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  • FIRST G20 WORLD BRAIN MAPPING & THERAPEUTIC SCIENTIFIC SUMMIT BROUGHT TOGETHER SCIENTISTS, DIGNITARIES TO DISCUSS FORMING GLOBAL NEUROSCIENCE ALLIANCE
    Long Island Physician-Scientists Drs. Rak and Stecker Played Key Roles
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  • ANNUAL CLINIC DAY 2014
    Neurosurgery Section Annual Clinic Day will Educate Long Island Physicians, Nurses and PA's on Issues and Techniques in Neurological Surgery
    NSPC'S Dr. Alan Mechanic and Dr. Stephen Onesti Will Moderate; Dr. Mechanic is Program Chair
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  • DRS. LEE TESSLER AND JAI GREWAL NAMED “RISING STARS” BY PUBLISHERS OF SUPER DOCTORS®
    No More Than 2.5% of New York’s Physicians Achieve This Designation
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  • DR GAD KLEIN OF NSPC’s CONCUSSION CENTER WAS RECENTLY INTERVIEWED BY NBC NEW YORK’S PEI-SZE CHENG ON FOOTBALL HELMET SAFETY AT TRI-STATE SCHOOLS
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  • DRS. STECKER AND RAK TO SPEAK AT FIRST G20 WORLD BRAIN MAPPING & THERAPEUTIC SCIENTIFIC SUMMIT IN AUSTRALIA
    Ramin Rak, M.D., F.A.A.N.S. November 13 Meeting Will Bring Together Leading Scientists and Dignitaries from G20 Nations to Discuss Forming a Global Neuroscience Alliance
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  • DR. BRIAN SNYDER IS FIRST NEUROSURGEON ON LONG ISLAND TO IMPLANT “REVOLUTIONARY” NEW DEVICE TO REDUCE SEIZURES
    Brian J. Snyder, M.D., of the Epilepsy Center at Neurological Surgery, P.C. (NSPC) NeuroPace® RNS® Shown to Help Patients Whose Epilepsy Can’t be Controlled with Drugs
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  • DR. LEE TESSLER TO BE HONORED BY VOICES AGAINST BRAIN CANCER AT OCTOBER 19 RUN/WALK
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  • DR. LEE TESSLER APPOINTED TO VIRTUALTRIALS.ORG MEDICAL ADVISORY BOARD
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  • RENOWNED CHIARI MALFORMATION EXPERT DR. PAOLO BOLOGNESE JOINS NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY, P.C.
    Will Direct New Chiari Neurosurgical Center at NSPC
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  • LONG ISLAND BRAIN TUMOR CENTER AT NSPC NAMED “PREMIERE EVENT FLAGSHIP SPONSOR” OF L.I. BRAIN TUMOR WALK
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  • NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY, P.C. OFFERS “SENSE™” CLINICAL TRIAL FOR SEVERE, CHRONIC LOW BACK AND LEG PAIN
    Only Site on Long Island to Study Combination of Neurostimulation Therapies for Patients with Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
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  • SEVEN NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY, P.C. PHYSICIANS RECOGNIZED AS “TOP DOCTORS” IN NEWSDAY’S MAGAZINE
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  • DR. IVAN MIKOLAENKO APPOINTED TO KEY POSITION AT SOUTH NASSAU COMMUNITIES HOSPITAL
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  • LONG ISLAND GAMMA KNIFE® PERFEXION™ AT SOUTH NASSAU COMMUNITIES HOSPITAL CAN TREAT MULTIPLE BRAIN METASTASES IN ONE SESSION
    Led by Drs. Michael Brisman and Edward Mullen, South Nassau's Gamma Knife Center is Most Experienced on Long Island
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  • NEWSDAY NAMES DR. RAMIN RAK ONE OF LONG ISLAND'S PEOPLE ON THE MOVE
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  • ARTEM Y. VAYNMAN, MD, FAANS, AND ZACHARIAH M. GEORGE, MD WITH NSPC NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY, P.C. DISCUSS BRINGING PROGRESSIVE SPINE SURGERY TO LONG ISLAND.
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  • DR. BRISMAN AND DR. PILE-SPELLMAN NAMED IN NEW YORK MAGAZINE’S “BEST DOCTORS 2014” LIST
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  • NEW STUDY IS FIRST TO SHOW THAT MANY EPILEPSY PATIENTS WHO FAIL TO TAKE MEDICATIONS EXPERIENCE DEPRESSION
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  • 5 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT NEW SUFFOLK COUNTY MEDICAL SOCIETY TREASURER, DR RAMIN RAK
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  • LONG ISLAND BRAIN TUMOR CENTER AT NSPC / ST. FRANCIS HOSPITAL SYMPOSIUM EDUCATES HEALTH PROFESSIONALS ON BRAIN CANCER CLINICAL TRIALS
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  • DR. RAMIN RAK ELECTED TREASURER OF SUFFOLK COUNTY MEDICAL SOCIETY
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  • DR. RAMIN RAK SPEAKS BEFORE U.S. CONGRESS ABOUT BRAIN MAPPING DURING AWAKE BRAIN SURGERY
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  • DR. ETTINGER SPEAKS AT 66TH ANNUAL MEETING OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF NEUROLOGY
    Presents A Summary of Perampanel Clinical Studies: An Analysis of Psychiatric and Behavioral events (one of the newest epilepsy drugs)
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  • DR. RAMIN RAK SPEAKS BEFORE U.S. CONGRESS ABOUT BRAIN MAPPING DURING AWAKE BRAIN SURGERY
    Schedule of speakers posted
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  • DR. ALAN ETTINGER IS QUOTED IN NEWSDAY'S FEATURE: New study says marijuana may help some MS symptoms
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  • DR. RAMIN RAK TO SPEAK BEFORE U.S. CONGRESS ABOUT BRAIN MAPPING DURING AWAKE BRAIN SURGERY
    Will be One of 10 Experts from Across Nation to Speak, As Part of Congressional Briefing on Brain Mapping and Neuroscience
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  • NSPC’s DR. BRIAN SNYDER AND DR. ELIZABETH TRINIDAD TRAINED TO IMPLANT “REVOLUTIONARY” NEW DEVICE TO REDUCE SEIZURES NeuroPace® RNS® Shown to Help Patients Whose Epilepsy Can’t be Controlled with Drugs
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  • NEW BOOK WILL HELP BUSY PHYSICIANS ACHIEVE MORE ACCURATE NEUROLOGICAL DIAGNOSIS
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  • SURGERY WITH DR. MICHAEL BRISMAN CURES GREENVALE RESIDENT IRENA WOJCIK'S FACIAL SPASMS
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  • SPINAL SURGERY WITH DR. GERALD ZUPRUK ENABLES BOHEMIA RESIDENT CORINNE ROSS TO OVERCOME 15 YEARS OF PAIN AND DISABILITY
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  • MASTIC BEACH WOMAN BOUNCES BACK FROM BRAIN TUMOR THANKS TO SURGERY WITH DR. ELIZABETH TRINIDAD
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  • LONG ISLAND BRAIN TUMOR CENTER AT NSPC AND VOICES AGAINST BRAIN CANCER OFFER BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP
    The Long Island Brain Tumor Center (LIBTC) at Neurological Surgery, P.C. (NSPC) and Voices Against Brain Cancer today announced that they are hosting a free monthly support group for people who have lost a loved one to primary brain cancer (not metastatic cancer). 
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  • DR. JONATHAN L. BRISMAN IS INTERVIEWED BY REUTERS HEALTH
    Dr Brisman is interviewed by Reuters Health in feature called Intracranial Atherosclerosis an important player in stroke in whites.
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  • BRAIN CANCER VACCINE BREAKS THROUGH
    Brain Cancer Vaccine Breaks Through - Vaccine uses a patient's immune system to pass through the blood-brain barrier and recognize and kill the most deadly cancer cells.
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  • SEVEN NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY, P.C. PHYSICIANS RECOGNIZED AS “TOP DOCTORS” IN NEW DIRECTORY
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  • ST. ANTHONY’S H.S. ATHLETE, NICHOLAS POLO, MAKES STRONG RECOVERY FOLLOWING BRAIN TUMOR SURGERY,
    THANKS TO DR. JOHN GRANT
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  • NSPC PROVIDES ADVANCED BRAIN TUMOR CARE TO LONG ISLAND
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  • DR ONESTI ELECTED VICE-PRESIDENT OF MEDICAL STAFF AT SOUTH NASSAU
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  • DON'T LIVE WITH A PAIN IN YOUR NECK OR BACK
    Safer Spine Surgery Devices Used By Neurosurgeon William J. Sonstein, M.D., F.A.C.S.
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  • TREATMENT FOR SPINAL STENOSIS IS PAINLESS AND SIMPLE
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  • DR. MATTHEW KERN AMONG THE FIRST TO BE CERTIFIED TO IMPLANT NEW ARTIFICIAL SPINAL DISC FOR TWO-LEVEL CERVICAL DISC REPLACEMENT
    Mobi-C®, First Artificial Cervical Disc Approved for Two-Level Arthroplasty, Shown in Studies To Have Better Long-Term Results Than Cervical Fusion Jan 2014 | Read feature
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  • DR. STEPHEN ONESTI NAMED “SUPER DOCTOR®”
    No More Than 5% of New York’s Physicians Achieve This Designation
    December 2013 | Read feature
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  • DR MICHAEL BRISMAN FEATURED IN MD NEWS
    Treating More Than Malignancies: The Many Benefits of Gamma Knife Radiosurgery at South Nassau Communities Hospital

