Southern DHB Neurosurgery Service
Outreach clinics are conducted at Southland Hospital, Dunstan and Oamaru hospitals.
Procedures / Treatments
A cerebral (cranial) aneurysm is a weakened section in the wall of a blood vessel in the brain that bulges or balloons out.… More
Brain tumours may be primary (they arise in the brain or nearby tissue) or metastatic (they have originated in another part of the body and travelled to the brain).… More
A subdural haematoma is a collection of blood that forms beneath the outer protective covering of the brain, the dura mater.… More
Tumours may be found within the spinal cord itself, between the spinal cord and its tough outer covering, the dura, or outside the dura.… More
Between the vertebrae in your spine are flat, round discs that act as shock absorbers for the spinal bones.… More
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This page was last updated at 11:26AM on June 5, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern DHB Neurosurgery Service.