Posts by Morgan Hembarsky
Ever wonder what your doctor or health provider does outside the exam room? Our 7 Quick Questions series gives you a personal glimpse into the people of UVA.
Spencer Payne, MD, grew up in Poughkeepsie, NY, halfway between NYC and Albany. He has treated ear, nose and throat conditions at UVA since 2007.
1. What did…More »
Your 20s provide a time in your life to learn about your mental, physical and spiritual well-being. I caught up Julia Taylor, MD, adolescent medicine specialist at the Teen and Young Adult Health Center, to learn about the preventive care you can do in your 20s to set you…More »
It’s hard to believe 2015 is already coming to a close. We’ve featured some extraordinary patient stories this year and learned more than we could imagine with our Maternity Monday series. Every day I learn something new about the medical center, and I’m looking forward to the exciting discoveries…More »
“It is not the quantity of the meat but the cheerfulness of the guests, which makes a feast” – Edward Hyde
As we roll into the holiday season, we prepare for the festive parties and events. Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, and New Years – all reasons to enjoy your friends and…More »
This month, researchers announced a key relationship between catching breast cancer early in Appalachian states and a lack of access to primary care and hormone therapy. Researchers also looked at treatment for the deadliest form of brain cancer, controlling cholesterol levels naturally and a new clinical trial to ease symptoms of an…More »