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The Funny Bone (aka The Ulnar Nerve) Is No Laughing Matter

The Funny Bone (aka The Ulnar Nerve) Is No Laughing Matter Neurosurgical Associates of Central Jersey May 15, 2017 5:20 pm 0 comments What’s so funny about the funny bone? Actually, nothing. This is what you quickly conclude if you accidentally hit just the right spot on your elbow. Suddenly, a shocking, tingling pain shoots …

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New Clinical Trial For Metastatic Brain Tumors

New Clinical Trial For Metastatic Brain Tumors Neurosurgical Associates of Central Jersey January 23, 2013 5:28 pm 0 comments Dr. James Chimenti is the co-principle investigator at Somerset Medical Center of a clinical trial being run by the National Cancer Institute to determine which type of radiation treatment is best for patients after they have …

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Nearly all Patients with Spinal Stenosis do Better with Surgery

Nearly all Patients with Spinal Stenosis do Better with Surgery Neurosurgical Associates of Central Jersey November 8, 2012 5:38 pm 0 comments PREVIOUSNEXT September Is Healthy Aging Month!New Clinical Trial For Metastatic Brain Tumors Among our treatments at Neurosurgical Associates of Central Jersey are solutions for spinal stenosis. Spinal stenosis is the narrowing of the …

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September Is Healthy Aging Month!

September Is Healthy Aging Month! Neurosurgical Associates of Central Jersey September 12, 2012 5:41 pm 0 comments September is designated as Healthy Aging Month by Healthy Aging®, which is a national health initiative developed to help individuals think more positively about growing older. Fifteen years ago, they began the celebration of Healthy Aging Month, which …

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Spinal Muscular Atrophy Awareness Month

Spinal Muscular Atrophy Awareness Month Neurosurgical Associates of Central Jersey August 22, 2012 5:45 pm 0 comments August is Spinal Muscular Atrophy Awareness month. To help spread awareness of this condition, here are some facts about Spinal Muscular Atrophy: Spinal Muscular Atrophy is a degenerative neuro muscular disease that affects the motor neurons in the human …

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What is Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery?

What is Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery? Neurosurgical Associates of Central Jersey May 23, 2012 7:04 pm 0 comments Minimally invasive spine surgery (MIS) was first performed in the 1980s, but has seen rapid advances in the past few years. Technological advances have enabled spine surgeons to expand patient selection and treat an evolving array of spinal …

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What Is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

What Is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? Neurosurgical Associates of Central Jersey May 11, 2012 7:08 pm 0 comments Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs in the wrist when the surrounding tendons, ligaments, and muscles compress the median nerve causing pain. The risk of developing carpal tunnel syndrome does not come from single industry or job, but is especially common …

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