National Award for UF Health Brain Cancer Researcher

A study identifying a possible new intervention to treat the deadliest of brain tumors garnered a national award today for University of Florida Health brain cancer researcher Duane Mitchell, M.D., […]

Call Today to Schedule an Appointment

New Patients and Self Referrals: Please call our offices in Gainesville at (352) 273-6990 …or click here , to email us, telling us your name, phone number and a good […]

PNET and Medulloblastoma Study

UF HEALTH CANCER CENTER RE-MATCH CLINICAL TRIAL UF IRB 128-2013 A research study for pediatric patients with Recurrent Medulloblastoma and Recurrent Cerebral Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors (PNETs) Fast Facts Brochure Subject inclusion criteria: […]

Chairman’s Welcome

On behalf of the faculty and staff of the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Florida and Shands/UF Hospital – Welcome! Our department continues its long-standing legacy and unwavering […]

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Imaging biomarker for Parkinson’s could aid in testing drugs to slow disease’s progression

Imaging biomarker for Parkinson’s could aid in testing drugs to slow disease’s progression

A newly discovered imaging biomarker could be used to track changes in the brain associated with the progression of Parkinson’s disease, findings that represent a significant advancement that could aid […]

3D modeling helps plastic surgeons, neurosurgeons complete cranial reconstruction

3D modeling helps plastic surgeons, neurosurgeons complete cranial reconstruction

3D modeling helps plastic surgeons, neurosurgeons complete cranial reconstruction Flanked by a surgery resident and a technician, surgeon Jessica Ching, M.D., holds a 3D model of a patient’s skull. She […]

Neuromedicine 2016 Progress Report

Neuromedicine 2016 Progress Report

This is the most prolific era in the history of neuromedicine at University of Florida Health, and we are eager to share some of the exciting initiatives currently taking place. […]

Immunotherapy for Brain Cancer

Immunotherapy for Brain Cancer By: David S. Guzick, M.D., Ph.D. Each year, more than 200,000 people in the United States receive the chilling diagnosis of a primary or metastatic brain […]

UF Health brain cancer researcher Mitchell receives $1M grant from Hyundai Hope On Wheels

UF Health brain cancer researcher Mitchell receives $1M grant from Hyundai Hope On Wheels FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For media inquiries, call Michelle Koidin Jaffee at 352-294-8352 or email michelle.jaffee@ufl.edu GAINESVILLE, […]

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