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  • DR. LEE TESSLER NAMED “RISING STAR” BY PUBLISHERS OF SUPER DOCTORS®
    No More Than 2.5% of New York’s Physicians Achieve This Designation
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  • DR BROWN PRESENTS A LECTURE AT SIMBIDOR BRAZILIAN SYMPOSIUM AND INTERNATIONAL MEETING ON PAIN
    November 2013 in Sao Paulo, Brazil | More info
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  • DR LEE TESSLER ON FOX TV DISCUSSES DC VAX BEING USED TO HELP TREAT TUMORS
    Fighting Cancer - Human Body May Hold the Key to a Cure
    November 7 | Watch Video
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  • 9th ANNUAL STROKE & NEUROCRITICAL CARE SYMPOSIUM
    November 14 & 15 2013 | Winthrop University Hospital | More info
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  • DR. JOSEPH J. MOREIRA ELECTED TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL MONITORING
    November 7, 2013 | Read feature
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  • GAD KLEIN, PhD QUOTED IN NEWSDAY ALZHEIMER'S ARTICLE
    November 7, 2013 | Read feature
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  • MEET DR. JONATHAN BRISMAN AND DISCOVER WHAT IT TAKES TO MAKE NY MAGAZINE'S "BEST DOCTORS" LIST Watch video
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  • HYPOTHERMIA, ALONG WITH DEDICATED HEALTH CARE TEAM AND FAMILY, SAVE VALLEY STREAM MAN’S LIFE
    October 28, 2013 | Read feature
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  • DR. ELIZABETH TRINIDAD NAMED TO NATIONAL “WOMEN IN NEUROSURGERY TO KNOW” LIST
    October 11, 2013 | Read feature
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  • NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY, P.C. PUBLISHES NEWSLETTER ON PITUITARY TUMORS
    October 2013 | Read feature
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  • SPINE SURGERY BY DR. ARTEM VAYNMAN GIVES LONG ISLAND MAN HIS QUALITY OF LIFE
    October 2013 | Read feature
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  • DR. RAMIN RAK ELECTED TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE SOCIETY FOR BRAIN MAPPING AND THERAPEUTICS
    September 2013 | Read feature
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  • VOICES AGAINST BRAIN CANCER AND LONG ISLAND BRAIN TUMOR CENTER AT NSPC TO OFFER BRAIN CANCER SUPPORT GROUP
    First Meeting Thursday, September 19 | Read feature
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  • JAI GREWAL, M.D. AND MICHELLE ALMALIAH, N.P. TO BE HONORED BY VOICES AGAINST BRAIN CANCER
    September 2013 | Read feature
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  • DR. DONALD KRIEFF APPOINTED CO-CHIEF OF NEUROSURGERY AT ST. JOSEPH HOSPITAL
    August 2013 | Read feature
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  • AWAKE CRANIOTOMY IMPROVES OUTLOOK FOR BRAIN TUMOR PATIENTS.
    Dr Rak Performs Procedure

