MD Anderson Cancer Center
A Surgical Procedure for Cancer-related Pain

Ashwin Viswanathan, M.D., is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Neurosurgery at MD Anderson Cancer Center. His specialty focuses on functional neurosurgery, which includes the surgical management of pain. In this video, Dr. Viswanathan demonstrates and explains a cordotomy, a surgical procedure specifically useful for patients with cancer-related pain.
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Title: A Surgical Procedure for Cancer-related Pain
Summary: Ashwin Viswanathan, M.D., is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Neurosurgery at MD Anderson Cancer Center. His specialty focuses on functional neurosurgery, which includes the surgical management of pain. In this video, Dr. Viswanathan demonstrates and explains a cordotomy, a surgical procedure specifically useful for patients with cancer-related pain.
Keywords: brain cancer, brain tumor, pain, surgery, cordotomy, Neurosurgery
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