neurosurgery http://waer.org en Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital Makes Breakthrough in Treating Brain Tumors http://waer.org/post/upstate-golisano-childrens-hospital-makes-breakthrough-treating-brain-tumors <p>Neurosurgeons at Upstate’s Golisano Children’s Hospital say they’re the first in the world to use a minimally invasive laser therapy to treat a rare disease that causes tumors to grow on the brain.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>Doctor Zulma Tovar-Spinoza says the M-R-I technology uses lasers to eradicate the non-cancerous tumors, which cause seizures.&nbsp; She says the difference between open surgery and the new procedure is night and day...</p><p></p> Sat, 21 Sep 2013 03:41:00 +0000 Scott Willis 8236 at http://waer.org Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital Makes Breakthrough in Treating Brain Tumors