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Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Neurological Surgery

A top department in the USA for neurosurgery education and research

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We are Chicago’s top-ranking Department of Neurological Surgery, located at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. In the past year, our outstanding scientific achievements have earned us the most NIH awards in the Chicago area among peers in our specialty. Browse the site to learn more about our work.

Our History


Visit our patient care page to learn more about our clinical work through Northwestern Medicine and our partner clinics, including one devoted to orthopaedic and spine care. Other close affiliates include:

Physician-Scientist Training & Resources

We offer a wide range of resources, mentorship opportunities and formal training programs to help our residents and fellows excel as physician-scientists. Explore all of the resources and hear from housestaff who are making research a major part of their career development plans.


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