    August 2013 | Read feature
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  • DR. RAMIN RAK SPEAKS ABOUT ADVANCES IN CYBERKNIFE RADIOSURGERY AND TREATMENT
    July 2013 | view video
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  • SIX NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY, P.C. PHYSICIANS NAMED U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT “TOP DOCTORS"
    July 2013 | read more
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  • NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY, P.C. INCLUDED ON NATIONAL LIST OF “SPINE SURGERY PRACTICES TO KNOW”
    FOR SECOND YEAR

    July 2013 | read more
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  • LI NEUROSURGEONS (DR RAK) USE NEW TECHNOLOGY TO REMOVE BRAIN TUMORS
    June 2013 | read more
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  • DR. BRISMAN AND DR. PILE-SPELLMAN NAMED IN NEW YORK MAGAZINE’S “BEST DOCTORS 2013” LIST
    June 2013 | read more
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  • LONG ISLAND BRAIN TUMOR CENTER AT NSPC OPENS NEW STATE-OF-THE-ART OFFICES IN LAKE SUCCESS
    Nassau County Executive Mangano Attends Opening
    June 2013 | read more
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  • REGION’S PHYSICIANS GATHER TO DISCUSS CHANGING FACE OF STROKE TREATMENT
    Sponsored by Neurological Surgery, P.C. and Winthrop-University Hospital, “Tri-State Neurovascular Summit” Featured Internationally Known Faculty
    June 2013 | read feature
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  • DR. LEE TESSLER APPOINTED TO VOICES AGAINST BRAIN CANCER 
    Medical Advisory Board

    May 2013 | read press
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  • LEADING INTERVENTIONAL NEURORADIOLOGIST SUNDEEP MANGLA, M.D.,
    Joins Neurological Surgery, P.C. May 2013 | read press
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  • DR. LEE TESSLER RECEIVES COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD
    From Aleh Foundation Foundation Helps Israeli Children with Disabilities May 2013 | read feature
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  • NEW TECHNOLOGIES IMPROVE SAFETY OF SPINE SURGERY
    Dr. William Sonstein Minimizes Possibility of Complications, Using Devices that Prevent Soft Tissue Damage, Reduce Blood Loss May 2013 | read feature
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  • LONG ISLAND BRAIN TUMOR CENTER AT NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY, P.C. OFFERS NEW
    TREATMENT FOR RECURRENT GLIOBLASTOMA

    Using Electrical Fields, NovoTTF™ System Prevents Cancer Cells from Dividing
    April 2013 | read feature
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  • 4 TIPS TO PREVENT SPINE PATIENT READMISSIONS Dr. Benjamin R. Cohen:
    April 2013 | read feature
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  • DEVICE TESTED TO TREAT AGGRESSIVE BRAIN TUMORS
    April 2013
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  • VITAL AND PROVEN TREATMENT FOR BRAIN TUMORS IS UNEXPECTED VICTIM IN “FISCAL CLIFF” DEAL
    Lobbyists for Competitor Succeeded in Slashing Medicare Reimbursement; New York Patients, Hospitals Will Suffer
    April 2013 | read feature
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  • KEY CONCEPTS FOR CLINICAL & QUALITY OF CARE RESEARCH IN SPINE SURGERY:
    Q&A With Dr. Artem Vaynman of Neurological Surgery
    March 2013 | read feature
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  • DRS JOHN GRANT AND BRIAN SNYDER OF NSPC
    Appointed to Key Positions at Winthrop-University Hospital

