Specialties and Interests
Specialties: Neurosurgery, Surgery, Neurosurgery
Certification: Neurological Surgery - American Board of Neurological Surgery
Education and Training
The Samuel R. Snodgrass, MD Professorship in Neurosurgery is held by Dr. Joel Patterson, a 1991 graduate of UTMB and Associate Professor in the Departments of Surgery and Otolaryngology.
Dr. Patterson is the Chief and Program Director, Division of Neurosurgery and Board Member of the Texas Association of Neurological Surgeons. He is also a Delegate for the Council of State Neurosurgical Societies.