The Neuroradiology Division diagnoses and treats head, neck and spine disease. An array of advanced diagnostic and minimally invasive surgical procedures are offered by our team of specialists.

Patient Conditions

  • Head, neck and spine tumors
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Cerebrovascular disorders, including stroke, aneurysms, vascular malformations, carotid stenosis

Comprehensive Evaluations

  • Radiography
  • CT scans
  • MRI/MR angiography
  • Arteriography
  • Myelography
  • Spinal pain management and evaluation including discography, facet and SI joint injections, epidural steroid and selective nerve root injections
  • Biopsy of bony or soft tissue lesions

Specialized Treatments

  • Endovascular occlusion of vascular malformations or aneurysms
  • Angioplasty for carotid stenosis
  • Gamma Knife
  • Preoperative tumor embolization
  • Methacrylate vertebroplasty for osteoporotic or metastatic vertebral compression fracture

Research Activities

  • MR imaging and MR angiography
  • Trials of new embolic materials
  • Clinical results and new frontiers in percutaneous vertebroplasty

Services to Physicians

  • Patient consultations
  • Special treatment procedures

For more information, call the University Physicians Consultation and Referral Service at 1-800-492-5538 (patients) or 1-800-373-4111 (physicians). If you prefer, you may call the division directly at 410-328-0622.