Division of Neurosurgery
Director: James M. Markert, M.D
Welcome to the Web page for the Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery at University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham.
|More than 2,500 neurosurgical procedures are performed by Neurosurgery Division. An active pediatric neurosurgical service performs over 800 major procedures per year and specializes in the treatment of children with brain tumors, spina bifida, spasticity, and epilepsy.
Treatment specialties include:
The Division actively particiates in the Regional Spinal Cord Injury Care System and in injury prevention programs, and it offers head and spine injury treatment and research programs.
Services offered include: