The first human heart transplant took place 50 years ago in South Africa, but Columbia was among a handful of places that helped the field mature.
Columbia surgeons use a 3-D printed model of a patient's heart to guide complex surgery to fix the infant's congenital defects.
Study compares robot-assisted surgery with conventional laparoscopic surgery for benign gynecologic conditions.
NYP/CUMC welcomes new director of aortic surgery and of the Cardiovascular Institute.
Technique induces insulin production in the livers of patients who require a total pancreatectomy.
Columbia surgeons and radiation oncologists deliver precise radiotherapy immediately following cancer tumor removal.