Physician Stories

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Tissue Samples From Surgery May Offer Hope in the Treatment of Epilepsy

Goodman Campbell pediatric neurosurgeon, Jodi Smith works to advance epilepsy research in the study: Electrophysiological Analysis of Epileptogenic Tissue. Epilepsy, a common neurological disorder of childhood, affects between 0.5 to 1.0% of the population in the US and Canada, with up to 50% of these cases occurring before 5 years of age. Scientists know that […]


Remembering Dr. Michael Turner

Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine retired physician, Dr. Michael (Mike) Turner passed away on November 11, 2021 after a remarkably courageous fight with pancreatic cancer.  For those who knew him, his bravery, strength and endurance throughout this battle was a testament to the character he showed throughout a remarkable life. Dr. Turner was born in […]


Treating Veterans with the Next Generation of Neurosurgeons

People who’ve served in the U.S. military often face health issues most American citizens do not.


New COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

If you have not already received your COVID-19 vaccine and would like to, you can register today at a new vaccine clinic location in Indianapolis! Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine’s Dr. John Scott, a neurointerventional radiologist, organized this COVID-19 vaccine clinic alongside Pastor Clarence White and Dr. Miracle Anokwute, a neurosurgery resident. Dr. Scott has […]


Going Above and Beyond!

The mission of Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine is to be the leader in advancing the health of adults and children with neurosurgical disorders by providing comprehensive, compassionate and superior care in a state-of-the-art environment of healing, teaching and discovery. 2020 has been an eventful year for our physicians, research and academics team, partners, and […]


The Oregon Trail Back to Indiana: Welcome Dr. Monica Wehby

Pediatric neurosurgery is an important subspecialty at Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine—and finding another great pediatric neurosurgeon to invite into our practice has been a priority for us for some time. That’s why we’re especially pleased to welcome Dr. Monica Wehby, an internationally recognized expert in spina bifida, tethered cord syndrome, and other pediatric conditions. […]


Gone Fishing: Celebrating the Career of Dr. Steven M. James

It’s not going to be the same around Goodman Campbell. Dr. Steven M. James, one of our spine and peripheral nerve specialists, is leaving us for a much-deserved retirement after 30 years with our practice. Dr. James joined Goodman Campbell in 1991 and has been chairman of neurosurgery at St. Francis Hospital for the past […]


Six Questions with Dr. Krishna Amuluru

This month, we’re getting to know one of the newest members of our Goodman Campbell team, interventional neuroradiologist Dr. Krishna Amuluru. We asked and he answered—even our toughest questions…about funny movies. Originally from New Jersey, Dr. Amuluru graduated from Northwestern University’s Feinerg School of Medicine and did his radiology residency at Loyola University, with fellowships […]


A Very Happy Retirement to Dr. Thomas Leipzig

Dr. Thomas Leipzig is one of Goodman Campbell’s most experienced neurosurgeons and has been a close colleague and friend to so many of us. Because of this, announcing his retirement this month after 34 years of service to our practice is certainly bittersweet. But mainly we’re happy for him, and for his family, because now […]

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