Neurosurgery/Stroke

Neurosurgery/Stroke

Together, St. Elizabeth's Medical Center and Boston Medical Center provide comprehensive care for neurosurgery patients of all ages.

Neurosurgery/Stroke

736 Cambridge Street
Cardinal Cushing Pavilion Floor 6

Brighton, MA 02135

Phone: 617-779-6083

Fax: 617-415-2002

doctor with patient

Neurological Surgery at St. Elizabeth's 

Our full-service clinical and academic program provides patients with the newest treatments in this specialized field, using advanced image-guiding technology and minimally invasive and open techniques to provide safe and successful treatment of complex brain tumors, aneurysms, movement disorders, epilepsy, spine diseases, and more. And, our comprehensive stroke service, neurocritical care specialists, and 24/7 board-certified neurosurgical coverage ensure patients receive exceptional care before and after surgery.

Our comprehensive care for neurology patients includes treatments for conditions such as:
  • Brain Tumors
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Disc Replacement
  • Cerebrovascular Injuries and Conditions
  • Complex Cranial and Skull Base Diagnoses
  • Functional Brain Disorders
  • Hydrocephalus (excess fluid in the brain)
  • Neurosurgery During Pregnancy
  • Peripheral Nerve Repair
  • Spine Surgery (Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Disorders)
Our surgeons use the latest techniques in the field, including:
  • Minimally Invasive Procedures, including minimally invasive techniques on the spine
  • Discectomy (to address lower back hernias affecting the spinal cord)
  • Decompressive Laminectomy (to treat lower spine stenosis)
  • Complex Spinal Fusions and Instrumentation

Meet the members of our team here


 

Locations:

Our physicians are now more accessible than ever. They accept patients at the following locations in addition to their offices at St. Elizabeth's Medical Center: 

  • St. Elizabeth's Medical Center Neurosurgery in Brighton, MA. To book, call 617-779-6083. 
    • Address: 736 Cambridge Street, CCP6, Brighton, MA 02135
       
  • Hawthorn Medical in Dartmouth, MA. To book, call 617-779-6083 and reference “HMA clinic at Dartmouth” when booking.
    • Address: 535 Faunce Corner Road Dartmouth MA 02747
    • Enter through Entrance B
       
  • Prima Care in Fall River, MA. To book, call 617-779-6083 and reference “Prima Care clinic at Fall River” when booking.
    • Address: 289 Pleasant Street, Building 4, Suite 601, Fall River, MA 02721

 

 

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Our Team

Ekkehard Kasper, MD
Ekkehard Kasper, MD

Orthopedics,
Neurological Surgery,
Spine Surgery

Fred C. Lam, MD, PhD
Fred C. Lam, MD, PhD

Neurosurgical Oncology