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Neurosurgery

It is the branch of surgery that focuses on neurosurgical diseases that mainly affect the brain , spinal cord and peripheral nerve disorders.

Among the most frequent diseases that neurosurgery deals with are:

  • Injuries to intervertebral discs of the spine

  • Compressive injuries to the spinal cord and / or nerve roots (cervical spondylotic myelopathy, narrow lumbar canal)

  • Hydrocephalus

  • Intracranial Hematomas

  • Skull Fractures

  • Trauma to the Spine and Spinal Cord (Vertebroplasty)

  • Brain tumors

  • Spinal Cord Tumors

  • Intracranial hemorrhages

  • Intracranial Pain

  • Nervous System Malformations

  • Brain hemorrhages

  • Herniated discs (microdissectomy, laminectomy, cervical fusion, artificial disc)

  • Vertebral tumors

  • Vertebral displacement (screw fusion surgery)

  • Peripheral nerve and plexus surgery for: compressions, trauma injuries, nerve tumors, nerve grafts.

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Doctors:

Dr. Fidel Peña

Dr. José Antonio Prince