Category Archives: Educational and informative news

Symptoms of Syringomyelia, ASAP.org

Symptoms of Syringomyelia (not limited to) Motor *Muscle weakness and atrophy, particularly in hands and arms *Increased muscle tone (stiffness or spasticity) in arms and/or legs *Abnormal curvature of the spine (scoliosis) Sensory *Decreased feeling in hands and arms. Depending … Continue reading

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Dr. Robert F. Spetzler of BNI to retire; New CEO Dr. Michael Lawton is named to succeed him.

<https://www.barrowneuro.org/press-releases/dr-michael-lawton-to-succeed-dr-robert-spetzler-as-head-of-barrow/

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Dr. Robert Spetzler Featured in National Geographic

Neurosurgeon Dr. Robert Spetzler was photographed by National Geographic for a story about how science is redefining life and death. Source: Dr. Robert Spetzler Featured in National Geographic https://www.barrowneuro.org/in-the-news/dr-robert-spetzler-featured-in-national-geographic/

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Chiari Malformation: An Overview by Rick Labuda, conquerchiari.org

   

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Support Group Meeting, Saturday 10-08!

Join us this Saturday, October 8th for our Support Group Meeting, in the Mercy Conference Room, across from Starbucks (look for the signs) and hear our featured speaker, Martin Faridian, Pharm.D. He is a graduate of the U of A … Continue reading

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Fall Support Group Meeting, 10-8-16!

St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center, 350 W. Thomas Rd. Phoenix 11:00 am to 1:30 pm- speaker will begin @ 11:15!Join us for our Fall Meeting, in the Mercy Conference Room, across from Starbucks (look for the signs) and hear … Continue reading

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AZ Syringo Chiari Support Group Meeting!

    Our July meeting has been moved forward to June 11th to schedule a speaker, Dawn Byrd, Psy.D  Dr. Byrd will speak to us on the topics of “Anxiety and Depression”. We’ll meet in the Mercy Conference Room, St. … Continue reading

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