Doctors

Google Glass-Based Startup Raises $17 Million in Funding

Augmendix, based in San Francisco, has raised $40 million so far.

Reuters

How This Entrepreneur Paid Off $400,000 Without Closing His Business

A struggling pediatrician reshapes himself into an entrepreneur and builds a healthcare powerhouse.

Doctors Use Virtual Reality to Map Patient's Brain During Surgery

Virtual reality is becoming increasingly useful when it comes to the medical field.

Billy Steele

New York City Dermatologist Who Pioneered Subway Advertising Has Shuttered His Practice

Garish ads starring Dr. Jonathan Zizmor offering acne anecdotes, laser peels and tattoo removal procedures will be no more.

Geoff Weiss

Google's Next Goal: Trying to Improve Robot-Assisted Surgery

Through a new partnership with Johnson & Johnson, Google is coming to an operating room near you.

Apple's Health Tech Takes Early Lead Among Top Hospitals

Fourteen of 23 top hospitals said they have rolled out a pilot program of Apple's HealthKit service.

Reuters

This Health App Puts Real, Live Medical Professionals In Your Pocket

For $15 a week, Vida delivers live, one-on-one personalized medical advice from health-care pros.

Augmedix, the Google Glass App for Medical Data Entry, Raises $16 Million

The startup is developing an app for Google Glass that will give doctors easier access to patient information.

Carly Okyle

How This Google Glass Startup Is Saving Doctors Time

Ian Shakil and Pelu Tran help doctors by slashing data-entry work, thanks to Google Glass.

Google Is Now Connecting Users Searching for Symptoms With Doctors Over Video Chat

The conventional wisdom 'don't diagnose your illness over the Internet' may be changing.

Laura Entis

Championing Patient-Centered Innovation

An often-overlooked source for great ideas are those who live or work on the front lines of health care.

Louis Foreman