Category Archives: Innovate

Stories that showcase innovation, research and new models of care thanks to donor support.

From the International Space Station to Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center: Amazing innovation in neurosciences!

This Friday evening, May 4, we will be celebrating Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center with the first-annual Legacy of Excellence event. The event will highlight precision medicine at Aurora St. Luke’s and its impact on cardiovascular care, neurosciences and cancer … Continue reading

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How an innovative surgery is helping Mike get back in the game

Lifting weights and being involved in active sports are a huge part of Mike Istwan’s life. So when he started having shoulder pain in 2006, he tried physical therapy first. “I wanted to be as active as possible,” he said. … Continue reading

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Aurora St. Luke’s Cardiology and Heart Surgery Program gets top 50 ranking!

The cardiology and heart surgery specialty at Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center was ranked 37th in the nation in U.S. News & World Report’s 2017-18 Best Hospitals evaluation. For the sixth year in a row, Aurora St. Luke’s is the only Wisconsin heart program … Continue reading

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2017 Aurora Gala raises record $1 million as guests dance to the Commodores

Thank you to the record-breaking crowd that came to celebrate research and advancements led by Aurora Health Care at our Aurora Gala, presented by Synaptive Medical! More than 900 guests danced to surprise entertainment, the Commodores, and raised more than $1 … Continue reading

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Valerie’s story: Revolutionary neuroscience technology worth traveling for- all the way from Texas!

What started as a headache led to a trip from Texas to Wisconsin for the latest innovation in brain surgery. After many tests, Valerie Johnson, a 36-year-old Austin, Texas resident learned she was suffering from a life-threatening brain bleed. Her local doctor referred … Continue reading

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Oncology precision medicine: The future of cancer care

Whether it’s a friend, family member – or maybe even you – cancer touches all of us in some way. And while this devastating disease may be common, treatments for each cancer and each person are highly individual. Now Aurora … Continue reading

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Kradwell students develop skills through gardening program

Decisions, a Kradwell High School class, hosted their first fall vegetable sale of pumpkins, squash and gourds. The sale took place at the gazebo in the beautiful Kradwell Learning Gardens on Aurora’s Behavioral Health Services campus in Wauwatosa, Wis. All … Continue reading

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