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Permanente Medicine in Action

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Feeling Lucky After Emergency Heart Surgery Saved Her Life

Cardiothoracic surgeon Geoff Allen, MD, repairs Heather Westmoreland's life-threatening aortic dissection.

Recognizing Exceptional Physician Contributions

Annually, The Permanente Medical Group honors a select group of physicians with an award named after its founder.

Excellence in Maternity Care

Kaiser Permanente Northern California hospitals excel in maternity care, according to Newsweek magazine’s Best Maternity Hospitals 2020 report.

Research in the News

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Fewer Endometrial Cancer Diagnoses During COVID-19 Pandemic

New Kaiser Permanente study one of first to show novel coronavirus impact on cancer detection.

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Early Colorectal Cancer Screening Benefits African Americans

Kaiser Permanente study supports starting screening at age 45 among this higher-risk population.

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Kaiser Permanente Researchers Develop New Prostate Cancer Risk Calculator

Shared decision-making tool provides information that can help patients during prostate cancer screening.

Honoring Physician Excellence

We honor physician excellence and highlight outstanding achievements in innovation, research, teaching and leadership—and the daily impact physicians have on the lives of our patients.

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