“Good explanation of problem and surgical process.
Results much better than expected and feeling much better than I was for last five years.

Thank you Dr. Nkrumah.”

James Hawkins – Aug 26, 2020 – Healthgrades

We provide surgical and non-surgical treatment
for conditions of the brain and spine.


Back and Neck Pain


Spinal Stenosis

Disc Herniation

Revision Spine Surgery

SI Joint Dysfunction

Spinal Tumor

Spinal Fractures



Brain Tumor

Chiari Malformation

Traumatic Brain Injury

Intracranial Hemorrhage
Brain Aneurysm


Anterior Venous Malformation

Calvernous Malformation

Who is Louis J. Nkrumah MD, PhD, FAANS?

Board Certified: American Board of Neurological Surgery

Dr. Nkrumah brings a well-rounded, thoughtful, and personalized approach to patient care. His expertise spans complex and minimally invasive spine surgery including spinal robotics and endoscopic spine surgery. read more >

Where did Dr. Nkrumah get his training in Neurosurgery?

Having attained both his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees within four years at Yale University, Dr. Nkrumah earned his MD and PhD at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He received a Dean’s Award at Einstein; and the David Everett Chandler Award—among numerous honors—at Yale. He did two years of residency in otolaryngology at the Johns Hopkins Hospital before moving to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, GA where he completed his neurological surgery residency. He then went on to complete his fellowship in complex and minimally invasive spine surgery at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, WA.

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