Clinical Monographs ~ Nonfiction

These are clinical monographs—brief, informative, & interesting notes on a single medical topic written with the lay patient in mind. These monographs are nonfiction and based upon many years of clinical experience in neurosurgery, as well as extensive reading in peer reviewed medical and surgical journals.

The author is a neurosurgeon certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgeons who has performed over 6,000 operative procedures.

The medical and surgical information contained on this page and throughout this website is for general information only and is not a substitute for a thorough and complete evaluation by a licensed medical or osteopathic physician.

These monographs are available free for download here as a pdf. They will soon be available for the Amazon Kindle for $1.99 each.


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For more information on Hydrocephalus: An Owner’s Manual, click here.







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 For more information on The Chiari Malformations, click here.