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This November we bid farewell to Carolyn Torkelson, MD, MS, as she retires from her role as associate professor in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health. After nearly 30 years in practice, Dr.

Recently, Diane Madlon-Kay, MD, MS, retired from her practice and her role as professor in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health.

North Memorial resident Rose Marie Leslie, MD, has captured the attention of nearly 250,000 followers on the popular video sharing app TikTok with her concise and friendly mini-lessons on everything health-related, from kidney stones t

Meet the woman who’s become TikTok’s (unofficial) celebrity doctor - Rose Marie Leslie, MD.

NeuroSafe 2019 – the fourth annual NeuroSafe symposium – will be held, August 8-9, at the McNamara Alumni Center on the University of M innesota’s Minneapolis Campus. This one-of-a-kind symposium creates opportunities for conversations among experts and attendees about practical, achievable ways to improve the safety and quality of a neurosurgical practice in the context of the triple aim — enhancing the patient experience, improving population health, and reducing healthcare's per capita cost.

Ann Stroink, MD, head of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons/Congress of Neurological Surgeons Washington Committee, recently updated Minnesota Neurological Society members about the Committee’s activities and priorities. The Committee is a group of volunteers who passionately and tirelessly advocate for the practice of neurosurgery and its patients.

After years of clinical testing, Oculogica has launched their newest medical device created by the Department of Neurosurgery’s Uzma Samadani, MD, PhD.


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