About Carl Lauryssen, MD
Dr. Carl Lauryssen is dual board certified Neurosurgeon (American and Canadian Boards of Neurological Surgery), and fellowship trained in spinal neurosurgery. Furthermore, Dr. Lauryssen is a Fellow of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. In addition to his practice, he serves as Co-Director of Spine Research and Development at Olympia Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA.
Prior, Dr. Lauryssen served on the faculty at Washington University, School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO for seven years. He directed the advanced neurosurgical spine program at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. His work at Washington University was recognized by both Orthopaedic Surgery and Trauma Services. Throughout Dr. Lauryssen’s academic, research, and neurosurgical career, he has received numerous awards and honors for his accomplishments.
Dr. Lauryssen received his medical school training at the University of Cape Town in South Africa. He completed a neurosurgical residency at the University of Calgary at Alberta, Canada. Dr. Lauryssen advanced his training and experience by completing a spinal neurosurgical surgery fellowship program at the University of Alabama at the Birmingham School of Medicine.
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