University of Nebraska Medical Center

Department of Neurosurgery

The mission of the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center is to provide Nebraska, the nation, and the world with programs of excellence.

Our Purpose


Our comprehensive and innovative residency and fellowship training programs equip neurosurgeons of the future with the skills they need to be leaders in the field.


Our goal is the ongoing development and support of pioneering scientific programs aimed at innovative solutions to complex neurologic disorders.

Clinical Care

Our trainees learn firsthand from neurosurgery experts, who provide the highest quality of compassionate care through UNMC's clinical partners.


We are committed to sharing our expertise and discoveries in order to raise the standard of care for all patients and to ensure progress towards successful treatment of neurological disorders.


The Department of Neurosurgery is comprised of nationally recognized surgical experts providing the most advanced and compassionate care in our six specialty divisions.


Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

The Department of Neurosurgery is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Our Department welcomes people of all races, ethnic and religious minorities, sexual orientations, and people with disabilities. We are dedicated to ensuring equal opportunities and a diverse profession for our trainees, faculty, and staff.

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