    March 2013
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  • COMPREHENSIVE CARE FOR SPINAL TUMORS
    and Associated Degenerative Spinal Conditions
    at Neurological Surgery, P.C. | February 2013 | read feature
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  • DR BRIAN SNYDER GIVES EXPERTISE IN DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION
    February 2013 | read more
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  • DOCTORS LIST 90 TESTS PATIENTS REALLY DONT NEED
    Dr Trinidad Quoted in Newsday Feature February 21, 2013 read more
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  • AWAKE CRANIOTOMY PROCEDURE, PERFORMED BY DR. RAMIN RAK, MAKES IT POSSIBLE
    TO OPERATE ON PREVIOUSLY INOPERABLE BRAIN TUMORS

    Advances in Technology, Anesthesia Enable Surgeons to Operate in More Cases, Have Better Outcomes,
    February 14, 2012 read more
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  • DR JONATHAN BRISMAN AND DR PILE-SPELLMAN COURSE DIRECTORS AT TRI-STATE NEUROVASCULAR SUMMIT
    Jonathan L. Brisman, M.D. and John Pile-Spellman, M.D. will be the Course Directors at the Tri-State Neurovascular Summit -
    THE CHANGING FACE OF STROKE. Also included is Course Faculty John Grant, M.D.
    Summit will be held at Harvard Club, NYC May 3, 2013
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  • DR BRIAN SNYDER APPOINTED DIRECTOR AT WINTHROP
    Dr Brian Snyder has been appointed Director of Functional & Restorative Neurosurgery at Winthrop University Hospital
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  • DR IVAN MIKOLAENKO AWARDED TO PARTICIPATE IN 2013 PALATUCCI ADVOCACY LEADERSHIP FORUM
    The Palatucci Advocacy Leadership Forum is a leadership and advocacy skills-development curriculum created by the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) with the mission of training AAN members to better advocate for their patients and the profession of neurology. Dr Mikolaenko was awarded to participate in this prestigious program of only 30 members worldwide.
    January 2013 | Learn more about the Forum
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  • DR MIKOLAENKO GIVES EXPERTISE IN AGING CARE FEATURE
    Dr Mikolaenko gives his expertise in Aging Care's feature about Mini Strokes
    January 2013 | Read Feature
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  • NSPC PHYSICIANS RECEIVE CASTLE CONNOLLY TOP DOCTORS HONOR
    Dr. Jeffrey A. Brown, Dr. Jonathan L. Brisman, Dr. Robert N. Holtzman, Dr. Stephen T. Onesti, Dr. John Pile-Spellman & Dr. Alan B. Ettinger all receive Castle Connolly Top Doctors Honor | December 2012 | Read Feature
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  • NATIONWIDE SEARCH FOR RELIEF FROM FACIAL PAIN
    Nationwide Search for Relief from Facial Pain Leads Pennsylvania Man to Mercy Medical Center's Director of Neurosurgery, Dr Jeffrey Brown
    | December 26 2012 | Read Feature
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  • DR JONATHAN BRISMAN HONORED
    Jonathan L. Brisman, M.D. Honored for 150th Cerebrovascular Case Presentation

    At Winthrop - University Hospital
    December 19 2012 | More Info
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  • LI PATIENT HOPEFUL ON BRAIN CANCER VACCINE
    LI patient, doctors hopeful on brain cancer vaccine, featuring Dr Tessler and Dr Grewal
    December 2012 | Read Feature
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    MD NEWS
  • MD NEWS MAGAZINE - Neurological Surgery, P.C. Completing the Pediatric Care Continuum
    Pediatric Care Center
    November 2012 | Read Feature
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  • “FOX 5 NEWS FOCUSES ON “NERVE PACEMAKER,” WHICH HELPS CHRONIC MIGRAINE SUFFERERS
    ACHIEVE FREEDOM FROM PAIN

    Dr. Brian Snyder Uses Occipital Nerve Stimulation When Medications Fail | Read more
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  • DR BRIAN SNYDER APPEARS ON FOX 5 November 12, 2012
    Dr Brian Snyder appears on Fox 5, November 12, 2012 to discuss his use of Occipital Nerve Stimulation to help migraine sufferers. | View Video
    November 12 2012
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  • DR MECHANIC AND DR ONESTI HONOREES AT THE ICCF GALA a (Israel Childrens Cancer Foundation)
    September 2012 | Read more
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  • NEUROSURGEON GERALD M. ZUPREK, M.D., F.A.A.N.S. JOINS NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY, P.C.
    September 2012 | Read more
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  • ZACHARIAH M. GEORGE, M.D. DUAL - TRAINED SPINE SURGEON JOINS NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY, P.C.
    September 2012 | Read more
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  • NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY, P.C. PUBLISHES NEWSLETTER ON CRANIAL NERVE PAIN CONDITIONS
    This 12-page publication, written by Michael H. Brisman, M.D., F.A.C.S., is an in-depth newsletter addressing the diagnosis and treatment of cranial nerve vascular compression syndromes. | Read more
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  • Dr. Jeffrey Brown featured in TNA FACIAL PAIN ASSOCIATION
    Feature: What’s in a Name? Read Feature
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  • Dr. Jeffrey Brown featured in TNA FACIAL PAIN ASSOCIATION
    What is Radiosurgery? How is it Done? How Does it Work? Read Feature
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    MD NEWS
  • The Surgical Possibilities Cervical Spine Surgery at Neurological Surgery, P.C.
    MD News Magazine with Dr Vaynman and Dr Shah | August 2012 | Read more
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  • William J. Sonstein, M.D., F.A.C.S., a top neurosurgeon specializing in the spine, has been named Co-Chief of Neurosurgery at St. Joseph Hospital, Bethpage, New York. | July 2012 | Read more
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  • Neurological Surgery, P.C. included on National List of
    SPINE SURGERY PRACTICES TO KNOW” Becker's Spine Review
    July 2012 | Read more
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MD NEWS
  • MD News magazine - Dr Kern discusses Unlocking the Anatomy of the Spine Minimally Invasive Techniques at Neurological Surgery, P.C. July 2012 | Read Feature
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  • Dr Onesti has been elected to Board of Nassau County Medical Society | July 2, 2012 | Read more
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  • Patients Find Peace of Mind in NSPC’s New Pediatric Neurosurgeon (Dr. John Grant)
    Daily News | June 26, 2012 | Read more
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  • Dr Klein discusses Mets player Jason Bay and concussions in Wall Street Journal feature:
    Bay May Require Patience on Road Back to the Lineup | June 18, 2012 | Read more
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  • Dr. Jeffrey Brown presents a paper "Treatment of venous compressive trigeminal neuropathy" to the annual meeting of The Neurosurgical Society of America.  Co author was R. Kimberly Prabhu , MA , CCRP. Wednesday, June 13, 2012
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  • JOHN A. GRANT, M.D., F.A.C.S., Nationally Known Pediatric Neurosurgeon, Joins Neurological Surgery, P.C.

