Department of Neurosurgery


The Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA) is dedicated to providing compassionate, skilled and state of the art medical care. As a nationally recognized medical center, we continue to experience unprecedented growth and expansion in both the clinical and academic arenas. Our primary mission is to provide helpful and considerate patient care. We also aim to educate and produce highly qualified, ethical and caring future neurosurgeons. Additionally, we strive to advance the field of neurosciences by performing outstanding research.

Mission Statement

  • To educate and train highly qualified compassionate and knowledgeable neurosurgeons.
  • To provide patients with state of the art neurosurgical care in a setting respectful of their needs.
  • To engage in quality research endeavors that lead to innovative therapies and treatments, which may ultimately translate to improved patient care in the field of neurological surgery.

Featured Stories

Lisa Beebe's Farewell

Neurosurgery Admin

 |  Friday Apr 1, 2016 | Share This Item

Dr. Jimenez presents Lisa Beebe with a commemorative plaque in honor of her many years of outstanding service to the Department of Neurosurgery

The Department of Neurosurgery wishes Lisa Beebe a fond farewell. For 12 years Lisa has helped shape our department into the successful academic program it is today. We are thankful for her guidance, her vision and, most of all, her friendship. Good luck, Lisa! Make sure to visit us soon!

NC Baptist Clinic Grand Opening

Neurosurgery Admin

 |  Thursday Mar 31, 2016 | Share This Item

UT Neurosurgery Clinic at North Central Baptist Hospital

We’re very excited that the Stone Oak Clinic at North Central Baptist is finally open and ready to receive patients.

This new branch is the Department of Neurosurgery’s fifth clinic offering skilled and compassionate care to the South Texas community and beyond.

Jeremiah Johnson, MD on Great Day SA

Neurosurgery Admin

 |  Tuesday Mar 22, 2016 | Share This Item

Department of Neurosurgery Faculty and Residents

Our very own Jeremiah Johnson, MD, was recently interviewed on KENS5’s Great Day SA to talk about stroke. He discussed signs and symptoms as well as the latest advances that have been made in stroke treatment.


News Stories
Lisa Beebe's Farewell
Friday Apr 1, 2016
NC Baptist Clinic Grand Opening
Thursday Mar 31, 2016
Jeremiah Johnson, MD on Great Day SA
Tuesday Mar 22, 2016
A new Branch on the Family Tree
Friday Mar 18, 2016
2015 Holiday Celebration
Saturday Dec 12, 2015