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Dr. Joseph Maroon Commencement Address at Sewickley Academy

June 12, 2024 Neurosurgeon and wellness expert Dr. Joseph Maroon gave the commencement address to the 39 senior graduates at Sewickley Academy this past week.  The commencement was covered by the Sewickley Herald -Tribune-Review on June 12, 2023, Sewickley Academy graduates 39 Dr. Maroon discussed multiple topics during his presentation.  Specifically, the explosion of stress, […]

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Pittsburgh 55+ Magazine Dr Joseph Maroon Discusses the Latest on Addiction and Alzheimers Treatments

Pittsburgh 55+ Magazine • Spring 2024 issue – Neurosurgeon and Wellness Expert, Dr. Joseph Maroon was has been a quest contributor to Pittsburgh 55+ Magazine for over 10 years.  The quarterly magazine is released in both print and online formats and targets many communities in Western PA.  In his the Spring 2024 article Dr. Maroon […]

Rethink Concussions

Chuck Noll Foundation Annual Report Features Dr. Maroon and “Bella’s Story”

April 24, 2024 Stoking the Flame: Bella’s Story, was one of several highlights that were featured in the 2023 Chuck Noll Foundation Annual Report.  In June 2023, the generosity of one of Dr. Joseph Maroon’s patient, Bella, was reported on the Chuck Noll Foundation web. (See her story Here) In addition to Bella’s Story the […]

Prostate Cancer

Dr. Joseph Maroon Discusses Possible Breakthrough For Prostate Cancer Treatment

April 2024 – Dr. Joseph Maroon, Neurosurgeon and Wellness Expert recently discussed SYNC-T, a novel, minimally invasive immunotherapeutic approach to treat metastatic solid tumors, at the Norton Neuroscience Institute in Kentucky.  Initial Phase 1 data for this new therapy was recently presented at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting 2024 in San […]


Dr. Joseph Maroon Podcast Interview on his Book the Longevity Factor

April 18, 2024 – Neurosurgeon and Wellness Expert, Dr. Joseph Maroon, was recently interviewed on the Sabrina-Marie Podcast on how to build success in career, health (both physical and mental) and why spirituality is very important to stress management. Sabrina-Marie was specifically interested about Dr. Maroon’s book, the Longevity Factor. The book, among with other […]

Glutathione in Brain

Dr. Joseph Maroon Visiting Professor at Norton Neuroscience Institute in Louisville, Kentucky

April 2024 – Dr. Joseph Maroon, Clinical Professor of Neurosurgery at UPMC was the invited professor to the Norton Neuroscience Institute in Louisville, Kentucky. The Norton Neuroscience Institute is a nationally recognized program for advanced treatment, breakthrough research and compassionate care in the state of Kentucky and southern Indiana. It is the region’s leading provider […]

Global Aging Summit 2024

Dr. Joseph Maroon Discusses Longevity in New Video from 2024 Global Aging Summit

March 2024 – Dr. Joseph Maroon, MD, FACS, is a clinical professor and Vice Chairman of the Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He is also the consultant neurosurgeon for the Pittsburgh Steelers, WWE and Vice President of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. Dr. Maroon joined Dr. Amir Hadanny, Dr. […]

If You Have Ever Had Surgery You Should Read Dr. Joseph Maroon’s Most Recent Article

April 2024 If you have ever had general anesthesia, the type that, “puts you to sleep”, you most likely received various types of inhaled gases to accomplish this state of unconsciousness. The inhaled anesthetic, isoflurane, is commonly used to cause loss of consciousness before and during surgery.  Anesthetics that affect targeted receptors in the brain […]

Dr. Joseph Maroon Presents Concussion Prevention Study at 2024 NFL Physician’s Society General Scientific Meeting and Appears in Yahoo Sports Article

Feb 27, 2024 News Release 2024 NFL Physician’s Society General Scientific Meeting and Recent Yahoo Sports Article. Dr. Joseph Maroon, clinical professor of neurological surgery, was invited to present research on “the application of instrumented mouth guards in American football, rugby and beyond” at the 2024 NFL Physician’s Society General Scientific Meeting in Indianapolis. This […]

Football Brain

Dr. Joseph Maroon presents Research on Retaining and Restoring Brain Function

At the 18th Annual University of Pittsburgh Vanscoy Winter Academy on Feb. 15, 2024, over 300 researchers learn about the latest research on treating and studying brain and spinal cord injuries. A session was moderated by Clinical Professor of Neurological Surgery and Heindl Scholar in Neuroscience Joseph C. Maroon, who presented on, “Keeping Your Brain […]