Innovative technologies and techniques are continually erupting in the spine field, with surgeons now able to perform surgery less invasively. Improvements within the field allow surgeons to push the envelope, devising techniques and treatment plans to yield excellent patient outcomes.
Shriners Hospitals for Children created an app for detecting scoliosis in children.
U.S. News & World Report released the 2017-18 Best Hospital rankings, including specialty rankings fo neurology and neurosurgery services.
A new study published in Clinical Spine Surgery examines the connection between blood transfusions and infection for patients undergoing major spinal deformity surgery.
Matthew Schreckinger, MD, joined the Marian Regional Medical Center in Santa Maria, Calif., the Noozhawk reports.
A new study published in Spine examines adult spinal deformity surgery rates and morbidity.
A new study published in Spine examines readmission rates for lumbar discectomy patients. 
Here are five spine and neurosurgeons making headlines.
Neurosurgeon Lon Alexander, MD, joined Rush Health in Chicago, according to The Meridian Star.
The Leading Physicians of the World will highlight Steven M. DeLuca, DO, in its upcoming issue.
Huntington, W.Va.-based Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine welcomed Nicolas Phan, MD, to its neurosurgery department, according to huntingtonnews.net.
Here are eight things for spinal surgeons to know for Aug. 10, 2017.
A new study published in Spine examines whether demographic factors affect spinal fusion rates.
Zackary Child, MD, joined the Tahoe Center for Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in South Lake Tahoe, Calif., according to South Tahoe Now.
Here are seven key stories on outpatient spine trends and news.
Here are spine surgeons and neurosurgeons who recently received awards or promotions.
An Oregon jury awarded the plaintiffs in a failed spine surgery case $4.5 million after a procedure "seriously altered [the patient's] sex life with his wife," according to a report in The Oregonian. 

18. Dr. John Caruso joins WVU Medicine — 9 insights

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Morgantown, W.Va.-based WVU Medicine and Martinsburg, W.Va.-based Berkeley Medical Center are boosting their neuroscience and neuromuscular offerings, according to WEPM.com.
Neurosurgeon Rafeek Woods, MD, joined Lakeland Health in St. Joseph, Mich., according to the Herald Palladium.
Here are five spine and neurosurgeons making the news this week.
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