The UTMB Neurosurgery Skull Base
Laboratory is tailored for honing microneurosurgery skills and research
projects. The laboratory contains Mayfield head holders, portable
microscopes, laptop and monitors for recording. Laboratory loupes 3.5x
magnification and LED light sources are available for those who prefer
to work without microscopic assistance. Suction/irrigation and surgical
trays are available in each station.
Several cadaver heads with latex injection are available to perform dissections.
This laboratory is located on the 6th floor of John Sealy Annex, and each resident has 24/7 access with a key.