Stephen Shelby Burks, MD

Neurosurgery | Specializes in nerve repair

Miami, FL

University of Miami and Jackson Memorial Hospital

1095 NW 14th Terrace
Miami, FL 33136

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Stephen Burks, MD

Dr. Stephen Shelby Burks is a physician-scientist who completed training at the University of Miami and Jackson Memorial Hospital in Neurological Surgery. He graduated from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine with honors distinction in 2014. Since undergraduate studies, he has contributed to the field of neurotrauma.
Dr. Burks begun investigating peripheral nerve injury at the University of Miami. He has contributed to multiple clinical reports specifically on sciatic nerve injury. Working in collaboration with The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, he has been heavily involved in the transplantation of Schwann cells for patients with severe peripheral nerve injury.

Medical Degree: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine in Miami, FL
Residency: Neurosurgery at University of Miami and Jackson Memorial Hospital