At UPMC, we are committed to finding the best treatment approach for each patient, maximizing the benefits of surgery while minimizing the risks.
When evaluating our patients, we look at their conditions from every direction — to find the path that is least disruptive to the patient's brain, critical nerves, and blood vessels — with the goal of returning to normal functioning. It's a truly comprehensive, customized approach to care.
Treatment options for brain, skull base, and pituitary conditions include:
Neurosurgery at UPMC: A powerful team approach
Dr. Robert M. Friedlander discusses the team approach to treating neurosurgical patients.