Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
(PGY 1, 3, 5, 6, and 7) - The hospital has 850 beds and is the main residency training site for the Department of Neurosurgery. A variety of cases—almost 2,000 per year--are performed here spanning the gamut of adult neurosurgery. Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center has been recognized nationally as a leader in neurosurgical care.
Ben Taub Hospital
(PGY 1, 2, 3, 5, and 7) - Ben Taub Hospital is the main hospital in the Harris Health System, a community-owned healthcare system for the country’s third most-populous county, and has 586 beds and just over 500 cases per year. It is also a Level 1 trauma center and is the main site of our enfolded CAST-certified neuro-critical care fellowship.
MD Anderson Cancer Center
(PGY 3, 5, and 7) - MD Anderson Cancer Center has consistently been ranked as one of the top two cancer centers in the United States for the last several years. The hospital has 654 beds and almost 2,000 cases per year. Residents focus primarily on the management of adult and pediatric cranial and spinal oncology, such as brain tumors, skull base tumors, pituitary tumors, and spinal tumors. MD Anderson Cancer Center faculty serve as adjunct faculty in our residency program.
Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center
(PGY 1, 2, and 6) - The Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center is one of the busiest in the United States performing approximately 600 cases annually. It is the largest VA hospital, and has 540 beds.
Texas Children's Hospital
(PGY 3 and 6) - Texas Children's is the largest children’s hospital in the United States with 650 beds and 917 cases per year. With 6 neurosurgery clinical faculty, it is also one of the largest pediatric neurosurgical training programs.