Spine Tumor Clinic
- Primary: These tumors originate in the spine and are very rare.
- Secondary: These tumors originate elsewhere and spread to the spinal column. These tumors are also called metastatic tumors.
Dr. Ahmed specializes in all aspects of pediatric neurosurgery and has a focused interested in surgical management of congenital pediatric spinal disorders and pediatric epilepsy.
Dr. Paul Anderson is a nationally recognized expert in spinal trauma and complex cervical spine disorders. His research specialties include spinal fixation implants and the development of an artificial cervical disc.
Amgad Hanna, MD, is an assistant professor in the University of Wisconsin Department of Neurological Surgery. He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the spine and peripheral nerves. He is experienced in complex spine surgery, t...
Dr. Iskandar’s areas of expertise include craniofacial repair, brachial plexus reconstruction, and endoscopic surgery for tumors and congenital brain anomalies. He gained national recognition for pioneering endoscopic intracranial surgical proc...
Daniel K. Resnick, MD, is a Professor of Neurological Surgery at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. He completed his undergraduate education at Princeton University, followed by medical school at the University of ...
Dr. Tribus is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery. He specializes in disorders of the spine, including scolosis and spinal deformity, cervical and lumbar disc and degener...
Gregory R. Trost, MD, earned his medical degree from the University of Wisconsin - Madison and completed his residency at UW Hospital and Clinics.
Dr. Seth Williams specializes in minimally invasive spine surgery, CT-navigated surgical techniques and complex cervical and lumbar spine surgery. He also treats extremity fractures as a member of UW Health's Trauma Surgery team. If you have...
Dr. Zdeblick is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He is the director of the University of Wisconsin Spine Center. His practice focuses on the treatment of spinal disorders. His clinical interests include cervical deformity, disc ...
- Partial paralysis
- Tumor resection
- Neurologic decompression
- Surgical stabilization of the cervical, thoracic, lumbar and sacral spine
- Percutaneous treatments such as vertebroplasty and radiofrequency ablation or cryotherapy
These treatments can be combined with other treatment modalities, such as chemotherapy or radiation.