Russell Lonser

Russell Lonser, MD

  • Neurological Surgery

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

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

More About My Work

My Background

Board Certification

American Board of Neurological Surgery

My Department

Neurological Surgery

Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 03/26/2018, 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 at 614-293-8000.

  • Elsevier
  • General Electric Company
  • Spark Therapeutics