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Bird flu Virus

Facts and Concerns about the Spread of Bird Flu

July 20024  In a recent Living Well Show radio broadcast heard on St. Barnabas Beaver County radio station, Dr. Joseph Maroon and Jeff Bost PAC discuss the “Facts and Fears” surrounding the increasing numbers of Bird Flu infections.  Specifically, they address the question, “Will bird flu be the next pandemic?“. You can tune into “Living […]

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Concussion Expert Dr. Joseph Maroon Interviewed by Univ. of Michigan Concussion Center

Dr. Joseph Maroon is a board-certified clinical professor of neurological surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, and is a recognized leader in the field of sports concussion.  Dr. Maroon was recently interviewed by host Steve Broglio at the University of Michigan’s Concussion Center’s podcast show, entitled, Concussion Headliners: Behind the Scenes with the […]

Brain Centers

Latest PG Editorial by Dr Joseph Maroon on the Dangers of Marijuana for Youth

June 27, 2024  Dr. Joseph Maroon has been a local Neurosurgeon in Pittsburgh for over 50 years.  As a Wellness expert, a parent and a concerned citizen he recently wrote an editorial on the under reported dangers to youth who use marijuana.  The article entitled, Joseph C. Maroon: A Neurosurgeon Explains the Dangers of Marijuana.  […]


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. […]