What Is Brain Swelling?

Brain swelling is a dangerous condition that increases pressure inside the skull. Swelling may be in one area or throughout the brain. There are different causes and treatments for swelling of the brain. In some cases, a neurosurgeon will recommend surgery to relieve...

How to Choose A Brain Surgeon

If you have recently learned that you need to undergo brain surgery, you’re likely experiencing a lot of emotions. Fear, anxiety, and stress are just some of the feelings that you may be processing right now and having to choose a brain surgeon adds another...

How Do I Prepare for Brain Surgery?

The prospect of undergoing brain surgery is scary. Youre facing the unknown. You probably feel vulnerable. Questions, important and trivial, fill your thoughts. Preparing for your procedure will empower you. By taking charge of those things you can control, you feel...

What Are Some Common Brain Tumor Symptoms?

Do you know the symptoms of a brain tumor? Some tumors produce no signs, and some common brain tumor symptoms are shared with other conditions. Tumors sometimes, but not always, require brain surgery. Dr. Kuether is an experienced brain surgeon. He is always accepting...