Kangwon National University Hospital




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The Dept. of Neurosurgery is fully committed to education, research and treatment service with a goal to become a leader in the field. Offering customized medical services for each of brain and spinal diseases, the Dept. of Neurosurgery  operates specialized clinics, such as a spine clinic and stroke clinic, and thus is striving for the differentiation of the provided services and also improving patients’ satisfaction.

  • Target Diseases
    • Cerebrovascular Diseases : stroke (cerebral infarction, cerebral hemorrhage), carotid artery stenosis, moyamoya disease, cerebral aneurism (ruptured, non-ruptured), cerebral arteriovenous malformation
    • Brain Tumors : Malignant brain tumors (metastatic brain tumor, astrocytoma), benign brain tumors (pituitary adenoma, meningioma, acoustic neuroma), pediatric brain tumors (medulloblastoma, glioma, ependymoma, brainstem gliomas, craniopharyngioma, astrocytoma, pineal region tumor)
    • Pediatric congenital diseases
    • Traumatic brain injury
    • Hemifacial spasm
    • Headache, vertigo
    • Dizziness
    • Spinal Diseases : Herniated disc, spinal stenosis, ossification of posterior longitudinal ligament and cervical spondylosis, spinal injury and damage, spinal tumor, micro-surgery and endoscopic surgery