Our fellowship trained faculty is committed to preparing the next generation of neurosurgeons through our residency program, which is accredited by the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). Through the department's unwavering commitment to our educational mission, our residents receive subspecialty training in all facets of neurosurgery, including vascular, spine, brain tumors, functional neurosurgery, epilepsy, endovascular, peripheral nerve and other branches of the field.
Maintaining our role as a leading research institution is one of our top priorities. We continually strive to stay abreast of and be involved in developing the latest technological advances in neurological surgery. Through innovative basic and clinical research, we are commited to helping lead the way to new methods of delivering neurosurgical care.
Top-Ranked Patient Care
Partnering with The University of Kansas Health System, we are dedicated to providing unparalleled care to our patients. The health system’s clinical neurosciences program, which includes neurology and neurosurgery, is consistently nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report. We take pride in using state-of-the-art technology for optimal healthcare quality and patient safety.
Neurosurgery News & Events
- Neurosurgery adds alumnus Jeremy Peterson, M.D., to faculty
- Neurology and Neurosurgery program ranked among nation's best by U.S. News & World Report
- KU Neurosurgery welcomes new residents
- Phillip Hylton, M.D., retires after distinguished 40-year career.