    June 15, 2012 | Read more
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  • Dr Brown will be presenting at Neurosurgical Society of America  Annual Meeting, Provo, Utah

    Topic: Surgery for venous compressive trigeminal neuropathy | June 13, 2012
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  • Dr. Ettinger and Dr. Pile-Spellman named in New York Magazine's “BEST DOCTORS 2012” LIST

    June 11, 2012 | Read more
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  • SECOND SURGERY CAN OFTEN HELP “FAILED BACKS”
    Neurosurgeon William J. Sonstein, MD, FACS and Orthopaedic Surgeon Richard S. Obedian, MD, FAAOS, work together to increase likelihood of Revision Spine Surgery Success | Read now
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  • Scientist links dementia, sports injuries in kids
    Dr Gad Klein
    appears in Newsday May 18, 2012. He was interviewd by Delthia Ricks in a feature about the APOE gene which predisposes children to TBI (Traumatic Brain Injury) and possibly later dementia and how their involvement in contact sports could be dangerous. | Read now
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  • Spine Surgeon Leader to Know: Dr. Stephen Onesti of South Nassau Communities Hospital
    Stephen T. Onesti, MD, was recently named director of neurosurgery for South Nassau Communities Hospital in Oceanside, N.Y., as discussed in Becker's SPINE REVIEW
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  • Clinical Trials - LI Researchers Test Vaccine

    LONG ISLAND RESEARCHERS TEST VACCINE MADE FROM PATIENTS’ OWN CELLS TO HELP FIGHT AGGRESSIVE BRAIN CANCER

    DCVax® -Brain Clinical Trial at LI Brain Tumor Center Uses “Personalized Medicine”
    to Treat Glioblastoma
      | Read now
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  • Newsday: Sports-Related CONCUSSIONS Benched with a blow to the head? Doctors say rest, recover and then get back in the game. Read what Donald Krieff, M.D. has commented on regarding this | Read now
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  • RECENT PUBLICATION BY DR JONATHAN BRISMAN AND DR PILE-SPELLMAN
    Clinical Applications of Quantitative MRA in Neurovascular Practice | Read now
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  • Dr Onesti named 2012 New York Super Doctor

    Dr Onesti was named 2012 New York Super Doctor by The New York Times Magazine, May 20 Edition | More on Dr Onesti
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    KJOY
  • Spinal Injuries and Degenerative Conditions
    Leeana Karlson chats with Dr. Sachin Shah of Neurological Surgery PC about spinal injuries and degenerative conditions such as Alzheimers disease, finding and treating injuries all over the body and how it relates to the spine, what’s involved in specializing in spinal treatments and how herniated discs are treated. |
    May 2012
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  • Epilepsy Surgery: “A Patient’s Story”
    Max Gomez will be interviewing Drs Snyder & Ettinger regarding epilepsy surgery,
    APRIL 4, 2012 5:45PM CHANNEL 2, WCBS-TV
    | View Video
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MD NEWS
  • Dr Snyder is featured in MD News:
    Reconsidering the Knife's Role: Functional and Restorative Neurosurgery at Neurological Surgery, P.C.
    March 2012
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  • Stephen T. Onesti, M.D., F.A.C.S., board certified neurosurgeon specializing in spine surgery was named
    Chief, Division of Neurosurgery, South Nassau Communities Hospital | March 2012
    . | More on Dr Onesti
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  • JONATHAN L. BRISMAN, M.D. NAMED DIRECTOR OF CEREBROVASCULAR & ENDOVASCULAR NEUROSURGERY AT SOUTH NASSAU COMMUNITIES HOSPITAL | More Info
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  • Dr Ettinger discusses Epi-style treatment for Epileptics,
    Press of Atlantic City
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  • OPEN CLINICAL TRIALS
    The Long Island Brain Tumor Center at Neurological Surgery, P.C., is participating in clinical trials.
    More Info
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  • Dr. Gad Klein, neuropsychologist and co-director of the Long Island Concussion Center at Neurological Surgery, P.C., was interviewed for a segment about concussions in youth sports for WBAB (102.3 FM) and WBLI (106.1 FM) radio.

