Get to Know: Neurologist Ifrah Zawar, MD
Certified as a Level 4 epilepsy center by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers, UVA’s comprehensive epilepsy program welcomes Dr. Ifrah Zawar, who specializes in epilepsy surgery.
Two New Trials Now Enrolling Aim to Expand Use of Focused Ultrasound Technology to Treat Cancer and Its Side Effects
Find out if your patients may be candidates for two studies now enrolling for solid tumors and pain resulting from head and neck cancer.
Get to Know: Neurologist Derek Bauer, MD
As a patient living with tuberous sclerosis complex, Bauer is uniquely qualified to treat and support patients who share his condition.
Adapting and Adopting the Right Tools to Maintain Quality, Comprehensive Stroke Care During a Pandemic
At the UVA Stroke Center, recognized for its rapid stroke response and specialized intervention techniques, care teams implemented new safety protocols to treat all patients, including those who had a stroke as a result of COVID-19 complications.
UVA Health Designated a Center of Excellence for Treating Cerebral Cavernous Malformations
UVA is the only Center of Excellence in Virginia and in the southeastern U.S., and one of just eight centers nationally.
UVA Welcomes Two New Neurologists Specializing in Neurodegenerative and Movement Disorders
Learn more about Anelyssa D'Abreu, MD, and Renzo Figari Jordan, MD.
UVA Surgeon First in Virginia to Utilize New Device to Treat Complex Cerebral Aneurysm
The Comaneci device offers a temporary scaffolding during the coiling procedure, which is particularly beneficial when an aneurysm is large or has a wider neck.
Get to Know: Neurosurgeon Ryan Kellogg, MD
Driven by the potential of combining computers and technology with medicine to improve healthcare, Kellogg specializes in cerebrovascular neurosurgery.
A Plan to Help Us Better Care for Comatose Patients
The plan was developed by a blue-ribbon scientific advisory council as part of the Neurocritical Care Society’s Curing Coma Campaign.
Get to Know: Pediatric Neurologist Kathryn Xixis, MD
The winner of numerous awards for her work as an educator and mentor, Kathryn Xixis, MD, joins UVA as the program director of the child neurology residency program.