News

Local Charity Names Maroon Man of Year
The local chapter of Circus Saints & Sinners Club of America to honor sports medicine expert at fundraiser for brain injury research. Read more>
Hamilton Paper Takes High CNS Award
Article on adult spinal deformity takes runner-up award in inaugural Congress of Neurological Surgeon's paper of the year awards. Read more>
Department Honors 2017 Chief Residents
A black-tie graduation reception and dinner was held June 17, at the Pittsburgh Golf Club honoring 2017 chief residents Chris Diebert, MD; Zach Tempel, MD; and Nate Zwagerman. Read more>
Hamilton Patient Spotlighted by UPMC
Degenerative disc disease pain for dance instructor resolved with specially designed, comprehensive physical therapy program. Read more >
New Hope for Life After Hemorrhagic Stroke
Stroke Awareness Month marked by new clinical trial to further enhance fight against the third leading cause of death among Americans. Read more>
Pitt Neurosurgeons Named Top Docs
Twenty University of Pittsburgh neurosurgeons were named among this area’s top doctors in their field in a national survey published locally in Pittsburgh Magazine. Read more>
Richardson Patient Story in Pitt Mag
Epilepsy patient talks about how new 3D brain mapping technology utilized by Mark Richardson helped change her life. Read more >
McDowell, Pitt Score Big at Top Gun
Pitt resident team finishes second nationally in AANS surgical competition; McDowell takes top honors in lumbar pedicle screw placement event. Read more>
Surgery Demo Draws Thousands in China
EEA surgery by Juan Fernandez-Miranda and Eric Wang at national conference in Xi’an, China followed online by over 20,000. Read more>
Gerszten Elected to Radiosurgery Board
Spine radiosurgery pioneer and expert elected to three-year term as board member of The Radiosurgery Society. Read more>