Medical Advisory Board
The MedLogic Medical Advisory Board is a high profile team of physicians chosen by MedLogic to provide professional insight into quality medical devices and therapies for better health and well-being.
Joseph C. Maroon, MD, FACS
Team neurosurgeon for the Pittsburgh Steelers
Dr. Maroon is regarded as a premiere specialist in the surgical treatment of injuries and diseases of the brain and spine, particularly with microscopic and minimally invasive procedures. His research into brain tumors, concussions and diseases of the spine has led to many innovative techniques for diagnosing and treating these disorders. Consistently listed in America’s Best Doctors, Dr. Maroon’s patient’s travel from all over the world to seek his care.
Dr. Maroon has been the team neurosurgeon for the Pittsburgh Steelers for approximately 25 years, Dr. Maroon has successfully performed surgery on numerous professional football players and other elite athletes with potentially career-ending neck and spine injuries, safely returning them all to their high level of athletic performance. He serves on the NFL Head and Neck Trauma Committee. Along with Mark Lovell, Ph.D., in the early 1990’s, Dr. Maroon co-developed ImPACT™ (Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing), the first, most-widely used and most scientifically validated computerized concussion evaluation system.
Commander (Ret.) Luis I. Becerra, MD
Board Certified Neurologist and Neuro-Ophthalmologist, Aventura Hospital and Medical Center
Dr. Becerra served for twenty-two years in the United States Navy and, after numerous tours of duty in Operational Medicine, Primary Care, Emergency Medicine (Trauma), Neurology and Neuro-Ophthalmology, retired honorably in 2010. He served as Head of Neurology at Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, CA, Naval Hospital Okinawa, Japan, and Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA. He was the principal investigator for the Department of Defense and Veteran Administration Head Injury Project in 1996 and the Brain Injury Center in 2002. In his six years of service as Fleet Marine Force Medical Officer with the United States Marine Corps, he served with the 1st Marine Division and the 1st Marine Expeditionary Force in support of Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom. In addition to his service in academic hospitals in the United States and overseas as neurologist and neuro-ophthalmologist, he served as Emergency-Trauma Physician with the Fallujah Surgical Hospital and the Fallujah Shock Trauma Platoon. He introduced the InfraScanner’s Brain Hematoma Detector to the battlefield in 2008. Today Dr. Becerra has a private practice with Aventura Neurology Associates and practices as neurology consultant at Aventura Hospital and Medical Center, one of the Top-One-Hundred-Hospitals in the United States.
Kelly J. Roush, DC, CCSP, ATC
Director of Sports Medicine, Holzer Health System
Dr. Roush is a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician, Certified Athletic Trainer, and the Director of Sports Medicine at a 160 physician multidisciplinary clinic in southeast, Ohio. She has served as a team physician for the past twenty years and has travelled with and provided sports care for Olympic, professional and college athletes. Dr. Roush is instrumental in educating others about proper fitting of football helmets and mouth guards and assists local colleges and high schools set up emergency action plans. Dr Roush is board certified by The American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians and The National Athletic Trainers Association. She is a nationally known conference speaker with expertise in head and neck trauma. In 2011, Dr. Roush was awarded The Ohio State Professional Achievement Award by the Ohio House of Representatives for her work on the concussion bill among other numerous awards. She is the author of a book, “Sports Concussion and Neck Trauma: Preventing Injury for Future Generations” and has been interviewed by over 400 radio and television shows on the topic of head trauma.