- Minimally invasive spine surgery
- Carpel Tunnel Syndrome
- Spine and brain tumors
- Movement disorders
- Pain syndrome with spinal cord stimulators
Dr. Michael Munz is board certified in neurological surgery by the American Board of Neurological Surgeons and the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada. Dr. Munz specializes in the neurosurgical treatment of the spine, brain and nerves. Dr. Munz’s clinical interests include minimally invasive spine surgery, carpel tunnel syndrome, spine and brain tumors, movement disorders, pain syndrome with spinal cord stimulators, and radiosurgery. Dr. Munz is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Munz received his medical degree (M.D.) from McGill University in Montreal, Canada as well as a Masters of Science degree with a focus on central nervous system regeneration and transplantation. Dr. Munz fulfilled his neurosurgical training at the Montreal Neurological Institute (MNI). Dr. Munz completed a fellowship in neurological surgery at The Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Munz completed an additional fellowship specializing in functional and stereotactic neurosurgery (treatment of movement disorders, pain disorders and epilepsy) at the University of Toronto in Toronto, Canada. Dr. Munz was an Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for five years prior to entering into private practice. Dr. Munz has been involved as an investigator in numerous research projects and clinical trials. Dr. Munz has published journal articles on various topics within the field of neurosurgery. Dr. Munz has presented nationally and internationally on a wide variety of topics in neurosurgery. Dr. Munz wanted to be a physician since he was ten years old. “I have always been fascinated with the brain and spine. There is nothing more satisfying than being able to get to the root of a complex problem and see both the patients and their families’ lives improve.” Dr. Munz has strong ties to Vero Beach, FL. Dr. Munz has been visiting Vero Beach since 1999 and his wife’s family has been in Vero Beach since 1979. In his spare time, Dr. Munz enjoys spending time with his wife and children and playing an occasional round of bad golf.