Neurosurgery

Patients receive world-class evaluation, diagnosis and treatment

Our experienced neurosurgeons are recognized experts in providing evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for conditions of the brain, spinal cord and nervous system. They work to provide comprehensive care for disorders such as:

Experienced, multidisciplinary team

Neurosurgeons work with a dedicated, experienced neurosurgery team that includes:

  • Anesthesiologists
  • Intraoperative neurophysiologists
  • Neuropsychologists
  • Neurology and neurosurgery nurses

Ranked by U.S. News & World Report

Our neurology and neurosurgery program ranks No. 20 among the nation's top 50 in U.S. News & World Report's 2013-14 Best Hospitals. Rankings are based on measurable achievements in quality, patient safety, nursing excellence and other best patient care indicators. This is our second consecutive year to achieve the honor.

Uncommon expertise

Our neurosurgeons are experts in specialties that include:

  • Deep brain stimulation surgery
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Neuro-oncology
  • Pediatric neurosurgery

Why choose us

For us, it's more than just neurosurgery. At The University of Kansas Hospital, the region's premier academic medical center, we work with other highly advanced specialists who are located across the hall, not across town. Our multidisciplinary team works together to ensure patients the best possible optimal outcomes.

Physician Spotlight


Stephanie Dobler, MD

Clinical Focus
General Pediatrics

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