Department of Neurosurgery Faculty and Staff Profiles


Neurosurgery Faculty

Vale

Fernando Vale, M.D.

Professor and Marshall Allen Distinguished Chair
Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery

Cole A. Giller, M.D., PhD., M.B.A., F.A.C.S.

Cole A. Giller, M.D., PhD., M.B.A., F.A.C.S.

Professor
Director, Functional and Stereotactic Neurosurgery

Ian Heger, M.D.

Ian Heger, M.D.

Associate Professor
Chief, Section of Pediatric Neurosurgery

Samuel D. Macomson, M.D.

Samuel D. Macomson, M.D.

Associate Professor
Residency Program Director

Post

Alexander Post, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Scott Y. Rahimi, M.D.

Scott Y. Rahimi, M.D.

Associate Professor
Director of Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Services Assistant Assistant Residency Program Director

John R. Vender, M.D.

John R. Vender, M.D.

Professor 
Director, Gamma Knife Center

Research

Krishnan Dhandapani, PhD.

Krishnan Dhandapani, PhD.

Assistant Professor
Department of Neurosurgery
Institute of Molecular Medicine and Genetics

Julia V. Fomitcheva, PhD.

Julia V. Fomitcheva, PhD.

Assistant Research Scientist
Institute of Molecular Medicine and Genetics

Sergei A. Kirov, PhD.

Sergei A. Kirov, PhD.

Associate Professor
Director, Human Brain Lab
Institute of Molecular Medicine and Genetics

kumar vaibhav

 Kumar Vaibhav

Research Scientist
Medical Laboratory, Imaging and Radiologic Sciences

Emeritus Faculty

Gernot S. Doetsch, PhD.

Gernot S. Doetsch, PhD.

Professor Emeritus
Professor: Department of Surgery (Section of Neurosurgery)
Associate Professor: Department of Physiology and Endocrinology
PhD., 1967, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina

Physician Assistants/Nurses

Miranda Wood

Miranda Wood, N.P.

Nurse Practitioner

Katie Moler

Annie Dennis-King, P.A.

Physician Assistant

Katie Moler

Alexandria Sobin, N.P.

Nurse Practitioner

Administration

kerry cartledge

Kerry Cartledge

Interim Administrative Director

Augusta University Neuroscience Center

 

Laurel Jones

Laurel Jones

Residency Program Coordinator

 

Neurosurgery Editorial Office

colby

Colby Zahn, M.S., C.M.I

Medical Illustrator
Joint-Appointment in Neurology

Clinical Appointment

  • Konstantinos N. Fountas, M.D.
  • Kim W. Johnston, M.D.
  • Joe S. Robinson Jr., M.D.
  • Hugh F. Smisson III, M.D.
  • Ildemaro J. Volcan, M.D.
  • Fremont P. Wirth, M.D.