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... Read More

Specialties:

Family Nurse Practitioner, Neurosurgery

Locations:

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Erica F. Bisson, M.D.

Erica F. Bisson, M.D., is a neurosurgeon who specializes in treatment of spinal disorders. 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 currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurosurgery at... Read More

Specialties:

Neuro Spine Surgery, Neurosurgery, Pain Surgery, Trauma - Neuro Critical Care

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065
Parkway Health Center (801) 585-6065
South Jordan Health Center (801) 585-6065

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 Program Director for the Pediatric Neurosurgery Fellowship Program, while he also serves as Principal Investigator on a research project that in... Read More

Specialties:

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

Locations:

Pediatric Neurosurgery (801) 662-5340

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 interes... Read More

Specialties:

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

Locations:

Huntsman Cancer Hospital (801) 585-0260

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

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 Surgery and Secretary for the American Association of Neurological Surgeons. He is currently President of the American Associati... Read More

Specialties:

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

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065

Andrew T. Dailey, M.D.

Andrew T. Dailey, MD 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 Washington in Seattle. He returned to the University of Utah in 2006 to... Read More

Specialties:

Neuro Spine Surgery, Neurosurgery, Skull Base Surgery, Trauma - Neuro Critical Care

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065

Nancy S. Duncan, APRN, B.S.N.

Nancy Duncan began her medical career as a staff nurse in the Neurosurgical Unit at Baylor Health System in Dallas, Texas from 2004-2006, then continured her neurosurgical nursing career at Moses Cone Health System in Greensboro, NC from 2006-2008. in 2008, Nancy and her family moved to Salt Lake, where Nancy ... Read More

Specialties:

Family Nurse Practitioner, Neurosurgery

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065

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 la... Read More

Specialties:

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

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065

Edgar C. Goldston, Jr., M.D.

Edgar C. Goldston, Jr., MD is actively involved with the development and implementation of the Comprehensive Spine Program at the University of Utah, which incorporates a multi-disciplinary approach to spine care. His clinical interests are in interventional spinal medicine and spinal diagnostics, as well as the... Read More

Specialties:

Neuro Spine Surgery, Neurosurgery, Pain Surgery, Spine Evaluation, Trauma - Neuro Critical Care

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065

Specialties:

Neurosurgery

Locations:

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

Specialties:

Neurosurgery

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 581-6908
Mountain West Neurosurgery

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 car... Read More

Specialties:

Neuro Spine Surgery, Neurosurgery

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065

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

Randy L. Jensen, MD, PhD is a neurosurgeon with a practice focused on the treatment of patients with brain tumors. He has a particular emphasis using preoperative imaging, intraoperative navigation, intraoperative cortical mapping and intraoperative MRI to maximize tumor resection and minimize surgical complicat... Read More

Specialties:

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

Locations:

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

John R. Kestle, M.D.

John R.W. Kestle, MD 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 methodology, which he developed a multi-center network f... Read More

Specialties:

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

Locations:

Pediatric Neurosurgery (801) 662-5340

Joel D. MacDonald, M.D.

Joel D. MacDonald, MD has a broad clinical practice and research interest. His focus is on vascular disorders of the brain, along with skull base tumors and complex spine pathologies. Dr. MacDonald is also Past Vice President and Treasurer of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons and the Past President and treas... Read More

Specialties:

Neuro Spine Surgery, Neurosurgery, Neurovascular Surgery, Skull Base Surgery, Trauma - Neuro Critical Care

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-7575

Mark A. Mahan, M.D.

Dr. Mark Mahan is a neurosurgeon who specializes in peripheral nerve and spinal disorders. He completed his residency at the internationally recognized Barrow Neurologic Institute and did fellowship training at the Mayo Clinic and University of California in San Diego. He is an active researcher in spinal and ne... Read More

Specialties:

Neurosurgery

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065
South Jordan Health Center (801) 213-4500

Sara McEvoy, M.P.A.S.

Receiving her MPAS in 2007, 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 five years working in internal medicine at the 4th Street Homeless Clinic. With her strong interest... Read More

Specialties:

Neuro Spine Surgery, Neurosurgery, Physician Assistant, Spine Evaluation

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065

Specialties:

Neurosurgery

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065

Specialties:

Neurosurgery, Stroke, Vascular Neurology

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065

Jay Kenneth Riva-Cambrin, M.D., M.Sc.

Dr. Riva-Cambrin began his medical studies at the University of Alberta, Canada. After graduating from medical school in June 1998, he completed his residency at the University of Toronto, Canada. He obtained a Masters of Science in Clinical Epidemiology from the University of Toronto under the direction of Dr. ... Read More

Specialties:

Neurosurgery, Pediatric Neurosurgery, Trauma - Neuro Critical Care

Locations:

Pediatric Neurosurgery (801) 662-5340

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.

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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 neuro-oncology and spine surgery. 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 surgica... Read More

Specialties:

Brain Tumors, Degenerative Spine Surgery, Endoscopic Surgery, Hyperhidrosis, Metastatic Disease, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Neuro Spine Surgery, Neuro-Oncology, Neurosurgery, Radiosurgery, Spinal Cord Tumors, Spinal Deformity Surgery, Spine Arthroplasty, Spine Trauma, Trauma - Neuro Critical Care

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065
Huntsman Cancer Hospital (801) 585-0262

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

Dr. Schmidt has been a cerebral vascular neurosurgeon at the University of Utah since 1993, providing comprehensive care of patients with vascular malformations, cerebral aneurysms and angiomas. He was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area and received his undergraduate education at Brown University. He ... Read More

Specialties:

Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia, Neurosurgery, Neurovascular Surgery, Skull Base Surgery, Stroke, Trauma - Neuro Critical Care

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065

Samuel Sloan, APRN

Education:
University of Utah College of Nursing Doctor of Nursing Practice
Specialty – Family Nurse Practitioner
Graduation – May 5th, 2011
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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 fell... Read More

Specialties:

Brain Tumors, Cerebral Aneurysms, Hydrocephalus, Neurointerventional Radiology, Neurosurgery, Neurovascular Surgery, Skull Base Surgery, Stroke, Trauma - Neuro Critical Care, Traumatic Brain Injury, Vascular Malformations, Vascular Neurology

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 581-6908

Amy L. Whipple, APRN

Amy has been with the University Neurosurgery Spine Team since early 2012. Prior to joining the University System she had been working as a Nurse Practitioner in a local urgent care clinic providing both acute care and primary medicine. When she first graduated from NP school she worked with the local homeless ... Read More

Specialties:

Family Nurse Practitioner, Neuro Spine Surgery, Neurosurgery, Spine Evaluation

Locations:

Clinical Neurosciences Center (801) 585-6065
Parkway Health Center (801) 585-6065