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Wesley E. Griffitt MD, FACS

  • Bio:

    A board certified Neurosurgeon with BayCare Clinic since 2008, Dr. Wesley Griffitt has special interests in minimally invasive spinal procedures and clinical research.

    After receiving his medical degree from the University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS, he completed his Internship at University of Kansas Medical Center and his residency at Loyola University Medical Center - Neurosurgery,IL. Dr. Griffitt received additional training at the University of Vienna, Austria and the Queen's Square Neurologic Institute, London, England. He maintains an active membership of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the North American Spine Society, AO Spine and the Congress of Neurological Surgeons. He is also a Fellow in the  American College of Surgeons

    Outside of neurosurgery, Dr. Griffitt takes pleasure in spending time with his family and enjoys biking and cross country skiing.

  • Specialties:

    Neurological Surgery

  • Subspecialties:

    Brain Surgery

    Neurotrauma

    Peripheral Nerve Surgery

    Spine Surgery

  • Certification:
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery

  • Areas of special interest:
  • Comprehensive Management of Spine Conditions, including minimally invasive surgery to spinal reconstruction and fusion procedures

    Surgical Treatment of Brain Conditions:Tumors and Cerebrovascular (blood vessel)

    Surgical Release of Compressed Nerves in the Extremities (Entrapment Neuropathies)

    Management of Adult and Pediatric Head Trauma Patients

    Treatment of Congenital Abnormalities: Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus

    Surgical Therapies for Other Neurological Conditions

    Minimally Invasive Spinal Procedures

  • Education:
  • 1989 University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS

  • Internship:
  • University of Kansas Medical Center

  • Residency:
  • Loyola University Medical Center - Neurological Surgery

  • Additional Certifications, Training and Achievements:
  • Additional training received at the University of Vienna, Austria and at Queen

    Clinical Assistant Professor - University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health

  • Teaching Experience:
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Course Instructor

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