Kia Shahlaie, MD, PhD from UC Davis Health System: Minimally Invasive Surgery Helping Neurology Patients in New Ways Every Day
SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
While minimally invasive surgery is not a new concept the rapid advances in technology are helping to treat patients with more wide ranging conditions than ever before.
Kia Shahlaie, MD, PhD, from UC Davis Health System discussed some of these developments during a recent interview with MD Magazine. While in the past neurosurgery has been associated with larger holes cut to perform the operation, there is now an effort to find either other ways to access the brain or make smaller incisions for the procedure.