This month marks the emphasize on individuals and organizations joining to support the mission to eliminate the challenges of hydrocephalus by raising awareness through education and advocacy. This is particularly important since progress in new treatment methods or means of prevention have not kept pace due to lack of attention...

Theresa Gabay, a highly-experienced Advanced Practice Nurse at ANA for the past 14 years, will be a presenter at the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses (AANN)’s Annual Educational Meeting which takes place in San Diego, California on March 17-20, 2018. Gabay will present her paper, Pediatric Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM): Lightening CAN...

On the day the news broke, it led all media reports, including the front page of The New York Times. John McCain, who has served in the Senate for 30 years representing Arizona and a two-time presidential candidate, had received a diagnosis of glioblastoma, a lethal form of brain cancer. The...

A Look Back on Successful Patient Alexander Inclan Alexander Suarez-Inclan still doesn’t realize he had surgery over four years ago. Although his eyes and face were characteristically swollen following his procedure, a few days later, the toddler was back to his normal self and never looked back. While he doesn’t remember...

“It was definitely a roller-coaster ride for any parent,” admits Joseph Suarez-Inclan, father of 5 1/2 -year-old Alexander. “But four years later, he’s a happy child.” Joseph shares the story of Alexander’s craniosynostosis and his young son’s surgery with Dr. Arno Fried. Watch the first video of Alexander, when he was...

May marks Brain Tumor Awareness Month (BTAM), an annual recognition of what we deal with year-round at Advanced Neurosurgery Associates (ANA). Since this subject is so near and dear to our hearts, we eagerly welcome the opportunity to help the National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) promote community awareness of both...