    Dr. Klein’s interview is scheduled to air on March 4th at 6:30 a.m.

    More Info
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  • Concussion in Young Athletes: Know the Symptoms and Risks
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  • Four Neurological Surgery, P.C. Physicians Named U.S. News & World Report “BEST DOCTORS”
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  • Neurosurgeons Vladimir Dadashev, M.D. and Sachin N. Shah, M.D. Join Neurological Surgery, P.C.
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  • Dr. Brian Snyder of Neurological Surgery, P.C. - First Surgeon on Long Island To Implant New Pain Management Device
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  • Dr. Jay Adlersberg from WABC-TV interviewed Dr. Ettinger October 28 2011
    Dr. Jay Adlersberg from WABC-TV interviewed Dr. Ettinger, and a patient of his. The story focused on the patient's case, and Dr. Ettinger discussed the case and a major study in The Lancet that shows long-term success from epilepsy surgery.
    Channel 7 Eyewitness News,  Friday October 28 2011| View Video
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  • Lancet Paper shows Epilepsy Surgery Controls Seizures for many years, recommends that surgery be considered earlier
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  • Dr Brown Featured in Newsweek October 31 2011 Edition

    Dr. Jeffrey Brown will be featured in the October 31 2011 Newsweek Edition
    Newsweek will showcase : 2011 15 LEADERS NEUROSURGERY

    More on Dr Brown
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  • kjoy
    Jovanna Little and Dr. Gad Klein of the Leslie Munzer Neurological Institute talk about neurological injuries related to athletics.
    Peri Appollo chats with Jovanna Little and Dr. Gad Klein of the Leslie Munzer Neurological Institute about neurological injuries related to athletics, the “Know The Score” campaign, early warning signs of neurological diseases, and how to recognize and treat concussions. | Listen to Interview.
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  • NSPC NEURO-ONCOLOGISTS ON CBS NEWS - SEPTEMBER 27 2011
    Dr Max Gomez from CBS News Healthwatch interviewed our
    Neuro-Oncologists Dr. Paul Duic and Dr. Jai Grewal regarding their clinical trial of HYPERBARIC OXYGEN for Treating Aggressive Brain Cancer | More on Clinical Trial
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  • MD NEWS

    PERFORMING AWAKE CRANIOTOMIES AT Neurological Surgery, P.C.
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  • MD NEWS

    INNOVATIVE AND NOVEL TREATMENTS
    For Brain Tumors at the Long Island Brain Tumor Center
    Read Feature

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  • Dr Cohen on the Dr Steve Show, September 2011
    Dr. Benjamin Cohen and his patient, Carol Twaits, who suffered from a spinal infection, was featured on the
    Dr. Steve Show, September 18th at 6:30 pm on WPIX Channel 11
    View Video
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  • Experts Discuss Latest in Concussion Assessment and Treatment for Young Athletes.
    New York’s largest neurosurgery practice, Neurological Surgery, P.C., hosted a free concussion education program to prepare coaches and parents for the upcoming youth sports season.
    Read More
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  • Dr Ettinger, director of EEG and Epilepsy Program at Huntington Hospital now offers Ambulatory EEG monitoring, which allows patients to wear a portable monitoring device at home.
    Read More
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  • Dr. Lee Tessler will be on the Dr. Steve Show with a segment about his patient, Nancy Pugliese, who is a motorcycling grandma who received treatment by Dr. Tessler for her brain tumor.
    This segment will air on Sunday, August 28th at 6:30 p.m. on Channel 11 WPIX
    Read More
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  • EXPERTS TO DISCUSS LATEST IN CONCUSSION ASSESSMENT AND TREATMENT
    FOR YOUNG ATHLETES.

    Read More
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  • NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY, P.C. ENHANCES ITS ROSTER OF TOP NEUROSURGEONS WITH ADDITION OF MATTHEW B. KERN, M.D.
    Read More
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  • HYPERBARIC OXYGEN MAY HELP IN TREATING AGGRESSIVE BRAIN CANCER
    Unique Clinical Trial at LI Brain Tumor Center Looks at Augmenting
    Standard Treatment for Malignant Glioblastoma

    Read more
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  • DR. ETTINGER AND DR. PILE-SPELLMAN NAMED IN NEW YORK MAGAZINE’S
    “BEST DOCTORS 2011” LIST

