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Two Physicians Perform First in the World Fetal Surgery

A Lasting Legacy: Michael Kaufman, MD, Retires from Neurosciences Institute

Two physicians have earned international acclaim following the successful completion of a new procedure in utero. Courtney Stephenson, DO, FACOG, director of the Charlotte Fetal Care Center, and David Iannitti, MD, chief of hepato-biliary and pancreatic (HPB) surgery, are the first physicians in the world to treat a twin reversal arterial perfusion (TRAP) sequence pregnancy. Read more...

Michael Kaufman, MD, director of the Multiple Sclerosis Center at Carolinas HealthCare System’s Neurosciences Institute, will retire in December 2013 after dedicating more than 30 years of his career to serving patients and inspiring his colleagues at the Neurosciences Institute. Read more...