Gamma Knife
Gamma Knife
Our Gamma Knife program is one of the leading stereotactic radiosurgery programs in the world, having performed over 12,000 procedures and serving as a leading international training site.... 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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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 >
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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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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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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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Maroon to Co-Chair The Crucible Hike
Three-day, 70-mile extreme hike designed to help raise awareness and money for local veterans organization. Read more>
Spinal Cord Injury Clinical Trial Announced
David Okonkwo will serve as local lead investigator in study of Neuro-Spinal Scaffold in patients with acute spinal cord injury. Read more>
Resident Wins Mayfield Clinical Science Award
Gurpreet S. Gandhoke, MD, wins award for paper reporting on the cost effectiveness of lumbar fusion surgery. Read more>
Foster Awarded Fourth in a Rowe
Best presentation award marks fourth year in a row chief resident has been honored at Stuart Rowe Research and Lectureship Day. Read more>
Friedlander Named to Brain Aneurysm Foundation Medical Advisory Board
Chairman joins other renowned neurologists, neurosurgeons, and interventional neuroradiologists from around the country to provide expertise and support to the foundation. Read more>
Okonkwo Noted in Trib TBI Article
Article takes a look at trauma patient whose book “Eight Twenty Eight: When Love Didn't Give Up" chronicles recovery from car accident. Read more>

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