Jefferson University Hospitals


Le Fort Osteotomy

When an abnormally positioned jaw is giving rise to malocclusion problems (a misalignment of teeth), Le Fort osteotomy is often recommended.

Light Therapy

Light therapy is a method used to treat sleep disorders, seasonal affective disorder (SAD), circadian rhythm disorders, depression and other conditions.

Linear Accelerator (LINAC)

Linear accelerator (LINAC) machines have been proven to be a safe, effective treatment option for patients with inoperable brain tumors in dangerous locations, such as the optic nerve and brain stem.

LINX™ Procedure

LINX™ is a flexible ring of small magnets placed around the LES during a minimally invasive surgical procedure.

Liquid Biopsy of Solid Tumors

Researchers at Jefferson's Medical Oncology Associates at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center have pioneered and implemented new tools to monitor a patient's cancer in real time through a simple blood test.

Liver Dialysis

Today, there is an option to prolong your life during the search for a new liver — liver dialysis.

Liver Resection

For individuals diagnosed with liver cancer, this treatment option offers the best chance for long-term survival or cure.

Liver Surgery

The "bloodless" liver resection technique is improving patients' odds of survival and cutting recovery time in half.

Liver Transplant

Cirrhosis, hepatitis and cancer are just some of the conditions that may result in the need for a liver transplant.

Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure (LEEP)

If your gynecologist finds cervical or vaginal problems during a pelvic exam or your Pap test is abnormal, a LEEP may be recommended.