Dr. William Houston Brooks MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. William Brooks is a neurosurgeon in Lexington, Kentucky and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Health Lexington and Saint Joseph East. He received his medical degree from University of Kentucky College of Medicine and has been in practice for 45 years. He is one of 9 doctors at Baptist Health Lexington and one of 6 at Saint Joseph East who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Hospital Affiliation

Baptist Health Lexington
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Saint Joseph Hospital

Saint Joseph East

Education & Medical Training

University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1972–1974

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1969–1971

University of Virginia
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1971–1972

University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery

KY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Carotid angioplasty with stenting versus endarterectomy: 10-year randomized trial in a community hospital.
Brooks, W. H.,Jones, M. R.,Gisler, P.,McClure, R. R.,Coleman, T. C.,Breathitt, L.,Spear, C.

Optical coherence tomography of the intracranial vasculature and Wingspan stent in a patient.
Given, C. A.,Ramsey, C. N.,Attizzani, G. F.,Jones, M. R.,Brooks, W. H.,Bezerra, H. G.,Costa, M. A.


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