Latest Neurosurgeons Stories

2011-07-28 00:01:01

Todd Kuether, MD opens a new practice location in Tualatin affiliated with a new state of the art surgery facility. Tualatin, OR (PRWEB) July 27, 2011 Todd Kuether, MD Neurosurgery has opened a new office in Tualatin, Oregon. Dr. Kuether operates at Legacy Good Samaritan, Legacy Emanuel and also at the new Wilshire Surgery Center "“ a state of the art facility across the street from St. Vincent Hospital in Beaverton. Dr. Kuether was locally trained in Neurosurgery at Oregon Health...

2011-07-20 00:00:31

Mina Foroohar, MD, FACS, a board-certified neurosurgeon in Arlington Heights, Ill., has developed an educational web site for her private practice, Northwest Neurosurgery Institute, LLC. The site offers in-depth, yet plain-English information on brain and spine conditions and state-of-the-art treatment options. Arlington Heights, IL (PRWEB) July 19, 2011 Chicago-area board-certified neurosurgeon Mina Foroohar, MD, FACS, has launched a new web site, http://www.northwestneurosurgery.com. This...

2011-07-14 16:13:59

Approximately five to ten percent of patients with primary or metastatic cancer suffer from devastating neurological complications such as headaches, seizures, confusion, difficulty swallowing and visual disturbances. These deficits are caused by a life-threatening form of brain invasion from cancer called neoplastic meningitis. Santosh Kesari, MD, PhD, at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and colleagues have utilized a novel combined technique to treat cancer...

2011-04-16 00:40:04

Neurosurgery Journal Highlights the High-Flow Procedure Developed by Saleem Abdulrauf On the cover of a recent edition of Neurosurgery, the highest circulation medical journal in the field, readers saw an artist's intricate depiction of the high-flow brain bypass technique developed by SLU professor of neurosurgery, Saleem Abdulrauf, M.D. Also in the March issue (Volume 63.3) of the journal, Abdulauf shared details of a surgery he performed to treat a patient's brain aneurysm, a weak area in...

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