Neurosurgery Services in North Carolina

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Our Neurosurgery Procedures

The Department of Neurosurgery is committed to providing the highest level of care across the multiple subspecialty disciplines of neurosurgery. Below you will find links to our programs in spinal surgery, brain surgery, vascular neurosurgery, pediatric neurosurgery, epilepsy and functional trauma, and other important areas.

Aneurysms & Cerebrovascular

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

Brain Tumors

The Department of Neurosurgery is deeply involved in the multidisciplinary brain tumor program here at the University of North Carolina. UNC neurosurgeons partner with colleagues from Read more...

Deep Brain Stimulation

Parkinson's Disease, Essential Tremor and Dystonia are all neurological conditions that result in movement disorders. The majority of patients with - Read more...

Epilepsy

A seizure is a brief, strong surge of abnormal electrical activity affecting part or all of the brain, which leads to transient symptoms and signs from convulsions and loss of consciousness to - Read more...

Hydrocephalus

Hydrocephalus, a condition where brain spinal fluid pressure is not controlled, comes in many forms. Traditionally, hydrocephalus is divided into either communicating or non-communicating - Read more...

Pediatric Neurosurgery

UNC Healthcare exists to further the teaching mission of UNC and to provide state-of-the-art patient care. The partnership between the UNC Hospitals and the - Read more...

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 - Read more...

Spinal Neurosurgery

Back problems affect nearly 80 percent of the American adult population. Conditions that we treat include: Degenerative Lumbar/Cervical Disc Disease: Cervical or lumbar - Read more...

Trauma

UNC is a Level 1 trauma center. 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 - Read more...