    Read More

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  • MD NEWS
    Dr Cohen and A Team Approach to Spine Care at Neurological Surgery, P.C. Read More
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  • Dr. Michael Brisman to Lead Nassau County Medical Society (July 1 2011)
    Read More
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  • Precise Surgery Relieves Nerve Disorder
    Dr Brown is interviewed in the New York Times regarding Precise Surgery for Nerve Disorders
    Read More
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  • Cell Phone Cancer Link
    Dr. Steve speaks with Dr. Jai Grewal, Neuro-Oncologist from NSPC, about the new report from the World Health Organization about a possible link between cancer and cell phones - show aires June 5.
    Read More
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  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    Dr Michael Brisman and Dr Gad Klein discuss Trigeminal Neuralgia on Telecare's series: "Life Through a Woman's Eyes" Watch Video
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  • Unique Procedure Saves Spine -Dr Cohen Uses Rare Technique
    Read More
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  • NATIONALLY KNOWN EXPERTS RELEASE EDUCATIONAL VIDEOS FOR STROKE AWARENESS MONTH Videos Are First and Second in Series from Neurological Surgery, P.C.
    Read more
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  • STEPHEN T. ONESTI, M.D., F.A.C.S., NATIONALLY KNOWN SPINE SURGEON, Joins Neurological Surgery, P.C.
    Read more
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  • F.A.S.T Facts for Detecting ad Getting Help for Stroke
    Read more
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  • CLOT-RETRIEVAL DEVICES WIDEN “WINDOW OF OPPORTUNITY” FOR STROKE TREATMENT
    Read more
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  • KJOY
    KJOY radio conducted an interview "Island Outlook" with Dr Krieff ,
    which aired Sunday morning, May 15th 2011.
    (WHLI 9am, KJOY 6am, B103 7am, 94.3 7am) | Listen to the Interview
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  • Dr Rak to be interviewed on the Dr Steve Show Sunday May 1st 6:30pm
    (WPIX Channel 11) Read More
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  • Dr Ettinger was recently quoted in Mishpacha Magazine (March 2011), feature called "The Changing Face of Epilepsy" (Read Feature)
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  • LEADING NEUROSURGEON ROBERT N. HOLTZMAN, M.D., JOINS NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY, P.C.
    Robert N. Holtzman, M.D., a leading neurosurgeon with extensive experience treating a range of brain and spinal conditions at some of the nation’s top teaching hospitals and academic medical centers, has joined Neurological Surgery, P.C. 
    Read More

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  • STROKE JOURNAL BY DR. JONATHAN BRISMAN AND DR. JOHN PILE-SPELLMAN
    Dr Jonathan Brisman and Dr John Pile-Spellman have produced a journal representing six articles in peer-reviewed journals and textbook chapters that have been published by the NSPC neurovascular team in the last few years. Both Dr. Brisman and Dr. Pile-Spellman have continued in the strong academic tradition of research and scientific publication because they believe that the complexity of cerebrovascular disease demands it. In order to continue to advance the field, it is their belief, these illnesses must be studied in depth, the data recorded, analyzed, reviewed and put down on paper.
    Read Journal
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  • NEUROSURGEON PIONEERS USE OF NEW HAND-HELD LASER TO TARGET
    TUMORS DEEP WITHIN THE SKULL BASE

    Lee Tessler, MD, Among First in NY Area to Use CO2 Laser, Which Allows for More Precise Brain Surgery
    Read More
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  • MD NEWS
    Experts at Neurological Surgery, P.C. - Bring Groundbreaking Medical Advances to Long Island
    (Dr. J. Brisman and Dr Pile-Spellman) Read More
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  • Dr Brown and Congresswoman Gifford
    Dr. Jeffrey Brown was called on by national and regional media to help Americans understand Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords’
    brain injury in the days following  her tragic shooting in Arizona. Read More
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  • Dr William Sonstein to appear on Fox TV Channel 5
    Dr William Sonstein appeared on Fox TV Channel 5 Saturday, January 29, 2011 at 7:00 - 7:30 p.m. to discuss various techniques for treating spinal diseases.
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  • SPINAL FUSION TECHNIQUES RELIEVE BACK PAIN
    Advertorial for Artem Y. Vaynman, M.D. Newsday August 31, 2010 and January 2011- read more
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  • Dr William Sonstein Interviewed by WBAB/WBLI radio
    Dr William Sonstein was interviewed by WBAB/WBLI radio in a 30-minute interview for their show called Plugged In. This show was aired Sunday, December 19 at 6:30 am.
    WBAB is 102.3 FM | WBLI is 106.1 FM - more on Dr Sonstein
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  • SECOND SURGERY CAN OFTEN HELP “FAILED BACKS”
    Neurosurgeon and Orthopaedic Surgeon Work Together to Increase Likelihood of Revision Spine Surgery Success, November 11, 2010 - read more
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  • MEDICAL EDUCATION PROGRAM TO DISCUSS LATEST IN SPINAL TUMOR EVALUATION,
    MINIMALLY INVASIVE TREATMENT

    Drs. Benjamin Cohen and Jai Grewal to Host CME Program at South Nassau Hospital
    ROCKVILLE, CENTRE, N.Y., November 13, 2010 read more
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  • Accident Victim Works With Neurosurgeon (Dr Krieff) Who Saved Her Life Nearly Six Years Ago. Has Made Outstanding Recovery from Traumatic Brain Injury
    read more
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  • Dr. Ramin Rak, talks about a rare brain surgery he performed on Boris Arrazia during an interview at Huntington Hospital in Huntington. (July 16, 2010) Islip man undergoes brain surgery while awake
    read more
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  • webmd
    Alan Ettinger, M.D. quoted in article "Certain Epilepsy Drugs Linked to Suicide" read more
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  • NEUROLOGY TODAY
    Cognitive Decline After Temporal Lobe Resection for Epilepsy Found
    Not Progressive Up to Ten Years

    Alan B. Ettinger, M.D., comments on the effects upon memory for patients who have undergone temporal lobe resections for refractory epilepsy
    read more
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  • Daily News: Straighten Your Spine - with Dr. Cohen - more info
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  • TV10/55 discussing NSPC's new Lake Success office and state of the art equipment with
    Dr Gad Klein - more info
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  • NSPC's completes their annual newsletter -
    May 2010 Volume 3 - more info

