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New Publication from the Surgeons at DISC

Journal of SpineDrs. Anthony T. Yeung, Christopher A. Yeung, Nima Salari, and Justin Field of DISC, along with James Navratil and Harrison Maio, have recently published an article in the Journal of Spine, an Open Access, peer reviewed, academic journal that provides a complete and reliable source of information on the discoveries and current developments in all areas of the field.

The article is titled "Lessons Learned Using Local Anesthesia for Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Spine Surgery" and focuses on 9 main lessons that these surgeons have encountered while utilizing local anesthesia during minimally invasive endoscopic spine surgery to relieve spine pain - chief among them that operating under local anesthesia allows the patient to respond and provide feedback during surgery that is invaluable for patient safety and for the assessment of the pain generators and ultimately understanding of the source of pain that the surgeon is targeting.

To learn more, please download and read the full article here: "Lessons Learned Using Local Anesthesia for Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Spine Surgery"

Dr. Anthony T. Yeung - Newest Member of The Expert Network©

Dr. Anthony T. Yeung Has Been Recognized Among the Top in His Industry by the Expert Network©

AnthonyYeungPhoenix, AZ, March 29, 2017 (Newswire.com) - Dr. Anthony T. Yeung, Founder, Desert Institute for Spine Care (DISC), has joined The Expert Network©, an invitation-only service for distinguished professionals.

Dr. Yeung has been chosen as a Distinguished Doctor™ based on peer reviews and ratings, numerous recognitions, and accomplishments achieved throughout his career.

Dr. Yeung outshines others in his field due to his extensive educational background, numerous awards and recognitions, and career longevity.

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For more information, visit Dr. Yeung's profile on the Expert Network

Work Hard, Play Hard

Chris Corragio with SPX Productions had some media coaching tips for the talented surgeons at DISC that took a wrong turn. They decided to watch YouTube clips of famous sports press conferences. This light-hearted spoof shows that not only do DISC’s surgeons work hard, they play hard too!


The spoof includes the 4 surgeons from DISC imitating some of the most famous sports press conferences of all time. Dr. Chris Yeung as Allen Iverson, Dr. Justin Field as Jim Mora, Dr. Nima Salari as Bryce Harper and Dr. Anthony Yeung as Dennis Green, the former Cardinals head coach.

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