Neurosurgeons at Sacred Heart have been performing computer-assisted, image-guided brain surgery since 1998 for advanced treatment of brain tumors, epilepsy and other conditions. Our surgeons have successfully treated thousands of patient since that time, using a team approach that leverages the skill and expertise of neurologists, radiologists, anesthesiologists and other specialists.
In 2010, neurosurgeons performed a total of 478 brain surgeries at Sacred Heart. Our team offers a broad spectrum of procedures to treat an array of conditions, including:
- Arteriovenous malformation
- Brain tumor
- Microvascular decompression of the fifth and seventh cranial nerve
- Hemifacial spasm
- Epidural and subdural hematoma
- Seizure disorder
We also offer non-invasive treatment with the Gamma Knife for appropriate patients.