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Nutrition for the Brain with Dr Joseph Maroon

Dr. Joseph Maroon is featured here with Dr. Nick Delgado discussing nutrition and its effect on the brain. Dr. Nick Delgado interviews both Dr. Joseph Maroon and Isabella Maroon on what quality of nutrition, diet, and eating habits contribute best to optimal brain performance. Dr. Maroon is a renowned specialist in neurosurgery as well as […]

What Motivated Dr Maroon to Write his New Square One Book

Dr Joseph Maroon recently published his latest book, Square One: a Simple Guide to a Balanced Life.  From the title alone it is difficult to believe that this book is actually in many ways a story of Dr Maroon’s own personal life journey. Dr Maroon was recently interviewed PCNC Night Talk host Ellis Cannon about his Square […]

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Dr Maroon Publishes in Neurosurgery Newsletter on his New Square One Book

The quarterly newsletter published by the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS), called the Congress Quarterly, has just released it Spring 2017 issue featuring Dr Maroon’s latest book.  In the article, Dr Maroon discusses the hows and whys his book, Square One: A Simple Guide to a Balanced Life, came about.  In his article entitled, Burnout and […]

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Dr Maroon Talks with Former Steeler and Media Personality Craig Wolfley About his new Book

Friday, March 24, 2017 – Dr Joseph Maroon had a chance recently to catch up with former Pittsburgh Steeler and media personality Craig Wolfley about Dr Maroon’s new book, Square One: A Simple Guide to a Balanced Life. Dr Maroon spoke to “Wolf” during his weekly podcast. A complete recording of the conversation can be […]

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Latest Studies Show Spine Pain Treatments Must Change

Two important studies were published in February that have provide further evidence that many common treatments for spine-related pain are ineffective.  This comes as no surprise since back pain remains the most common reason people seek out medical care besides the common cold. The first study, from Australia, investigated all the world’s scientific articles for […]

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Square One Book Press Release February 13, 2017

Press Release February 13, 2017 The official release date is here!  Dr Joseph Maroon’s book, Square One: A Simple Guide to a Balanced Life, has been released for world wide purchase today.  To learn more about the new book go to: To read the entire press release go to :Square One Book Final Press Release […]


Solving the Pain Problem – What Can be Done?

By Joseph Maroon, MD Chronic pain is a common problem but especially in seniors.  Greater than 60% of community-dwelling older adults and up to 85% of those in assisted nursing facilities suffer from chronic pain. Most pain complains with aging are joint and arthritis related.  Untreated or poorly treated pain can lead to depression, social withdrawal, […]