Russell Lonser

Russell Lonser, MD

  • Neurological Surgery
  • Physician What's this? A physician, or doctor, is extensively trained to diagnose and treat complex medical problems. Often, physicians focus their practice on certain disease categories, treatment methods or patient types. Physicians can diagnose and treat illness, prescribe medication, offer medical consultation and advice, perform surgery and more.

Appointments: (614) 685-1965

About Me


  • Best Doctor in America, 2017
  • Named to the Castle Connolly list of “Regional Top Doctors,” 2018

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Brain Injuries
  • Gliomas
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Meningioma
  • Lip Cancers
  • Neurosurgery
  • Laryngeal Cancers
  • Head Injuries, Penetrating
  • Brain Hemorrhage, Traumatic
  • Glioblastoma
  • Neurocytoma
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Brain Stem Tumor
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Brain Cancers
  • Skull Base Tumors
  • Pituitary Cancers
  • Oropharyngeal Cancers
  • Mouth Cancers
  • Brain Concussion
  • Brain Injury, Chronic
  • Astrocytoma
  • Ganglioglioma
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Spine Sarcoma

Locations Where I Practice

Please note: Not all physicians schedule patients at each listed location. Please call the “Schedule an appointment” number shown above for scheduling assistance.

Education and Training

Medical Degree

Loma Linda University School of Medicine


Neurological Surgery
Loma Linda University Medical Center
7/1/1995 - 9/1/1997

Neurological Surgery
University of Utah Hospital
7/1/1998 - 6/30/2001

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Board Certification

American Board of Neurological Surgery

My Department

Neurological Surgery

Consulting and Related Relationships

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we support a faculty member’s research and consulting in collaboration with medical device, research and/or drug companies because a faculty member’s expertise can guide important advancements in the practice of medicine and improve patient care. In order to provide effective management of these relationships, the University requires annual disclosures from all faculty members with external interests related to their University responsibilities.

As of 12/20/2018, Dr. Lonser has reported relationships with the companies or entities listed below. If you have questions about the relationships listed below, please ask the faculty member. If you have questions about how these relationships are monitored by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, please contact our Compliance Office.

  • Elsesevier Publishing
  • General Electric Company
  • Voyager Therapuetics
  • Brain Neurotherapy Bio, Inc.