CurtisRozzelle cropProfessor
Director, Neurosurgery Residency Program

Areas of Interest
pediatric, spinal disorders, epilepsy surgery, craniofacial surgery, hydrocephalus, surgical site infection prevention

Dr. Curtis J. Rozzelle is a Professor in the Pediatric Division of the UAB Department of Neurosurgery.

Dr. Rozzelle received his M.D. degree from the Bowman Gray School of Medicine at Wake Forest University in 1995. He then completed an internship in General Surgery in 1996 and residency in Neurosurgery in 2001, both at UAB School of Medicine. Dr. Rozzelle went on to complete fellowships in Pediatric Neurosurgery at the University of Texas-Southwestern Medical Branch, in Dallas (2002) and epilepsy surgery at the University Of South Florida College Of Medicine in Tampa (2004).

Dr. Rozzelle is a pediatric neurosurgeon focusing on all aspects of patient care relating to neurological surgery, including neurosurgical oncology (cancer), trauma, critical care and vascular neurosurgery. He is board-certified by both the American Board of Neurological Surgery and the American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery. He also is a member of the American Epilepsy Society and the American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons. Dr. Rozzelle's special interests include complex spinal disorders, epilepsy surgery, craniofacial surgery, hydrocephalus, and surgical site infection prevention.


Medical School
Wake Forest University



UT-Southwestern, Pediatric Neurosurgery
University Of South Florida, Epilepsy Surgery


Campus Address
ACC 400

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