On Sunday, June 7, 2015, in downtown Chicago, the Cure4Stroke Foundation presents the Inaugural “MOVE that BODY!” Main Event to raise Stroke Awareness, celebrate stroke survivors and reinforce the significance of movement in people’s lives. We welcome family, friends, run/walk “In-Memory” and Celebration Teams, diverse cultures, individuals with disabilities and also welcome our international colleagues […] Read more »
Dr. Lopes on syngo Dyna4, advanced imaging technology using 4D angiography. Dr. Lopes on syngo DynaCT SMART, advanced imaging technology using metal artifact reduction.
Demetrius Lopes, MD, discusses how Google Glass can play a role in cerebrovascular neurosurgery. “The hands-free component and the access to information in a situation where you cannot have your hands available — that is quite remarkable,” Dr. Lopes said. For more, watch the video.
We cordially invite you to join us for WLNC 2015 for the first time in the United States. We chose the exciting Chicago summer – June 8-10 – to host this event. WLNC 2015 features an amazing new structure and schedule: WLNC 2015 runs from Monday through Wednesday, from 8:00 to 18:45. Mornings and afternoons […] Read more »
Only a small percentage of the nation’s physicians are ever honored with a Patients’ Choice Award. But Chicago Neurological Surgery Dr. Demetrius Lopes belongs to an even more selective group of doctors who are being honored this year as five-time Patients’ Choice honorees, marking the award’s fifth anniversary. Of the nearly 900,000 active doctors and […] Read more »
The Joe Niekro Foundation is welcomes Dr. Demetrius Lopes to its Medical Advisory Board. The Joe Niekro Foundation was established in 2007 in honor of the founder’s father, Joe Niekro, who lost his life from a sudden cerebral brain aneurysm on October 27, 2006. The astonishing lack of public awareness and under-support of research of […] Read more »
The Apollo™ System, manufactured by California-based Penumbra, Inc., was widely launched last week. Apollo is an innovative new surgical tool that enables minimally invasive removal of deeply seated tissue and fluids in the brain during a single, efficient operation. With combined use of an endoscope and image guidance, the Apollo System allows decompression and removal […] Read more »
This week, Dr. Lopes was selected as a Vitals Top 10™ Doctor in Illinois. Every year, hundreds of thousands of patients provide online feedback about their doctor visits. Patients write about their experience and rate their doctor on several components of care, including bedside manner, doctor-patient face time, and degree of follow-up. Patients also provide […] Read more »
Physicians and medical staff from around the world are set to gather next week, June 9-11, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, for WLNC 2014 – World Live Neurovascular Conference, featuring live surgical cases broadcast from Istanbul, Kobe, Chicago, Shanghai, Buffalo and Buenos Aires. In 2013, the first WLNC, held in Istanbul, successfully showed the new global […] Read more »
At the 2013 World Live Neurovascular Conference in Istanbul, Turkey, the team at the Rush Center for Neuroendovascular Surgery participated in the live broadcast of four surgeries. They performed the surgeries at Rush, which were broadcast via satellite to physicians attending the conference in Istanbul. Then, the team flew to Instanbul to participate in viewing […] Read more »