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Dr. Geoffrey Zubay, MD


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Physician Biography

Geoffrey P. Zubay is a board-certified neurosurgeon with fellowship training in complex spinal reconstructive surgery.  He also specializes in complex brain and cerebrovascular surgery.

Dr. Zubay received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He subsequently completed his neurosurgical residency at the Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, Arizona, where he also continued his fellowship training in spinal surgery. Dr. Zubay completed a second fellowship with an emphasis on complex reconstructive spinal surgery at Northwestern University.  These opportunities were afforded when he was honored with the Congress of Neurological Surgeons Clinical Fellowship Award in 2001.

Prior to joining the Mischer Neuroscience Institute, the Mischer Neuroscience Associates and McGovern Medical School at UTHealth, Dr. Zubay had a successful neurosurgery practice in San Diego. His practice included seven years covering Level 1 neurosurgical trauma. Today, his practice reflects a continued emphasis on complex brain and cerebrovascular surgery and current spinal techniques, including both minimally invasive techniques and large corrective deformity techniques.

Dr. Zubay's specialty interests include:

  • Minimally invasive spinal techniques
  • Degenerative spinal disorders
  • Deformity spinal surgery
  • Spinal tumors
  • Endoscopic approaches for central nervous system disorders
  • Peripheral nerve entrapment
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Brain aneurysms
  • Brain tumors
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Phone: (713) 897-5900
Fax: (713) 897-2545

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