A dreamy personal heaven: One neurosurgeon’s dissection of another neurosurgeon’s claim of heavenly flight.




He was in a coma but never dead; hence my surprise when I saw the title of Dr. Eben Alexander’s book “Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Journey Into the Afterlife.” When one says afterlife, one means after life has ceased to exist completely; in other words, after a confirmed death. That makes Dr. Alexander’s dream-like […]

Continue reading


Dr. Ben Carson; a true or pseudoneuroscientist?




One neurosurgeon’s opinion of another. Dr. Vivekanand Palavali, MD “I want to return to the really important issue of the struggle against pseudoscience…….. It can only be solved if all scientists and educated lay people are uncompromising toward obscurantism and fight against it.” – Vitaly L. Ginzberg, Russian Nobel Laureate Physicist As a neurosurgeon, who has been […]

Continue reading