Tag Archives: neurology

Aug
10
2015

What is Parkinson’s Disease?

by Dr. Alexander Shtilbans
blog 3.18

Parkinson’s disease is the second most common neurodegenerative disorder, which affects approximately 1 million Americans. It is caused by degeneration of certain brain cells which make a neurotransmitter called dopamine. … More…

Apr
2
2014
4.2 Blog

In February, Hospital for Special Surgery, Molly’s Fund Fighting for Lupus, and Alliance for Lupus Research hosted a Facebook chat on Lupus and General Health. Participants asked many questions, but … More…

Aug
21
2013
brachial-plexus-1 BLOG

Dr. Joseph Feinberg, Physiatrist-in-Chief at Hospital for Special Surgery, answers readers’ questions on brachial plexus injuries.     Q1. What are different types of brachial plexus injuries? The brachial plexus … More…