EducationThe Emory University School of Medicine's Department of Neurosurgery provides excellence in education and patient care, as well as clinical and basic science research. Under the leadership of our chairman, Daniel L. Barrow, MD, and Residency Program Director, Nelson M. Oyesiku, MD, PhD, FACS, clinical service, teaching, and research are provided through faculty, residents, fellows and staff located at diverse hospital facilities and accompanying clinics and research laboratories.  

Faculty members and clinical members serve a diverse patient population with the following conditions:

  • Brain Tumors
  • Cerebrovascular Malformations, Aneurysms and Stroke
  • Chiari Malformations
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Movement Disorders
  • Pain and Spasticity
  • Pediatrics
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pituitary Disorders
  • Spine Disease