Edwin Ramos, MD

UChicago Faculty Physicians

Edwin Ramos, MD

Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery Program Director, Neurosurgery Residency

Edwin Ramos, MD, is a neurosurgeon with expertise in oncologic and complex spinal surgery. He cares for patients with malignant or benign tumors of the spine, spinal cord and brain, as well as patients with other degenerative or traumatic spine disorders. Dr. Ramos has significant experience with minimally invasive spinal reconstruction techniques, which aim to preserve function while reducing pain and recovery time.

In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Ramos is a dedicated educator and active author. He has written several book chapters on spinal tumors, degenerative spine disorders and other topics in complex spine surgery.

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Society Of Lateral Access Surgery

Practicing Since

  • 2010

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Medical Education

  • University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine

Internship

  • University of South Florida Health

Residency

  • Tampa General Hospital

Fellowship

  • Ohio State Wexner Medical Center

News & Research

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