Dancel describes benefits of UNC Medicine Procedure Service in Chair's Corner Podcast

The latest episode of the Department of Medicine Chair's Corner features a conversation with Ron Falk, MD, and Ria Dancel, MD, associate professor of medicine in the Division of Hospital Medicine. Dancel highlights the procedures that the UNC Medicine Procedure Service provides and how the service's benefits in resident training and patient care.

Dancel describes benefits of UNC Medicine Procedure Service in Chair's Corner Podcast click to enlarge Ria Dancel, MD
"When we walk into a patient’s room and we say, “Good morning, we are about to do XYZ procedure on you.” The question we usually get is, 'Well how many of these have you done?"
 
- Dr. Ria Dancel


Topics include:

  • About the UNC Medicine Procedure Service
  • How UNC physicians put patients at ease
  • How Dr. Dancel got into this profession, and how training has changed
  • Ultrasounds and how they help physicians, and how the service benefits patients
  • What patients should ask
  • Follow-up with patients & review of the service


Listen to the podcast on the Department of Medicine website.