Our March Membership Meeting – Saturday, March 10, 2 – 4 p.m.

Asleep DBS Surgery has Arrived in Austin

Our presentation will be given by Dr. Mark Burnett. Dr. Burnett was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland.  After finishing his undergraduate degree at Yale University he was a Fulbright Scholar and studied international health care policy.  He completed his medical degree at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in 1998 and his residency training in neurosurgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in 2005.  Following his residency, he completed a fellowship in complex spinal surgery at the Barrow Neurological Institute.  Dr. Burnett’s interests include complex and minimally-invasive spinal surgery, spinal sports medicine, neurotrauma, neuro-oncology, and peripheral nerve surgery.  He has been awarded two research grants from the National Institutes of Health for his work in neuro-physiology and the development of non-invasive blood flow monitors to treat patients with brain and spinal injuries. He has authored more than thirty peer reviewed manuscripts and multiple book chapters.

Dr. Burnett currently sees patients at the NeuroTexas locations in Central Austin, Southwest Austin, Round rock, and San Marcos.

Refreshments will be provided by Boston Scientific after the meeting.

CAPS meetings are always open to everyone with an interest in Parkinson’s, and there is always plenty of free parking.

2:00 pm – 4 pm, Saturday, March 10
Medical Office Building, St. David’s Medical Center
3000 N. IH-35, 5th Floor Conference Room