Neck Fusion Surgery: Minimize Risk & Promote Recovery

Neck fusion surgery, also referred to as cervical spinal fusion, is a surgical procedure designed to provide relief from chronic neck pain and enhance patient mobility. Neck fusion surgery involves joining two or more vertebrae in the neck to form a single, solid bone and is particularly beneficial for patients who experience debilitating pain from … Read more

Spinal Surgery: Myths and Misconceptions

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Spinal surgery is often misunderstood and is surrounded by myths and misconceptions. It can create unnecessary fear and anxiety and ultimately prevent patients from receiving the treatment they need. UVNN is addressing common misconceptions about spinal surgery to help ease patient concerns and help them better advocate for their personal care.  Myth #1: Spinal Surgery … Read more

UVNN Partner in Health, Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital, Recognized as High Performing by U.S. News & World Report

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Dartmouth Health member organization, Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital in Lebanon, NH, was once again recognized by U.S.News & World Report as “high performing” for back surgery (spinal fusion). UVNN partners with Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital to provide patients with minimally invasive back surgery and spinal fusion and is honored to be part of the patient care team proudly … Read more

Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery Options Presented by Neurosurgeon, Hulda Magnadottir, MD

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  Hulda Magnadottir, MD, discussed minimally invasive spine surgery options for people suffering from lower back pain, sciatica, lumbar spinal stenosis, and other back conditions that impair mobility. Dr. Magnadottir completed her neurosurgery residency at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and operates a private practice in Lebanon at Upper Valley Neurology Neurosurgery, doing her surgical work here … Read more

UVNN Leading Neurosurgeons Named New Hampshire’s Top Doctors

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New Hampshire Magazine Names Harold Pikus, MD and Hulda Magnadottir, MD New Hampshire’s Top Doctors   UVNN neurosurgeons named New Hampshire Top Doctors by New Hampshire Magazine. Congratulations to Harold Pikus, MD and Hulda Magnadottir, MD. Each year, New Hampshire Magazine partners with the selected national research firm, Castle Connolly, to conduct the NH Top … Read more

UVNN Receives Perfect Scores in Neurosurgery on Recent Patient Survey

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UVNN’s neurosurgery patient survey is a reflection of our dedication to quality patient care. Conducted in partnership with our valued community health care provider, Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital, our team of highly skilled, Board Certified neurosurgeons provide both operative and non-operative services to patients seeking treatment for a variety of neurological conditions. Our holistic … Read more

UVNN Named New Hampshire’s Best in Back Surgery and Spinal Fusion by U.S. News and WorldReport

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UVNN has been named ‘New Hampshire’s Best Performing’ in Back Surgery and Spinal Fusion categories by U.S. News and World Report. We are honored to be recognized as the state’s leading provider.  Upper Valley Neurology Neurosurgery is nestled in the Dartmouth-Sunapee Lakes Region. Located in New Hampshire’s Upper Valley, we proudly partner with Alice Peck Day … Read more