1. Mar 11, 2019

    Growth hormone: Caused by pituitary tumors

    Irina Bancos, M.D., an endocrinologist at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and Jamie J. Van Gompel, M.D., a neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota, discuss acromegaly and the challenges of treating pituitary tumors secreting growth hormone.

  2. Mar 11, 2019

    Cushing syndrome: ACTH-secreting pituitary adenomas

    Jamie J. Van Gompel, M.D., a neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and Irina Bancos, M.D., an endocrinologist at Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota, discuss the challenges of treating adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)-secreting pituitary tumors.

  3. Jan 29, 2019

    Robotic-assisted spinal surgery improves outcomes

    Mohamad Bydon, M.D., a neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, discusses the latest advances in robotic guidance for the placement of spinal instrumentation.

  4. Jan 29, 2019

    Deep brain stimulation: Precision using segmented leads

    Mark K. Lyons, M.D., a neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, describes the use of deep brain stimulation (DBS) as well as the latest advancements, including the use of segmented leads for more precision.

  5. Jan 17, 2019

    Risks of uncontrolled seizures

    Mayo Clinic physicians explain the impact of uncontrolled seizures and why it is important to get seizure disorders properly diagnosed and treated.

  6. Jan 17, 2019

    Infantile spasms

    Lily C. Wong-Kisiel, M.D., a pediatric neurologist at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, discusses infantile spasms, also called epileptic spasms.

  7. Jan 17, 2019

    Autoimmune epilepsy

    Jeffrey W. Britton, M.D., a neurologist at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, discusses autoimmune epilepsy and why treatment options differ from standard epilepsy treatments.

  8. Jan 17, 2019

    Different types of epilepsy surgery

    Mayo Clinic physicians explain the different types of surgery performed to help people who have seizures.

  9. Jan 17, 2019

    Adult-onset hydrocephalus

    Benjamin D. Elder, M.D., Ph.D., a neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, discusses adult-onset hydrocephalus, including idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus and idiopathic intracranial hypertension.

  10. Dec 11, 2018

    Deep-seated intracranial hemorrhage and brain tumors

    Kaisorn Chaichana, M.D., a neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, discusses minimally disruptive subcortical neurosurgery. Dr. Chaichana discusses how to reach deep-seated lesions for intracranial hemorrhage and brain tumors safely.

  11. Dec 11, 2018

    Stroke systems of care

    William D. Freeman, M.D., a neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, discusses valuable updates and areas of research related to systems of care for intracerebral hemorrhage. Topics include the re-engineering of prehospital care, mesenchymal stem cell regeneration research and the shift toward minimally invasive surgery.

  12. Aug 17, 2018

    Advances in minimally invasive spine surgery

    Matthew T. Neal, M.D., a neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic's campus in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, discusses the types, techniques and advantages of minimally invasive spine surgery and clinical indications for being a candidate.

  13. Jun 28, 2018

    Minimally invasive surgery for craniosynostosis requires early diagnosis and intervention

    Edward Ahn, M.D., pediatric neurosurgeon, discusses craniosynostosis.

  14. Nov 9, 2017

    Slip interface imaging

    John Huston III, M.D., shares information about how slip imaging, along with MR Elastography, can be applied to the brain.

  15. Jul 26, 2017

    Minimally invasive, scarless brain surgery

    Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa, M.D., a neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic's campus in Jacksonville, Florida, shares information about an innovative technique that offers patients with brain tumors a scarless treatment option.

  16. Jun 1, 2017

    Epidural stimulation enables motor function after chronic paraplegia

    Peter J. Grahn, Ph.D., Kendall H. Lee, M.D., Ph.D., Igor A. Lavrov, M.D., Ph.D., and Kristin D. Zhao, Ph.D., review the results of their study showing volitional movement, standing and steplike actions via spinal cord neuromodulation in a patient with chronic paralysis due to spinal cord injury.

  17. Feb 15, 2017

    Brain & central nervous system cancers: Personalized care for each patient

    Mayo Clinic's multidisciplinary team of experts discusses developments in diagnostic tools, imaging, neurosurgery, and radiation therapy that allow them to create personalized care plans for people with brain and central nervous system cancers.

  18. Jan 30, 2017

    Advancements in epilepsy diagnostics and treatment

    Jamie J. Van Gompel, M.D., and Gregory A. Worrell, M.D., Ph.D., describe advanced diagnostics and sophisticated imaging techniques that, when used to detect or focus on the abnormalities causing epilepsy, can help guide treatment options.

  19. Jan 20, 2017

    The uncommon lesion: Dural fistula

    Arteriovenous dural fistulas are rare and often misdiagnosed. Giuseppe Lanzino, M.D., a neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota, discusses the importance of detection and proper treatment options.

  20. Jan 19, 2017

    Unlocking the power of gene expression: Molecular classification of brain tumors

    Mayo Clinic physicians and researchers discuss how the molecular makeup of brain tumors can be used to identify five categories of gliomas, each with different clinical features and outcomes.

