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Jules M. Nazzaro, M.D.

Jules Nazzaro portrait
Professor, Neurosurgery

Professor, Neurology

Associate Professor, Molecular and Integrative Physiology

jnazzaro@kumc.edu

Professional Background

Jules Nazzaro, M.D., is a professor in the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Kansas Medical Center. He holds joint appointments as a professor in the Department of Neurology and an associate professor in Molecular and Integrative Physiology.

Dr. Nazzaro earned his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University then completed an internship at Montefiore Hospital and Medical Center and Bronx Municipal Hospital. After his residency at New York University Medical Center, he received fellowship training at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.

An active researcher credited with publication in multiple peer-reviewed journals and authoring numerous books and book chapters and abstracts, Dr. Nazzaro also has presented papers and posters at conferences and meetings locally, nationally and internationally. In addition, he has been engaged with resident education and curriculum development in the department.

Certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery, Dr. Nazzaro’s clinical interests include deep brain stimulation, brain electrode implantations and stereotactic neurosurgery for movement disorders and epilepsy. He is a member of numerous professional organizations including the Society for Neuroscience, American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons and the Movement Disorder Society.

Education and Training
  • MD, Albert Einstein Col. of Med. o