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May 8, 2024

9 Everyday Questions about Pituitary Tumors and Pituitary Adenomas

by Zara Jethani

Pituitary disorders caused by pituitary tumors are an under-diagnosed set of conditions that can wreak havoc on the hormonal system of the body resulting in a multitude of seemingly unrelated symptoms such as weight gain and vision loss. Find out more about these conditions.

2 sisters seek meningioma treatment at Pacific Neuroscience Institute
May 2, 2024

Two Sisters, One Scary Diagnosis

by Guest Author

Is brain tumor genetic? Neurosurgeon Dr. Daniel Kelly treated the siblings for the same condition: a benign brain tumor called a meningioma. Before they found Dr. Kelly, though, each had a difficult journey to a diagnosis. Read more.

May 1, 2024

Go Gray in May: Brain Tumor Awareness Month 2024

by Zara Jethani

May is brain tumor awareness month. This year, we advocate knowledge as an empowering force. Join Pacific Neuroscience Institute for a celebratory walk on Wednesday, May 29th at Providence Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, CA.

Questions about Vision
April 24, 2024

Questions About Vision

by Zara Jethani

166.5 million people wear glasses! Optometrist, Dr. Michelle Holmes, shares insights about what you need to know about your eyes and vision.

April 18, 2024

Using Professional Experience Beyond Medicine to Treat the Vocal Cords│Romina Huerta

by Anthony Effinger

Use the term “vocal cords” and most people think of the structure that lets us talk, sing and yell. But these folds of throat tissue do much more. Listen to find out more.

Dr. Amit Kochhar sees a patient at the Facial Nerve Disorders Program at Pacific Neuroscience Institute
April 18, 2024

A Smile Returns After Facial Paralysis

by Guest Author

Dr. Amit Kochhar performs an advanced type of facial nerve surgery that restores movement and function in patients with facial paralysis. Learn more.

Announcing Dale Bredesen MD at Pacific Neuroscience Institute
April 16, 2024

Renowned Alzheimer’s Neurologist Dale Bredesen, MD, Joins Pacific Neuroscience Institute

by Zara Jethani

Dale Bredesen, MD, joins Pacific Neuroscience Institute to lead the Precision Brain Health program. He believes that Alzheimer's is becoming optional. Learn more.

Robotic Spine Surgery at Pacific Neuroscience Institute
April 12, 2024

Revolutionary Robotic Spine Surgery at PNI-South Bay

by Zara Jethani

Dr. Jean-Philippe Langevin performs the first robotic + navigation-assisted spine surgery at Providence Little Company of Mary, Torrance, CA. Learn more.

Preparing for Ketamine-assisted therapy
April 10, 2024

Preparing for Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapy

by Zara Jethani

Preparation for ketamine-assisted psychotherapy (KAP) involves several key components aimed at ensuring the safety and efficacy of the treatment, as well as preparing the patient mentally and emotionally for the experience. Keep reading.

Brain Health
April 4, 2024

2023: A Year In Review & Looking Forward in 2024

by PNI Experts

We are delighted to highlight many achievements at Pacific Neuroscience Institute®(PNI) in our 2023 Year In Review Report. Join us with a look ahead at 2024!

Last updated: April 10th, 2024