Joseph Maroon, M.D., is a board-certified neurosurgeon at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, a professor of neurosurgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and the team physician for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Honored as one of America's Best Neurosurgeons for eight consecutive years in America's Best Doctors
, he has published over 250 scientific papers, 8 books and 40 book chapters. Dr. Maroon's latest book is Fish Oil: The Natural Anti-Inflammatory
Dr. Maroon's research has focused on the prevention and treatment of injuries and diseases of the brain and spine. He currently serves as medical advisor for Nordic Naturals. A devoted athlete, Dr. Maroon has completed 50 Olympic distance triathlon events since 1980 and also competed in five Iron Man distance triathlons.