Robert F. James, M.D.

Specialty Areas: Neurosurgery |  LGBTQ Care |  Neuro-Oncology |  Cancer


Education & Training

Tulane University School of Medicine | New Orleans | 2001

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine | Neurological Surgery | Nashville | 2009

University of Maryland School of Medicine | Neurological Surgery | Baltimore | 2007

Hospital Affiliations

University of Louisville Hospital, Jewish Hospital, Baptist Health Louisville

School of Medicine

Department of Neurosurgery

Chief, Vascular Neurosurgery

Areas of Interest

NeurosurgeonVascular NeurosurgeryMinimally Invasive Brain Aneurysm TreatmentCerebrovascular Disorders


  • Named Top Surgeon by peers in Louisville Magazine, Augst 2018

  • Robert Simon Chair of Research, Brain Aneurysm Foundation and the East-West Collaboration Grant Award, 2012,

Locations & Contact

Contact Info

UofL Physicians – Neurosurgery

UofL Health - Frazier Rehabilitation Institute
220 Abraham Flexner Way 12th Floor
Louisville , KY 40202
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Call Us (502-588-2160)

Accepted Insurance

UofL Physicians participates in most major health plans in Kentucky. Coverage may vary by specialty. Coverage limitations are dependent on the terms of your personal health plan. This is not a guarantee that all services you receive will be covered by your health plan. Review your health plan provider directory and/or consult with your plan to confirm coverage.

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