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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 >
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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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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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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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 >
Gamma Knife
Gamma Knife
Our Gamma Knife program is one of the leading stereotactic radiosurgery programs in the world, having performed over 15,000 procedures and serving as a leading international training site.... 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 >

News

McDowell Featured in YNC Newsletter
PGY-5 resident pens article for Young Neurosurgeons News on University of Pittsburgh's medical student chapter’s intro to neurosurgery course. Read more>
Jankowitz Special Guest at BAF Symposium
Vascular neurosurgery expert serves as special guest speaker at Brain Aneurysm Foundation's 12th Annual Research Grant Symposium. Read more>
Nowicki Receives Top Award at Rowe Day
Third-year resident Kamil Nowicki receives best presentation award at 14th annual Stuart Rowe Society Lectureship and Research Day. Read more>
Presentations at 2018 CNS Houston
Department faculty and residents will participate in numerous courses, lectures and presentations at the 2018 CNS Annual Meeting scheduled for October 6-10 in Houston. Read more>
Maroon Named Humanitarian of the Year
Jerome Bettis Bus Stops Here Foundation selects sports medicine expert for his work with charitable events in local Pittsburgh area. Read more>
Cost Analysis Study Wins Paper of the Year
Agarwal, Friedlander, Wecht coauthored Neurosurgery paper awarded Socioeconomics, Health Policy, & Law Paper of the Year from CNS. Read more>

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