The Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA) is dedicated to providing compassionate, skilled and state of the art medical care. As a nationally recognized medical center, we continue to experience unprecedented growth and expansion in both the clinical and academic arenas. Our primary mission is to provide helpful and considerate patient care. We also aim to educate and produce highly qualified, ethical and caring future neurosurgeons. Additionally, we strive to advance the field of neurosciences by performing outstanding research.
| Monday Sep 28, 2015 |
The University of Texas System was recently ranked seventh among Reuter’s top 100 most innovative universities in the world.
| Tuesday Jul 28, 2015 |
Abby Jack, one of Dr. Jimenez’s former patients, was recently featured in a series of promotional videos developed for University Health System.
We are thrilled to see her doing so well and thankful to be a part of her miraculous story.First Lab Meeting of the year
| Thursday Jul 16, 2015 |
The Department’s new Research team had its first lab meeting of the year. Our PGY 5 residents (Michael McGinity, MD, Asif Maknojia, MD and Shane Hawksworth, MD) have begun their 1 year rotation in the lab. We are very proud to have Naomi Sayre, Ph.D. join our faculty.
Additionally, Megan Hermann (medical student from UTSW) and Anisha Guda (undergraduate from UTSA) have joined the lab. Also pictured is Shane Sprague, our research lab manager. Welcome to everyone and have a productive year!