Jefferson University Hospitals

Results

Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)

This treatment is FDA approved for palliation of esophageal cancer and for other esophageal cancers which fail to respond to standard treatment.

Photorejuvenation

Photorejuvenation treatments can be done on the full face, neck, arm, hand or chest using pulses of visible light that improve redness and flushing, as well as the visible signs of sun damage and aging.

Physical Therapy

The goal of physical therapy is to help you increase your mobility, reduce pain, restore function, and prevent disability, allowing you to move independently through your environment.

Pillar Procedure

The Pillar procedure is a relatively noninvasive procedure in which several tiny polyester implants are placed into the floppy portion of the roof of the mouth to treat sleep apnea.

Pipeline Embolization Device

This device is ideal for treating very large intracranial aneurysms, because it seals off the aneurysms from the arterial blood flow, reducing their outward push on the vessel walls while preventing a life-threatening rupture.

PleurX Drainage System

Drain fluid from your abdomen or chest at home and on your own schedule — so you can manage fluid buildup before it becomes too uncomfortable.

Portal Hypertension Surgery

You may be a candidate for portal hypertension surgery where surgeons use a "shunt" to help relieve the pressure within the blood vessels.

Positional Therapy

This therapy involves positioning your body so that your airway is more likely to remain open while sleeping.

PRP Injections

PRP injections allow our medical professionals to take concentrated platelets from a person's body and inject them into parts of the body that have been injured or damaged to promote healing.

Pulmonary Function Tests (PFTs)

By assessing lung volumes, capacities, rates of flow and gas exchange, PFTs provide information that, when evaluated by your physician, can help diagnosis certain lung disorders.