William E. Krauss, M.D.

  1. Neurosurgeon



  1. Rochester, Minnesota


  • Surgery for disorders of the cervical spine and craniocervical junction, including radiculopathy, myelopathy, Chiari malformation, basilar invagination and fractures
  • Surgery for spinal cord tumors and tumors of the vertebral column
  • Surgery for vascular malformations of the spine and spinal cord
  • Surgery for spinal fractures
  • Complex surgery for disorders of the lumbosacral and thoracic spine
  • Spinal instrumentation
  • Developing individualized treatments for spinal disorders based on genomics and outcomes analysis
  • Leadership roles in clinical practice and postgraduate medical education
  • Examiner for the American Board of Neurological Surgery
  • Editorial roles for several major neurosurgical journals
  • Has published extensively in his areas of expertise
  1. Chiari malformation
  2. Spinal cord tumor
  1. Chiari malformation surgery
  • Spinal cord tumor surgery
  • Chiari Malformation surgery
  1. 1994
    Fellow - Spine FellowMedical College of Wisconsin
  2. 1989
    Fellow - NIH/Charles Dana FellowColumbia University
  3. 1987
    MDCollege of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY
  4. 1983
    AB - BiologyHarvard University


  1. 1996
    Neurological SurgeryAmerican Board of Neurological Surgery


Research activities

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