Rod J. Oskouian, Jr., MD

Affiliate Faculty

Chief of Spine, Swedish Neuroscience Institute. President & CEO, Seattle Science Foundation. Co-director of the Complex & Minimally Invasive Spine Fellowship Program

Dr. Oskouian is a neurosurgeon who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of complex spinal disorders. He has expertise in spinal deformity, spinal cord injuries, and spinal tumors, as well as revision fusion surgeries and spinal infections. His research and clinic focus is on scoliosis, spinal cord injuries, metastatic spinal tumors, and stereotactic spinal radiosurgery. Dr. Oskouian is active as Chair of multiple educational courses throughout the year, and is published in numerous medical journals and textbooks.

Dr. Oskouian is currently the Chief of Spine at the Swedish Neuroscience Institute and President of the Seattle Science Foundation, as well as the Co-Director of the Complex and Minimally Invasive Spine Fellowship Program.

Medical School, MD: University of California, Los Angeles, CA

Residency: Surgery and Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Fellowship: New Zealand Brain & Spine Fellowship Program, New Zealand National Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand

Board Certified: American Board of Neurological Surgery

Complex Spine, Neurosurgery

  • Spinal Deformity
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Tumors (including Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
  • Spinal Infections
  • Complex Spinal Revision Surgeries