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Joel N. Abramovitz, M.D.

Joel N. Abramovitz, M.D.

Gender

Male

Education

Harvard University, 1971

University of Pittsburgh Medical School, 1976

Surgery internship, Vanderbilt University, 1977

Surgery resident, Vanderbilt University, 1978

Resident and chief resident, Tufts University, neurological surgery, 1983

Organizations

Diplomate, American Board of Neurological Surgery

Misc

SUBSPECIALTY INTEREST

Brain injury, neurotrauma

Neurosurgical intensive care, critical care

Urgent consultation

Description

Military Service

United States Army (major, lieutenant colonel, colonel) Medical Corps, through present
402nd Forward Surgical Team, commanding officer
405th Combat Support Hospital, commanding officer
5th Medical Group, commanding officer
Attending neurosurgeon, Landstuhl Regional Military Medical Center, Germany

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Tyler Auschwitz, M.D.

Tyler Auschwitz, M.D.

Director of Neuro-Oncology

Gender

Male

Education

Advanced Training: Centre for Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery, Prince of Wales Private Hospital in New South Wales, Australia
Residency: neurosurgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 2009-2015
Doctor of Medicine: Louisiana State University Health Science Center Shreveport, 2005-2009
Bachelor of Science: biological sciences, Louisiana State University, 2001-2004

Organizations

American Association of Neurosurgeons
American College of Surgeons
American Medical Association
Congress of Neurological Surgeons

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Scott Dull, M.D., FACS, MBA, MSF

Scott Dull, M.D., FACS, MBA, MSF

Gender

Male

Education

Residency, neurosurgery, University of North Carolina Hospitals, 1992-1995
Residency, neurosurgery, Norfolk General Hospital, 1991-1992
Internship, general surgery, Indiana University Medical Center, 1989
Doctor of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1988

Organizations

Fellow, American College of Surgeons
American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
American Medical Association
North American Spine Society

Social & Civic

Fellowships
Complex Spine Surgery, Semmes-Murphey Clinic, Memphis, Tennessee 1995-96
Pre-Residency Fellowship, University of California-Davis Medical Center, 1990-91
ADVANCED STUDIES
Masters, Finance, Indiana University, 2005
Masters, Business Administration, Indiana University, 2004

Hobbies

Complex Spinal Disorders
Brain/Spinal Tumors
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Peripheral Nerve Surgery
Chronic Pain Surgery

Description

Professional Services

Vice president, The Academy of Medicine, 2007-2008
Member, Judicial and Internal Affairs Commission, The Academy of Medicine, 2006-2008
Alternate delegate, Ohio State Medical Association, 2006-2008
Ohio District #2 Committee on Applicants, American College of Surgeons, 2006-2008
Head of neurosurgery, St. Luke's Hospital, 2004-2008

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Patrick Han, M.D.

Patrick Han, M.D.

Co-Medical Director, St. John Heyman Stroke Center; Medical Director, St. John Neuroscience Institute

Gender

Male

Education

Fellowships: cerebrovascular and skull-based surgery, endovascular neurosurgery and complex spinal surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute
Residency: Barrow Neurological Institute, 1998
Internship: surgery, Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency, 1998
Medical school: University of Kansas School of Medicine, 1997

Organizations

American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
Joint Section on Cerebrovascular
North American Skull Base Society

Misc

ADVANCED STUDIES
CyberKnife® radiosurgery

SUBSPECIALTY INTERESTS
Cerebrovascular and skull-based surgery
Aneurysm clipping
Carotid endarterectomy
Endovascular neurosurgery
Coil embolization of brain aneurysm
Carotid stent
Stereotactic radiosurgery
AVM, brain tumor trigeminal neuralgia
Complex spine surgery
Minimally invasive spine surgery

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Thomas Rapacki, M.D.

Thomas Rapacki, M.D.

Gender

Male

Education

Residency, neurological surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 1996
Internship, general surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 1990
Doctor of Medicine, Uniformed Services School of Medicine, Bethesda, MD, 1989
Bachelor of Science, Johns Hopkins University, 1983

Organizations

Diplomate, American Board of Neurological Surgery
American Association of Neurological Surgeons

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Gregory Rosenfeld, M.D.

Gregory Rosenfeld, M.D.

Gender

Male

Education

Residency, neurosurgery, Medical College of Virginia, 1986-1991
Internship, general surgery, Medical College of Virginia, 1985-1986
Doctor of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 1981-1985
Bachelor of Science, chemistry, Bucknell University, 1977-1981

Organizations

American Association of Neurological Surgery
American Board of Neurological Surgery
American Medical Association
Catawba County Medical Society
Congress of Neurological Surgery
North Carolina Medical Society
North Carolina Spine Society

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John Smithson Jr., M.D.

John Smithson Jr., M.D.

Gender

Male

Education

University of Oklahoma Medical School, 1976
Surgery Internship, University of Kentucky, 1977
Residency, Neurological Surgery, University of Kentucky, 1982f

Organizations

Diplomat, American Board of Neurological Surgery
American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Congress of Neurological Surgeons

Social & Civic

Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London, England
Neurology
Neuropathology

Misc

SUBSPECIALTY INTERESTS
Stroke And Cerebrovascular Surgery
Carotid Endarterectomy
Aneurysm Clipping
Intracranial Tumors
Spine Surgery
Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery