Neurosurgery in the Brazos Valley

At St. Joseph Health, we understand how urgent neuroscience issues are. Our commitment to offering the best diagnoses and treatments has led us to develop a state-of-the-art neurosurgery facility and the latest care and treatment.

Our neurosurgeons are dedicated to finding cures and advancing treatments. As our neurosciences hospital patient, you’ll be treated with respect and personalized care. And we’ll keep you informed and in control.

Neurosurgery specialists with precision skills. 

When surgery is the recommended treatment you can trust our expert neurosurgical team. These Mayo-Clinic trained physicians are known across the nation for their expertise and technical skills and they uphold the highest standards.

Our neurosurgery team includes:

  • Jonathan A. Friedman, M.D. -- Board Certified in Neurological Surgery
  • Jason M. Hoover, M.D. -- Board Certified in Neurological Surgery
  • L. Gerard Toussaint, III, M.D. -- Board Certified in Neurological Surgery
  • J. Bradley White, M.D., Ph. D. -- Board Certified in Neurological Surgery 

The St. Joseph Health team of neurosurgeons, nurses, technicians and radiologists are highly skilled in diagnosing and treating hundreds of different neuroscience and spinal disorders, including:

  • Herniated Disc
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Back Strain & Sprain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Neck Pain
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Brain Conditions
  • Brain Tumors
  • Brain & Spine Injury
  • Stroke & Related Condition

The St. Joseph Health care offers specialized neurosciences and spinal care you can trust. And we recognize that you are a complete person, with loved ones, lifestyle and other medical conditions to consider. That’s why we provide coordinated care that addresses every part of who you are.

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