The Department of Neurosurgery, in partnership with the Department of Otolaryngology, maintains a 10 station skull base dissection lab on the campus of UNMC. Located adjacent to the medical schools gross anatomy lab, each station features a quality microscopes paired with Stryker drills, suction/irrigation,and micro dissection tools. Cadaveric material is also readily available.
Each spring, a skull base dissection course lead by neuro-otology and neurosurgery is held at UNMC.
This course has been ongoing for over two decades and is available to residents, academics and private practice providers.
Dr. Jonathan Hatch
Dr. Daniel Surdell