Neurosurgery

  • Patient Care

    U.S. News BadgeServices provided by the UI Hospitals and Clinics Neurosurgery Clinic deal with the diseases and physiology of the nervous system. Patients seen by departmental faculty are referred by a physician.

    Our care is patient focused in the surgical treatment of: head and spine trauma; vascular disorders; tumors of the brain and spinal cord; pain and peripheral nerve abnormalities; degenerative spine pathology; epilepsy; and movement disorders.

    UI Hospitals and Clinics is ranked 44th in the nation in neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News & World Report (2013-2014). The patient care commitment emphasizes compassion, convenience and comfort, as well as the most advanced technical expertise in an academic medical center. Complementing this is a strong dedication to education of students, residents, fellows and practicing physicians, and both basic and clinical research.