July 2020
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Accessing expert spine care is easier than ever

From online scheduling to expedited appointments, Mayfield's integrated care teams can get you started on the road to recovery right away. If you prefer to have your appointment in the comfort of your own home, we are happy to set up a virtual appointment for most non-urgent issues.
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Dr. Warnick named to Novalis Circle Expert Group

Ronald Warnick, MD, has been named the ninth member of the international Novalis Circle Expert Group which focuses on quality and safety in stereotactic radiosurgery. Dr. Warnick explains, "Stereotactic radiosurgery is a complex, multistep procedure that requires a robust quality assurance program. The Novalis Certification process involves a systematic, proactive analysis that provides external validation of a center's safety culture, thereby ensuring the highest level of patient care."

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Cassie's Story: Pituitary tumor

Only by accident did Cassie discover that she had a pituitary tumor causing excessive production of growth hormone, a rare condition known as acromegaly. She wasn't sure where to turn. As Cassie shares, "When people found out I had a brain tumor, they all said Mayfield is where you want to go." That's when she met Yair Gozal, MD, PhD, a fellowship-trained skull base surgeon who specializes in these rare tumors.

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Mayfield welcomes Dr. Bryan Krueger

Bryan Krueger, MD, a fellowship-trained neurosurgeon specializing in spinal disorders and minimally invasive spine surgery has joined Mayfield Brain & Spine. He has particular expertise in spinal deformity, scoliosis, revision spine surgery, degenerative spine conditions, sacroiliac joint fusion, spine tumors, spine trauma, and Chiari malformation. Dr. Krueger will see patients at our Norwood office.

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Mayfield PT team demonstrates dry needling on Local 12

Lisa Cleveland, PT, and Emily Begley, PTA, from the Mayfield Physical Therapy team, joined Liz Bonis and Mayfield patient, Susan, to demonstrate and discuss the benefits of dry needling. All Mayfield physical therapists are certified to provide this treatment with the goal of relaxing the soft tissue to improve the success of a home physical therapy plan, including appropriate stretching and strengthening exercises. 

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5 ways to improve workplace ergonomics

Ergonomics is defined as "an applied science concerned with designing and arranging things people use so that the people and things interact most efficiently and safely." This is beneficial because you perform best at work when you are comfortable and able to focus. Mayfield physical therapist, Peter Till, DPT, shares five considerations when designing the perfect work environment at your desk.

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The Communicator Awards

Mayfield teams recognized with Communicator Award

The Mayfield Education & Research Foundation (MERF) and the Mayfield Communications Department received an Award of Distinction for the design and content of the 2019 Report to the Community. The award was announced by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts in New York. The Communicator Awards is the largest and most competitive awards program honoring creative excellence for communications professionals. 

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Upcoming events

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Tri-State Brain Aneurysm Support Group Webinar

When: Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Topic: Managing Headaches After Aneurysms 
Presenters: Stanley Allen, MD, and LeAnna Matsey, OTR/L, MHS, TriHealth Rehabilitation Hospital
Register: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/5056403695171710223