| Mar 5, 2009
According to Pierce County investigators - a prominent Gig Harbor doctor is accused in an alleged road rage attack.
Detectives say 37-year-old Dr. Dennis Geyer, a neurosurgeon at Madigan Army Medical Center is accused of second degree assault.
| Aug 26, 2009
Senator Ted Kennedy lost his battle with brain cancer at the age of 76. A Plano neurosurgeon says his type of tumor has frustrated doctors for years.
"We've been looking at this tumor for 50 years and we still don't know what causes it," said Board...
| May 21, 2008
Stricken with a cancerous brain tumor in the autumn of his storied political career, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy was facing a daunting treatment regimen with "good spirits," his doctors here said Tuesday, while his family and political friends struggled with...
| Nov 19, 2009
Almost 2,000 years ago, a Roman philosopher said, "To do two things at once - is to do neither." In these days of downsizing, WGN-TV's Micah Materre had to know, is that still true?
TV clip from "Grey's Anatomy": "I know you see me re-secting this bowel....
| Oct 8, 2009
| 2:33 PM
LOS ANGELES --The science and art of neurosurgery is evolving and now patients diagnosed with brain tumors are benefitting!
Thanks to new instruments and technology, neurosurgeons are being able to remove brain tumors in a whole new way.
74 year old...
| Oct 5, 2009
A world away from the roadside bombs and combat injuries of Iraq and Afghanistan, Americans are suffering the same type of brain injury seen in troops coming home from those war-torn countries. On American roads, at workplaces and on playing fields,...
| Sep 23, 2009
| 1:25 PM
Doctors talking with their patients ... during brain surgery. The one way to know if sensitive surgery is impacting a patient's function ... ask them while you're operating.
Dr. Prabhu: "Have her move her right leg and right arm."
She has function....
| Dec 6, 2004
For years it has been a heartfelt cry: "This hospital desperately needs more money!"
Whenever Martin Luther King Jr./Drew Medical Center is criticized, as it often is, the response from supporters is the same. They say Los Angeles County leaders never...