Surgery for brain tumors and spinal cord tumors. Among several types of tumors, the team of surgeons of Neurochirurgie has wide experience in surgeries for brain and spinal cord tumors, such as gliomas, meningiomas, vestibular and spinal neurinomas, pituitary tumors and metastases.
Where indicated, we use neuronavigation systems.
Endovascular treatment of cerebral aneurysms (several techniques).
Embolization of cerebral arteriovenous and spinal cord malformations, and arteriovenous fistulas of the brain and the spinal cord.
Mechanical thrombectomy for acute ischemic stroke.
Angioplasty of carotid and vertebral artery stenosis (causes of stroke) Endovascular embolization of head and neck tumors.
Diagnostic angiography (brain, spinal cord, limbs, aorta) and phlebography.
Selective petrosal sinus sampling by catheterization (tool for the diagnosis of Cushing’s syndrome).
Surgery for cervical or lumbar disc herniation, degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis, fractures, syringomyelia and Chiari malformation.
Where indicated, we use intraoperative nerve monitoring.
Surgical treatment of cerebral aneurysms and arteriovenous malformations.
Treatment of hydrocephalus and malformations of the nervous system and spine, such as myelomeningocele.
Craniostenoses and pedriatic tumors surgery.
Treatment of chronic pain:
Surgical treatment of chronic pain provoked by oncologic or post-traumatic conditions. Analgesic blocks and Intrathecal drug delivery for pain or spasticity. Treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome.
Treatment of obstructive hydrocephalus, ventricular and pituitary tumors and auxiliary in skull base surgeries. Minimally invasive spine surgery.
Surgical treatment of epilepsy with electrocorticography and intraoperative monitoring of the brain functions of the patient.
Neuro surgical and neurologic emergencies
Traumatic brain and spine injuries.
Thrombolysis for the treatment of ischemic stroke.
Surgical treatment of hemorrhagic stroke.