Patient Care


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

Welcome Dr. Chalouhi

The Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Florida is excited to announce that Nohra Chalouhi, MD joins the Clinical Faculty today, July 6th.

Nohra Chalouhi

Online CME Series: Brain Tumor Immunotherapy

Online CME Series Brain Tumor Immunotherapy

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Brain cancer expert elected to Academy of…

Duane A. Mitchell, M.D., Ph.D., a leading expert in the search for ways to treat aggressive adult and pediatric brain tumors, has been elected a…

Duane Mitchell



Resident Education

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

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Research and 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.

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