Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is proud to have partnered with Pacific Neuroscience Institute to offer a broader scope of neurosurgical services in the South Bay. Read about PNI’s new clinic.
Have you ever experienced a passing dizziness where you felt like you lost your balance for a moment? Experts estimate that in the course of their lifetime, about four in ten people visit a doctor because of a significant episode of dizziness. Read about the ear’s role in balance disorders.
The ever-expanding scope of medicine has radically transformed our lives. Now that we are living longer, how do we deal with diseases that come along with aging? Read about cancer survivorship strategies and how to thrive.
Although thyroid cancer is among the five most common carcinomas diagnosed in adolescents and young adults, Dr. Melanie Goldfarb’s research shows a disconnect in their follow-up care. Read more about what can be done.
Stroke and brain aneurysm are emergencies and a patient should be rushed to the ER for immediate treatment. Find out what you need to know about treatment.
Leading-edge continuing medical education for doctors ensures that patients receive the best possible neuro-care. Read about the advances in the neurosciences that translate to superior care in the clinic.
Brain tumors sometimes make themselves known in baffling ways. With a trio of neurosurgeons and neuro-oncologists at his side, Rusty Doms takes a journey to new frontiers of glioblastoma treatment at the leading edge of medicine.
When a person suffers a stroke, millions of brain nerve cells die often resulting in motor disabilities such as paralysis and speech difficulties. What if researchers could challenge the brain to recover? That’s what PNI researchers are doing for patients up to 7 1/2 years after their attack.
The movement disorders program at Providence Saint John’s Health Center is expanding, offering patients a full range of diagnostic, treatment and supportive services, including a new Parkinson’s disease patient support group and access to evidence-based physical therapy.
Neurosciences and Neurotherapeutics Brain-based disorders are among the most challenging conditions to treat. However, the neurosciences faculty at Pacific Neuroscience Institute and the John Wayne[ Read More ]