Fourth annual symposium for improving neurosurgical safety & quality. Hosted by the U of M Neurosurgery Department. Learn more.
Neurosurgery Department team worked together to transform a patient’s life
Clinical trial giving hope to brain cancer patients
Who are fighting glioblastoma. Learn more.
Complex spine patient struggled to have people believe her
Until she came to the U of M. Learn why.
Learn with us – Residency in Neurosurgery Program
Blending tradition and innovation, we are a premiere neurosurgery academic center focused on educational excellence, cutting-edge research and skilled, compassionate patient care.
We have developed a reputation for stable, principled direction thanks to leaders such as Clark Chen, MD, PhD, Professor, Lyle French Chair in Neurosurgery and Department Head; and Matthew Hunt, MD, Associate Professor and Resident Program Director
On average, we accept two new residents into the Neurosurgery Residency Program each year. Will one be you?
Discover with us – pushing neurosurgery's boundaries
Because we deal with some of the most complicated and difficult neurosurgical diseases, we constantly face problems for which there are no definite answers. Our basic, translational and clinical research programs focus on better understanding these problems, which can lead to effective future treatments.
Our research explores a wide spectrum – from deep brain stimulation to using stem cells to repair spinal injuries to the use of cancer-fighting vaccines. We invite you to take a quick tour of two of our labs: