Treatments Available at UAB**
Brain tumors (all types, including primary, metastatic, acoustic neuromas, pituitary tumors)
Open surgery, minimally invasive endoscopic pituitary and skull base surgery, endoscopic treatment of colloid cysts, and other tumors, Gamma Knife radiosurgery, Awake craniotomies with intraoperative mapping
Vascular (aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations "AVMs", A-V fistulas, cartotid stenosis)
Open Surgery, Endovascular treatments including carotid stenting and endartectomy, Gamma Knife radiosurgery
Spine (cervical stenosis, lumbar stenosis, disc herniations, spinal fractures, spinal instability, spinal tumors and infections, pain syndromes )
Surgery (including instrumentation; open and minimally-invasive techniques), radiosurgery, kyphoplasty, spinal cord stimulator placement
Surgery (diagnostic procedures, therapeutic resections, vagal nerve stimulation)
Trauma (Cranial and Spine)
Treatment of Traumatic of the brain and spinal conditions
Functional (Parkinson's Disease, Essential Tremor, Dystonia, Trigeminal Neuralgia, spasticity, pain syndromes)
Surgery (Deep Brain Stimulation "DBS", microvascular decompression, Gamma Knife, baclofen and pain pumps)
Hydrocephalus (Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus= "NPH", obstructive hydrocephalus)
Surgery (shunting procedures, endoscopic procedures including endoscopic third ventriculotomy)
Carpal tunnel release, ulnar/radial/median nerve decompression, brachial plexus restoration and repair of traumatic injury, peripheral nerve tumor resection.
* Conditions listed here are not intended to be exclusive, but only to serve as a general guide of our practice. We offer services for all neurosurgical conditions. Inquiries about specific conditions should be directed to your neurosurgeon or primary physician.
** Treatments listed here are intended to serve as broad categories for our services. Actual treatment requires complex clinical evaluation, and will vary on the specific situation.