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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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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 >
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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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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 >
Gamma Knife
Gamma Knife
Our Gamma Knife program is one of the leading stereotactic radiosurgery programs in the world, having performed over 14,500 procedures and serving as a leading international training site.... 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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Presentations at 2017 CNS Boston
Department faculty and residents will participate in numerous courses, presentations and lectures at the 2017 CNS Annual Meeting scheduled for Boston, October 7-11. Read more>
Murat Günel Named Stuart Rowe Lecturer
Nixdorff-German Professor at Yale University to serve as honored guest for the 2017 Stuart Rowe Society Research Day, October 4. Read more>
Maroon Helps Provide Insight on Concussion Management to U.S. House Committee
Team neurosurgeon for the Pittsburgh Steelers among a group of team officials providing insight on NFL commitment to player health and safety. Read more>
McDowell Elected to AANS YNC
Young Neurosurgeons Committee helps develop future leaders of neurosurgery, providing a forum to impact the direction of the specialty. Read more>
Maroon Featured in Wheeling Newspaper
The Intelligencer feature article focuses on 77-year-old health and sports medicine expert's active lifestyle and commitment to healthy living. Read more>
Amankulor Guest on Pittsburgh Live
Brain cancer expert appears on KDKA-TV's morning show to talk about brain cancer and the annual Brain Cancer Awareness Race 5K. Read more>

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