A Harvard-educated neurosurgeon reveals his experiences?in and out of the operating room?with apparitions, angels, exorcism, after-death survival, and the miracle of hope. For the millions who have enjoyedProof of Heaven, Heaven is Real, To Heaven and Back, and Getting to Heaven?an inspiring tale from where the veil between life and death is often at its thinnest.
The Scalpel and the Soul explores how premonition, superstition, hope, and faith not only become factors in how patients feel but can change outcomes. It validates the spiritual manifestations physicians see every day and empowers patients to voice their spiritual needs when they seek medical help. Finally, it addresses the mysterious, attractive powers the soul exerts during life-threatening events.