Patient Education Links

DISCLAIMER: These links provide general information about neurosurgery from many different sources and surgeons. For this reason, there are many different opinions related to pre-operative care, surgical judgement, surgical technique, post-operative care and others. The reader needs to discuss their personal issues with their surgeon. None of these sites are authoratative (ie, the final and only answer).

American Brain Tumor Association

American Brain Tumor Primer

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

Glioblastoma Multiforme


Traumatic Brain Injury

Subdural Hematoma

Intracerebral Hemorrhage

Conditions & Treatments by Subspecialty

Spine Surgery Descriptions
Cervical Spine

Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion


Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc