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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 >
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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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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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 >
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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 >
Gamma Knife
Gamma Knife
Our Gamma Knife program is one of the leading stereotactic radiosurgery programs in the world, having performed over 14,500 procedures and serving as a leading international training site.... 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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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>
Friedlander Receives Key to City
Danbury, Conn. presents key to city to department chairman as grateful appreciation for lifesaving treatment of mayor Mark D. Boughton. Read more>
Faraji Receives Top Award at Rowe Day
Fifth-year resident Amir Faraji receives best presentation award at 13th annual Stuart Rowe Society Lectureship and Research Day. Read more>
Stone Wins UPMC Safety Award
Resident wins Medical Education Award for Patient Safety and Quality Improvement for poster on reduction in ventriculostomy associated infections. Read more>
Stroke Survivor Featured on WTAE-TV
AVM survivor Alessandra Crivelli utilizes art therapy at UPMC Aneurysm Support Group to help others in their recovery and coping process. Read more>
Maroon Helps Provide Insight on Concussion Management to U.S. House Committee
Team neurosurgeon for the Pittsburgh Steelers among a group of team officials providing insight on NFL commitment to player health and safety. Read more>

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