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Neurosurgery Facts

The department is a mature practice:

  • Neurosurgeons staff the only two Level One Trauma Centers in southeastern Wisconsin
  • 13 of 29 Milwaukee neurosurgeons are in the Department
  • 13 of approximately 64 Wisconsin neurosurgeons are in the Department
  • International leaders in spine surgery and spine biomechanics, brain injury, and neurotrauma

The department’s 2007 surgical experience:

  • Over 3,500 procedures at Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital
  • 55 Gamma Knife stereotactic radiosurgical cases
  • Over 600 procedures at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
  • Over 200 procedures at Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center

The Neurosurgery Department has placed a significant number of residents in academic positions:

  • 46% of residents have taken academic positions
  • 60% of fellows have taken academic positions

Department’s diversity of cases:
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