  21. Oct 21, 2016

    Endovascular therapy for acute stroke: A multidisciplinary team discussion

    Robert D. Brown Jr., M.D., M.P.H., Neurology, David F. Kallmes, M.D., Radiology, Giuseppe Lanzino, M.D., Neurologic Surgery, and Alejandro A. Rabinstein, M.D., Neurology, at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota, discuss current research and considerations for endovascular therapy for peoplewith acute ischemic stroke. Several recent studies have addressed the benefits of endovascular therapy for those patients, including the therapy's effectiveness in improving functional outcomes. This video was first shown on Medscape Cardiology.

  22. Feb 22, 2016

    Subarachnoid hemorrhage from ruptured brain aneurysm

    Giuseppe Lanzino, M.D., and Alejandro A. Rabinstein, M.D., discuss treatment of patients with subarachnoid hemorrhages that result from ruptured brain aneurysms. This condition, one of the most complex acute conditions encountered in medicine, poses difficult and complicated neurological and systemic issues for the health care team.

  23. Nov 9, 2015

    Regenerative medicine in the nervous system

    Anthony J. Windebank, M.D., and Christopher H. Evans, Ph.D., discuss developments regarding regenerative medicine in the nervous system at the Fourth Annual Symposium on Regenerative Rehabilitation.

  24. Aug 12, 2015

    Grand Rounds: Cognitive Decline in the Elderly and the Role of Cognitive Reserve

    Prashanthi Vemuri, Ph.D., presents Cognitive Decline in the Elderly and the Role of Cognitive Reserve.

  25. Nov 5, 2014

    Autoimmune dementia evaluation

    Sean J. Pittock, M.D., discusses what providers should know about the characteristics of autoimmune dementia.

  26. Oct 7, 2014

    Traumatic brain injury model systems

    Allen W. Brown, M.D., associate professor of PM&R at Mayo Clinic, discusses traumatic brain injury model systems and data.

  27. Oct 6, 2014

    Arteriovenous malformations (AVMs), treatment considerations and options

    Benjamin L. Brown, M.D., cerebrovascular and endovascular neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic's campus in Florida, talks about AVMs, their relationship to stroke, current controversy over treatments and options for therapy.

  28. Oct 6, 2014

    CREST-2 trial: Determining the best treatment for carotid atherosclerotic stenosis

    Kevin M. Barrett, M.D., vascular neurologist at Mayo Clinic's campus in Florida, talks about the second phase of the international stroke trial and how to refer patients for participation. Dr. Barrett shares information about the seven-year clinical trial that aims to enroll 2,480 patients in 120 centers in the U.S., Canada, Europe and Australia to address interventional and medical therapies.

  29. Oct 6, 2014

    Chemo after radiation therapy improves brain cancer survival

    A clinical trial co-led by Mayo Clinic Cancer Center researchers found that adding chemotherapy following radiation treatment improved survival for adults with low-grade gliomas by more than five years.

  30. Sep 17, 2014

    Progressive multiple sclerosis

    Claudia F. Lucchinetti, M.D., professor of neurology, Mayo Clinic, discusses Progressive Multiple Sclerosis: Pathogenic & Clinical Implications, introduced by Carmen M. Terzic, M.D., Ph.D., chair of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

  31. Feb 28, 2014

    18-fluorodeoxyglucose PET in people with active myelopathy

    Eoin P. Flanagan, M.B., B.Ch., discusses his article appearing in the November 2013 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, which suggests that PET scans may give a clue to the underlying etiology in patients with spinal cord disease.

  32. Feb 4, 2014

    Skull base surgery

    Jamie J. Van Gompel, M.D., a neurosurgeon at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota, describes skull base surgery.

  33. Feb 4, 2014

    Study shows potential to prevent hospitalizations in brain tumor patients

    In a retrospective five-year study, researchers at Mayo Clinic found that common causes of hospitalization for patients with malignant brain tumors, such as seizures, are potentially preventable.

  34. Feb 3, 2014

    DBS for Tourette syndrome

    Kendall H. Lee, M.D., Ph.D., Mayo Clinic neurosurgeon, describes research into deep brain stimulation (DBS) being conducted at Mayo Clinic for Tourette syndrome treatment.

  35. Feb 3, 2014

    Return to play after a concussion

    David W. Dodick, M.D., neurologist and concussion expert at Mayo Clinic's campus in Arizona, discusses the consequences of returning to play too soon and offers information on what medical research is exploring.

  36. Feb 3, 2014

    Stroke: Risk factors, symptoms and the importance of time

    David A. Miller, M.D., a diagnostic radiologist and director of The Joint Commission-certified Comprehensive Stroke Center at Mayo Clinic's campus in Jacksonville, Florida, provides an overview of stroke.

  37. Feb 3, 2014

    Flow diversion for intracranial aneurysms

    Giuseppe Lanzino, M.D., a Mayo Clinic neurosurgeon, discusses how a new device involving flow diversion may be used in the treatment of intracranial aneurysms.

  38. Feb 3, 2014

    Cervical spinal stenosis

    J. D. Bartleson, M.D., explains cervical spinal stenosis and Mayo Clinic's unique approach to treatment and care for patients.