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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>
Richardson Named to Parkinson's Board
Movement disorders and epilepsy expert appointed to board of directors of the Parkinson’s Foundation Western Pennsylvania. Read more>
Okonkwo, Residents Featured in CityPaper
Article talks about the role and benefits of music in the operating room. Read more >
Department Presentations at 2017 AANS
Faculty and residents will be participating in numerous seminars, courses and lectures at the AANS Annual Meeting in Los Angeles, April 22-26. Read more>