Patient Care

Neurosurgery

Patient Care

The physicians of the clinical faculty of the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Florida provide outstanding care for patients with neurological illness via a team approach.

Dr. Roper and patient

Pediatric Neurosurgery

From the most complex brain and spinal disorders requiring the most challenging interventions to more common conditions and procedures, our expert team of pediatric neurosurgeons and neurosurgery nurse practitioners offers the complete spectrum of multidisciplinary care.

Dr. Governale with patient

Recent News & Videos

Trigeminal Neuralgia Blog: Diagnosing Trigeminal…

Physician Appointment A meeting with a doctor is needed to diagnose Trigeminal Neuralgia. The doctor may order scans, such as an MRI, to help in…

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Diversity of Experience: Hockey and Neurosurgery

Patients frequently ask how I became a neurosurgeon after playing college and professional hockey…

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Anti-VEGF therapy prolongs recurrence-free…

Dysregulation of glutamate transport enhances Treg function that promotes VEGF blockade resistance in glioblastoma Read the Publication…

Dr. Mitchell & Dr. Huang

EXPLORE OUR DEPARTMENT

NEUROSURGERY RESIDENCY

Resident Education

We are an ACGME-accredited neurosurgery residency program with 3 residents per year.

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RESEARCH

Research & Clinical Trials

Faculty of the Department of Neurosurgery collaborate with basic scientists to seek new cures for neurologic illness through research.

Dr. Mitchell & Team

Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Family Support Fund

This is a grassroots effort by our team to help these families in need as they battle a child’s life-threatening illness. All donations will go directly to support the patients receiving brain tumor treatment and their families.

UF Health Children's Hospital with Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Family Support Fund logo