Videos

Videos

2015 Resident Graduation
June 20, 2015 -- Photos from 2015 University of Pittsburgh Department of Neurological Surgery resident graduation reception and dinner honoring Kimberly Foster, Phillip Parry and Paul Richard. Learn more>
CTE Needs More, Balanced Research
February 11, 2015 -- A team of UPMC researchers, lead by Dr. Joseph Maroon, found double-reported cases along with a need for more and better longitudinal research into Chronic Traumatic... Learn more>
Pituitary Adenoma Treatment
January 25, 2015 -- Dr. Juan Fernandez-Miranda discusses treatment options for pituitary adenomas at UPMC. Learn more>
Meningioma Treatment
January 25, 2015 -- Dr. Juan Fernandez-Miranda discusses treatment options for meningioma at UPMC. Learn more>
Abordaje Endonasal Endoscópico
January 25, 2015 -- Juan Fernandez-Miranda, MD, discute el Abordaje Endonasal Endoscópico. Learn more>
Tumores de Hipofisis
January 25, 2015 -- Juan Fernandez-Miranda, MD, discute tratamiento para tumores de hipofisis. Learn more>
Clinical Advantages of Lateral Access Surgery
December 24, 2014 -- Adam Kanter, MD, chief of spine service with the Department of Neurological Surgery at UPMC, explains how lateral access spine surgery is a viable and beneficial option that... Learn more>
Patient Story: John Fisher Overcomes Brain Tumor
November 5, 2014 -- Wood carving enthusiast John Fisher was losing the use of his eye due to a large brain tumor. Robert Friedlander, MD, helped him regain full use of his eye to continue the hobby... Learn more>
Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion
September 10, 2014 -- Peter Gerszten, MD, MPH, and Jessica Hockley, PA-C, discuss the benefits of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion. Learn more>
Deep Brain Stimulation Patient Story: Martha Ezzell
August 6, 2014 -- Martha Ezzell, an essential tremor patient with a voice tremor, talks about how deep brain stimulation at the University of Pittsburgh with R. Mark Richardson, MD, PhD, improved the... Learn more>
Chiari Malformations
July 25, 2014 -- Robert Friedlander, MD, discusses the diagnosis and treatment of Chiari Malformations. Learn more>
Carotid Stenosis
July 25, 2014 -- Robert Friedlander, MD, discusses the diagnosis and treatment of carotid stenosis. Learn more>
Deep Brain Stimulation Patient Story: Dennis Graham
July 9, 2014 -- Dennis Graham, a Parkinson's disease patient, and his wife, Betsy, talk about how deep brain stimulation at the University of Pittsburgh with R. Mark Richardson, MD, PhD, improved the... Learn more>
2014 Resident Graduation
June 14, 2014 -- Photos from 2014 University of Pittsburgh Department of Neurological Surgery resident graduation reception and dinner honoring Christopher Bonfield and Ramesh Grandhi. Learn more>
Deep Brain Stimulation Patient Story: Moreland Lysher
June 4, 2014 -- Moreland Lysher, a Parkinson's disease patient, talks about how deep brain stimulation at the University of Pittsburgh with R. Mark Richardson, MD, PhD, improved the quality of his... Learn more>
XLIF Procedure: Part 1, Introduction
June 1, 2014 -- Adam Kanter, MD, director of the Minimally Invasive Spine Program at UPMC Presbyterian, explains the benefits of the XLIF (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) spine procedure. Learn more>
XLIF Procedure: Part 2, The Operation
June 1, 2014 -- Adam Kanter, MD, director of the Minimally Invasive Spine Program at UPMC Presbyterian, narrates a step-by-step video and animation of the XLIF (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion)... Learn more>
XLIF Procedure: Part 3, Key Points from Staff
June 1, 2014 -- Clinical staff from the Minimally Invasive Spine Program at UPMC Presbyterian explain what to expect during and after the XLIF (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) spine procedure. Learn more>
XLIF Procedure: Part 4, Patient Testimonials
June 1, 2014 -- Patients talk about their experience with the XLIF (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) spine procedure and how the procedure has affected their lives. Learn more>
XLIF Procedure: Part 5, Conclusion
June 1, 2014 -- Adam Kanter, MD, director of the Minimally Invasive Spine Program at UPMC Presbyterian, offers concluding remarks on the XLIF (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) spine procedure. Learn more>