Thoracic Disc Herniation Surgery: Challenges and Advancements

Numbness or weakness in the legs, difficulty walking, and loss of bowel or bladder function are some of the “red flag signs” neurosurgeon Dr. Juan Uribe looks for when evaluating someone with thoracic disc herniation….

Robotic Technology Helping With Spinal Surgeries at Barrow

A robotic technology developed at Barrow is changing the way neurosurgeons perform back surgeries. Currently used for spinal fusions, the Globus Medical ExcelsiusGPS allows neurosurgeons to perform less invasive and more precise surgery while significantly…

Barrow Takes High-Tech Approach to Reduce Radiation in Operating Room

High-dose radiation exposure in the operating room can raise the risk of cancer among patients and cause hair loss. It’s also a danger to surgeons and other medical personnel; one study found that spine and…

Barrow Redefines Spine Surgery With New Surgical Robot

Barrow Neurological Institute has revolutionized the way surgery is performed on the spine. The Institute has developed a first-of-its-kind robot to perform back surgeries. Called the Globus Medical ExcelsiusGPS, the new robot was created by…

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Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premier destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.