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Neurological Surgery Clinical Services
Spine Surgery


Overview:

Spinal conditions requiring surgical intervention may result from congenital malformations, degeneration associated with age or disease, and/or traumatic injuries. Often these clinical problems manifest with pain, deformity, or structural instability. UW Neurological Surgeons use the most current diagnostic tools and effective procedures to help children and adults with spinal conditions where surgery offers the best option for successful treatment.

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Meningiomas

Meningioma tumors arise from one of the layers of the meninges; the protective tissue covering the brain. They are usually benign, slow-growing and do not spread into normal brain tissue.

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Featured Patient Story

Amy Gadsden's Story

Amy Gadsden had a pituitary tumor that was causing hormone imbalance, leading to mood swings and physical illness. She was treated by Dr. Ferreira and his team in the UW Medicine Pituitary Program. Read her story ...

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