3,000 Miles to a Cure: UCSF’s Cutting-Edge Expertise Key to Florida Child’s AVM Brain Surgery

January 12, 2021
With limited options to treat a rare cerebral arteriovenous malformation, a young patient travels to UCSF from Florida for surgery.

New Faculty: Peng Cong, PhD

December 09, 2020
The Department of Neurological Surgery welcomes its first Director of Brain Interface Technology, Dr. Peng Cong.

2020 In Review

December 08, 2020
A look at the top clinical and research stories of 2020.

Top 5 Research Stories of the Year

December 01, 2020
UCSF Brain Tumor Center

Reflections on Living with Glioblastoma

November 09, 2020
UCSF Brain Tumor Center

State-of-the-Art Intraoperative Microscope Brings 4K Video to UCSF

October 30, 2020
This past year, the UCSF Neurosurgery team has begun using a new 4K Ultra HD intraoperative microscope, which allows for enhanced teaching and presentation of surgical videos – at four times the resolution of traditional 1080p High Definition videos. 

Robot-Assisted Spine Surgery at UCSF

October 29, 2020
In the last year, the UCSF Spine Center has begun using a robotic guidance system for single- and multiple-level spinal fusions.