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CNS recognizes 2 UVA neurosurgery residents

The Congress of Neurological Surgeons has recognized two UVA neurosurgery residents for research projects they will present at CNS’s annual scientific meeting, held October 19-23, 2019 in San Francisco.  Dr.…

Celebrating John Jane’s Legacy

Students, colleagues, and grateful patients of the late Dr. John Jane, Sr., MD have come together to honor Dr. Jane with two significant efforts to support research and training in…

Dr. Chun-Po Yen Joins Our Practice

Dr. Chun-Po Yen joins our neurosurgery faculty as an Associate Professor after completing a one-year minimally-invasive spine fellowship with top expert Dr. Juan Uribe at University of South Florida. Dr.…

Dr. Dennis Vollmer Joins Our Practice

Distinguished neurosurgeon Dr. Dennis Vollmer has joined our faculty to help us meet growing demands in spine care.  Dr. Vollmer has been a leader in neurosurgery for many years, as…

New England Journal of Medicine Publishes Exciting Results of Focused Ultrasound

For the second time, the New England Journal of Medicine has published results of UVA neurosurgeon Dr. Jeff Elias's trial using focused ultrasound to treat Essential Tremor.  Click here to read…

Intraoperative MRI Suite Open

UVA has opened a new operating room suite equiped with intraoperative MRI and biplane angiography (which captures X-rays of arteries and blood flow), only the second such installation in the country. The…

State-of-the-Art Surgical Training Lab Opens

UVA Health System, donors, and the departments of Neurosurgery and Otolaryngology have partnered to open a $2M+ state-of-the-art Microsurgical Anatomy Laboratory and Training Facility. This facility provides the means to…