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Edwin Ramos, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Program Director, Neurosurgery Residency Program

Edwin Ramos, MD, is a neurosurgeon with expertise in oncological and complex spinal surgery. He cares for patients with malignant or benign tumors of the spine, spinal cord and brain, as well as patients with other degenerative or traumatic spine disorders. Dr. Ramos has significant experience with minimally invasive spinal reconstruction techniques, which aim to preserve function while reducing pain and recovery time.

In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Ramos is a dedicated educator and active author. He has written several book chapters on spinal tumors, degenerative spine disorders and other topics in complex spine surgery.

Practice Location

The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Board Certification

Neurological Surgery

Medical School

University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus

Internship and Residency

University of South Florida, Tampa


The Ohio State University (oncological and complex spinal surgery), Columbus, Ohio


American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
Society of Lateral Access Surgeons

Languages Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-2123

Office Fax

(773) 702-3518

Office Postal Address

Edwin Ramos, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 3026
Chicago, IL 60637

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Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Ramos' publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.