Ziya Levent GokaslanMD, FACS
Ziya Gokaslan, MD, FACS, serves as the chief of neurosurgery at Rhode Island and The Miriam hospitals, director of the Comprehensive Spine Center at Rhode Island Hospital, clinical director of the Norman Prince Neurosciences Institute, and chairman of the department of neurosurgery at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.
Gokaslan earned his medical degree from the University of Istanbul in Turkey. He completed an internship in general surgery, a fellowship in neurotraumatology, a residency in neurosurgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, and a fellowship in clinical spinal surgery at New York University Medical Center. He is a recipient of numerous prestigious awards and an active member of several professional societies.