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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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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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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 >
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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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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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 >
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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Maroon Guests on 93.7 The Fan
Bruno Sammartino friend and confidant appears on Starkey & Mueller Show to talk about the life of late wrestling legend. Read more>
IONM Course Set for November
The 2018 Principles and Practice of Intraoperative Neuromonitoring course will be held Nov 2-4 at the Univ of Pitt Biomedical Science Tower. Read more>
Department Presentations at 2018 AANS
Faculty and residents will be participating in numerous seminars, courses and lectures at the AANS Annual Meeting April 28-May 2 in New Orleans. Read more>
Miele Featured in SportTechie Article
Sports medicine expert helps design new high-tech mouthguard to alert coaches and officials on sudden head trauma in athletes. Read more>
Department Presentations at Spine Summit
Faculty and residents participated in numerous presentations and lectures at the 2018 Spine Summit held in Orlando, Fla., March 14-17. Read more>
Resnick Serves as First Jannetta Lecturer
University of Wisconsin professor serves as inaugural Peter J. Jannetta lecturer, honoring former longtime Pitt neurosurgery chairman. Read more>

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