A team of surgeons began operating Friday on a Dominican infant born with a...partially formed brain, ears, eyes and lips. Eighteen surgeons, nurses and doctors were to take several rotations to cut...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/07/liv_403707.shtml
Life & style
Not all appendicitis cases need surgery

...appendicitis.Dr. Paulina Salminen, a surgeon at Turku University in Finland and colleagues...have surgery or who live in areas where a surgeon is not available. Importantly, these...sicker will need urgent evaluation by a surgeon. Overall, surgery remains the standard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-07-15/not-all-appendicitis-cas