Bruce E. Mathern, M.D.

Bruce E. Mathern, M.D.Professor and Executive Vice Chair, Department of Neurosurgery Medical Director, VCU Health System Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit Director, Neurosurgery Ambulatory Operations

Department: Neurosurgery


B.A., chemistry and biology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

M.D., University of Cincinnati, Ohio

Internship, general surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Va.

Residency, neurosurgery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Va.

Fellowship, spinal surgery and reconstruction, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Va.



Board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery


Clinical interests

Complex spinal reconstruction

Minimally invasive spine surgery


Research interests

Spinal cord injury

Clinical trials for innovative treatments of spinal disorders

Published research



Marsha Hallinan, B.S.N., R.N.

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