Closed-Loop Brain Stimulation Systems Are Getting Smarter A widely-used neurological technique, Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is used in modifying and rehabilitating brain function. Currently under development, Closed-loop or “smart” DBS systems are the next evolutionary step in neuronal signal augmentation and may offer physicians more individualized treatment possibilities for their patients. Watch Board Certified Neurosurgeon, […]
On August 9, 2017, Dr. Adam Lipson spoke on air with WFAN’s Joe & Evan about the injury suffered by Jets wide receiver, Quincy Enunwa. A bulging disc in Enunwa’s neck has him sidelined. Hear what Dr. Lipson has to say about this type of injury and Enunwa’s chances of returning to the field.
On April 19, 2015, 25-year-old Freddie Gray died after suffering injuries to his spinal cord. This extremely controversial case made news headlines when members of the Baltimore community protested the police department for exerting unnecessary force and failing to comply with the department’s transport policy. According to the medical examiner and the autopsy reports, the […]
Dr. Adam Lipson of IGEA Brain & Spine was recently featured in an article in the February/March 2017 issue of Pain-Free Living magazine. In the article, Dr. Lipson discusses the overwhelming success his patient experienced following multiple procedures.
IGEA’s own Dr. Adam Lipson speaks with WFAN’s Joe & Evan about the injury suffered by Patriot’s all-star tight end Rob Gronkowski. After a season-ending back injury, Dr. Lipson discusses the particulars of Gronkowski’s recovery and whether or not he could return this season.
Dr. Adam Lipson of IGEA Brain & Spine was recently called upon by ELLE magazine to offer advice to readers who frequently wear high heels. For those who sport the fancy footwear while running from place to place, he recommends an exercise that avoids strain on the lower back, hips and spine. Check out the […]
Dr. Isha Gupta of IGEA Brain & Spine was recently called upon to comment in the article 8 Signs You Might Have Nerve Damage and provided information regarding signs of nerve damage. Dr. Gupta explained that nerve damage develops slowly and may exhibit signs through numbness or tingling. Read the full article here.
Dr. David Poulad of IGEA Brain & Spine was recently featured in an article regarding the extreme impact that stress can have on memory. Dr. Poulad explained what can happen when the brain is exposed to large amounts of stress, and what can be done to ease or counteract the effects. Read the full article […]
Dr. Isha Gupta of IGEA Brain & Spine was recently featured on Country Living and Yahoo regarding the effects of lavender on headaches. Dr. Gupta commented that the effects of the herb are similar to prescription relaxants, but warned that more research needed to be conducted on the subject. She also cautioned to be careful […]
Dr. David Poulad was recently called upon to comment on a recent study featured by The Feast on Bravo TV’s website. The study suggested that those with specialized sensory training –such as sommeliers–have increased volume in areas of the brain that are typically affected by neurodegenerative disorders. As a result, these individuals may have a decreased […]