Neurosurgery Services in North Carolina

Aneurysms & Cerebrovascular Disease

UNC promotes a multidisciplinary team approach in the treatment of intracranial aneurysms and cerebrovascular disease. >>

 

Brain Tumor Treatment

The Department of Neurosurgery is deeply involved in the multidisciplinary brain tumor program here at the University of North Carolina. >>

 

Deep Brain Stimulation

Parkinson's Disease, Essential Tremor and Dystonia are all neurological conditions that result in movement disorders. >>

 

Epilepsy

The UNC Comprehensive Epilepsy program offers a full spectrum of therapy for patients with seizure disorders. >>

 

Hydrocephalus

UNC is pleased to offer state-of-the-art treatment for patients suffering from hydrocephalus. >>

 

Pediatric Neurosurgery

The Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery utilizes advanced imaging and surgical techniques to treat the children of North Carolina with conditions that affect the brain and spinal cord. >>

 

Pituitary Tumor Treatment

Multidisciplinary, integrated care is at the core of our management of pituitary tumors. Through cooperation between the Departments of Neurosurgery, Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, Radiology, Radiation Therapy, and the Division of Endocrinology, patients are managed in a truly integrated and holistic fashion. >>

 

Skull Base Neurosurgery

The removal of tumors and the treatment of vascular lesions that occur at the base of the skull can be some of the most technically challenging surgeries performed by neurosurgery services. >>

 

Spinal Neurosurgery

The Spinal Neurosurgery team works closely with the multidisciplinary spine program at UNC, which includes the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation program, pain management, physical therapy, clinical neuropsychology. >>

 

Spine and Head Trauma

UNC is a Level 1 trauma center. This means we are able to care for every aspect of injury – from prevention through rehabilitation. We treat patients who require emergent trauma care throughout the state. A board-certified or eligible trauma surgeon is always in the hospital to assess trauma patients who arrive through our emergency room and triage those with brain or spine pathology to neurosurgery. >>