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    • JUNE 5, 2020
    PMC’s Surgery Department Resumes Elective Surgical Procedures

    PMC’s Surgery Department Resumes Elective Surgical Procedures

    While the Commonwealth is still battling the coronavirus pandemic, Kentuckians are settling into a new normal. Healthcare is leading the way by safely resuming previously restricted services. Hospitals throughout the state were required to postpone elective surgeries and only provide emergent services during the early onset of COVID-19 and Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) complied. Those

    • MAY 15, 2020
    Surgical Services Re-Open With Safety Procedures in Place

    Surgical Services Re-Open With Safety Procedures in Place

    The Commonwealth of Kentucky has put together a plan to slowly re-open the economy. Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) continues to follow the recommendations of Governor Andy Beshear as they begin to re-open medical services for the community. One of the first areas to re-open is the surgery department. Special measures are being made with a

    • MARCH 9, 2020
    PMC First Hospital in Eastern Kentucky With New Biopsy Technology

    PMC First Hospital in Eastern Kentucky With New Biopsy Technology

    Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) is the first hospital in Eastern Kentucky to acquire the latest system available in stereotactic surgical techniques. The ATEC Stereotactic Biopsy from Hologic incorporates imaging, local anesthesia, and tissue extraction, all in one system. This technology assists surgeons in providing specialized care for early detection of breast cancer. Stereotactic breast biopsy

    • DECEMBER 24, 2019
    3D Robotic System Now Reducing Recovery Time for Many PMC Patients

    3D Robotic System Now Reducing Recovery Time for Many PMC Patients

    Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) takes pride in providing world-class quality healthcare to our patients. One example of advance care available at PMC is minimally invasive surgery for qualifying procedures performed by using the da Vinci XI Surgical System. This 3D system provides intelligent technology using a minimally invasive approach that could improve outcomes. PMC surgeons