Gamma Knife
Gamma Knife
Our Gamma Knife program is one of the leading stereotactic radiosurgery programs in the world, having performed over 13,500 procedures and serving as a leading international training site.... Learn more >
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Human Neural Prosthetics Program
The Human Neural Prosthetics Program is a multidisciplinary effort exploring the utilization of brain computer interfaces for improving the lives of patients with motor disabilities. ... Learn more >
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Deep Brain Stimulation
Our department is the only one in Pennsylvania offering both awake, frame-based DBS and asleep, interventional-MRI based DBS to treat Parkinson’s Disease and other movement disorders.... Learn more >
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Comprehensive Cerebrovascular Care
Our department offers one of the most comprehensive cerebrovascular care centers in the country, treating all forms of vascular disorders of the brain and spine in a multispecialty environment.... Learn more >
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Leading Minimally Invasive Spine Treatments
The University of Pittsburgh Spine Services Division has advanced a number of innovative spine procedures featuring less trauma and offering patients reduced hospital stays and quicker recovery times... Learn more >
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High-Definition Fiber Tracking
Innovative HDFT technology has been implemented at the University of Pittsburgh allowing for accurate studies of structural brain connectivity in patients and in research activities ... Learn more >
EEA Course
Endoscopic Endonasal Approach
EEA minimally invasive neurosurgery was pioneered at the University of Pittsburgh. The procedure allows neurosurgeons to reach deep-seated tumors and allows patients to quickly return to normal life.... Learn more >

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Richardson Named to Parkinson's Board
Movement disorders and epilepsy expert appointed to board of directors of the Parkinson’s Foundation Western Pennsylvania. Read more>
Okonkwo, Residents Featured in CityPaper
Article talks about the role and benefits of music in the operating room. Read more>
Department Presentations at 2017 AANS
Faculty and residents will be participating in numerous seminars, courses and lectures at the AANS Annual Meeting in Los Angeles, April 22-26. Read more>
Jannetta Symposium Set for April 8
Inaugural Peter J. Jannetta Symposium will highlight the history and future of innovations in the field of neurological surgery. Read more>
Maroon Talks Balanced Life on KDKA
Sports and health expert discusses new book, Square One, and what it takes to lead a healthy, balanced life on KDKA Radio Morning News. Read more>
Okonkwo Featured in Post-Gazette Article
Article talks about spine and trauma expert's contribution in rare spinal-cord surgery for tumor on a special water rescue dog. Read more>

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