At the age of nine, Emma Grace suffered a brain hemorrhage caused by a ruptured arteriovenous malformation (AVM). Our practice neurosurgeons, Joe Bernard, MD, and Tim Adamson, MD, performed life-saving procedures to remove her AVM. Nine years later, Emma Grace was accepted to NC State on a full merit scholarship.Watch Video
A thorough examination at Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates and one extra step taken by Dr. John Lesher, was the key piece to a long researched medical puzzle in Beth S’s medical ailments. Beth had been gradually suffering from tears in her hip tendons called Trochanteric Bursitis. After PRP (Platelet-Rich Plasma) therapy with Dr. Lesher and 3 months of dedicated physical therapy, Beth is getting her life and activity back to normal working the land around her home.Watch Video
Pediatric neurosurgeon Scott Wait, MD, of Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates performed life-saving brain surgery on Anthony, son of local TV host Colleen Odegaard. In this interview, Anthony, Colleen and Dr. Wait describe the experience on Charlotte Today.