Skilled neurosurgery, personalized care.
Brain, neck or back conditions are not only physically difficult, but also emotionally draining. And sometimes, the only treatment for your condition is surgery. Ascension’s skilled neurosurgeons perform specialized surgeries with the goal of helping improve your overall health.
You’ll start with a comprehensive evaluation by your neurologist, who will explore nonsurgical and surgical options with you. If neurosurgery is recommended, our surgical treatments include minimally invasive procedures.
Specialized care for complex conditions
We offer advanced surgical treatments for:
- Brain and nerve disorders.
- Brain and spine tumors.
- Spinal cord injury.
- Traumatic brain injury.
- Lumbar disc disease.
- Carpal tunnel syndrome.
- Other neurological conditions.
Your Ascension neurosurgical care team will explain the details of your surgery, answer your questions and make sure you’re comfortable with your care plan. With compassionate and individual attention, we’ll support you through your recovery.
Learn More About Neurosurgery
What do you know about neurosurgery? Test your knowledge by using these resources:
- Anatomy of the Brain
- Craniotomy: Correcting the Problem
- Computed Tomography (CT or CAT) Scan of the Brain
What is neurological surgery?
Neurological surgery, also called neurosurgery, is the branch of medicine that provides both operative and nonoperative management of disorders that affect the central and peripheral nervous systems, including their supportive structures and vascular supply, and the operative and nonoperative management of pain.
The surgeon who specializes in neurological surgery is called a neurosurgeon or neurological surgeon.