Neurointerventional surgery

  • Comprehensive Stroke Center
  • Pioneer in the latest clot-removal technology
  • TeleStroke services
  • Specialize in:
    • Cervical and intracranial angioplasty stenting
    • Diagnostic cerebral and spinal angiography
    • Kyphoplasty
    • Mechanical thrombectomy
    • Treatment of ruptured and unruptured aneurysms with the latest technology
    • Tumor embolization
    • Vertebroplasty


  • First in Wisconsin to use robotic- and navigationassisted technology for back and neck surgeries and the first in the world to perform a pediatric trauma robotic-assisted spine surgery using the ExcelsiusGPS.
  • First robotic-assisted sacroiliac (SI) fusion in Wisconsin, which was also the third bilateral robotic-assisted SI fusion using ExcelsiusGPS in the nation.
  • First in Wisconsin to use Gleolan™, a new, breakthrough tool designed to make the surgical removal of certain brain tumors more effective.
  • Academic fellowship-trained neurosurgeons in Northeast Wisconsin, including spine, open skull base and endoscopic skull base fellowships.
  • Prevea has the only neurosurgeon in Wisconsin with an extended fellowship in endoscopic skull base tumor resections.
  • Prevea has one of a few neurosurgeons in the nation with a PhD in biomedical engineering specific to spine surgery.
  • Specialize in:
    • Complex brain and spine surgery
    • Minimally-invasive brain and spine surgery
    • Disc replacement/artificial cervical discs
    • Intracranial aneurysms and vascular malformations
    • Brain tumor
    • Spine tumor
    • Peripheral nerve surgery
    • Surgical treatment of traumatic and degenerative spinal disease


  • Specialize in:
    • Botox® treatment for spasticity, migraines, facial tics and dystonia
    • Duopa treatment for Parkinson’s disorder
    • Headaches
      • Biofeedback
      • Botox® injections
      • Treatment of depression that may be associated with disabling migraine pain and chronic daily headaches
  • Memory Assessment Clinic
  • Vagal nerve stimulator for seizures

Pediatric neurology

  • Prevea has the region’s only pediatric neurologist– and the only in Wisconsin–who is fellowship trained and boarded in both pediatric neuromuscular disorders and pediatric epilepsy.
  • The only enzyme replacement therapy program for Muscular Dystrophy in Wisconsin.
  • Home to one of the first programs in the United States, and first in Wisconsin, to utilize deep brain stimulation in the treatment of complex movement disorders.
  • Region’s first and only therapeutic whole body hypothermia for birth depression.


  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Electroencephalogram (EEG) -accredited EEG lab
  • Evoked potentials (SSEPs, BAERs, VEPs)
  • Long-term EEG monitoring for seizure disorders


  • Area’s largest inpatient rehabilitation at HSHS St. Vincent Hospital
  • Physical, occupational and speech outpatient therapy for neuroscience