Norberto Andaluz, MD

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery; Director, Division of Neurotrauma; Medical Director, Neurotrauma Center, UC Neuroscience Institute

Neurosurgery, Neuroscience, Brain Injury, Stroke, Brain Tumors, Concussion, Pituitary Tumors
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  • Clifton

    • UC Health Physicians Office (Clifton)

      222 Piedmont Avenue
      Suite 3100
      Cincinnati, Ohio 45219

      Phone: (513) 221-1100
      Fax: (513) 475-8664
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Norberto Andaluz, MD, is the director of Neurotrauma at the University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Institute (UCNI). He completed his residency in Neurosurgery in his hometown of Rosario, Argentina, and received additional fellowship training in Cincinnati for a total of four years.  Dr. Andaluz has been a neurosurgeon at UCNI since 2011, and has served as the chief of the Neurosurgery Section at the Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center since 2008.  

Dr. Andaluz is also an associate professor of Neurosurgery at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and the surgical director of the Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center.  He is an academic-based neurosurgeon with a strong passion for clinical and translational research and a focus on the care of head trauma patients.


Medical School
Universidad Nacional de Rosario Facultad de Ciencias Medicas - Rosario, Argentina
Instituto de Neurologia y Neurocirugia - Sanatorio, Parque
Cincinnati VA Medical Center (General Neurosurgery)
University of Cincinnati/University Hospital (Cerebrovascular Surgery)

Board Certifications

State Medical Board, Province of Santa Fe, Argentina
United States Medical License
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
American Association of Neurological Surgeons/Congress of Neurological Surgeons Section on Neurotrauma
National Neurotrauma Society 
Neurocritical Care Society 
North American Skull Base Society 
American Heart Association 

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