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Dr. Joseph Maroon
Welcome to the website of Dr. Joseph Maroon, Neurosurgeon and Vice Chairman and Professor of the Department of Neurological Surgery at UPMC

Neurosurgeon | Professor | Athlete Dr. Maroon is a world-renowned neurosurgeon with extensive experience in neurosurgery. He specializes in minimally invasive surgery to speed recovery for his patients. He is a sports medicine expert and innovator in concussion management, personal fitness and nutrition. As an Ironman triathlete, he lives and breathes his own advice. Welcome to his website!

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  • New Lumbar Facet Fusion Implant with a Twist

    Similar to the TruFUSE™ facet fusion implant, the ZLIFT™ adds an additional benefit by helping to open the area below the facet where the nerve root exits to the leg. By doing this with a “twist” of the wrist (See VIDEO) the nerve can be under less pressure and help to relieve both pain and […]

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  • Dr. Joseph Maroon Takes Second Place and Qualifies for World Half Triathlon Championship

    Press Release – July 11 2015, Ironman 70.3, Muncie Indiana  Dr. Joseph Maroon, professor of neurosurgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and Heindl Scholar in Neuroscience recently participated in the Ironman race in Muncie, Indiana.  This is a triathlon consisting of a 1.2 mile lake swim, a 56 mile bike and a 13.3 […]

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  • Dr. Maroon Competes in 2015 Muncie IN Ironman Triathlon

    Dr. Joseph Maroon will again defend his title as one of the top finishers at this year’s Muncie IN, half Triathlon on Saturday, July 11th.  Athletes will begin with a 1.2-mile swim in the calm waters of Prairie Creek Reservoir. The 56-mile bike course takes athletes onto closed state highways for a flat ride through […]

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