School is out, the sun is shining—and we’re celebrating at The Spine Hospital at the Neurological Institute of New York. It’s not just the season that’s primed our spirits. This summer has been packed with heart-warming stories and notable accomplishments of both patients and surgeons. Here are the highlights.
1. The Making of a Neurosurgeon: Dr. Paul C. McCormick
Our very own series, “The Making of a Neurosurgeon,” details the motivation, the struggles—the joy—each neurosurgeon experiences in his life and work. Recently we featured Dr. Paul C. McCormick and showed how football, his team-player attitude, his determination, and a few influential mentors shaped the young Paul McCormick.