Program description

The Neurologic Surgery Residency at Mayo Clinic's campus in Jacksonville, Florida, is a seven-year program of advanced education in all aspects of neurosurgery. Through this program, you can achieve the highest caliber of clinical excellence, have opportunities for research and develop an academic career tailored to your career goals.

As a Neurologic Surgery resident, you participate in the Mayo Model of Care for all neurosurgery patients as an integral member of the neurosurgical team, always maintaining Mayo Clinic's primary value: The needs of the patient come first.

You spend a minimum of 42 months in clinical neurosurgery throughout the program. There is sufficient elective time for you to participate in research projects, prepare for an academic career or acquire extra subspecialty clinical expertise.


The program fulfills the training requirements as defined by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).


After successfully completing the program, you are eligible to take the oral examination offered by the American Board of Neurological Surgery.

Program history

The Neurologic Surgery Residency at Mayo Clinic's Florida campus started in 2012. We anticipate that one trainee will complete this program annually.

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