Brain

Common Neurosurgical Diseases of the Brain
The physicians at NASS have received extensive, specialized training in the surgical and medical management of neurological diseases of both brain, spine, carotid arteries and nerves. The following is a list of the most common neurosurgical diseases and conditions of the brain that are managed and treated by our neurosurgeons:

Vascular
Carotid Stenosis
Carotid Body Tumor
Cerebral Aneurysm
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cavernous Malformation

Neoplasms (Tumors)
Malignant
Benign
Pituitary Tumor

Hydrocephalus
Communicating Hydrocephalus
NPH (Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus)
Non-Communicating Hydrocephalus
        

Trauma
Head Trauma
Skull Fracture
Penetrating Trauma
Subdural and Epidural Hematoma

Infections
Bacterial Infections
Viral Infections
Parasitic Infections
Prion Diseases

Miscellaneous
Chiari malformation
Arachnoid Cyst
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Stroke
Epidermoid Cyst
Parkinson’s disease, Tremor and Dystonia


To schedule an appointment with one of our neurosurgeons, contact our office at 941.308.5700 or 877.627.7637

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Anatomy and Terminology

Glossary

Peripheral Nerve ~ Pain and Spasticity