When You Need Precision, Skill and Passionate Care.

Our neurosurgery team is part of St. Luke’s WellCare Physicians Group. These experts include physicians trained treating tumors of the brain and nervous system; brain and nervous system imaging; musculoskeletal conditions; ear, nose and throat conditions; endocrine gland conditions; and treating cancer with radiation as well as experts in physical medicine, rehabilitation and pain management.

St. Luke’s neurologists and neurosurgeons have experience and recognized expertise treating all types of brain and nervous system conditions. Our unmatched team of neurologists, neurosurgeons, pediatric neurologists and other neurological specialists will work together to get you well.

Conditions that Can Be Treated by Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery is a treatment option for the following conditions:

  • Brain tumors
  • Stroke
  • Spinal disorders
  • Traumatic brain injury (TBI)
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Movement disorders, such as Parkinson’s
  • Back pain
  • Chronic pain
  • Sciatica
  • Pinched nerves

Neurosurgery Procedures

St. Luke’s brain and spine specialists and support staff provide the following intracranial and spinal procedures and surgeries:

  • Craniotomy for trauma and brain tumors
  • Acute epidural/subdural/intracranial hemorrhage treatment
  • Transsphenoidal removal of pituitary tumors
  • Skull fracture treatment and shunt placement
  • Cervical discectomy and fusion
  • Cervical corpectomy for stenosis
  • Kyphoplasty for spinal fracture
  • Peripheral nerve surgery
  • Spinal cord tumor removal

Neurosurgery Specialists

St. Luke’s Brain and Spine
A Member of WellCare Physicians Group
4235 Secor Rd., Bldg. 1
Toledo, OH 43623
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Phone: 419.479.5590
Fax: 419.473.8893

Our Exceptional Providers

  • Brian Hoeflinger, MD

  • David Lewis, MD

  • Lawrence Spetka, MD

  • Ahmad Zakeri, MD