Neuroradiology

The Neuroradiology Division diagnoses and treats head, neck and spine disease. An array of advanced diagnostic and minimally invasive surgical procedures are offered by our team of specialists.

Patient Conditions

  • Head, neck and spine tumors
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Cerebrovascular disorders, including stroke, aneurysms, vascular malformations, carotid stenosis

Comprehensive Evaluations

  • Radiography
  • CT scans
  • MRI/MR angiography
  • Arteriography
  • Myelography
  • Spinal pain management and evaluation including discography, facet and SI joint injections, epidural steroid and selective nerve root injections
  • Biopsy of bony or soft tissue lesions

Specialized Treatments

  • Endovascular occlusion of vascular malformations or aneurysms
  • Angioplasty for carotid stenosis
  • Gamma Knife
  • Preoperative tumor embolization
  • Methacrylate vertebroplasty for osteoporotic or metastatic vertebral compression fracture

Research Activities

  • MR imaging and MR angiography
  • Trials of new embolic materials
  • Clinical results and new frontiers in percutaneous verteplasty

Services to Physicians

  • Patient consultations
  • Special treatment procedures

For more information, call the University Physicians Consultation and Referral Service at 1-800-492-5538 (patients) or 1-800-373-4111 (physicians). If you prefer, you may call the division directly at 410-328-0622.

This page was last updated: December 20, 2013

         
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