With a chronic stiff neck, sporadic numbness in her arms and anxiety about what was really at play, Suzan Kip of Summit, New Jersey knew she needed medical attention. What she didn’t know was that her neck, or cervical spine, was so severely damaged that she was actually at risk of becoming a quadriplegic.
A Second Opinion on Spine Surgery Leads Patient to Promising Clinical Trial, Pain Relief from SpondylolisthesisAdmin2021-05-18T12:59:10-04:00
Altair Health neurosurgeon Scott A. Meyer, MD performs first TOPS™ replacement in New Jersey
Leading neurosurgeon Dr. Jay Chun advises on what to do when you need care for potentially life-altering neck injuries.
Dr. Scott A. Meyer, who is leading the way in spine health, recently spoke about how artificial disc replacement surgery is redefining cervical spine surgery.
In an effort to conveniently deliver top spine and neurovascular care to more patients throughout central New Jersey, ANS | Altair Health today opened new locations in Somerville and Eatontown.
At Altair Health, we recognize the importance of patient education, which is why we are tackling some of the most common myths about neurosurgery and setting the record straight.
After Debilitating Series of Misdiagnoses, South Jersey Dentist Learns to Walk Again Following NeurosurgeryAdmin2021-03-24T14:18:33-04:00
In a matter of months, Robert Karasek, DMD went from seeing patients and exercising every day to barely being able to walk.
The Keys to Beating Back Pain in Your 80s, According to a Patient Who’s Been There Eighty-two-year-old Jaqueline Camuso shares how she conquered a year-long battle with spinal stenosis. “I just can’t believe how great I feel.” That’s the first thing Jaqueline Camuso, 82, says when you ask about her [read more]
Virtual Physical Therapy and Wellness for the Win: How Telehealth is Enabling Patients Like Steve Delman to Continue PT Progress OnlineAdmin2021-05-11T17:34:58-04:00
How Telehealth is Enabling Patients Like Steve Delman to Continue PT Progress Online
From Quadriplegic to ‘Miraculous’ Recovery: How Advanced Spine Surgery Saved One Man from Permanent ParalysisAdmin2021-05-12T10:00:41-04:00
From Quadriplegic to ‘Miraculous’ Recovery: How Advanced Spine Surgery Saved One Man from Permanent Paralysis By all measures, Johnny Barbone, 69, of Whitehouse Station, New Jersey should have been permanently paralyzed after he slipped on black ice and endured a traumatic spinal cord injury. Instead, today he’s walking, using his arms [read more]