Description: Dr. Robert Spetzler
Recognizing a neurosurgeon, leader and pioneer.
Dr. Robert Spetzler has led Barrow Neurological Institute for 34 years. Under his leadership Barrow has grown into a global destination for the finest neurological care and today performs more brains surgeries than any facility in the nation.
A pioneer in his field, Dr. Spetzler has treated more brain aneurysms than any surgeon in the world. He also has trained more than a thousand neurosurgeons and helped develop life-saving techniques and devices. Patients across the country and around the globe view Dr. Spetzler as a friend and a miracle worker.
Although he will retire in June, his accomplishments and legacy will continue.