The UW Medicine Neurosciences Institute (NSI) is a multidisciplinary team organized to diagnose and treat disorders of the nervous system. Our comprehensive team of specialists provides compassionate care for neurologic disorders, conducts world class research to discover novel treatments, and educates future generations of neuroscientists and clinicians.
Dr. Natalia Murinova talks about treatment options for migraine sufferers.
Dr. Natalia Murinova talks about "suicide headaches" and how rare they are.
Dr. Sylvia Lucas talks about chronic daily headache disorders and how uncommon they are.
Dr. Kristoffer Rhoads, gives an overview of Dementia and tips on management for primary care providers.
Dr. David Tirschwell, professor of neurology, discusses TIA and TOAST ischemic subtyping including small vessel disease, large artery atherosclerotic stroke, cardioembolic stroke, other determined etiology and undetermined etiology.
Dr. Arielle Davis, assistant professor of neurology, presents the case of a 49-year-old male with a history of HLD and occipital headaches who has nausea and the sensation of the room spinning.
Dr. Jeffrey Tsai, assistant professor of neurology at University of Washington, explains treatment for idiopathic generalized epilepsies and discusses cognitive and behavioral comorbidities of IGE.
Dr. H. Steve White, professor and chair of the Department of Pharmacy, discusses modeling human antiepileptic drug adherence. Dr. Melissa Barker-Haliski, research assistant professor, examines treatment outcomes in preclinical epilepsy models.
Dr. Michael Schwartz, professor with the Division of Metabolism and Endocrinology, presents new information and new ideas on the role of the brain and the control of blood sugar.
Dr. Michael Levitt, neurosurgeon at Harborview Medical center, UW Medical center, and UW medicine, leads a presentation on cutting edge treatments for stroke.
Dr. Rich Ellenbogen provides an overview of and treatment options for Chiari Malformation and Syringomyelia.
The UW Medicine Pituitary Program provides comprehensive treatment to patients with disorders of the pituitary gland and hypothalamus.
George Ojemann, Professor of Neurosurgery at the University of Washington, explores the neurobiology of human cognition, especially language, memory and learning. Series: CARTA - Center for Academic Research and Training in Anthropogeny
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HMC CSC has vascular neurosurgery specialists and neurointerventionalists available to perform emergency surgical and endovascular interventions 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
The Functional and Restorative Neurosurgery Program at the UW Medicine Neurosciences Institute employs innovative technologies to treat patients with movement disorders.
Neuroscience Pearls: A publication from the UW Medicine Neurosciences Institute. Here we bring you key points related to Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis - ALS.
Neuroscience Pearls: A publication from the UW Medicine Neurosciences Institute. In this issue we bring you key points on recognition, diagnosis, work-up and treatment of normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH).