Clipping of brain aneurysms
Surgery of the brain with microscopic magnification to place a special clamp on a weak or ruptured area of a brain artery. CNI member doctors are specialists in these treatments.
Clipping of arteriovenous fistula
Arteriovenous malformations are similar to aneurysms with the potential to bleed and cause strokes.
Resection of cavernous malformation
Cavernous malformation is a less common vascular tumor with the potential to bleed.
An operation to remove material inside neck arteries that commonly limit blood flow to the brain and cause stroke.
An operation to detour blood flow to a brain artery to improve circulation and prevent stroke.
Endovascular therapy of aneurysms
Treatment of aneurysms to prevent rupture by placement of devices through tubes placed inside the arteries and manipulated by the surgeon while viewing Xrays. Many aneurysms previously treated with surgery can be successfully treated with this technique.