Department and Faculty

Mayo Clinic Spine Surgery Fellowship faculty in Rochester, Minnesota

The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota, includes a group of more than 45 surgical, research and clinical consultants. Our physicians work in an integrated and cooperative group practice that cares for more than 80,000 patients annually. This department consistently maintains an excellent reputation in the orthopedic community and in consumer ratings.

Advisers and mentors

You are assigned a faculty adviser who can provide comprehensive educational advice and personal support. Your adviser also serves as a contact point, introducing you and your family to Rochester and the Mayo Clinic system.

Visiting professors

Many prominent professors visit Mayo Clinic each year. They present their work during lectures, participate in hospital rounds and have informal discussions with trainees. You are encouraged to take full advantage of these educational opportunities.

Faculty

In addition to caring for patients in clinical practice, Mayo Clinic's faculty is committed to teaching and facilitating the growth of medical knowledge. Many of our faculty members have published and lectured extensively and are highly regarded in their fields.

You have direct access to the orthopedic surgery faculty at Mayo Clinic throughout the Spine Surgery Fellowship. You also work with several colleagues in the Department of Neurologic Surgery.

Program Director

  1. Bradford L. Currier, M.D.
    1. Professor of Orthopedics

Associate Director

  1. Ahmad Nassr, M.D.
    1. Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    2. Associate Professor of Orthopedics

Faculty

  1. Mohamad Bydon
    Mohamad Bydon, M.D.
    1. Assistant Professor of Health Services Research
    2. Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
    3. Assistant Professor of Orthopedics
  2. Michelle (M. J.) J. Clarke, M.D.
    1. Professor of Neurosurgery
    2. Associate Professor of Orthopedics
  3. Jeremy L. Fogelson, M.D.
    1. Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
    2. Assistant Professor of Orthopedics
  4. Brett Freedman
    Brett A. Freedman, M.D.
    1. Associate Professor of Orthopedics
  5. Paul M. Huddleston, III, M.D.
    1. Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
    2. Assistant Professor of Orthopedics
    3. huddleston.paul@mayo.edu
  6. William E. Krauss, M.D.
    1. Professor of Neurosurgery
  7. W. Richard Marsh, M.D.
    1. Professor of Neurosurgery
  8. Peter S. Rose, M.D.
    1. Associate Professor of Orthopedics
  9. Michael J. Yaszemski, M.D., Ph.D.
    1. Professor of Orthopedics
    2. Professor of Biomedical Engineering
    3. Yaszemski.Michael@mayo.edu
Nov. 18, 2017