Dr. Curtis Rozzelle MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Curtis Rozzelle is a neurosurgeon in Birmingham, Alabama and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including The Children's Hospital of Alabama and University of Alabama Hospital. He received his medical degree from Wake Forest School of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Rozzelle accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at The Children's Hospital of Alabama and one of 12 at University of Alabama Hospital who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: Pediatric

Clinical Interests: Hydrocephalus, Treatment Outcome, Neurosurgical Procedures, Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt, Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Hospital Affiliation

The Children's Hospital of Alabama

University of Alabama Hospital
Ranked #30 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1995–1996

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1996–2001

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 2001–2002

Wake Forest School of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified 9 years in Neurological Surgery

AL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAANS), American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Factors associated with ventricular catheter movement and inaccurate catheter location: post hoc analysis of the Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network Ultrasound-Guided Shunt Placement study.
Whitehead, W. E.,Riva-Cambrin, J.,Wellons, J. C.,Kulkarni, A. V.,Browd, S.,Limbrick, D.,Rozzelle, C.,Tamber, M. S.,Simon, T. D.,Shannon, C. N.,Holubkov, R.,Oakes, W. J.,Luerssen, T. G.,Walker, M. L.,Drake, J. M.,Kestle, J. R.

Delayed presentation of a cervical spine fracture dislocation with posterior ligamentous disruption in a gymnast.
Momaya, A.,Rozzelle, C.,Davis, K.,Estes, R.

Duplicated filum terminale in the absence of split cord malformation: a potential cause of failed detethering procedures.
Rizk, E.,Adeeb, N.,Hussein, A. E.,Tubbs, R. S.,Rozzelle, C. J.,Oakes, W. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Alabama PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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