Watts, Charles, MD, PhD

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  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Neurosurgery (ABNS)
Surgery Critical Care (ABS)

Clinical Interests

  • Metastatic brain and spine tumors
  • Complex and minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Neurocritical care of severely injured patients secondary to ischemic stroke
  • Intracranial and subarchanoid hemorrhage and trauma
  • Gamma Knife stereotactic radiosurgery

Medical School

Creighton University School of Medicine


University of Minnesota


University of Minnesota (Surgery, Critical Care)


Dr. William A. & Ethel Perer Annual Award for Excellence in Biochemistry (2000)
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Beta Chapter of Nebraska (1999)
Nebraska Medical Foundation Inc., Medical Student Research Scholarship (1999)
Creighton University School of Medicine, Dean’s Research Scholarship (1998)
National Institutes of Health, Molecular Biophysics Training Grant Trainee (NIH 5732-GM08277-07), 1993 – 1996
Summa Cum Laude, University of St. Thomas (1991)
Phi Lambda Upsilon, National Chemistry Honor Society (1991)
Omicron Delta Kappa, National Leadership Honor Society (1990)
Delta Epsilon Sigma, National Honor Society of Catholic Colleges and Universities (1989)
Outstanding Introductory Physics Student for the Physical Sciences (1989)


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