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New neurologists join Providence Brain and Spine Institute

March 20, 2014

This fall, we welcome three new board-certified, fellowship-trained physicians specializing in general neurology, movement disorders, neuromuscular conditions and stroke.

It’s not Alzheimer’s - some memory problems are treatable

April 11, 2013

Normal pressure hydrocephalus can be mistaken for Parkinson's and Alzheimer's diseases, but can be treated.

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center is recognized for outstanding spine and neurosurgical care

March 11, 2013

Becker's Hospital Review has named Providence St. Vincent Medical Center as one of 100 Hospitals with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs.

When are memory lapses normal? What neurologic symptoms should I worry about? How can I keep a sharp mind?

September 12, 2012

These are some of the questions Providence experts will cover at the Nov. 1 forum: The Curious Workings of the Brain.

Telemedicine delivers quality Parkinson's care[Audio]

August 16, 2012

Imagine having a disease like Parkinson’s and living in a rural area, far from a major city. Seeing a specialist often involves having to travel long distances. But now, technology is helping bring Parkinson’s specialists to the patient.

eNeuro: Seeing scans through a microscope?

July 18, 2012

Read about this novel invention and more in Providence Brain and Spine Institute’s summer clinical newsletter.

TeleParkinson’s checkup saves time and money

July 12, 2012

See how telemedicine is helping people with Parkinson's disease get checkups without having to travel long distances to see a specialist in Portland.

Parkinson's choir gives joy and perhaps symptom relief

May 16, 2012

"The idea of being in a singing group might have a beneficial effect on their illness," said Richard Rosenbaum, M.D.

New name for Providence’s comprehensive neurological and spine services

November 01, 2011

Providence Brain Institute’s name has changed. The new name, Providence Brain and Spine Institute, communicates the breadth of services offered by the institute.