At the Weill Cornell Medicine Brain and Spine Center, our top neurosurgeons treat the full spectrum of neurological disease, including brain and spine tumors, stroke, herniated disc and other spine disorders, aneurysms, epilepsy, and Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders.
Consistently named to national and New York City lists of Top Doctors, Best Doctors, and Super Doctors, our neurosurgeons offer the latest in minimally invasive and endoscopic surgery for a wide range of brain and spine conditions in adults and children.
Our comprehensive, multi-disciplinary approach to patient care means we always offer the least invasive options first and recommend surgery only when necessary. Advanced programs include stereotactic radiosurgery, interventional neuroradiology, endoscopic surgery, image-guided surgical navigation, laser surgery, and microneurosurgery.
If you have advanced Parkinson’s disease and are experiencing dyskinesia symptoms or motor fluctuations that are not responding to medicines, you may be eligible for a clinical trial examining a new minimally invasive method to treat your symptoms. Learn more about Exablate Neuro MR guided Focused Ultrasound.
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An early champion of minimally invasive/endoscopic surgery to remove colloid cysts, Dr. Mark Souweidane has now performed more than 100 of these surgeries and become an international leader in minimal-access colloid cyst resection.
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