Corey S. Ames, M.S.N., APRN, FNP-C

Corey Ames, MSN, APRN, FNP-C has been working as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) for the Department of Neurosurgery since 2005, bringing with him over 30 years of health care experience. Throughout that time he has been recognized for a number of professional awards and achievements. Corey also enjoys sharing his knowledge as Instructor for a ne... Read More

Specialties:

Family Nurse Practitioner, Neurosurgery

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Erica F. Bisson, M.D., M.P.H.

Dr. Erica Bisson specializes in complex spine surgery with a focus on cervical disease (neck pain) , spinal cord injury, spine trauma, and degenerative spinal conditions (neck and back pain). Dr. Bisson obtained her medical degree from Tufts University. She also completed a fellowship in spine surgery at the University of Utah in 2008, and is curre... Read More

Douglas L. Brockmeyer, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Douglas L. Brockmeyer, MD is involved in all aspects of pediatric neurosurgery, but focuses primarily on the pediatric spinal column. Dr. Brockmeyer currently serves as Division Chief of the Pediatric Neurosurgery Program, while he also serves as Principal Investigator on a variety of research projects involving the biomechanical and genetic aspec... Read More

Specialties:

Neurology, Neurosurgery, Nurse Practitioner

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-2060

Specialties:

Neurosurgery

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Howard Colman, M.D., Ph.D.

Howard Colman, MD, PhD, has multiple clinical interests including the treatment of primary and metastatic brain tumors, and the diagnosis and management of neurologic complications of cancer. His clinical research is focused on the development and testing of new therapies for brain tumors. His laboratory interests include the identification of mole... Read More

Specialties:

Brain Tumors, General Neurology, Neuro-Oncology, Neurosurgery, Spinal Cord Tumors

Locations:

Huntsman Cancer Institute
Clinic 2E, Neuro
(801) 585-0262
Veterans Administration Medical Center

William T. Couldwell, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Couldwell specializes in Neurosurgery, Brain Tumors, Brain Aneurysms, Skull Base Surgery, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury, Head Trauma and Neuro Critical Care. William T. Couldwell, MD, PhD serves as Professor and Chair of the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Utah. He has served as Director of the American Board of Neurological S... Read More

Andrew T. Dailey, M.D.

Andrew T. Dailey, MD specializes in Spine Surgery, Neurosurgery, Skull Base Surgery, Neuro Trauma, and Neuro Critical Care. He treats patients suffering from spinal cord injury, spine trauma, and cervical degenerative disease. Dr. Dailey originally came to the University of Utah in 1998, but left after five years to practice at the University of W... Read More

Daniel Webster Fults, III, M.D.

Daniel W. Fults III, MD is Professor of Neurosurgery at the University of Utah and is a member of Huntsman Cancer Institute’s Brain Tumor Program. As a physician-researcher, Dr. Fults’s clinical practice is centered on brain tumor treatment. Malignant brain tumors found in children is the primary focus of his laboratory research.... Read More

Gregory W. J. Hawryluk, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Hawryluk specializes in Complex Spinal Surgery, General Neurosurgery, Neurocritical Care as well as Traumatic Brain and Spinal Cord Injury. Dr. Hawryluk also serves as the Director of Neurosurgical Critical Care at University of Utah Healthcare and has extensive expertise in advanced neuromonitoring techniques. He completed his medical school... Read More

Specialties:

Concussion, Neurosurgery

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065
Greenwood Health Center (801) 213-8840

Robert S. Hood, M.D.

Robert S. Hood, MD is the second-ever resident of the Department of Neurosurgery and has since returned as faculty in September 2010. Prior to joining the department, Dr. Hood built a reputable career in private practice and was well-known for his skill in minimally invasive spine surgery and overall patient care. Dr. Hood also developed a surgical... Read More

Specialties:

Neuro Spine Surgery, Neurosurgery

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065

Randy L. Jensen, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Randy Jensen specializes in Neurosurgery, Brain Tumors, Skull Base Surgery, Neuro Trauma and Neurocritical Care. He has a particular emphasis using preoperative imaging, intraoperative navigation, intraoperative cortical mapping and intraoperative MRI to maximize tumor resection and minimize surgical complications. He treats patients with mali... Read More

Specialties:

Brain Tumors, Neurosurgery, Skull Base Surgery, Trauma - Neuro Critical Care

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065
Huntsman Cancer Institute
Patient Care Center
(801) 585-0260

John R. Kestle, M.D.

