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Neurosurgery - Faculty

Marie Alexander
Advance Practice Practitioner Instructor
Peter S. Amenta, MD
Co-Director of Cerebrovascular, Endovascular & Skull Base Surgery, Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology
Associate Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery

Aimee Aysenne, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery and Neurology
Director of Neurocritical Care

Erin E. Biro, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery
Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery, Ochsner Health
Program Director, Tulane-Ochsner Neurosurgery, Residency Program Co-Director of Ochsner Neuroscience Institue

Olivia Cornu, NP
Advanced Practice Provider
Instructor of Neurosurgery

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery
Sara Mullinax, MMSc-PA, PA-C
Advanced Practice Practitioner
Instructor

Daniel Denis, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery
Associate Dean & Vice President of Health System Clinical Affairs
Charles B. Wilson Professor & Chair of Neurosurgery

Assistant Professor of Neursurgery
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Director of Endovascular and Cerebrovascular Microsurgery
Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery

Shannon Hextrum, MD
Assistant Professor of Neursurgery
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Lora Kahn, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor
Attending physician-Tulane/Ochsner Residency Program

James Kalyvas, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery
Christopher Maulucci, MD, FAANS
Vice Chair of Clinical Neurological Surgery
Director of the Neurosurgery Spine Program, Assistant Residency Program Director

John Nerva, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery
Co-Director of Cerebrovascular, Endovascular & Skull Base Surgery at Tulane

Advanced Practice Practitioner
Instructor

Gina Recile, MD
Advanced Practice Practitioner
Instructor

Roger D. Smith, MD
Chairman Emeritus, Department of Neurosurgery, Ochsner Clinic Foundation
Emma M. Twiner, MSPAS, PA-C
Advanced Practice Practitioner
Instructor

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Advanced Practice Practitioner
Instructor

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Marcus L. Ware, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery