Case Example of a Multimodality Approach to Intracranial Abnormalities

With complex neurosurgical issues, the use of several different types of treatment options are often very important. As an example, a 42-year-old male was having increasing right-sided visual difficulties. After a workup that included an MRI of the brain, he was referred to our office for definitive management and care. (more…)

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery: Percutaneous Pedicle Screw Fixation

by:  Sharad Rajpal, MD

Of the spectrum of metallic instrumentation techniques developed in spine surgery, pedicle screw fixation has gained the most popularity. As the technique and technologies for placement of percutaneous pedicle screws have progressed, so have the indications for their placement. Most surgeons will use percutaneous pedicle screw fixation as an adjunct to an anterior or posterior minimally invasive procedure. (more…)

Boulder Neurosurgical & Spine Associates is Enrolling Patients for the ACADIA® Facet Replacement System Study

by: E. Lee Nelson, MD

Boulder Neurosurgical & Spine Associates is excited to be a part of the ACADIA® IDE (investigational device exemption) FDA-controlled clinical trial investigating a facet joint replacement system. While many spine related problems can be treated nonoperatively, some spine conditions do require surgery. (more…)