Neurosurgery2018-01-02T19:09:48+00:00

Neurosurgery

Neurosurgeons at Cornerstone Regional Hospital specialize in surgery on the back and neck. Physicians use nonsurgical and surgical treatments to help treat neurological and spinal disorders.

Physicians at the hospital can evaluate your condition and recommend treatment that could include rehabilitation, exercise or other therapies to relieve pain and increase function. If surgery is required, many procedures can be performed using minimally invasive techniques for shorter hospital stays and quicker recovery times.

Surgeries performed by our neurosurgeons include the following:

Spine

  • Cervical and lumbar stenosis
  • Disc herniation and disc replacement
  • Spine trauma and stabilization
  • Spine and spinal cord tumors
  • Congenital Spinal Disorders in adults and children
  • Vertebral osteoplasty

Nerve

  • Carpal tunnel release
  • Ulnar nerve release or transposition
  • Peroneal neuropathy
  • Peripheral nerve tumors

Functional

  • Intractable epilepsy
  • Deep Brain Stimulator for Parkinson’s Disease
  • Essential tremor
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Hemifacial spasm

Pain

  • Spinal cord stimulators
  • Intrathecal pumps
  • Dorsal root entry zone procedure
  • Cordotomy for cancer pain
  • Motor cortex stimulation
  • Spinal decompression and stabilization