Neil Brown MD

Dr. Neil BrownBOARD CERTIFIED NEUROSURGEON

Member of practice since 2018

Fellow, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Diplomate, American Board of Neurological Surgeons
Diplomate, American Board of Spine Surgery
Member, Canadian Neurosurgical Society
Member, American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Member, Congress of Neurological Surgeons
Member, North American Spine Society
Member, International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery
Member, International Spine Intervention Society
Joint Sections: Trauma & Critical Care; Spine & Peripheral Nerve; Cerebrovascular

BSc (Honors Applied Mathematics): University of Western Ontario
MSc (Physics): McGill University
M.D. - University of Western Ontario
PhD (Medical Biophysics) - University of Western Ontario
Neurosurgery certification - University of Western Ontario
Practicing general neurosurgery since 1996

Areas of clinical interests in neurosurgery:

Cranial Surgery: tumors, vascular malformations, trigeminal neuralgia, epilepsy (awake surgery), trauma

Spinal Surgery: disc herniations, spinal stenosis, fractures and spinal deformity

  • Well versed in complex spinal instrumentation when necessary
  • specializing in motion preservation with the use of artificial discs in neck and low back
  • Strong advocate of minimally-invasive surgery to minimize recovery but achieve same goals as more complex surgery

Peripheral Nerve Surgery: carpal tunnel surgery, ulnar nerve decompression

 

Dr. Brown and his wife Terri enjoy traveling and are outdoor enthusiasts and enjoy hiking with their two chocolate Labrador retrievers