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Blue Valley Hospital Pain & Migraine Center Now Open in Overland Park, Kansas

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (December 19, 2016) – Blue Valley Hospital is pleased to announce the grand opening of the new, more spacious BVH Pain & Migraine Center. Blue Valley Hospital began providing interventional pain management services in 2014 to serve the growing number of people in Kansas City suffering from chronic pain. The decision to expand is the result of a rapid increase in patients from the surrounding areas. This new office is located adjacent to Blue Valley Hospital at ...

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Blue Valley Hospital Offers Minimally Invasive Treatment for SI Joint Hypermobility

On August 11, 2015, Blue Valley Hospital in Overland Park, Kansas performed the first implantation of the Samba Screw SI Fixation System in the Kansas City region. Dr. Dwayne Jones, Interventional Pain Specialist, performed the procedure. This new procedure is a less invasive treatment option for patients with low back pain caused by SI joint hypermobility. Research shows that for up to 30 percent of patients the sacroiliac joint is the ...

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Blue Valley Hospital and Blue Valley Surgical Associates Announces Partnership with CrossChx

Blue Valley Hospital (BVH) and Blue Valley Surgical Associates (BVSA) are proud to announce our partnership with CrossChx, a leader in healthcare intelligence solutions that was founded with the support of the state of Ohio. On July 1, 2015 CrossChx will install their SafeChx system at all BVH and BVSA registration points, offering patients advanced medical identity theft protection and efficient patient registration while improving health outcomes and reducing the risk of medical errors. The system is very simple to ...

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Blue Valley Hospital Hosts the First US Surgery with the Minuteman® G3 Percutaneous Interlaminar Fusion Device

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (April 20, 2015) – On Monday, April 20, Dr. Harold Hess, neurosurgeon, performed the first US surgical implantation of the Minuteman G3, currently the world’s only percutaneous interlaminar fusion device.

The Minuteman G3 is indicated for the treatment of degenerative disc disease and spondylolisthesis (slippage of the spine) where symptoms are usually low back and leg pain. The percutaneous lateral approach used to implant the device eliminates the lateral dissection of sensitive back muscles often associated with lumbar ...

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