Department of Neurosurgery

Through world-class, patient-focused care; innovative clinical and laboratory research; and specialized academic training, the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Utah provides complete neurosurgical expertise to patients with cranial and spinal diseases and disorders. Our physicians offer an array of services including cerebrovascular, spinal, functional, traumatic, tumor, and pediatric neurosurgery at four hospitals and their affiliated clinics in the Salt Lake vicinity.

Department Chair

William Couldwell, MD, PhD

William T. Couldwell, MD, PhD, FACS
President-Elect,  World Academy of Neurological Surgery (WANS)

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Department of Neurosurgery

Clinical Neurosciences Center

175 N. Medical Drive East

Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Phone: 801-581-6908

Fax: 801-581-4385

Department of Neurosurgery Pediatric Division

Primary Children's Hospital

100 N. Mario Capecchi Dr., Ste. 1475

Salt Lake City, UT 84113

Phone: 801-662-5340

Fax: 801-662-5370

After Hours: 801-662-1000