Our Services

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BRAIN TUMORS

  • Microsurgical resection of benign brain tumors
  • Microsurgical resection of malignant brain tumors
  • Resection of complex skull base tumors
  • Endoscopic transsphenoidal resection of pituitary tumors
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SPINE

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion
  • Placement of cervical disk prosthesis
  • Corpectomy
  • Posterior Fusion
  • Resection of spine and spinal cord tumor
  • Release of Tethered cord
  • Minimally invasive spine procedures
  • Spinal cord stimulation
  • Intrathecal Drug Delivery
  • Kyphoplasty
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PAIN

  • Microsurgical resection of benign brain tumors
  • Microsurgical resection of malignant brain tumors
  • Resection of complex skull base tumors
  • Endoscopic transsphenoidal resection of pituitary tumors

WHAT IS SPINAL CORD STIMULATION?

Spinal cord stimulation therapy is performed as an outpatient procedure at Centers of Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine.

Benefits of Spinal Cord Stimulation

Patient-controlled pain relief
Minimally invasive treatment
Significantly improved symptoms
Reduced medication usage

SURGEON

Our Surgeon

Jan M. Eckermann, MD, FAANS is a board certified neurosurgeon with over 10 years of experience in managing complex neurosurgical patients.

Dr. Eckermann has performed many neurosurgical procedures treating varying disease of the brain and spine.

One focus of his practice is surgical management of chronic low back and leg pain. Dr. Eckermann is a national expert in neuromodulation and he regularly teaches seminars and hands-on courses on the subject of spinal cord stimulation. He continues to push for innovations that make procedures more efficient and safer; he holds over 20+ patents for neurosurgical devices.

At Kern Neuroscience Institute we strive to provide excellent care to every patient.

  • Medical School-Loma Linda University
  • Surgical Internship-Cornell University
  • Residency-Loma Linda University
  • Fellowship-Stanford University
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Jan M. Eckermann, MD, FAANS

Diplomate, American Board of Neurological Surgery

Brain and Spine Surgeon

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