Neurosurgeons at Penn Medicine perform more than 5,000 operations each year at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), Pennsylvania Hospital, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).
Overall the department receives over $3 million annually in research funds, much of that from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Penn Neurosurgery is ranked one of the top departments of its kind in the nation and has received numerous awards for exceptional patient care and contributions in the field.
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Penn Medicine's Chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery, M. Sean Grady, MD, discusses the department's accomplishments since it's establishment in 1936.
Penn Neurosurgery's mission focuses on providing exceptional patient care, educating future leaders in the field, and conducting leading-edge research for disorders of the nervous system.
Penn Medicine's Department of Neurosurgery has a rich history and tradition of contributions and innovations in the field.
Penn Medicine is a leader in neurosurgical treatment and management of disorders of the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nervous system.
Every generous gift to Penn's Department of Neurosurgery makes it possible to continue our mission of improving patient care and conducting innovative research in the field of neuromedicine.
Congratulations to the 478 Penn physicians listed below who were included in Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs™ 2018.
Penn Medicine is one of the world’s leading academic medical centers.
A clinical trial is a research study involving patient volunteers that are conducted to find safe and effective treatments for a variety of health conditions.