Headache godfather : the story of Dr. Seymour Diamond and how he revolutionized the treatment of headaches / Seymour Diamond, M.D., Charlie Morey
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Learn the story of a man who lived the American dream and improved the quality of life for thousands of headache sufferers. The Headache Godfather traces the life of Seymour Diamond, MD, who was born in 1925, the son of Jewish immigrants from Ukraine and Slovakia, in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Diamond revolutionized the practice of headache as a medical specialty when he opened the United States' first private headache practice, the Diamond Headache Clinic, in 1974. It quickly became a headache haven for sufferers from around the world. He also established a nonprofit organization, the National Hea.
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Print version: Diamond, Seymour. Headache Godfather : The Story of Dr. Seymour Diamond and How He Revolutionized the Treatment of Headaches. New York : Skyhorse Publishing, ©2015 9781629145389
HEALTH & FITNESS Diseases General.
MEDICAL Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL Internal Medicine.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY Medical.
Headache Treatment. (OCoLC)fst00952655
Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services.
Signs and Symptoms.
Nervous System Diseases.
Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms.
Delivery of Health Care.
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Morey, Charlie, author.
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedications; Table of Contents; Foreword; 1. You Saved My Life!; 2. A Child Is Born; 3. Times Were Different Then; 4. Confidence Found; 5. Elaine; 6. Medical School and Marriage; 7. Southern Living; 8. Seymour Goes Neural; 9. Back to Chicago and Home; 10. The Kids; 11. Bridge; 12. Seymour Meets the Mob; 13. Neurology Beckons; 14. Diamond Headache Clinic; 15. Growth and Expansion; 16. Mary Franklin; 17. National Headache Foundation; 18. Colleagues Along the Way; 19. Research and the FDA; 20. Fame; 21. Malpractice and Lawsuits; 22. Globe-Trotting; 23. Aspirin.
24. Specialized Headache Treatments25. Mortality; 26. Financial Success; 27. Retirement.
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