Neurosurgery Clinic

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Clinic Overview

The prospect of neurosurgery can be frightening. That's why University of Minnesota Physicians neurosurgery specialists and care teams strive to provide compassionate care balanced with the very latest in technology and treatments. Here, at University of Minnesota Medical Center we carefully consider your specific circumstances so we can provide the most appropriate treatment with the greatest benefits.

Consistently ranked among the top neurosurgery programs in the country, our specialists are experts in the latest treatments and therapies. By focusing on specific neurosurgical areas, our neurosurgeons offer unparalleled experience and unique expertise. This, combined with a team approach, allows us to provide the best care in a full range of subspecialties.

As a nationally recognized research center, our clinic can give you and your family new-found hope. You may also be eligible to participate in clinical trials not available to the public.


Our neurosurgery specialists use the latest techniques and applied research to perform a wide array of neurological treatments and therapies. We are constantly refining these procedures and researching new applications for neurological disorders so we can offer the best patient care possible.

  • Brain, spinal cord and other neurological surgery
  • Deep brain stimulation
  • Endovascular neurosurgery
  • Experimental brain-tumor therapies
  • Molecular therapies 
  • Pediatric neurosurgery 
  • Peripheral nerve surgery 
  • Radiosurgery – i.e., Gamma Knife
  • Skull and skull-base surgery 
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery
  • TomoTherapy

Awards and Distinctions
The University of Minnesota Medical Center Weight Loss Clinic has received several awards for our surgical excellence.  We work closely with other specialists within the University of Minnesota Health system to coordinate your care and are proud to be awarded the following:

• Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program with Adolescent Qualifications
This accreditation means our bariatric surgery program is a comprehensive center that has passed a rigorous external national review by fellow surgeons.  In addition, we are one of a very select few programs that have also achieved Adolescent Qualifications by the American College of Surgeons.

• Blue Distinction Center + for Bariatric Surgery
This quality designation from Blue Cross Blue Shield signifies our center delivers high quality bariatric and patient care.  The Blue Distinction + program evaluates our expertise as a physician team, the number surgery’s our clinic has performed, and our track record of results.  We have proven to have a track record for delivering better results, with fewer complications time and time again.  The Blue Distinction + plus indicates our program also met cost measures that address consumers need for affordable care.

A partnership of Fairview and University of Minnesota Physicians

Location Info


University of Minnesota Medical Center
Phillips-Wangensteen Building
516 Delaware St. SE
First Floor, Clinic 1A
Minneapolis, MN 55455

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Appointments: 612-624-6666


  • Monday
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  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Central Scheduling: 612.672.7422

Provider Referrals: 612.672.7000

Administrative Offices: 612.884.0600

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