July 22, 2022 – Board-certified neurosurgeon Matthew Moore, M.D., joins Marcus Neuroscience Institute, established at Boca Raton Regional Hospital, a part of Baptist Health. Dr. Moore specializes in complex neurological issues, such as benign and malignant brain and spine tumors. His expertise also includes treating debilitating neck and lower back pain.
“We’re honored that Dr. Moore has joined Marcus Neuroscience Institute,” said Frank Vrionis, M.D., Institute director at Marcus Neuroscience Institute. “He has provided outstanding neurological care to Florida patients for 30 years. Dr. Moore is a pioneer in using cutting-edge techniques and technology to alleviate the pain of his patients.”
Dr. Moore joins Marcus Neuroscience Institute from Neurological Surgery Associates where he was a partner. He also served as the director of neurosurgery at Holy Cross Hospital and Broward Health North. For 10 years, he worked as a Miami Dolphins team neurosurgeon. Dr. Moore founded the first JACHO Spine Center in South Florida.
Dedicated to providing the best patient outcomes, he is currently working on a medical device for emergency decompressive brain surgery. He is an active member of many professional organizations, including the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Society of Brigham Surgeons and the Congress of Neurological Surgeons.
Dr. Moore earned his medical degree from the Yale University School of Medicine and received the Curran prize for his thesis. He then completed his neurosurgery residency at Brigham & Women’s Hospital at Harvard Medical School, and served as neurosurgery chief resident and Harvey Cushing fellow.
He will see patients at two convenient Marcus Neuroscience Institute locations at 800 Meadows Rd. in Boca Raton and 3313 West Hillsboro Blvd., Suite 100 in Deerfield Beach.
About Marcus Neuroscience Institute
Marcus Neuroscience Institute, a part of Baptist Health South Florida, is an innovative nexus for neurologic and neurosurgical care. From non-surgical treatments and minimally invasive procedures to complex brain and spine surgery, the Institute embraces a multidisciplinary approach to patient care. Marcus Neuroscience Institute’s highly skilled staff is comprised of neurosurgeons, neurologists, pain management physicians and neuro-oncologists. With locations in Boca Raton, Boynton Beach and Deerfield Beach, Marcus Neuroscience Institute is making breakthrough neurological care more accessible for patients seeking comprehensive treatment for conditions affecting the brain, spine and peripheral nervous system.
The heart of the Institute is located at Boca Raton Regional Hospital. The 57,000-square-foot facility houses a 20-bed Neuro Intensive Care and Step-Down Unit, four dedicated operating rooms — including one equipped with intraoperative MRI and two with intraoperative CT capability — and a biplane angiography suite, a crucial component in the diagnosis and care of neurological conditions.
Marcus Neuroscience Institute is training the next generation of neurologists and neuroscientists in conjunction with Florida Atlantic University’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine and its residency program. The Institute earned the Gold Seal of Approval® for Spinal Surgery Certification from The Joint Commission, which reflects commitment to the highest standards of excellence and safety in patient care, and the Institute is a DNV Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, which is the nation’s highest level of stroke accreditation.
About Boca Raton Regional Hospital
Boca Raton Regional Hospital is part of Baptist Health South Florida, the largest healthcare organization in the region, with 11 hospitals, nearly 23,000 employees, more than 4,000 physicians and more than 100 outpatient centers, urgent care facilities and physician practices spanning across Miami-Dade, Monroe, Broward and Palm Beach counties. Baptist Health has internationally renowned centers of excellence in cancer, cardiovascular care, orthopedics and sports medicine, and neurosciences. In addition, it includes Baptist Health Medical Group; Baptist Health Quality Network; and Baptist Health Care On Demand, a virtual health platform. Baptist Health has been recognized by Fortune as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in America and by Ethisphere as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies.
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