Jun
26
A Clear Voice For Patient Understanding

On the Back Talk Doc podcast, physiatrist Sanjiv Lakhia, DO, offers answers to some of the most common questions about back pain and spine health.

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May
20
Platelet-Rich Plasma Puts Patients on the Path to Healing and Pain Relief

Among biologic treatments, Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) has been the most well studied. Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates has been using platelet therapy for over a decade to treat chronic spine and orthopedic conditions. 

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Jan
24
Practice Neurosurgeon Published in New York Times

Joseph Stern, MD, shared his insights about the importance of communicating with family members of critically injured patients in the neurosurgical ICU.

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Dec
13
Back Talk Answers Patients’ Most Common Questions About Back Pain

Patients suffering from back pain have many questions. A booklet written by physiatrist Sanjiv Lakhia, DO, of Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates is providing some answers. The booklet, Back Talk, addresses many of the most common questions regarding the spine and causes of back pain. 

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Nov
20
Robotic Surgery Leads To Greater Accuracy, Shorter Surgical Times & Faster Recovery

The neurosurgeons of Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates continue to remain at the forefront of technology. This includes the integration of robotics into performing intricate surgery. 

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Nov
01
Matthew McGirt, MD, Co-Authors CNS Paper Of The Year

 The Congress of Neurological Surgeons named a published paper co-authored by Carolina NeuroSurgery & Spine Associates neurosurgeon Matthew McGirt, MD, as Paper of the Year for 2018-2019 in the Socioeconomics, Health Policy and Law section.

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Oct
17
Navigated Minimally Invasive Lumbar Fusion Performed At Local Surgery Center

Neurosurgeon Vinay Deshmukh, MD, FACS, performed a navigated minimally invasive lumbar fusion at Carolina Center For Specialty Surgery located near uptown Charlotte. This was one of the first times a procedure of this kind has been performed in a freestanding ambulatory surgery center (ASC).

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