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How Effective is Functional Neurology?

How Effective is Functional Neurology?

Insight Functional Neurology – Are you experiencing recurring migraines or headaches? Have you wondered why you are feeling dizzy or off balance lately? Is pain or numbness affecting your daily activities and quality of life? If so, you may benefit from functional...

5 Surprising Benefits of PRP Therapy

5 Surprising Benefits of PRP Therapy

Insight Pain Management – When it comes to treating pain, we’re all familiar with medications, surgeries, or non-invasive techniques like chiropractic care and physical therapy. But a new technique called platelet-rich plasma injections (or PRP therapy) is becoming an...

Neurology vs Neurosurgery | Do I Need In 2022

Neurology vs Neurosurgery | Do I Need In 2022

Insight Neurosurgery –From Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease to strokes and chronic nerve pain, millions of Americans are affected by a neurological condition each year, making this one of the leading causes of disability and death nationwide. If you or a loved one...

What are Tarlov Cysts and How are They Treated?

What are Tarlov Cysts and How are They Treated?

Insight Neurosurgery – Tarlov cysts, also known as perineural sacral cysts, are fluid-filled sacs that commonly impact nerve roots at the lower part of the spine in the sacral region. Unlike other conditions, such as spinal lesions, Tarlov cysts contain spinal nerve...

8 Reasons You Should Get a Flu Shot This Season

8 Reasons You Should Get a Flu Shot This Season

Insight Chicago – With flu season just around the corner and the battle against COVID-19 still a top priority, September and October is the perfect time to get your annual flu vaccine. Unlike a common cold or other viral illness, influenza is a serious respiratory...

Q&A with Dr. Sunil Manjila

Q&A with Dr. Sunil Manjila

Name: Sunil Manjila MD Position: Neurosurgeon Q: What does your job entail? A: I do surgery on the brain, spinal column, and spinal cord with varied pathologies ranging from vascular lesions, tumors, and degenerative processes. Q: What do you like most about your job?...

Six Ways to Make Men’s Health a Priority Year-Round

Six Ways to Make Men’s Health a Priority Year-Round

Insight Hospital & Medical Center Chicago – We’ve all heard the statistics that women are more likely to live longer than men. From heart disease and cancer to diabetes and mental health, men die an average of five years sooner than women according to research...

Insight Hospital Emergency

Insight Hospital Emergency

INSIGHT HOSPITAL GRANTED COMPREHENSIVE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT DESIGNATION Former Mercy Hospital Welcomes Return of Ambulances, Relieving Overcrowded Conditions at Other Area Hospital Emergency Rooms on Chicago’s Southside CHICAGO, IL – After nearly a year without...

Molecular markers: Fingerprinting brain tumors

Molecular markers: Fingerprinting brain tumors

May 10, 2019 Molecular markers: Fingerprinting brain tumors By ROY ALLAN DOMINIQUE G. TORCUATOR, MD Dr. ROY ALLAN DOMINIQUE G. TORCUATOR is a neurosurgeon at INSIGHT. He earned his degree in medicine from the University of the East - Most Filipinos believe that having...

Upcoming Lecture On April 22nd

Upcoming Lecture On April 22nd

Please join us for this month's Grand Rounds Video Lecture Series, where we are honored to Dr. Ali Al-Ramadan MD teach us about "Acute and Post-Acute Neurological Complications of COVID-19". Dr. Ali Al-Ramadan is a research scholar at the University of Michigan- Flint...

INSIGHT- Chicago Featured in Block Club Chicago

INSIGHT- Chicago Featured in Block Club Chicago

New Mercy Hospital Owners Face ‘Deplorable’ Conditions And Mounting Debt. Can They Revive A Bronzeville Institution? Insight Chicago's deal to buy Mercy Hospital was finalized last month. Now, the new owners are working to rejuvenate a 169-year-old hospital that...

Upcoming Lecture On March 18th

Upcoming Lecture On March 18th

Insight is excited to announce this month's Grand Rounds Lecture Series. Eventually, we hope to be able to host you on-site as we have in the past but, for now, we will be presenting via Zoom. The presentation for March will be held Thursday, March 18th at 4:00 PM...

Upcoming Lecture On February 18th

Upcoming Lecture On February 18th

Insight is excited to announce this month's Grand Rounds Lecture Series. Eventually, we hope to be able to host you on-site as we have in the past but, for now, we will be presenting via Zoom. The presentation for January will be held Thursday, February 18th at 12:00...

Upcoming Lecture On January 21st

Upcoming Lecture On January 21st

Insight is excited to announce this month's Grand Rounds Lecture Series. Eventually, we hope to be able to host you on-site as we have in the past but, for now, we will be presenting via Zoom. The presentation for January will be held Thursday, January 21st at 8:30 am...

Upcoming Lecture On December 17th

Upcoming Lecture On December 17th

Insight is excited to announce this months Grand Rounds Lecture Series. Eventually we hope to be able to host you on site as we have in the past but, for now we will be presenting via Zoom. The presentation for December will be held Thursday December 17th at 8:30am...

Upcoming Lecture On November 19th

Upcoming Lecture On November 19th

Insight is excited to announce the return of the Grand Rounds lecture series. Eventually we hope to be able to have you on site as we have in the past but, for now we will be presenting via Zoom. The presentation for October will be held Thursday November 19th at...

Upcoming Lecture On October 15th

Upcoming Lecture On October 15th

Insight is excited to announce the return of the Grand Rounds lecture series. Eventually we hope to be able to have you on site as we have in the past but, for now we will be presenting via Zoom. The presentation for October will be held Thursday October 15th at...

Sylvester Broome Center Serves Flint Youth

Sylvester Broome Center Serves Flint Youth

When neurosurgeon Jawad Shah talks about giving back to the community of Flint, Exhibit A is the Sylvester Broome Empowerment Village, as stated in a post on Crain’s Detroit Business. Dr. Shah bought the 63,000-square-foot Broome building in 2015 for $1. He said...

What are the Differences Between MRI and CT Scans?

What are the Differences Between MRI and CT Scans?

If you’ve been told you need MRI or CT scans, you may have a few questions. While traditional X-rays are still used for imaging in some cases, today’s technology allows for more detailed visuals of the inside of a patient’s body. Common imaging techniques include...

Dr. Jawad Shah: The Vision Behind Insight

Dr. Jawad Shah: The Vision Behind Insight

Insight is not only a name. Insight is about having the intrinsic drive and perceptiveness required to drive the future of the neuroscience industry forward. It’s also what’s required to truly give one’s best when it comes to compassionate patient care. No one...