Suggestions On How to Use This Web Site

The information presented here answers the most common questions presented to a neurosurgical practice of over 30 years. The Diagnosis and Treatment section is geared to help understand the patient experience. For new patients and families of patients, start with the Physician Office link under Diagnosis And Treatment. This will take the path of a “virtual doctor’s visit”, coming into the office, reviewing questions that describe symptoms, going to the treatment room to see what we look for when examining a patient with hydrocephalus. You can also investigate when should you go to the Emergency Room, what to expect at the hospital and what to expect when coming home after surgery at the hospital.

Some extremely common questions with links to answers are listed below. These specific questions come up for discussion more often than not.