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National Geographic Channel captured the drama of an awake deep brain stimulation (DBS) surgery of a patient with Parkinson’s disease. In the high-tech operating room at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, robotic and manned handheld cameras, allowed viewers to see exactly what the Neurosurgery team was seeing.
Apr 21Manish Kasliwal, M.D. has been selected as the recipient of a 2017 Edgar G. Dawson Traveling FellowshipAs a recipient of the fellowship, Dr. Kasliwal will be able to spend two to three days at a spinal deformity center
Jan 27UH Neurological Institute part of Cleveland Brain Health Initiative awarded $1.5 million grant by Cleveland FoundationGift is largest to date for project to link groundbreaking work of local scientific and medical leaders in brain disease and disorder treatment
Jan 13Drs. Fernando Alonso and James Wright were accepted into the Congress of Neurological Surgeons Resident Fellow Leadership ProgramDrs. Fernando Alonso and James Wright were selected for this prestigious honor from a national pool of highly competitive applicants
Dec 16Krystal Tomei MD receives Outstanding Young Alumni Award from UF College of MedicineThe award recognizes UF graduates from the past 10 years who have made a significant impact on their industry
Bill Kochevar, of Cleveland, who was paralyzed below his shoulders in a bicycling accident, is believed to be the first person with quadriplegia in the world to have arm and hand movements restored with the help of two temporarily implanted technologies. The research that helped Kochevar was led by Case Western Reserve University, the Cleveland Functional Electrical Stimulation Center at the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center and University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center.