Videos

Videos

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>
Spine Metastases: From Radiotherapy, Surgery, to Radiosurgery
August 4, 2014 -- Peter C. Gerszten, MD, talks about the issue of spinal metastases for the neurosurgeon in a presentation for the journal Neurosurgery. 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>
Deep Brain Stimulation Patient Story: Karen Larson
May 28, 2014 -- Karen Larson, an essential tremor patient, talks about how deep brain stimulation at the University of Pittsburgh with R. Mark Richardson, MD, PhD, improved the quality of her life. Learn more>
Minimally Invasive Spine Fusion Surgery
April 15, 2014 -- Adam S. Kanter, MD, discusses the benefits of minimally invasive spine fusion surgery. Learn more>
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery for Stenosis
April 15, 2014 -- Adam S. Kanter, MD, explains how stenosis can be treated minimally invasively. Learn more>
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery for Scoliosis
April 15, 2014 -- Adam S. Kanter, MD, explains how scoliosis can be treated minimally invasively. Learn more>
Toni Pais Discusses Deep Brain Stimulation
March 17, 2014 -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette video shows Parkinson's diseases patient talking about how deep brain stimulation has improved the quality of his life. Learn more>
Radiocirugía de Columna Vertebral: Una Solución Alternativa
March 15, 2014 -- El experto en radiocirugía de columna de UPMC, Peter Gerszten, MD, y la asociada médica Jessica Hockley, explican los beneficios de los tratamientos no invasivos de radiocirugía... Learn more>
Pituitary Adenoma Tumors and the Endoscopic Endonasal Approach
February 15, 2014 -- UPMC Center for Cranial Base Surgery co-director Paul A. Gardner, MD, explains pituitary adenoma tumors and the experience his multidisciplinary team has in treating the tumor... Learn more>
Craniopharyngioma Tumors and the Endoscopic Endonasal Approach
February 15, 2014 -- UPMC Center for Cranial Base Surgery co-director Paul A. Gardner, MD, explains craniopharyngioma tumors and the experience his multidisciplinary team has in treating the... Learn more>
Chordoma Tumors and the Endoscopic Endonasal Approach
February 15, 2014 -- UPMC Center for Cranial Base Surgery co-director Paul A. Gardner, MD, explains chordoma tumors and the experience his multidisciplinary team has in treating the tumor with... Learn more>
The Ironman Triathlon: A Metaphor for Neurosurgery
January 29, 2014 -- Joseph C. Maroon, MD, talks about his experience training for the Hawaii Ironman Triathlon and how that experience relates to his experience in training to be a neurosurgeon in a... Learn more>
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for Trigeminal Neuralgia
January 29, 2014 -- L. Dade Lunsford explains trigeminal neuralgia and the advantages of using the Gamma Knife, a non-invasive one-day procedure, for treatment. Learn more>