Items Tagged ‘Spine’
Is the Smartphone Ruining Our Spines?
Evan Johnson, DPT, director of physical therapy at our Spine Center, was once again invited to present at the annual meeting of the North American Spine Society (NASS)--this is his fourth year in a row...Posted on Dec 31, 2014 by Department Author In Blog, Spine, Spine Center Blog
Dr. Ogden's Expertise in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery is in Demand
Dr. Alfred Ogden has spent a lot of time performing and researching minimally invasive spine (MIS) surgery. As one of a small number of surgeons with such in-depth training, he is often asked to share his knowledge with his peers. MIS surgery can be performed on both the cervical and lumbar spine...Posted on Dec 24, 2014 by Department Author In News, Spine, Spine Center News
Dr. W. Christopher Fox Gives Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery Talk at Mountainside
Our New Jersey affiliate, Dr. William Christopher Fox was invited recently to speak at Mountainside Hospital in Montclair, NJ. The neurosurgeon gave a talk on Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery to a large group of physicians and hospital staff there. "Neurosurgery is a rapidly evolving field,"...Posted on Sep 17, 2014 by Department Author In News, Spine
Dr. Kaiser Supervises Seventeen-Chapter Study in Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine
Congratulations to Dr. Michael Kaiser, Associate Professor of Neurosurgery and Associate Director of the Spine Center, who supervised a seventeen-part guideline update published in the July edition of The Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine, one of the preeminent peer-reviewed spine...Posted on Sep 1, 2014 by Department Author In Featured, Spine, Spine Center Featured
Omar Syed, M.D.
Dr. Omar Syed joined the Mount Kisco Medical Group Department of Neurosurgery in 2012. Born and raised on Long Island, Dr. Syed remained in New York for most of his education and training. He graduated with honors from New York University School of Medicine. During medical school, he completed...
Dr. Donald Quest: Another 2013 Top Doctor
Dr. Donald Quest, J. Lawrence Pool Professor of Neurological Surgery, has once again been named one of America’s Top Doctors for neurological surgery by Castle Connolly. He is listed in their 2013 Top Doctors: New York Metro Area guidebook (and has been for the last eleven years in a...Posted on Jun 3, 2013 by Department Author In Award, Doctors, Neurosurgeons, News, Spine, Spine Center, Spine Center News
Angevine Brings Spinal Deformity Expertise to AANS 2013
Dr. Peter Angevine from the Spine Center was among the neurosurgeons from Columbia's Department of Neurosurgery in New Orleans last month to present at the 81st Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS). He was Co-Director of a Hands-On Course...Posted on May 15, 2013 by Department Author In Doctors, Neurosurgeons, News, Spine, Spine Center, Spine Center News
Spine Center Doctor, Peter D. Angevine, Video on Cervical Foraminotomy
We have another Video Minute for you, presented by Dr. Peter Angevine, Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery at the Spine Center in the Department of Neurological Surgery, CUMC/NYP. In this Video Minute, he discusses how cervical foraminotomy can be an option for patients with nerve root...Posted on Apr 11, 2013 by Brigitte Magar In Education, General Neurosurgery, News, Spine, Video
This is a Solvable Problem: Paige’s Chiari Story
“For the rest of my life I will never forget the words that Dr. Anderson first said when I sat in his office reviewing my daughter’s medical records, ‘This is a solvable problem.’” Tracee’s seven year old daughter Paige had been diagnosed with a Chiari Malformation 1 (CM1) and Syringomyelia. “When I left his office that night I slept for the first time in weeks...Posted on Aug 29, 2012 by Department Author In Blog, Chiari Malformations, Doctors, Neurosurgeons, Pediatric Neurosurgery Featured, Pediatrics, Spine
PT Evan Johnson Speaks to Physicians About Back Pain at NY Pri-Med Conference
Evan Johnson, DPT, Director of Physical Therapy and Administrative Director of the Spine Center, was an invited speaker at last month’s New York Pri-Med Conference: Current Clinical Issues in Primary Care, held at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. In its sixth year, this...Posted on Jul 13, 2012 by Department Author In Blog, Doctors, Presentation, Spine, Spine Center Blog