Logo for University of Iowa Health Care This logo represents the University of Iowa Health Care
Neurosurgery Spine Fellowship


Spine Fellowships are available to post-residency applicants who wish to increase their training in complex spine procedures. The Neurosurgery/Spine Fellowship will provide the candidate an opportunity to actively participate in spine surgery under the supervision of internationally recognized faculty within the University of Iowa Department of Neurosurgery.

The fellow will acquire skills including, but not limited to:

  • Management of pathologies afflicting the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spines, stemming from traumatic, neoplastic, degenerative, congenital or infectious origins.
  • Transoral, transthoracic, transabdominal, and retroperitoneal approaches also will be emphasized.

Downloadable MS application

Iowa City

Discover what makes our community a great place to call home.


Our stipends and benefits compare with top programs in the country.


Contact GME staff with questions about our programs.

Contact Us

200 Hawkins Dr.
1800 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City, IA 52242