The Division of Neurosurgery at the University of British Columbia provides neurosurgical care across the province of British Columbia. We support six major teaching hospitals where the clinical care of patients is supplemented with education and research. Patients with disorders of the brain, spine or peripheral nerves can expect excellent surgical care and know that we are continuously working to better understand and treat these conditions.


To provide excellence in patient care, teaching and research and to respect and serve our patients welfare.


To be a world class academic institution in the field of neurological surgery, through the pursuit of teaching, research and innovative patient care.


  • To value our patients’ rights, individuality and cultural diversity.
  • To act in the best interests of our patients and to value our colleagues and fellow workers
  • To respect and value all members of our multidisciplinary team.
  • To encourage creativity and innovation among ourselves and our colleagues.
  • To pursue the practice of evidence-based medicine and to maintain and advance life long learning
  • To assess continuously the effectiveness and efficiencies of our therapies.
  • To share unstintingly our knowledge with our colleagues and students, the care providers of the present and the future and to be sensitive to the needs of our community.
  • To value and support our family, friends, and each other.

2022-2023 Annual Report

2021-2022 Annual Report