Neurosurgery Medical Training

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Penn's educational programs include residency and fellowship opportunities in specific subspecialties, medical student programs, and post-doctoral research positions.


The residency has full accreditation by the ACGME and a track record of training neurosurgeons for a career in academic medicine.


Individuals interested in a post-residency fellowship in spine, peripheral nerve and functional disorders are welcomed to contact faculty members to obtain more information.

For those interested in a pediatric neurosurgery fellowship, information may be obtained through Phillip B. Storm, MD.

Medical Students

Medical students from outside institutions who wish to spend time on the clinical service should complete the School of Medicine application and contact the residency coordinator, Susan Small, at or 215-615-4390 for details on this process.