Message From the Chair

On behalf of the faculty, residents, nurses and staff, I want to welcome you to the Department of Neurosurgery at Wayne State University School of Medicine.

In this website, you will learn about our Department, comprising a team of talented physicians, scientists, nurses, and staff who are dedicated to providing the very best clinical neurosurgical care for disorders of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nervous system, as well as the blood vessels which support them.

We are committed to providing our patients with exemplary care, to teach our medical students and residents to deliver superior treatment for complex neurosurgical conditions, and to nurture innovation and research.

Our highly skilled neurosurgeons have extensive experience in performing all neurosurgical procedures, including minimally invasive spinal surgery, microsurgery to treat brain tumors and intracranial aneurysms, as well as surgical treatments for stroke, epilepsy, and movement disorders such as Parkinson's disease. Likewise, we have an outstanding group of pediatric neurosurgeons that provides exceptional care to our younger patients.  Read full message.