    Read about our new doctors, Medical Services including Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery, Treating a Skull Based Nerve Sheath Tumor, Microvascular Decompression Surgery, Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy and more.
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  • Secrets Deep Within The Brain
    3-D BRAIN NAVIGATION, MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY COMBINE TO HELP NEUROSURGEON REMOVE TENNIS BALL-SIZED TUMOR

    more info
  • NBC New York
    NBC - New York and Dr Jonathan Brisman discuss Botox and stroke patients - more info
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  • HealthWatch: When Generic Drugs Are Riskier - more info


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  • DOCS CALL FOR DEEPER LOOK AT EPILEPSY DRUGS, SUICIDE TIE - more info

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  • MERCY MEDICAL CENTER APPOINTS CO-CHIEFS OF SPINE SURGERY
    Orthopedic Surgeon and Neurosurgeon Share Leadership Of Unusual Interdisciplinary Program
    Click here to read more about Dr. Vaynman's new appointment.
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  • Jonathan L. Brisman, MD, Named Director of Endovascular Neurosurgery at Huntington Hospital
    more info
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  • Paul Duic, M.D., Neuro-Oncologist, has been appointed Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology at SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital.  more about Dr Duic   
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  • Stroke Intervention Symposium Discusses Latest Therapies from Expert Vascular Neurosurgeons
    Dr. Jonathan Brisman, one of an elite group of 80 American dual-trained endovascular and microvascular neurosurgeons, led a recent symposium on Stroke Intervention in Melville, Long Island. Some of the latest techniques and treatment options were discussed. more info
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  • NSPC Completes their 2009 Newsletter
    click here to view
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  • Oct 08 - Dr Paul Duic and American Cancer Society
    Dr Paul Duic has been appointed to the Suffolk County Regional Board of Advisors of the American Cancer Society
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  • Oct 08 - Dr Brian J. Snyder and Epilepsy Foundation
    Dr Brian J. Snyder has been appointed to the Professional Advisory Board of the Epilepsy Foundation of Long Island. The term began Sept 08 for one year.
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  • KJOY

    Aug, 2008 - Dr Tessler and KJOY
    Kim Berk with KJOY chats with Dr Lee Tessler on brain tumors and brain surgery.
    CLICK HERE TO LISTEN


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  • KJOY

    May 4, 2008 - Dr Brisman and KJOY
    Kim Berk chats with Dr. Jonathan Brisman and Stewart B. Fellner about the latest advancements in neurosurgery.
    CLICK HERE TO LISTEN


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  • NEUROSURGERY AND THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT
    Advances in Treatment and Emergency Room Protocols
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  • Clinical Studies (June 2008)
    Dr Jai Grewal and Dr Paul Duic will be conducting clinical studies for patients with the following criteria:
    Patients must have confirmed non-small cell lung cancer and 1-3 brain metastases.
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  • Clinical Studies (June 2008)
    Dr Jai Grewal and Dr Paul Duic will be conducting clinical studies for patients with the following criteria:
    Patients must have a confirmed glioblastoma, accomplished by tumor tissue laboratory evaluation

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  • The American Cancer and Dr Jai Grewal (May 2008)
    The American Cancer Society Welcomes Dr. Jai Grewal to its Nassau County Regional Board of Advisors
  • Best of Long Island (Jan 2008)
    The readers of Long Island Press voted Neurological Surgery, P.C. as the "best" Neurological Surgical practice on Long Island in the newspaper's "Best of LI" survey.
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  • Neurosurgery Annual Clinic Day (Dec 2007)
    The Nassau Surgical Society with the Brooklyn & Long Island Chapters of the American College of Surgeons had a Clinic Day December 5th. Neurological Surgery P.C.'s Alan Mechanic, MD, FACS was the moderator and three of Neurological Surgery P.C.'s doctors spoke: Jonathan Brisman, MD, (“Quantitative MRA: Applications In Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery”) Artem Vaynman, MD, (“Advances in Minimally-invasive Spine Surgery”) and Jai Grewal MD (“New Therapeutic Strategies in Treating Gliomas”).
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  • NY BLEED- A New Clinical Services (Nov 2007)
    We pleased to announce a new clinical service, NY BLEED. This service is designed to facilitate help for those patients in New York suffering from intracranial hemorrhage.
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  • New Certifications (Nov 2007)
    Ramin Rak, M.D. has just recently become certified in both Cyber-knife and Gamma-knife procedures.
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  • Health Care Heroes Awards Breakfast (Oct 2007)
    Michael Brisman, M.D. was honored at Long Island Business News' Health Care Heroes Awards Breakfast as a Community Outreach Hero.
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  • New Certification - Prestige Cervical Disc (Oct 2007)
    Stephen D. Burstein, M.D., recently became certified to implant the Prestige Cervical Disc, manufactured by a division of Medtronic.
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  • Neurosurgeon coils aneurysms on Long Island. (Oct 2007)
    Jonathan L. Brisman M.D., one of an estimated 70 Endovascular Neurosurgeons in the United States, and the first to practice on Long Island, performed two endovascular coiling procedures on ruptured intracranial aneurysms.
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  • Medical Progress: Cerebral Aneurysms Jonathan .L. Brisman, J.K. Song, and D.W. Newell
    THE NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE |
    Read about Cerebral Aneurysms (PDF)

 

 

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