Nathaniel P. Brooks
MD

  • Neurosurgery
  • Spine Medicine
Nathaniel P. Brooks, MD

About

Dr. Brooks is an associate professor of Neurological Surgery at the University of Wisconsin. His primary practice locations are at University Hospital and the American Center. He specializes in the diagnosis and surgical treatment of disorders of the spine, including herniated discs, spinal stenosis, spinal tumors and spine trauma. He also has extensive training in minimally invasive spine surgery (including endoscopic spine surgery), complex spine surgery, spine tumor surgery and spine deformity.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Neurological Surgery

Practice locations

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  • University Hospital - Neurosurgery
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-7502
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  • Research Park Clinic - Spine Medicine
    • 621 Science Dr. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 265-3207
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  • Reedsburg Area Medical Specialty Center - Neurosurgery and Spine Surgery
    • 1104 21st St. / Reedsburg, WI
    • (608) 768-3901
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  • UW Health at The American Center - Spine Medicine
    • 4602 Eastpark Blvd. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 265-3207
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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Neurological Surgery
Medical School
  • Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Fellowships
  • Cleveland Clinic Spine Institute, Cleveland, OH
Residencies
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internships
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI

Specialties

  • Degenerative Spine Disease
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Spine Surgery
  • Endoscopic Spine Surgery
  • Herniated Disc
  • Radiculopathy
  • Myelopathy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Revision Spine Surgery
  • Spine Fractures
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy
  • Spine Deformity Surgery (Adult)
  • Spine Disc Replacement (Arthroplasty)
  • Foraminal Stenosis
  • Lateral Recess Stenosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Adult Deformity (Scoliosis)

Research and publications

Dr. Brooks' research interests include spine surgery outcomes, sports-related spine injuries, brain injury and spinal cord injury and minimally invasive spine surgery.