Hackers Can Take Over That Robot Performing Your SurgeryA team of researchers successfully hacked a robot designed to carry out surgical procedures, prompting fears the devices could be taken over by hackers with malicious intent.
First Set Of Complicated Kidney Swaps Completed At California Pacific Medical Center In San FranciscoSurgeons at San Francisco's California Pacific Medical Center have completed the first three kidney transplants of a series of kidney swaps started by a woman who wanted to help save a life.
54-Year Old Santa Rosa Surgeon Sentenced To Jail For Sexting 13-Year Old GirlA Santa Rosa orthopedic surgeon was sentenced in Marin County Superior Court Wednesday to a year in jail and five years probation for arranging to meet a 13-year-old girl to commit lewd acts.
Stanford Surgeon Under ‘Modified Quarantine’ In San Mateo County After Returning From LiberiaA Stanford surgeon has been put on modified quarantine in San Mateo County after treating Ebola patients in Liberia for the past month.
Sacramento Heart Surgeon Helps Man Who Delivered Him 45 Years AgoA Sacramento obstetrician is getting a late thank you from a baby he delivered 45 years ago.
Jefferson Award Winner, SF Surgeon Helps Young Offenders Move Away From ViolenceSan Francisco General Hospital said a third of the shooting, stabbing and beating victims it treats return to the emergency room, injured from yet another crime. But one doctor has come up with a way to stop the revolving door of violence.
Daily Madden: Sports Medicine Pioneer Of 'Tommy John' Surgery Dies Dr. Frank Jobe, whose Tommy John surgery has saved the careers of numerous athletes, died in Santa Monica Thursday at age 88.
Bonds' Surgeon Undercuts Government's Perjury CaseProsecutors called Barry Bonds' orthopedic surgeon to the witness stand Thursday at the home-run slugger's perjury trial -- but they may wish they hadn't.