Led by Chandrani Sarkar, Ph.D., assistant professor of pathology, the research team has identified neuropeptide Y (NPY) derived from cancer cells as an independent regulator of colon cancer progression.
About Neurosurgery Specialists
At USA Health, our neurosurgeons bring advanced surgical care to both children and adults with neurological issues. We treat such conditions as hemorrhagic strokes, epilepsy, aneurysms, brain tumors, spinal tumors, Parkinson’s disease, tremors, hydrocephalus, and other congenital brain and spine malformations.
Our surgeons, who are board certified and fellowship trained, also teach and train other doctors. On the leading edge of neurological medicine, we use conventional surgical techniques proven to produce successful outcomes, as well as novel approaches and state-of-the-art technology.
People of all ages living with neurological disorders are experiencing positive outcomes due to the advances that USA Health neurosurgeons offer.
The Neurosurgery Specialists clinic hours of operation is Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
USA College of Medicine
Our physicians are also educators in the Department of Neurology at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine. Visit the Department of Neurology to learn about its academic mission, residency and fellowship programs.