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Neurosurgery

The Neurosurgery Clinic specializes in providing a full range of neurosurgery services, including trauma services for head, neck and spine injuries, and treatment for acute and traumatic brain injuries such as strokes and aneurysms.

Alaska Native Medical Center Hospital
4315 Diplomacy Drive
First floor, Water Path 3
Anchorage , 99508
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The ANMC Neurosurgery Clinic specializes in providing a full range of neurosurgery services including:

  • Decompressions (opening up the narrowing of the spinal canal)
  • Foraminotomies (opening up the foramen, which spinal nerves pass through)
  • Laminectomies (opening up the bony spine to decompress the spinal canal)
  • Microdiscectomies (removal of the disc using a microscope)
  • Anterior cervical discectomies and fusions (neck surgery approached from the back)
  • Spinal fusions (fusing or joining two or more adjacent vertebral levels into one)
  • Shunts (internal implant to divert fluid from the brain)
  • Craniotomies (opening of the skull)

ANMC’s neurosurgical team also treats patients who have brain or spinal cord trauma and are a major component of ANMC’s Level II Trauma Center designation.