Course Material and Topics


Neurosurgery course material: for SUNY medical students on the neuro rotation


A tutorial on how to take a history, particularly the HPI.


Anatomy review for med students rotating on Neurosurgery, including:

  • • Angiograms annotated for med students
  • • Spinal levels: motor, sensory, reflex, fun correlates
  • • Rostrocaudal deterioration, the examination and sequence


Common neurological emergencies, diagnosis and management.


Neurosurgery topics

  • • Third Ventriculostomy: a new treatment for communicating hydrocephalus
  • • Pituitary Tumors
  • • Gamma Knife Therapy