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Dr. Härtl Makes Spine Surgery Easier on Patients With Advanced Intra-operative Navigation System

Dr Hartl uses advanced 3D intraoperative scanning and navigation to ensure precise placement of screws

The system allows a surgeon to navigate to and around a surgical site with an amazing level of precision

New Paper Shows How Gliomas May Be Stopped in Their Tracks

Dr. Jeffrey Greenfield and Dr. Prajwal Rajappa of Weill Cornell Medicine

Researchers found how it may be possible to stop the progression of a low-grade, survivable glioma into a high-grade, fatal malignancy.

What Dogs Can Teach Us About Brain Tumors

Axial view of a dog with a brain tumor

A new partnership with the Animal Medical Center will help advance minimally invasive brain tumor surgery in dogs, and may also teach us a few things about brain tumors in humans.

Dr. Stieg Talks About How to Keep Your Brain Healthy Diet on WTOP

Dr. Philip E. Stieg, Professor of Neurological Surgery and Chair of the Weill Cornell Medicine Brain and Spine Center

The neurosurgeon-in-chief details the lifestyle factors that affect brain health.