Department of Neurological Surgery

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Neurological Surgery in the News

Chance to help others drives neurosurgeon Thompson (Sept 1, 2016)

NIH grant boosts Englot’s epilepsy research efforts

Deep brain stimulation program marks milestones

Berkman, Schwarz join Vanderbilt Spine Center

Study to explore spinal cord stimulations to ease paralysis

VUMC mourns loss of Pediatric Neurosurgery pioneer Tulipan

Teamwork key to treating infant's neurovascular trauma

SOCKS a great fit for Children's Hospital surgeon- scientists

VUMC lauded for providing top quality stroke care

Concussion Center reaching beyond school-based sports

Laser technology offers new option to treat epilepsy

Vanderbilt ER sees 28 kids with sledding-related injuries since Monday

Brain surgery through the cheek

Brain stimulator helps ease epilepsy patients' seizures

New Suite Bolsters Stroke Treatment Efforts

Shuttle was the First Stop on Employee Ride to Recovery

Hydrocephalus Treatment Study Began in Uganda

Dr. Aaronson speaks about high school wrestlers spine injury

Aaronson named medical director of Spine Center

VUMC leads way with clinically-integrated network

VUMC joins national stroke prevention research network

Jay Wellons brings national research network to Children€™s Hospital

Students 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

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