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Dr. Marc Louis Otten, M.D.

Neurosurgeon

Dr. Marc Otten practices Neurological Surgery in New York, NY. As a Neurological Surgeon, Dr. Otten prevents, diagnoses, evaluates, and treats disorders of the autonomic, peripheral, and central nervous systems. Neurological Surgeons are trained to treat such disorders as spinal canal stenosis, herniated discs, tumors, fractures, and spinal deformities, among many others.
13 years Experience
Dr. Marc Louis Otten, M.D.
  • New York, NY
  • Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medicine Research, Pondicherry University
  • Accepting new patients

Recovery from craniotomy?

The answer to this question depends a great deal on the nature of your injury. Mild traumatic brain injury that does not require surgery sometimes leaves people with headaches READ MORE
The answer to this question depends a great deal on the nature of your injury. Mild traumatic brain injury that does not require surgery sometimes leaves people with headaches or difficulty concentrating. A trauma that was significant enough to require surgery likely represents a greater impact, and as such, can certainly cause residual symptoms. You should follow up with your surgeon if you have concerns, as he would know the details of your situation.

Sharp, shooting pain in my right leg

There are many reasons people experience pain shooting down the leg. Irritation of the sciatic nerve, or "sciatica", is just one of them. Before drawing conclusions, it is important READ MORE
There are many reasons people experience pain shooting down the leg. Irritation of the sciatic nerve, or "sciatica", is just one of them. Before drawing conclusions, it is important to have the entire history, combined with a physical exam, and sometimes additional testing.