Patient Care

Dr. Arce examining a patient.

UF Health Neurosurgery in Jacksonville, Florida, is a team of highly skilled neurosurgeons committed to providing compassionate, comprehensive care of patients suffering from diseases of the brain, spinal cord and nervous system, including brain tumors, aneurysms, epilepsymovement disorders and spinal disease and injury.

The largest neurosurgical practice in Northeast Florida, UF Health Neurosurgery is also one of the most advanced, with most of our faculty neurosurgeons having completed fellowship training in subspecialty fields, including:

  • Cerebrovascular surgery
  • Complex, minimally invasive and reconstructive spine surgery
  • Endovascular neurosurgery
  • Functional and stereotactic neurosurgery
  • Neuro-oncology
  • Neurosurgical trauma
  • Pediatric neurosurgery
  • Skull-base surgery

Patient Care

Parkinson’s patient goes from tremors to tranquility

John Clemens of Ormond Beach, Florida, was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 2002. Medication helped quell the tremors initially. But as symptoms worsened, he decided to undergo surgery for deep brain stimulation.

John Clemens takes a walk with wife Darlene after undergoing deep brain stimulation surgery to control his Parkinson's tremors. Play Video

We offer specialized, multidisciplinary programs for:

To learn more about patient services offered by the UF department of neurosurgery in Jacksonville, visit:

Adult Neurosurgical Care

UF Health Neurosurgery

UF faculty neurosurgeons provide compassionate, world-class care at UF Health Neuroscience Institute’s convenient locations on Jacksonville’s Northside, downtown and Southside.

Dr. Arce examining a patient

Pediatric Neurosurgical Care

UF Health Pediatric Neurosurgery

Members of one of the nation’s top-ranked pediatric neuroscience teams, UF pediatric neurosurgeons provide care at Wolfson Children’s Hospital in downtown Jacksonville.

Pediatric Neurosurgery