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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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 >
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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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 >

News

Gamma Knife Treats 15,000th Patient
L. Dade Lunsford and Center for Image-Guided Neurosurgery treat 15,000th patient using ground-breaking Leksell Gamma Knife. Read more>
Lunsford Receives Prestigious Award
Stereotactic surgery expert named 2017 recipient of the Herbert Olivecrona Award from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. Read more>
Okonkwo Featured in Inside Science
Series of American Institute of Physics articles and videos discuss traumatic brain injury and concussion prevention, diagnosis and treatment. Read more>
Maroon Guests on KDKA-TV
Health and sports medicine expert talks about diet, coping with stress during the holidays and leading a balance life on Pittsburgh Today Live. Read more>
Okonkwo Featured in Pitt News
Article talks about how high definition fiber tracking is helping doctors understand the complex wiring of the brain. Read more>
Pitt Team Ties for First in SANS Challenge
Goldschmidt, Gandhoke, Sekula finish tied for first in annual CNS quiz competition, but Ohio State comes out on top in sudden death finish. Read more>

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