UofL Physicians News

April 24, 2018

As construction continues on the University of Louisville Physicians Novak Center for Children’s Health at the University of Louisville’s Health Sciences Center, a distinctive...

April 24, 2018

Amidst the fun and excitement of the Kentucky Derby each year, signs of a dark world arise – the dark world of sex trafficking, particularly of children and teens.

It is a practice that...

April 12, 2018

The extravagance of the Kentucky Derby is clearly on display each year through the rich diversity of the food and drink served both at the track and at the multitude of Derby parties held...

April 9, 2018

Julia Semple spent 10 years trying to figure out what was wrong.

“It started with my head sort of twitching back and forth, like when you shake your head ‘no.’ It was completely involuntary...

FND Awareness Day
April 6, 2018

Functional Movement Disorders (FMD) are common conditions involving abnormal movements – jerking, tremor or issues with gait or speech. The problems are due to miscommunications in the central...

April 3, 2018

 The harms of adult over-involvement in youth sports and ways to support children’s physical activity will be explored at the “Building Hope” public lecture on Tuesday, April 10.


March 23, 2018

Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 14. Prevention providers with UofL Physicians are hosting a community health fair from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Southside Baptist Church, 804...

Cancer patient
March 19, 2018

Dr. Liz Cash, of UofL Physicians – Ear, Nose & Throat discusses cancer and depression.

March Madness healthy snacking
March 13, 2018

New Year’s resolutions made in January to eat healthy don’t have to be sabotaged during March Madness, said Whitney Cessna, M.S., R.D.N., L.D.N, diabetes educator at University of Louisville...

Kathleen Prezocki shows writing and twirls after implant of DBS
March 1, 2018

When Kathleen Prezocki’s essential tremor progressed to the point that she could no longer do many of the things she enjoyed, she knew it was time to take action.

“It was affecting me in...