Virtual Physical Therapy and Wellness for the Win: How Telehealth is Enabling Patients Like Steve Delman to Continue PT Progress Online

2020-06-18T15:43:04+00:00

Virtual Physical Therapy and Wellness for the Win: How Telehealth is Enabling Patients Like Steve Delman to Continue PT Progress Online As if having four surgeries in three years wasn’t enough, Steve Delman, 73, was forced to stop his in-person physical therapy sessions due to COVID-19, just when [...]

Virtual Physical Therapy and Wellness for the Win: How Telehealth is Enabling Patients Like Steve Delman to Continue PT Progress Online2020-06-18T15:43:04+00:00

From Quadriplegic to ‘Miraculous’ Recovery: How Advanced Spine Surgery Saved One Man from Permanent Paralysis

2020-05-28T23:09:15+00:00

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 [...]

From Quadriplegic to ‘Miraculous’ Recovery: How Advanced Spine Surgery Saved One Man from Permanent Paralysis2020-05-28T23:09:15+00:00

With Neurosurgery, A Doctor’s Sub-Specialties Can Significantly Impact Your Health

2020-05-01T22:13:27+00:00

With Neurosurgery, A Doctor’s Sub-Specialties Can Significantly Impact Your Health New Jersey native Abbey Velischek was weighing the options for treating her scoliosis when she met Dr. Scott A. Meyer of Atlantic NeuroSurgical Specialists and discovered highly specialized care close to home. After undergoing spinal reconstruction surgery to address worsening scoliosis, [...]

With Neurosurgery, A Doctor’s Sub-Specialties Can Significantly Impact Your Health2020-05-01T22:13:27+00:00

How Do Athletes Approach Spine Care? Ask This Cyclist and CEO.

2020-04-23T21:46:28+00:00

How Do Athletes Approach Spine Care? Ask This Cyclist and CEO. New Jersey native Jason Desalvo went from herniated disc to head of the pack during a 100-mile bike race post surgery. Cyclist and CEO Jason Desalvo finished 12th in his age group at the Highlands Grand Fondo, a 100-mile [...]

How Do Athletes Approach Spine Care? Ask This Cyclist and CEO.2020-04-23T21:46:28+00:00

Perseverance pays off: 34-year-old teacher teaches an important medical lesson

2020-04-23T23:40:59+00:00

Perseverance pays off: 34-year-old teacher teaches an important medical lesson Delacey Thiele, who received emergency neck surgery from Atlantic NeuroSurgical Specialists that preserved her ability to walk, is once again enjoying the beach with, from left, her husband, Eric, and two young children, Jovey and Jace. Delacey Thiele, [...]

Perseverance pays off: 34-year-old teacher teaches an important medical lesson2020-04-23T23:40:59+00:00

Neurosurgeon Dr. Scott Meyer saves patient from possible paralysis due to degenerative disc disease

2020-03-31T00:20:40+00:00

Neurosurgeon Dr. Scott Meyer saves patient from possible paralysis due to degenerative disc disease Joseph Chiarella suffered from degenerative disc disease. "You are at risk of becoming a quadriplegic." Imagine hearing these words when your only symptoms prior to that day were not much more than a stiff [...]

Neurosurgeon Dr. Scott Meyer saves patient from possible paralysis due to degenerative disc disease2020-03-31T00:20:40+00:00

Don’t let neck pain and picking the right doctor be a pain in the neck

2020-03-31T01:05:17+00:00

Don't let neck pain and picking the right doctor be a pain in the neck If you suffer from neck pain — the third leading cause of chronic pain in the country affecting more than 80 million Americans — understanding its causes and how to treat it is critical. [...]

Don’t let neck pain and picking the right doctor be a pain in the neck2020-03-31T01:05:17+00:00

Car rolls over woman, leaving her close to paralyzed

2020-03-31T00:24:42+00:00

Car rolls over woman, leaving her close to paralyzed Just a few days after surgery that restored movement to her legs and arm, Kathy McGurr of West Milford no longer risked becoming a quadriplegic. A mother of three young children, Kathy McGurr, 40, of West Milford, was on her [...]

Car rolls over woman, leaving her close to paralyzed2020-03-31T00:24:42+00:00

Spine Surgery is a Matter of Risk vs. Benefit

2020-03-31T01:57:20+00:00

Spine Surgery is a Matter of Risk vs. Benefit While many people shy away from back surgery, others -- such as Denise Kordulak -- have no choice. The benefits far outweigh the risk. Many people who suffer from debilitating back pain resist surgery -- thanks to failed stories from years past. While [...]

Spine Surgery is a Matter of Risk vs. Benefit2020-03-31T01:57:20+00:00

Paralyzed Brother of Famed ‘Shark Tank’ Star Walks Again After Life-Altering Spine Surgery

2020-03-31T01:12:08+00:00

Paralyzed Brother of Famed 'Shark Tank' Star Walks Again After Life-Altering Spine Surgery When John Corcoran, owner of Statewide Roofing and Siding in Edgewater and brother of Shark Tank millionaire, Barbara Corcoran, arrived at the hospital following a motorcycle accident, he was paralyzed. He came out of a month-long sedation moving [...]

Paralyzed Brother of Famed ‘Shark Tank’ Star Walks Again After Life-Altering Spine Surgery2020-03-31T01:12:08+00:00