Programs and Centers

The Yale Neurosurgery Department includes leading surgical experts in a number of different areas who specialize in cutting edge treatment options and patient care excellence.


Epilepsy Surgery

Providing promising options for the diagnosis and treatment of adult and pediatric patients with intractable seizure disorders.


Brain Tumor Surgery

Comprehensive evaluation and diagnosis, unsurpassed surgical expertise, cutting edge treatment options with personalized care for individuals with all types of brain tumors.


Neurovascular Surgery

Superior technical performance in the diagnosis and treatment for patients with blood vessel diseases (aneurysms, carotid artery narrowing (stenosis) and vascular malformations).


Spine & Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Using the most minimally invasive techniques, with significantly shorter hospital stays, pain and downtime for patients with spinal and nerve disease.


Functional Neurosurgery

Affording improved quality of life for patients with tremors/movement disorders (Parkinson’s Disease), spasticity and pain (Trigeminal Neuralgia).


Pediatric Neurosurgery

Specialized surgical expertise for all congenital/childhood neurosurgical conditions (all brain and spinal tumors, hydrocephalus, spina bifida, craniosynostosis.


Gamma Knife Stereotactic Radiosurgery

The Yale New Haven Gamma Knife is the only radiosurgery unit in Connecticut dedicated to the treatment of head and neck conditions.