Adult Neurosurgery

Eric M. Horn, MD, PhD

Spine Surgeon

Eric M. Horn, MD, PhD, obtained his doctoral degree in neuroscience from the University of Illinois and his medical degree from the University of Illinois Medical Scholars program. He completed his residency in neurosurgery at Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ. He also completed subspecialty fellowships in complex spinal neurosurgery and spinal trauma at the Barrow Neurological Institute under Drs. Volker Sonntag, MD, and Nicholas Theodore, MD. He came to Indiana to practice with Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine.

In addition to his teaching and clinical practice, Dr. Horn is collaborating with neuroscientists on research studies that will lead to novel treatments for brain and spinal cord injuries. His numerous peer-reviewed publications appear in clinical and scientific journals.

Dr. Hornā€™s clinical interests include outpatient spine surgery, cervical spine surgery, minimally invasive spine surgery, complex spine conditions, spine tumors, degenerative spine disorders, and spine trauma. 

Dr. Horn is board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, North American Spine Society, the American Medical Association, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, and the Indiana State Medical Association, among others. From 2015-2018, his peers awarded him as a Top Doctor in Neurological Surgery in Indianapolis Monthly.

Office Locations:

Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine ā€“ Carmel
13345 Illinois St.
Carmel, IN 46032

120 Avon Marketplace
Suite 100
Avon, IN 46123

Hospital Locations:

Ascension St. Vincent HospitalĀ 
2001 W. 86th St
Indianapolis, IN 46260

Indiana Spine Hospital
13219 N. Meridian St.
Carmel, INĀ  46032


BS, Physiology
University of Illinois, Urbana, IL

PhD, Neuroscience
University of Illinois, Urbana, IL

University of Illinois, Urbana, IL

Internship, Surgery
Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency, Phoenix, AZ

Fellowship, Spinal Neurosurgery
Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ
Spinal Trauma
2003, 2005

Residency, Neurosurgery
Barrow Neurological Institute

Appointments & Positions:

Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine

Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center at Indiana University School of Medicine

Clinical Investigator
Indiana University Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Group

Clinical Assistant Professor Marian University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Licenses & Certifications

Arizona State Medical License

Indiana State Medical License

American Board of Neurological Surgery

Professional Organizations

Society for Neuroscience American Medical Association

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

Congress of Neurological Surgeons

American Association of Neurological

Arizona Neurosurgical Society

Indiana State Medical Association

Indianapolis Medical Society

North American Spine Society

Honors, Awards, Achievements

JosƩ Biller Staff Teaching Award
Indiana University

Indiana Spinal Cord and Head Injury Research Center, State of Indiana (House Bill #1244)


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