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VIDEO: It takes two (or more...)
What do a brain surgeon and a head and neck surgeon have in common? Well, if you ask Drs. Anand Germanwala and Adam Zanation, a lot. In fact, they have the multidisciplinary approach down to a science.
Located in Vital Signs / Archives / Vital Signs - Aug. 28, 2009
Surgical team brings hearing to 3-year-old Charlotte boy
Surgeons at UNC Health Care recently performed the first-ever auditory brain stem implant done in a child. Three-year-old Grayson Clamp from Charlotte, N.C., was born with no cochlear nerves and as a result could not hear.
Located in News / 2013 / May
Hearing Grayson's story around the world
Much of the world was fascinated late last week with the story and video footage of Grayson Clamp hearing for the first time. Grayson is a 3-year-old patient from Charlotte who is the first at UNC Hospitals, and among the first in the U.S., to receive an auditory brain stem implant as part of an FDA-approved trial. Watch and read just a few pieces of the coverage of Grayson's incredible story.
Located in News / 2013 / June
Grayson hears his father's voice for the first time
Grayson Clamp, a 3-year-old from Charlotte, received the auditory brain stem implant in a child done as part of an FDA clinical trial during a surgery done this spring at UNC Hospitals.
Located in News / 2013 / June
UNC Health Care offers new treatment for stroke
UNC Hospitals is the first medical center in the Triangle to offer treatment for stroke patients with a new device that mechanically removes blood clots from blocked vessels in the brain.
Located in News / 2012 / April
UNC School of Medicine to establish new Department of Neurosurgery
The new department will be chaired by Matthew G. Ewend, MD, who currently serves as chief of the Division of Neurosurgery within the Department of Surgery.
Located in Vital Signs / 2010 / Vital Signs - April 22, 2010
Four faculty featured in 'What's the Big Idea?' lecture series
Each Thursday evening in October, a member of the UNC School of Medicine faculty will share their insights on the brain from a scientific, medical, and philosophical perspective.
Located in Vital Signs / 2016 / Sept. 29
Aerobic activity may keep the brain young
In a UNC study to be published July 9 in the American Journal of Neuroradiology, physically active elderly people showed healthier cerebral blood vessels than those who are not active.
Located in Vital Signs / 2009 / Vital Signs - July 2, 2009
Three UNC specialties nationally ranked by U.S. News
Overall, eleven specialties at UNC Hospitals were recognized as nationally ranked or high performing by U.S. News & World Report in its annual "America's Best Hospitals" issue.
Located in News / 2012 / July
VIDEO: It takes two (or more...)
What do a brain surgeon and a head and neck surgeon have in common? Well, if you ask Drs. Anand Germanwala and Adam Zanation, a lot. In fact, they have the multidisciplinary approach down to a science.
Located in Vital Signs / 2009 / Vital Signs - Aug. 28, 2009