Neurology

Prevention of Post-Stroke Seizures and Subsequent Dementia Still Under Evaluation

Researchers at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center confirm the correlation between stroke, epilepsy and dementia and seek to improve patient outcomes through appropriate treatment and monitoring.


Comprehensive Epilepsy Treatment at Penn State Health

While advancing technology is revolutionizing care for epilepsy, a team approach that treats all facets of life touched by the disease also makes a profound difference for patients.


Timely Diagnoses of MS Give Patients More Effective Treatment

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center offers advanced care and access to clinical research for MS patients.


Neurofibromatosis Clinic Expands for Comprehensive, Multidisciplinary Care of Adult and Pediatric Disease

Specialists at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center are dedicated to helping adult and pediatric patients with neurofibromatosis maintain function and achieve a high quality of life while proactively detecting and managing complications.


Penn State Health Spine Center Performs Spine Surgery With Unmatched Precision Using the Mazor X Stealth Edition Robotic Guidance System

The Penn State Health Spine Center at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is transforming spine surgery in central Pennsylvania with the Mazor X Stealth Edition by Medtronic, a robotic guidance system that allows neurosurgeons to plan and execute open and minimally invasive spine surgeries with unprecedented accuracy, producing a bevy of benefits for patients.


Penn State Health Neurosurgery Tackles Rare Diseases

Advanced cerebrovascular and endovascular surgical techniques and technology for complex cases bring patients in central Pennsylvania new hope.


Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Propels Neurosurgery Research

Through pointed research efforts that aim to improve patient outcomes and quality of life, the Department of Neurosurgery at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center provides central Pennsylvania and surrounding counties with leading-edge surgical treatments for a variety of neurological conditions.


The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Skull Base Surgery Team: Comprehensive Care Close to Home

Treatment of skull base tumors, including those affecting the pituitary gland, traditionally entailed opening the skull or making large incisions in the face and removing parts of the facial bones. These invasive procedures caused significant pain and scarring and required long hospital stays.


Advanced Neuromodulation Therapy Provides Relief from Chronic Pain for Local Patients

Specialty-trained surgeons at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center offer the most up-to-date neuromodulation therapy, dorsal root ganglion (DRG) stimulation, to address chronic neuropathic pain that is resistant to other treatment methods.


Immersive 3D Technology Enhances Neurosurgical Outcomes at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

A newly incorporated, cutting-edge visualization tool is improving the precision of brain and spinal surgeries at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.