Tradition of Excellence

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Medicine/ Dental

Dr. Brown Jr., Calvin is the first African-American regional dental director in the country and also an equity partner of Superteeth, a groundbreaking dental-care chain.

Dr. Carson, Benjamin (b. September 18, 1951) performed the first successful separation of occipital craniopagus (joined at the head) Siamese twins in 1987. Had an amazing success record in peforming hemispherectomy, or removal of half the brain, to treat certain forms of epilepsy. In 1983, at the age of 33 while at Johns Hopkins University he was the youngest director of pediatric neurosurgery.

Written by Symphony

December 1, 2007 at 5:45 am

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