No. 1 Innovation: The “Bionic Eye” Becomes Reality (Video)

Cleveland Clinic asked more than 100 of its top experts about the innovations set to reshape healthcare in the coming year. These are their answers — the Top 10 Innovations for 2014. More than 100,000 people in the U.S. and 1.5 million people worldwide have retinitis pigmentosa (RP), a disease whose most devastating consequence is … Read More

No. 2 Innovation: Cancer Treatment Gets Personal (Video)

Cleveland Clinic asked more than 100 of its top experts about the innovations set to reshape healthcare in the coming year. These are their answers — the Top 10 Innovations for 2014. Too often, men and women hear the words “prostate cancer,” “breast cancer,” or “colorectal cancer” from their doctor and immediately think the worst. … Read More

Disrupting Seizures That Disrupt Life (Video)

Cleveland Clinic asked more than 100 of its top experts about the innovations set to reshape healthcare in the coming year. These are their answers — the Top 10 Innovations for 2014. The seizures that come with epilepsy disrupt life. Never knowing when the next one might strike, even day-to-day activities can be filled with … Read More

No. 4 Innovation: A Breakthrough for Hepatitis C (Video)

Cleveland Clinic asked more than 100 of its top experts about the innovations set to reshape healthcare in the coming year. These are their answers — the Top 10 Innovations for 2014. For the 4 million people in the United States with a hepatitis C infection, treatment options have improved greatly in the past three … Read More

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No. 5 Innovation: A Support System for Surgery (Video)

Cleveland Clinic asked more than 100 of its top experts about the innovations set to reshape healthcare in the coming year. These are their answers — the Top 10 Innovations for 2014. In the past, monitoring patients during surgery was relatively simple — a finger on the pulse and a blood pressure cuff. However, advances … Read More

No. 6 Innovation: Fecal Transplant Fights Disease (Video)

Cleveland Clinic asked more than 100 of its top experts about the innovations set to reshape healthcare in the coming year. These are their answers — the Top 10 Innovations for 2014. The microbiota, or mix of microbes, in your intestines exists in a delicate state of balance. Sometimes, antibiotics used for treatment can undo … Read More

No. 7 Innovation: Hope for Acute Heart Failure (Video)

Cleveland Clinic asked more than 100 of its top experts about the innovations set to reshape healthcare in the coming year. These are their answers — the Top 10 Innovations for 2014. Heart failure affects both the length and quality of life. This debilitating ailment accounts for 55,000 deaths annually in this country. Even with … Read More

No. 8 Innovation: A Personal Sedation Station (Video)

Cleveland Clinic asked more than 100 of its top experts about the innovations set to reshape healthcare in the coming year. These are their answers — the Top 10 Innovations for 2014. Colonoscopies are crucial tests for detecting colon cancer and other digestive diseases. But they’re also the most expensive routine screenings that healthy people … Read More

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No. 9 Innovation: Finding Heart Risk Through the Gut (Video)

Cleveland Clinic asked more than 100 of its top experts about the innovations set to reshape healthcare in the coming year. These are their answers — the Top 10 Innovations for 2014. There is a global hunt in progress using cardiovascular fingerprints — scientists call them biomarkers — to identify the risk of heart disease. … Read More

No. 10 Innovation: Targeted Therapy for Cancer (Video)

Note: This story was updated Feb. 14, 2014. Cleveland Clinic asked more than 100 of its top experts about the innovations set to reshape healthcare in the coming year. These are their answers — the Top 10 Innovations for 2014. You need B-cells. As part of your body’s natural defense system, they produce antibodies to … Read More