Todd Shanks, M.D., earned his medical degree from the University of Louisville School of Medicine. He completed an internship in general surgery and began his residency in neurological surgery, both at Louisiana State University in New Orleans. Interrupted by Hurricane Katrina, Dr. Shanks finished his residency at the University of Louisville. He then completed a fellowship in functional neurosurgery at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee. Prior to joining Norton Neuroscience Institute, Dr. Shanks worked with the University of Louisville Department of Neurological Surgery. Dr. Shanks is the medical director of the surgical movement disorders team and co-director of the facial pain clinic for Norton Neuroscience Institute.
University of Louisville School of Medicine
General surgery, Louisiana State University, New Orleans
Neurological surgery, Louisiana State University and University of Louisville School of Medicine.
Functional neurosurgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn.
Patient care focus
Functional neurosurgery with a focus on movement disorders, deep brain stimulation and neuromodulation; craniofacial pain surgery, including Chiari headache, trigeminal neuralgia and glossopharyngeal neuralgia; peripheral nerve injury; brain and spine tumor surgery
4950 Norton Healthcare Blvd Suite 205
Norton Medical Plaza Brownsboro
Louisville, KY 40241