Blog Archive

TCAPP Think Tank – Dr. Henderson Sep 3rd, 2019

Title: Neurosurgical Problems with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Author: Fraser Cummins Henderson, Sr. M.D., The Metropolitan Neurosurgery Group This lecture addresses the various mechanical stressors brought on by Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and possible neurosurgical interventions that may alleviate some of these stressors. It discusses the mechanical abnormalities such as Cranio-vertebral instability, Chiari, Atlanto-axial instability, Vertebral...

Dr. Fraser Henderson and Patient interviewed by WTVR Aug 20th, 2019

Dr. Fraser Henderson and Patient, Kristin Means, interviewed by WTVR “Virginia This Morning” Kristen Means discusses her journey with EDS. 1 in 10 Americans have hypermobility connective tissue disorders, according to EDS expert, Dr. Fraser C. Henderson, Sr. MD. That's 30 million people - and we don't know exactly how...

Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Aug 16th, 2019

Title: National Neurosurgery Solutions Author: Malini Narayanan, M.D., The Metropolitan Neurosurgery Group Dr. Malini Narayanan with National Neurosurgery Solutions explains the Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus and symptoms to explain the options of easing your specific pain.  

Utility of the clivo-axial angle in assessing brainstem deformity Aug 15th, 2019

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Henderson 2019 Neurosurgical Review Jan 3rd, 2019

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2015 CSF Colloquium Volume Apr 4th, 2018

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South Carolina Teen Finds The Answers with DCH Neurosurgeon Oct 5th, 2017

LiveWell is a publication that is created by Doctors Community Hospital to help educate the residents of Prince George’s County about relevant health topics (which are written for the layperson) as well as services offered at the hospital. Roughly 220,000 copies are distributed each printing. The publication highlights upcoming hospital-sponsored...

A beauty queen with a crown, a sash — and an IV pole Apr 17th, 2017

Maryland beauty queen with genetic disorder doesn't hide her scars Sipping a red sports drink from a straw, smartwatch on her wrist, and curled, shoulder-length hair framing her face, Victoria Graham looks every bit the beauty queen. But ask her, and she’ll tell you that each accessory has a purpose. Graham...

Facing a life of loose limbs Mar 10th, 2014

The Washington Post recently featured patient Kelly Koep in an article by Jeff Leen. Kelly shares her experiences living with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, or EDS, a genetic disorder that can cause frequent bruising, joint hypermobility, skin hyperelasticity and weakness of tissues, and her hope for the future following a spinal fusion...