November 28, 2016
Bowling Green, Kentucky (November 21, 2016) – TriStar Greenview Regional Hospital is pleased to welcome Todd Shanks, M.D., Neurosurgeon, to the community.
“Dr. Shanks is an accomplished surgeon,” said Mike Sherrod, chief executive officer of Tristar Greenview Regional Hospital.”
“His experience in caring for patients with a wide array of neurological issues is an asset to TriStar Greenview and the Southern Kentucky community.”Dr. Shanks earned his medical degree from the University of Louisville School Of Medicine. He completed an internship in general surgery and began his residency in neurological surgery, both at Louisiana State University in NewOrleans. Interrupted by Hurricane Katrina, Dr. Shanks finished his residency at the University of Louisville. He then completed a fellowship in functional neurosurgery at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee.
Dr. Shanks’ primary interests and practice are brain and spine tumors including metastatic lesions to the vertebral system and intrinsic spinal cord tumors. Hisadditional interests are functional neurosurgery with a focus on movement disorders, deep brain stimulation and neuromodulation; craniofacial pain surgery, including Chiari headache, trigeminal neuralgia and glossopharyngeal neuralgia; peripheral nerve injury / tumors, and spine surgery.
He is now seeing patients at his office located at 165 Natchez Trace Avenue,Bowling Green, KY.
For more information, please call TriStar Medline® at 615-342-1919.