Clinical Specialties : Cerebrovascular Disorders

Intracranial Aneurysms

Intracranial Aneurysms are a cerebrovascular disorder where a localized ballooning of a blood vessel is caused by the weakness in the wall of a cerebral artery or vein.

Symptoms

  • Sudden and unusually severe headache
  • Nausea
  • Vision impairment
  • Loss of consciousness

Treatment
Having one of the most experienced teams of physicians and medical professionals in this field, this program has earned a world-class reputation. The University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital offers a range of treatment options, including the use of minimally invasive techniques, like aneurysm coiling. In addition we have a 24-bed neurosurgical intensive care unit, it includes a multidisciplinary aneurysm support group to address the social and psychological needs of patients and their families.