Neurosurgeon Plano TX

Neurosurgeon Plano TX: Basics of chronic traumatic encephalopathy

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April 26, 2016

For a neurosurgeon Plano TX, concussions are a topic of regular conversation. Texas is a "football state," and as such, we probably see a higher number of concussions than many others. One topic that has been circulating around the football world lately is chronic traumatic encephalopathy---a degenerative brain disease rearing its ugly head in NFL headlines. With so many ... read more

Tips for Finding the Right Neurosurgeon for You

By user editor
February 26, 2016

The World Health Organization recently released a study that showed that of the top three disability classes, 80% of problems have a neurological cause. However, some disabilities have other physical symptoms, especially for the estimated 40% of the population who suffer from bulging or herniated discs. Although some of these people may have no symptoms, ... read more

Neurosurgeon Plano TX: Lumbar Spinal Stenosis and How it's Treated

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February 18, 2016

A neurosurgeon Plano TX treats disorders of the peripheral and central nervous system. This includes brain surgery, treatment for neck and back pain, thoracic surgery, lumbar fusion and carpal tunnel release. Some of their most requested treatments are performed to relieve incapacitating lower back pain from conditions like spinal stenosis. Neurosurgeon Plano TX: Spinal Stenosis  ... read more

3 Operations Neurosurgeons Can Use to Save Lives

By user editor
February 1, 2016

Brain injuries and diseases can continue to affect people for the rest of their lives. Even minor conditions can have a lasting impact on brain activity, and -- in turn -- bodily functions. According to a worldwide study conducted by the World Health Organization, a whopping eight out of 10 disorders in the top three ... read more