Curtis J. Rozzelle, MD

Curtis J. Rozzelle, MD

Curtis J. Rozzelle grew up in Western North Carolina and attended Duke University as an undergraduate.  He then served as an artillery officer in the United States Army in Germany. He received his MD degree from the Bowman Gray School of Medicine at Wake Forest University and then completed residency in Neurosurgery at UAB School of Medicine.  Dr. Rozzelle went on to complete fellowships in Pediatric Neurosurgery at the University of Texas-Southwestern Medical Branch, in Dallas and epilepsy surgery at the University Of South Florida College Of Medicine in Tampa. Dr. Rozzelle is a member of the American Epilepsy Society, the American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons, and the Pediatric Section of the AANS/CNS and is active in the Council of State Neurosurgical Societies. He is board-certified by both the American Board of Neurological Surgery and the American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery.

Residency:  University of Alabama-Birmingham

Fellowship:  University of Texas-Southwestern, Dallas

University of South Florida, Tampa

Board Certifications:  ABNS, ABPNS

Clinical and Research Interests
Dr. Rozzelle’s clinical practice embraces all aspects of pediatric neurological surgery, including neurosurgical oncology (cancer), trauma, critical care and vascular neurosurgery. Dr. Rozzelle's special interests include complex spinal disorders, epilepsy surgery, craniofacial surgery, hydrocephalus, chiari  and surgical site infection prevention.

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