John R.W. Kestle, MD specializes in Craniofacial Surgery, Pediatric Neurosurgery, and Brain Tumors. Dr. Kestle is Professor of Neurosurgery and Vice Chair of Clinical Research. His clinical practice has been exclusively in pediatric neurosurgery, with a specific interest in pediatric epilepsy surgery. His research is centered on clinical trials me... Read More

Specialties:

Brain Tumors, Neurosurgery, Pediatric Neurosurgery, Trauma - Neuro Critical Care

Locations:

Primary Children's Hospital
Pediatric Neurosurgery
(801) 662-5340

Joel D. MacDonald, M.D.

Joel MacDonald specializes in Neurosurgery, Spine Surgery, Skull Base Surgery, Head Trauma and Neuro Critical Care.... Read More

Mark A. Mahan, M.D.

Dr. Mahan specializes in complex peripheral nerve surgery, spine surgery and neurologic reconstruction for diseases such as spasticity, spinal cord injury, nerve injury and stroke. Dr. Mark Mahan is a neurosurgeon who specializes in peripheral nerve and spinal disorders. He completed his residency at the internationally recognized Barrow Neurologi... Read More

Sara McEvoy, M.P.A.S.

Sara is excited to return to the University of Utah to join the comprehensive spine care team at the Clinical Neurosciences Center. Prior to her arrival in 2012, Sara spent the previous few years working in internal medicine at the 4th Street Homeless Clinic. She has a strong interest in academic research and is involved in several clinical studies... Read More

Specialties:

Adult Nurse Practitioner, Neurosurgery

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-2060

Min S. Park, M.D.

Dr. Park specializes in cerebrovascular and endovascular neurosurgery, neuro-interventional radiology, stroke, brain tumors, brain aneurysms, brain vascular malformations and fistulas, head trauma, neuro critical care, hydrocephalus, skull base surgery and traumatic brain injury. Dr. Park is a neurosurgeon who comes to University of Utah Health ... Read More

Hilary F. Sanders, APRN

Hilary F. Insenhour is a Nurse Practitioner with the University of Utah Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, and specializes in Pediatric practice. Her base of operations is at Primary Children's Medical Center. For questions regarding the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Primary Children's Medical Center, please call (801) 662-4830, or ple... Read More

Specialties:

Neurosurgery, Nurse Practitioner

Locations:

Primary Children's Hospital (801) 662-5340
University Orthopaedic Center (801) 587-7100

Meic H. Schmidt, M.D., M.B.A.

Professor Meic H. Schmidt, M.D., M.B.A. is a neurosurgeon with specialized expertise in spine surgery and neuro-oncology. His main clinical focus is on management of patients with tumors and injuries to the spine and spinal cord. In addition, because of his expertise in minimally invasive and endoscopic surgical techniques he sees complex patients... Read More

Richard H. Schmidt, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Schmidt specializes in the neurosurgical treatment of cranial disorders including brain tumors, meningiomas, aneurysms and vascular malformations, Chiari malformation, hydrocephalus, head trauma and critical care problems. Dr. Schmidt has been a cerebral vascular neurosurgeon at the University of Utah since 1993, providing comprehensive care o... Read More

Samuel Sloan, APRN

Education: University of Utah College of Nursing Doctor of Nursing Practice Specialty – Family Nurse Practitioner Graduation – May 5th, 2011 University of Utah College of Nursing Bachelor of Science (May 2003) Academic Achievements: Dean’s List (Spring 2003) Dean’s List (Fall 2002) Dean’s List (Fall 2001) Certifications: Advanced Cardiovascular L... Read More

Specialties:

Neurosurgery

Locations:

A location has not yet been added by this physician.

Phil Taussky, M.D.

Phil Taussky, MD was born in Basel, Switzerland, where he earned his MD degree at the University of Basel. During his residency at the Kantonsspital Aarau, Switzerland, he was also one of the team physicians for the Swiss National ice-hockey team. After his residency he completed a skull base/cerebrovascular fellowship at the University of Utah and... Read More