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Neurosurgery

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Our doctors and nurses offer lifelong care for adults and children with conditions of the nerves, brain and spine. We provide a full range of services, including treatment for brain tumors, aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations (AVMs), spinal disorders and carotid artery disease. Our team of brain and spine surgeons includes national leaders in pituitary surgery, neurovascular (blood vessels and their nerves) surgery and spine surgery. Whenever possible, we use the latest in minimally invasive surgical techniques to treat your condition. In addition, we can treat some conditions, such as brain and spine tumors, without any incisions through the use of advanced radiation therapy (radiosurgery).

In addition, we can treat some conditions, such as brain and spine tumors, without any incisions through the use of advanced radiation therapy (radiosurgery).  For your child’s neurosurgical care please visit Neurosurgery at Floating Hospital for Children.

Carl Heilman, MD on tuftsmedcalcenter.tv video.

Advanced brain tumor treatments

Carl Heilman, MD, Chief of Neurosurgery describes the symptoms of brain tumors and how we treat them.

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