Information for Patients

Important Factors in Selecting a Neurosurgeon

While caution should be exercised when seeking a doctor to perform any surgery, it is especially important in the case of neurosurgery. Neurosurgery, which can involve the nerves, the brain, and the spinal cord, requires a special skill set and competence level on behalf of the surgeon. With that in mind, here are five qualities to consider when seeking a surgeon to evaluate your surgical needs and, if necessary, to perform the surgery.

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Facts about Blood and Blood Types

Blood is the fluid that flows through our veins and keeps us alive. We know that if we lose too much of it we can die. How much do you really know about blood? Blood is a substance that is thicker than water and has a slightly salty taste. Blood cells are produced in the bone marrow. Blood carries nutrients, gases and waste through the body. It also delivers oxygen to the parts of the body.

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