Closed-Loop Brain Stimulation Systems Are Getting Smarter

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, […]

Dr. Lipson Speaks About Calming Tremors

Originally appeared in Morris Essex Health & Life in February 2015 Calming A Tremor – For some who suffer from this problem, surgery offers dramatic relief. Even if you’ve never heard of a disease called essential tremor, you’ve seen it. Think of the late actress Katharine Hepburn. In her later years, her hands shook and her voice quavered, even […]