Penn Neurosurgery provides comprehensive surgical management of disorders of the brain, spinal cord and nervous system.
For the first time in the Philadelphia region, patients who suffer from essential tremor will have access to a MR-guided focused ultrasound treatment.
At Penn Neurosurgery, Penn Neurosurgeons perform more than 5,000 operations each year involving a host of complex neurological disorders.
Our neurosurgeons are committed to research, are leaders in developing the latest treatment options and clinical trials, and are dedicated to training the next generation of neurosurgeons. This ensures that the latest technological advances, including the most effective imaging methods, surgical techniques and management strategies are available to every patient.
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The Penn Department of Neurosurgery provides comprehensive surgical management of disorders of the brain, spinal cord and nervous system.
Penn's Center for Cranial Base Surgery diagnoses and treats head and neck tumors as well as other complex skull base disorders.
The Penn Center for Cranial Nerve Disorders offers diagnosis and treatment for multiple cranial nerve disorders, such as trigeminal neuralgia, hemifacial spasm, facial paralysis and glossopharyngeal neuralgia.
Penn's Center for Functional and Restorative Neurosurgery provides treatments for all types of movement disorders.
We provide comprehensive emergency treatment and care for patients with life-threatening neurological injuries and conditions at our Neurocritical Care Unit.
Getting a second opinion from Penn Neurosurgery can provide you with the peace of mind that comes with knowing all your options. Our expert physicians provide second opinions for several neurological or neurosurgical conditions and disorders.
We offer the latest advancements in diagnostic techniques and treatments for the full spectrum of neurovascular conditions.
Team members from Penn Neurosurgery work with the staff at Children's Hospital of Philadephia to provide care to children with brain or spine tumors.
Penn neurosurgeons provide expert evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of lesions such as tumors, entrapments and injuries of the peripheral nervous system.
The Penn Pituitary Tumor Center specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and management of neuroendocrine disease and pituitary disorders.
Penn offers the latest advancements in diagnostic techniques and medical and surgical treatment for those with epilepsy and seizure disorder.
Our neurosurgeons provide care and treatment for spinal tumors, lumbar degenerative disc disease, and spinal stenosis.
Congratulations to the 198 Penn physicians listed below who were included in Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs™ 2017.
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.