Shaheda Quraishi, MD

Attending Physiatrist
Cushing Neuroscience Institutes
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine

Recent Posts By: Shaheda Quraishi, MD

The Meningitis Outbreak: What You Need to Know

As many as 13,000 patients may have been exposed to fungal meningitis from tainted spinal steroid injections used to ease back and neck pain, reported the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention. The CDC reported that the company that made the drug began shipping potentially contaminated lots on May 21 and that patients who… Read more »