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Pituitary & Skull Base Program

Description

The University of Kentucky Center for Pituitary and Skull Base Surgery offers comprehensive care, bringing together specialists in Neurosurgery, Otorhinolaryngology, Neuroradiology, and Radiation Oncology to provide a team approach for care of diseases of the skull base. 

 

We provide evaluation and treatment of all diseases of the skull base, including but not limited to:

Pituitary Adenoma

Craniopharyngioma

Rathke's Cleft Cyst

Esthesioneuroblastoma

Juvenile Neuroangiofibroma

Vestibular Schwannoma (Acoustic Neuroma)

Meningioma

Fibrous Dysplasia

Chordoma

Chondrosarcoma

Encephalocele/Meningocele

 

 

Attending Faculty


Neurosurgery

Thomas Pittman, MD

Professor of Neurosurgery

Professor of Pediatrics

Department of Neurosurgery and Pediatrics

 

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Justin F. Fraser, MD

Assistant Professor

Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Surgery

Endovascular Neurosurgery

 

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Otolaryngology

 

TJ Gal, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Division of Head and Neck Cancer Surgery

 

 

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Joe Valentino

Professor of Surgery

Division of Head and Neck Cancer Surgery

Professor of Pediatrics

 

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Matt Bush

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Division of Otology, Neurotology, and Cranial Base Surgery

 

 

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Rony K. Aouad, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Head and Neck Cancer Team

Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Thyroid Cancer Team

 

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Radiation Oncology

 

William St. Clair, MD, PH.D.

Associate Professor

 

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Ronald Charles McGarry, MD, Ph.D.

Professor and Vice Chairman

 

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Radiology

 

Abdulnasser Alhajeri

Assistant Professor of Radiology

 

 

 

 

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Ed Escott

Associate Professor of Radiology

Chief, Division of Neuroradiology

 

 

 

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Ophthalmology

 

Peter Timoney

Director, Oculofacial Plastic and Orbital Surgery

 

 

 

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