Kangaroo Care (Skin-to-Skin Care)

MemorialCare teaches and encourages Kangaroo Care, which has been shown to have a significant impact on survival and growth rates and can decrease the number of days in the hospital.

Treatment

Kidney Cancer

Kidney cancer forms in the kidney(s), the organs that remove waste from the blood and transport the wastes to the bladder.

Condition

Knee Joint Injury or Disorder

The knee joint is made up of bone, cartilage, ligaments and fluid. Muscles and tendons help the knee joint move. When any of these structures is hurt or diseased knee problems occur, pain and difficulty walking can be the result.

Condition

Knee Replacement Surgery

Severe knee pain is an ailment that many Americans endure. One of the most effective ways to correct the problem is with total knee replacement surgery. In fact, the procedure is so effective that around 600,000 knee replacement surgeries are performed each year in the United States.

Treatment

Kyphoplasty

Kyphoplasty is a minimally invasive surgical procedure for people suffering with compression fractures of the spine. The procedure involves the insertion of a balloon into the collapsed vertebra, followed by injection of a special material.

Treatment