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Department of Neurological Surgery

Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Peripheral nerve disorders treated by Vanderbilt neurosurgeons:

  •   Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  •   Ulnar Neuropathy
  •   Peripheral Nerve Tumors
  •   Brachial Plexus Tumors
  •   Nerve/Muscle Biopsy


 

 

 


Our success is based on a multidisciplinary team approach to diagnosis and treatment that provides excellent continuity of care within the Vanderbilt Medical Center system. We offer state-of-the-art treatment options.

 

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Dr. Aaronson speaks about high school wrestler’s spine injury


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VUMC leads way with clinically-integrated network


VUMC joins national stroke prevention research network


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Student’s neurosurgical fellowship spurs research


Dr. Thompson speaks at “Your City: Nashville Stories”


Dr. Chambless combines love of barns and patient care


Robotic Revolution


Variety of strategies needed to evaluate concussion recovery


Robot uses steerable needles to treat blood clots


Stroke Center attains new level of certification


Teamwork drives Maternal Fetal Medicine program


Neurosurgeons and support group educate patients on life after an aneurysm


Neurosurgery resident lands "Top Gun" award for surgical skills


Spine surgeons tailoring treatment to each patient


Dr. Chambless brings minimally invasive brain surgery skills to Vanderbilt


Pediatric Neurosurgery expands research efforts


Neurological Surgery presents at International Concussion Conference


 Surgery calms patient's epilepsy-related seizures


Vanderbilt leads international trial on device to remove stroke clots


Wellons named Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery


Neurosurgery resident finds no gender differences in sports-related concussions


Two  med students land Heart Association scholarships


Dr. Tulipan and Pediatric Neurosurgery hope walk raises awareness of Hydrocephalus

Appointments

To schedule an appointment please have your primary care physician or referring doctor contact our clinic at (615) 322-7417.

MAILING ADDRESS

Department of Neurological Surgery
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
1500 21st Avenue South, Suite 1506 VAV
Nashville, TN 37232-5345

At this time, please do not send any medical records, and provide only a brief medical history.

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