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New Video by Dr. Joseph Maroon Describes His Experience with Hyperbaric Oxygen

May 2022 Dr. Joseph Maroon recently sat down with a video crew from Aviv Medical to discuss his three month experience of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT).  Dr. Maroon describes how he began to use HBOT to treat patients with refractory symptoms of concussion and the improvements he witnessed.  He also relates scientific advancements for using […]

Dr. Joseph Maroon Starts His 42nd year as a Triathlete at the National Senior Games Championship

May 15, 2022. Dr. Joseph Maroon MD recently took second place in the triathlon event-swim, bike, run-at the National Senior Games, formerly the National Senior Olympics, in Fort Lauderdale Florida. The National Senior Games Organization is the largest multi-sport competition in the world for seniors.  Over 12,000 senior men and women 50 years of age […]

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Dr. Joseph Maroon Interviewed by Jonny Bowden, PhD, CNS on the Square One Book

April 2022  Dr. Joseph Maroon was recently interviewed by Jonny Bowden, PhD, CNS about his new book, Square One: A Simple Guide to a Balanced Life.  Jonny Bowden, PhD, CNS, a nutritionist and nationally known expert on weight loss, nutrition and health. Based in Los Angeles, Bowden is board-certified by the American College of Nutrition […]

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Dr. Joseph Maroon Lectures on CTE and TES

April 2022 – Neurosurgeon, Dr. Joseph Maroon recently lectured at The Vanderbilt Sports Concussion Center & Vanderbilt Sports Concussion Research (V-SCoRe) Quarterly Lecture Series on the topics of CTE (Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy) and TES (Traumatic Encephalopathy Syndrome).  Dr. Maroon addressed the inherent difficulties of making the pathological diagnosis of CTE in living individuals based on […]

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WEBCAST WITH JOSEPH C. MAROON, MD, FACS – YOUR GENES ARE NOT YOUR DESTINY

April 8, 2022 Dr. Joseph Maroon was recently asked to appear on USA Global TV‘s Webcast to discuss, “LONGEVITY LIFESTYLE CHOICES: YOUR GENES ARE NOT YOUR DESTINY“. USA Global TV features Dr. Jacalyn Kerbeck and Beth “Annie” Stockdale who interviewed Dr. Maroon about his lifestyle choices. In the webcast Dr. Maroon discusses a wide range […]

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Dr. Maroon and Merril Hoge Lecture at PA Athletic Directors 2022 Meeting

Dr. Joseph C. Maroon, MD and retired NFL player, Merril Hoge,  were keynote speakers at the annual meeting of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Directors Association in Hershey, PA on March 17, 2022. Both spoke on the subject: “Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy-Past, Present and Future.” Dr. Maroon spoke from the perspective of a long time Steeler NFL […]

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NEUROSURGEON DR. REGIS HAID INSPIRED BY DR. JOSEPH MAROON’S ADDRESS ON WORK/LIFE BALANCE

March 18, 2022 Regis W. Haid, Jr., MD is a neurosurgeon and good friend of Dr. Joseph Maroon.  As part of his neurosurgical training at Allegheny General Hospital in 1986 he was taught by Dr. Maroon who was the Chairman of Neurosurgery at AGH at that time.  Dr. Haid has had a distinguished career including […]

Joseph Maroon, MD Receives NFLPS’ Top Research Award

March 4, 2022 The NFL Physicians Society (NFLPS) awarded the Arthur C. Rettig Award for Academic Excellence to Joseph C. Maroon, MD.  Dr. Maroon is a neurosurgeon for the Pittsburgh Steelers for 38 years and recently presented at the NFLPS scientific meeting during the 2022 NFL Scouting Combine. Dr. Maroon is the first Neurosurgeon to […]