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Investigations into cancer, neuroscience, heart disease and stroke, and many other fields keep UT Southwestern at the forefront of medical progress.
A study that reviewed genetic testing results from 1.45 million individuals found that nearly 25 percent of “variants of uncertain significance” were subsequently reclassified – sometimes as less likely to be associated with cancer, sometimes as more likely.News Releases
As one of the premier academic medical centers in the nation, UT Southwestern trains the physicians, medical scientists, and health care professionals of the future.
Dr. W. P. Andrew Lee, a world leader in hand transplantation at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, will become the new Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, Provost, and Dean, UT Southwestern Medical School, effective Feb. 4, 2019.News Releases
We’re one of the world’s top academic medical centers, treating more than 60 subspecialties, several of which are consistently ranked among the nation’s best by U.S. News & World Report. Appointments: 214-645-8300
UT Southwestern Medical Center has retained its listing as the No. 1-ranked hospital in Dallas-Fort Worth and No. 2 in Texas, while ranking nationally among the top 50 programs in seven clinical specialty areas.MedBlog
The story of UT Southwestern is one of phenomenal growth, fueled by exceptional people with an extraordinary vision: to establish an academic medical center second to none.
Science in the City at UT Southwestern
More than 200 North Texans of all ages spent a recent Saturday delighting in the joy of discovery at UT Southwestern. They were invited behind the scenes into the labs of physician-scientists studying some of the most critical conditions of our time.
Alternative medicines: Are they good for cancer patients?
More than 30 percent of cancer patients report using complementary and alternative medicine like yoga, acupuncture, and herbal supplements. As UT Southwestern radiation oncologist Dr. Nina Sanford explains, some unconventional therapies can be beneficial while undergoing treatment, while others come with risks.
One-two punch helps explain greatest unmet need in cardiology
Nearly half of patients admitted to the hospital for heart failure have no treatment options. Cardiology researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have gained new insight into the underlying basis of the condition that points to a new approach that could help patients worldwide.
Advancing breast cancer care
UT Southwestern Medical Center now offers more precise radiation treatments for breast cancer with a new, cutting-edge device that is only the second of its kind in the world.