Adult Neurosurgery Services

UBNS is an academic neurosurgical group committed to excellence in education, patient care, and clinical research. Our mission is to improve the human condition through compassionate clinical care, prepare the next generation of clinicians in academics and community neurosurgery, and explore evolving standards of care through impactful research. Plan your visit with us

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Adult Neurosurgery Locations

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  • Gates Vascular Institute

  • Summit Medical Campus

  • Conventus Building

  • Comprehensive Neuroscience Center

Surgical Locations:  Sisters of Charity Hospital, Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo General Medical Center, Gates Vascular Institute, Kenmore Mercy Hospital, John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital

Adult Neurosurgery in the news

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August 22, 2019

UB Neurosurgery providing stroke services to Niagara Falls Memorial

A new partnership will bring high-level stroke services to Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, allowing patients to remain closer to home for less severe cases. Beginning Monday, Aug. 5, specialists from UB Neurosurgery will provide…

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July 31, 2019

UB Neurosurgery takes charge of stroke care at Niagara Falls Memorial

Doctors from University at Buffalo Neurosurgery will take charge of the stroke care program at Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, offering the same treatments and equipment available at Kaleida Health’s Gates Vascular Institute in Buffalo….

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Notable Adult Neurosurgery publications

Comparing Cortical Bone Trajectories for Pedicle Screw Insertion Using Robotic Guidance and Three-Dimensional Computed Tomography Navigation

Khan A, Rho K, Mao JZ, O’Connor TE, Agyei JO, Meyers JE, Mullin JP,…

Robot-Assisted Cortical Bone Trajectory Insertion of Pedicle Screws: 2-Dimensional Operative Video

Agyei JO, Khan A, Jowdy PK, O’Connor TE, Meyers JE, Mullin JP, Pollina J. Robot-Assisted Cortical Bone Trajectory Insertion of Pedicle Screws: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2020 May 1;18(5):E171. doi: 10.1093/ons/opz216. PMID: 31342070.

Hemoptysis as the Presenting Clinical Sign of a T8-T9 Spine Fracture With Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis Changes

Siasios I, Pollina J, Dimopoulos VG. Hemoptysis as the Presenting Clinical Sign of a T8-T9 Spine Fracture with Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis Changes. Case Rep Emerg Med. 2016;2016:7657652. doi: 10.1155/2016/7657652. Epub 2016 Jun 22. PMID: 27418984; PMCID: PMC4933853.

The Role of Diffusion Tensor Imaging and Fractional Anisotropy in the Evaluation of Patients With Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus: A Literature Review

Siasios I, Kapsalaki EZ, Fountas KN, Fotiadou A, Dorsch A, Vakharia K, Pollina J,…

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