Specialties
Duke Raleigh Hospital

Specialties

Specialties at Duke Raleigh Hospital

Cardiac Catheterization

Our cardiac cath labs are regional referral centers that operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and provide immediate treatment for heart attack and other emergencies.

Heart Failure

Our goal is to provide you with the care you need, when you need it, so you have the best quality of life possible.

Coronary Artery Disease

Our cardiologists, surgeons, geneticists, imaging technicians, nurses, and others work together to give you an accurate diagnosis and the best treatment for your condition.

Cardiac Rehabilitation

Duke's cardiac prevention and cardiac rehabilitation programs reduce your heart disease risk by helping you implement heart-healthy lifestyle changes.
At Duke Eye Center, you receive prompt, effective treatment at the earliest possible stage to prevent or halt the progression of blinding eye diseases.

Retinal Diseases

Duke retinal specialists use the latest diagnostic, medical, and surgical advances to diagnose and manage all retinal diseases including macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal detachments and tears.

Cataracts

Duke eye surgeons perform thousands of cataract surgeries each year, and can often restore your vision to 20/20.

Glaucoma

Duke glaucoma specialists are experts in advanced treatments to lower eye pressure, and treat all types of glaucoma with the goal of preventing vision loss.

Laser Eye Surgery

Our experience treating complex eye diseases allows us to maximize the safety of your refractive procedure. Our goal is to return you to 20/20 vision or better with minimal discomfort and maximum convenience.

Macular Degeneration

Duke retinal specialists use sophisticated imaging technology and the latest treatment advances to diagnose and manage wet and dry macular degeneration.

Corneal Disease

Duke corneal surgeons are experts in corneal transplantation to treat corneal disease including keratoconus and corneal dystrophies, including Fuchs’ dystrophy.

Colon and Rectal Disease

Duke’s colon and rectal disease specialists use the latest imaging, medical and surgical techniques to diagnose and heal colon and rectal disease.

Esophagus Disorders

Duke GI specialists use sophisticated techniques to evaluate the health of your esophagus. When lifestyle and medications do not work, our surgeons are expertly equipped in a variety of minimally invasive procedures that can relieve your discomfort.

Pancreatic Disease

Duke gastroenterologists and surgeons treat pancreatitis, gallstones and related conditions, including narrowing or leaking in the ducts between the pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts.

Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Our team of rehabilitation specialists can provide you with the support you need to make real progress managing your lung condition.

Lung Cancer

Duke’s lung cancer program is nationally recognized for its innovative, aggressive and personalized approach to detecting and treating lung cancer. Our lung cancer experts offer you more treatment options and better care, while striving to improve your quality of life.
Whatever your diagnosis, our treatment goal is the same: we want you to live the fullest life possible, free from debilitating symptoms, pain, and other side effects caused by neurological disorders.

Stroke

Our experts provide the highest level of stroke care from the second you arrive in the emergency room through your stroke recovery. We are trained in the latest procedures and technology, ensuring you receive a rapid response and coordinated care for your stroke recovery.

Epilepsy

Our experienced epilepsy specialists offer a comprehensive epilepsy evaluation, a wide range of treatment options including medications, dietary therapies, implantable neurostimulators and surgeries.

Voice Care

Duke Voice Care Center specialists are specially trained ear nose and throat physicians, speech pathologists and singing specialists who work together to diagnose and treat voice disorders including laryngitis, vocal nodules, vocal polyps, and vocal cord paralysis.

Sinus Infections and Nasal Disorders

Duke otolaryngologists offer advanced care to children and adults with chronic sinusitis, nasal polyps or obstruction, sinus infections, hay fever, nasal allergies, deviated septum, turbinate enlargement, postnasal drip, nasal or sinus tumors.

Skull Base Tumor Treatment

If you have been diagnosed with a skull base tumor, our skull base experts can help. We work as a team to ensure you receive the best possible skull base tumor treatment while preserving your function and appearance.

Palliative Care

Duke palliative care experts help you experience relief from the pain, symptoms, and stress of serious illness. No matter your age or stage of your illness, we work closely with you and your doctors to help you navigate your healthcare and understand your treatment options.
Duke Spine Center specialists offer comprehensive therapy options and advanced surgeries to help you lead a healthy, pain-free life.

Chronic Back Pain

Our spine specialists use the most advanced techniques and tools to treat people with chronic back and leg pain, failed back surgery syndrome and neuropathic pain that may not respond to other treatments.

Degenerative Disc Disease

Our surgical team treats all forms of degenerative disc disease, including herniated discs and ruptured discs. Whenever possible, we help you avoid the need for surgery.

Spinal Stenosis

Duke's expert spine specialists achieve excellent outcomes for the slow, progressive narrowing of the spine known as spinal stenosis, and compression of the spinal cord, referred to as myelopathy. Whenever possible, our goal is to avoid your need for surgery.

Spinal Curvature Disorders

We offer an array of nonsurgical therapies, minimally invasive procedures and surgical options, including complex reconstructive surgery for kyphosis, scoliosis, flatback syndrome and spondylolisthesis.

Pelvic Floor Disorders

Duke’s urogynecologists and urologists are specially trained to treat pelvic floor disorders including incontinence and dropped bladder (vaginal prolapse).

Kidney Stones

Kidney stone specialists with Duke's nationally ranked urology program use the latest medical advances to diagnose and remove kidney stones.

Male Sexual Dysfunction

Duke’s men’s health specialists treat erectile dysfunction, Peyronie's Disease, problems with ejaculation, low libido, or other low testosterone-related conditions. We provide medical, psychological and surgical treatment options that help you have a healthy sex life.