Vascular and Endovascular NeurosurgeryHackensack Meridian Health is on the cutting edge of treatment for intracranial vascular disorders (disorders involving arteries within the skull), such as brain aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) and stroke. Our care blends high-end technology with the compassion that each individual patient deserves. We provide each patient with a comprehensive evaluation and treatment plan. In addition to traditional surgery, we perform minimally invasive surgery as well as non-surgical procedures.
Our LocationsHackensack Meridian Health has three neurosurgical destination centers, each supporting multiple network hospitals in north, central and south New Jersey.
Hackensack University Medical Center
Why Choose Hackensack Meridian Health for Your Care
Hackensack Meridian Health is a leader in cutting-edge treatment of intracranial vascular disorders, including brain aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) and stroke. We have three state-designated Comprehensive Stroke Centers and 10 Primary Stroke Centers working together to care for our communities.
Hackensack University Medical Center has earned certification for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Peripheral Vascular Disease and Carotid Artery Disease from The Joint Commission.
We offer one of the most comprehensive vascular and endovascular programs in the state, led by teams of board-certified, fellowship-trained specialists with extensive experience in this unique area of medicine.
The Latest Technology to Treat a Variety of Disorders
We offer the latest technology for minimally-invasive treatments of intracranial vascular disorders, including:
- Coil embolizations
- Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
- Pipeline embolizations
- Stent assisted coil embolizations
Multi-modality treatment options (options that combine more than one type of treatment) for intracranial arteriovenous malformations:
- Embolizations with nBCA or Onyx
- Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
- Microsurgical resection
Neurointerventional procedures (minimally invasive image-guided procedures):
Acute stroke interventions
Angiography and embolization for brain and spinal arteriovenous malformations
Carotid artery stenting with distal protection
Cerebral and spinal angiograms
Dural arteriovenous fistulas
Embolization for Carotid-Cavernous Fistulas
Embolization for refractory epistaxis (recurrent, severe nosebleeds)
Intracranial angioplasty and stenting
- Clipping of brain aneurysms
- ECIC (Extra-Cranial to Intracranial) bypass for Moya-Moya, complex aneurysms, and select complex tumors
- EDAS (Encephaloduroarteriosynangiosis) for Moya-Moya
- Ligation of cranial or spinal arteriovenous fistulas
- Resection of AVM’s
- Resection of cavernomas of the brain or spine
- Pre-operative embolization of brain and spinal tumors
- Pre-operative embolization of head and neck tumors
Our care blends high-end technology with the compassion and personal touch that each individual patient deserves. We strive to provide each patient with a comprehensive evaluation and treatment plan often utilizing conservative care when appropriate. In addition to traditional surgery, we perform minimally invasive surgery as well as non-surgical, interventional procedures.