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Neurosciences – Neurosurgery, Brain and Spine

Neurosciences – Neurosurgery, Brain and Spine At UAMS, we offer the best in medical care for patients who are seeking treatment for a variety of conditions that affect the brain and spine. Our multidisciplinary approach to treatment covers many specialties, including neurosurgery, neurology, physiatry, spine care and pain management. Our experts will provide you [...]

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Stroke Services

Stroke Services Stroke is a debilitating disease, which can make individuals reliant on others for their care and daily needs. The Neurology Department at UAMS provides some of the best care in Arkansas for individuals who have had a stroke or are at risk of a stroke. By working with UAMS doctors who specialize in [...]

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Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery Clinic Your physician may refer you to UAMS for a variety of nervous system or spinal column issues, including: Seizure surgery Brain implants Pediatric neurosurgery Neuron-oncology, including brachytherapy and radiation surgery Our team of neurosurgeons also is experienced in neuro-endocrinology and disorders affecting the spine and spinal cord. UAMS is also one of [...]

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UAMS First in State to Use New Brain Tumor Procedure

LITTLE ROCK – A nationally renowned neurosurgeon at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is the first in the state to use a minimally invasive, breakthrough brain tumor removal procedure using a tube-like tool and sophisticated three-dimensional imagery in two successful surgeries.

By | October 22nd, 2013|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments

Gamma Knife Successfully Shrinks Auditory Tumor

June 25, 2013 | Debbie Korte thought something was wrong with the telephone at the school where she works. One day in 2009, she answered it and could barely hear the caller's voice. As soon as she transferred the receiver to her other ear, Korte could hear the caller clearly, and she knew the source of the problem wasn't the phone.

By | June 25th, 2013|Medical News, UAMS News|0 Comments

Deep Brain Stimulation Helps Cabot Man

Aug. 2, 2012 | In the neurology clinic at the Jackson T. Stephens Spine and Neurosciences Institute of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), W. Steven Metzer, M.D., performs the initial programming of Tommy Rickman's deep brain stimulator. </s

By | August 2nd, 2012|Medical News, UAMS News|0 Comments

Neurosurgeon Cifarelli Joins UAMS

LITTLE ROCK – Christopher P. Cifarelli, M.D., Ph.D., a neurosurgeon, has joined the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and is seeing patients at the Jackson T. Stephens Spine & Neurosciences Institute.

By | October 12th, 2011|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

Day Named UAMS Neurosurgery Department Chairman

<span class="content">LITTLE ROCK – Internationally known leader in the field of skull base surgery J.D. Day, M.D., has been named chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). </span>

By | February 12th, 2010|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

Day Named UAMS Neurosurgery Department Chairman

Feb. 12, 2010 | Internationally known leader in the field of skull base surgery J.D. Day, M.D., has been named chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).

By | February 12th, 2010|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments