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...
The Important Link Between Cholesterol and Stroke

The Important Link Between Cholesterol and Stroke

Insight Neurosurgery – Each year, more than 795,000 people in the United States have a stroke. With an estimated one in four adults over the age of 25 likely to have one in their lifetime, stroke has now reached epidemic proportions. Although strokes are commonly...
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...
Six Tips For Carpal Tunnel Pain Relief Without Surgery

Six Tips For Carpal Tunnel Pain Relief Without Surgery

Insight Pain Management – Do you experience tingling and numbness in your fingers, hand weakness, and persistent pain that radiates from your hand to your arm? If so, you may have a common nerve condition called carpal tunnel syndrome, which occurs when the median...
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?...