Kurt Schroeder, MD

Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery

Center for Neurosciences, East River Road, Tucson, AZ, USA

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Dr. Schroeder earned his medical degree from the University of Colorado and completed his internship in general surgery at the University of Michigan, where he also completed his residency in neurological surgery. Dr. Schroeder was a clinical fellow in stereotactic and functional neurosurgery at the University of California, San Francisco.

Dr. Schroeder is certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery. He held the position of Chief of Neurosurgery (1989-1991) and Chief of Surgery (1992-1994) at Tucson Medical Center and is the Chief of Neurosurgery at St. Joseph’s Hospital. He has been with the Center for Neurosciences since 1993.

Education

  • MD: University Of Colorado School Of Medicine

  • Internship/Residency: University of Michigan

  • Fellowship: University of California, San Francisco

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery

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Kurt Schroeder, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Lumbar Stenosis – Overview

This is lumbar stenosis. Lumbar stenosis is the principal cause of people who will have long-term back pain with pain that goes down one or both legs. And sometimes people will say, well why doesn’t...

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Kurt Schroeder, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Chronic Back Pain – Overview

Chronic back pain is back pain that persists and lasts longer than really six weeks. And chronic back pain comes in a lot of different flavors as well, it can have a variety of different...

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Kurt Schroeder, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Sciatica – Surgery

When surgery is necessary, and I emphasize the necessary part because not everybody needs or should have surgery. But there are a variety of, particularly for neurogenic nerve causes of Sciatica, a variety of different...

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Kurt Schroeder, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Sciatica – Causes

Sciatica then can come from a variety of causes, things that have to do with your arteries, things that have to do with your nerves, but the common thread is pain that generally starts in...

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Kurt Schroeder, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome – Causes and Myths

There’s been a lot of talk as to what causes carpal tunnel. Well, clearly it’s higher in women than it is in men. Probably same size nerves and tendons, but in a smaller canal. But...

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Kurt Schroeder, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome – Causes and Myths

There’s been a lot of talk as to what causes carpal tunnel. Well, clearly it’s higher in women than it is in men. Probably same size nerves and tendons, but in a smaller canal. But...

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Kurt Schroeder, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Lumbar Stenosis – Overview

This is lumbar stenosis. Lumbar stenosis is the principal cause of people who will have long-term back pain with pain that goes down one or both legs. And sometimes people will say, well why doesn’t...

Watch and Share
Kurt Schroeder, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Chronic Back Pain – Overview

Chronic back pain is back pain that persists and lasts longer than really six weeks. And chronic back pain comes in a lot of different flavors as well, it can have a variety of different...

Watch and Share
Kurt Schroeder, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Sciatica – Causes

Sciatica then can come from a variety of causes, things that have to do with your arteries, things that have to do with your nerves, but the common thread is pain that generally starts in...

Watch and Share
Kurt Schroeder, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Sciatica – Surgery

When surgery is necessary, and I emphasize the necessary part because not everybody needs or should have surgery. But there are a variety of, particularly for neurogenic nerve causes of Sciatica, a variety of different...

Watch and Share
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