Ranked among the top 15 U.S. hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News and World Report, our neurosurgeons are leaders in their field. The team is committed to providing personalized treatment for conditions of the brain, spine, and the entire spectrum of neurological diseases. As one of the leading neurosurgery departments in the U.S., our team works with each patient to choose the right treatment approach for their individual needs.

Our Safe Care Commitment
The health and safety of our patients, families and staff is our top priority. We know that COVID-19 will be with us for the foreseeable future, so we're taking a comprehensive approach to provide you and your family the safest possible environment. Read our Safe Care Commitment.

Why Choose Us

As a patient at Brigham and Women's Hospital Department of Neurosurgery you can count on:

Personalized care for brain, spine and neurological conditions

  • Our team includes some of Boston's best neurosurgeons, many of whom are featured in Boston Magazine's Top Doctors 2020. 
  • We offer innovative treatment options using state-of-the-art technology, such as the AMIGO suite. It's one of the world's first operating suites to use the latest imaging technologies to enhance standard clinical procedures and to develop new therapeutic approaches, including image-guided therapy in open brain surgery.
  • We provide compassionate patient care that includes thoughtful communication, education, and empathy from diagnosis to treatment.
  • Our neurosurgery department was founded in 1913 by Dr. Harvey Cushing, the "Father of Neurosurgery." We've delivered exceptional care for over 100 years. 

Leading-edge neurosurgery research and innovation

  • Our twenty-three nationally-acclaimed neurosurgeons are pioneers in their field. They constantly strive to incorporate the latest surgical techniques and procedures into their treatment.
  • We lead groundbreaking research and clinical trials across all types of neurosurgical care. Our neurosurgeons have extensive experience in the most complex cases and offer access to new therapies through clinical trials. 

Treatment at the number one cancer center in New England

  • Cancer patients receive expert care at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center, the top-ranked cancer program in New England according to U.S. News & World Report
  • Our team collaborates with cancer specialists at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute to deliver seamless, compassionate care.  

Convenient locations for patient care close to home

Our neurosurgeons deliver care in your community with eight convenient locations, including Boston, Foxborough, Jamaica Plain, Mansfield, Milford, Pembroke, South Weymouth, and Westwood. 

Request an Appointment or Get a Second Opinion

To request an appointment, please call 857-307-6002 Monday - Friday, 8am-5pm ET or complete the form to receive a callback. 

We are steadfast in our commitment to treating you in the safest possible environment and are seeing patients both in person and through virtual visits (as soon as the next day and including evening hours). We're seeing new patients in Boston, South Weymouth, Milford, Pembroke, and additional locations.

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