Hundreds of thousands of people experience strokes every year – and 85% of those strokes are ischemic strokes. Thankfully, there is a plethora of information available concerning what to do if an ischemic stroke occurs.
When the median nerve in your wrist experiences an unnatural amount of pressure, it can cause weakness or numbness in your hand and fingers. Another symptom that many people feel when excess pressure occurs on this nerve is tingling. If you feel any of these three symptoms, you may have carpal tunnel syndrome.
Macon, GA, December 1, 2017 – Georgia Neurosurgical Institute, with practice offices in Macon, Warner Robins, Dublin, Griffin and Milledgeville, today announced the recent trip of Joe Sam Robinson, Jr., MD and Arthur Grigorian, MD to Paraguay for the 2017 Annual Conference of the Paraguayan Neurosurgical Society where both surgeons served as featured guest lecturers of the meeting. GNI has enjoyed a long-standing relationship with the neurosurgical society of Paraguay as part of its international education mission over the years.
Degenerative Disc Disease is a condition that may develop as you age. Many people seek treatment for this syndrome at Georgia Neurosurgical Institute due to the intense pain it causes in the neck and back. Fortunately, we have expert surgeons and innovative technology that can help!
Every year in America, over 795,000 people experience a stroke. Because this number is so high, it’s important to understand the signs of a stroke and know exactly what to do if one occurs. First and foremost, call 911 immediately for medical attention.
Edgar, a 22-year-old native of Moscow, Russia, recently completed his fifth year of medical school at Moscow State Medical University in July. Edgar has one more year before graduating and applying to residency programs in his home country, so he wanted to take advantage of a month-long break and “shadow” somewhere in the United States. After extensive research, Edgar chose to spend his time with the team here at Georgia Neurosurgical Inst
Something that sets Georgia Neurosurgical Institute apart in Middle Georgia is our ability to constantly stay at the forefront of medical techniques and procedures. One area of medicine that GNI has led the way in is minimally invasive surgery. The use of minimally invasive procedures is a specialty of our surgeons and can be very beneficial to patients.
The notion of having surgery can be a frightening one – especially surgery relating to your brain or spine. However, it’s important to understand that the chances of complications for most brain surgeries are low. When you have a surgical procedure with Georgia Neurosurgical Institute, you can be sure that you’re in the hands of the most skilled neurosurgeons in the Southeast.