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Dr. Marshall HollandAssistant Professor

Areas of Interest
Movement Disorders, Functional Neurosurgery, Trigeminal Neuralgia

Dr. Marshall Holland is an Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.  He was born and raised in rural northern Illinois.  He graduated magna cum laude from the University of Miami in Florida with a focus in neuroscience.  Following this, he attended Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield, IL where he was elected into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.  Then, he underwent his residency training in neurosurgery at the University of Iowa. Prior to joining the faculty at UAB, he completed fellowships in stereotactic and functional neurosurgery with Dr. Kelly Foote at the University of Florida and Dr. Kim Burchiel at Oregon Health and Science University.  

Dr. Holland’s clinical interests span all aspects of functional neurosurgery including deep brain stimulation, neuromodulation/surgical treatment of pain, surgical treatment of epilepsy, and peripheral nerve surgery.  His translational research is focused on investigating neuromodulation of the autonomic nervous system, with a particular interest in the potential treatment of restless legs syndrome.  His clinical research interests involve investigating emerging indications for and optimization of deep brain stimulation.  When not at work, Marshall enjoys spending time with his wife, two children, and dog exploring the Birmingham area and keeping up with his favorite sports teams.


Graduate School
University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Medical School
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL


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