The Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA) is dedicated to providing compassionate, skilled and state of the art medical care. As a nationally recognized medical center, we continue to experience unprecedented growth and expansion in both the clinical and academic arenas. Our primary mission is to provide helpful and considerate patient care. We also aim to educate and produce highly qualified, ethical and caring future neurosurgeons. Additionally, we strive to advance the field of neurosciences by performing outstanding research.
| Thursday Apr 30, 2015 |
Today, both of these former patients are living full and happy lives. Follow the links above to watch their video stories.Clinical Trial Shows Promising Success
| Tuesday Mar 24, 2015 |
Andrew Brenner M.D., Ph.D., and John R. Floyd II M.D., have been working together at the Cancer Therapy & Research Center to develop a new method of treating glioblastoma, an especially aggressive brain cancer. Their innovative therapy delivers radioactive liposomes directly into brain tumors using a newly designed catheter that is capable of improved surgical targeting.
Dr. Brenner is optimistic about their first patient’s encouraging results.Dr. Dengler Wins First Place
| Wednesday Mar 4, 2015 |
Congratulations to Dr. Bradley Dengler on winning first place at the Texas Association of Neurological Surgeons for his presentation on “ Deep brain stimulation for the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder”.
Dr. Jimenez visits with former patients at 2015 UHS Medical Miracles Gala
Thursday Apr 30, 2015 Clinical Trial Shows Promising Success
Tuesday Mar 24, 2015 Dr. Dengler Wins First Place
Wednesday Mar 4, 2015 Jeff’s Journey: A Patient’s Recovery and Outreach
Tuesday Feb 3, 2015 Neurosurgery Holiday Celebration 2014
Friday Dec 19, 2014