Videos

Videos

2016 Resident Graduation
June 18, 2016 -- Photos from 2016 University of Pittsburgh Department of Neurological Surgery resident graduation reception and dinner honoring Ali Kooshkabadi and Robert Miller. Learn more>
Meet Mary Martha: Chiari Malformation Patient
May 16, 2016 -- Mary Martha was shocked to discover she had the neurological brain condition Chiari Malformation. She received neurosurgical care from Dr. Robert Friedlander at UPMC. Learn more>
Remembering Walter Dandy
March 30, 2016 -- Mary Ellen Dandy Marmaduke and Peter Jannetta, MD, provide a casual lecture on the life of Walter Dandy, March 30, 2016 at the University of Pittsburgh. Learn more>
Medical Mondays: Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
February 26, 2016 -- Learn more about Gamma Knife radiosurgery, one of the most precise, powerful, and proven treatments for brain disorders. This painless, non-surgical procedure uses hundreds of... Learn more>
Richardson Leads Study of Gene Therapy for Parkinson's
February 18, 2016 -- Movement disorders expert featured on KDKA-TV talking abouting new gene therapy enzyme study underway to aid in treatment of Parkinson's disease patients. Learn more>
Treating Acoustic Neuroma and Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
February 8, 2016 -- For removal of acoustic neuromas, also known as vestibular schwannomas, the traditional method was open surgery. This method often resulted in reduced hearing or even... Learn more>
The UPMC Pituitary Center
January 7, 2016 -- The UPMC Pituitary Center is an innovative program that offers a comprehensive team approach to treat pituitary and skull base tumors. Learn more>
Treating Brain Metastases with the Neuroendoport
November 3, 2015 -- Brain metastases are often difficult to treat with open surgery. Additionally, these potentially devastating tumors are often inaccessible. Pioneered at UPMC, the... Learn more>
Medical Mondays: Stroke
October 26, 2015 -- Brian Jankowitz, MD, discusses stroke symptoms, prevention and treatments, including mechanical thrombectomy, a groundbreaking procedure designed to treat strokes with large... Learn more>
Experts react to 2015 UPMC Concussion Conference
October 21, 2015 -- A group of 37 concussion experts from around the United States gathered in Pittsburgh and agreed unanimously on an important message: Concussions are treatable. Learn more>
Team TBI
August 10, 2015 -- David O. Okonkwo, MD, PhD, talks about the multi-disciplinary team at UPMC assembled to give patients the best possible treatment options for traumatic brain injuries. Learn more>
Responsive Neurostimulation, a Brain Implant That Treats Epilepsy
August 3, 2015 -- UPMC doctors and patients discuss a new technique called responsive neurostimulation, or RNS, for the treatment of intractable epilepsy. Learn more>
Meet Cpl. Donald Man: Spine Trauma Patient
July 28, 2015 -- When Cpl. Donald Manz was in a severe car accident, he received spinal surgery from Dr. Adam Kanter at UPMC. Learn more>
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>
Medical Mondays Video Blog: Epilepsy Treatment
June 5, 2015 -- Learn about treatment options for epilepsy, including medication and surgery, in this Medical Mondays video blog featuring R. Mark Richardson, MD, PhD, FAANS, Director of... 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>