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Neurosurgery Residency

The Neurosurgery residency is a 6 year, Option 1 program.

To apply for an externship, please click here.

Interim Program Director

Raymond J. Poelstra, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Neurosurgery, Inc.
3533 Southern Blvd., Suite 5350
Dayton, OH 45429

Dr. Poelstra graduated from Baylor College of Medicine Houston Texas in 1977 where he completed his internship and residency. Dr. Poelstra has held positions as Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurosurgery/Surgery at both University of California San Diego and at Wright State University School of Medicine. Dr. Poelstra is board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Poelstra is the Director of the Neurosurgery Service Line at Kettering Medical Center.


None at this time.

Program Description

The Neurological Surgery Residency Program will be closed for the 2013-2014 academic year and thereafter.

However, all student rotations for students who NEED Neurosurgery as a prerequisite can be arranged through the CORE office by calling (937) 723-3957 or by submitting an externship application. We are not recruiting for the 2013-2014 academic year and future years. To view the Curriculum for medical students rotating on the neurosurgery service at Grandview, go to Neurological Surgeons Curriculum for Medical Students.

Grandview Medical Education

405 W Grand Ave
Dayton, OH 45405
(937) 723-3248
(800) 497-1559

Fax: (937) 723-5017

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