Adult Neurosurgery

Jay K. Nathan, MD

Dr. Jay K. Nathan specializes in degenerative spinal disease, cervical and lumbar disorders, and spinal tumors. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley and medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his residency at the University of Michigan and a fellowship in neurological spine surgery at Stanford. He is a member of the American Medical Association, Congress of Neurological Surgeons and American Association of Neurological Surgeons. Along with his clinical interest in spinal surgery, Dr. Nathan is involved in health policy, quality improvement and outcomes, and patient safety at a national level.

Dr. Nathan is a licensed pilot. In his spare time, he enjoys spending quality time with his family and traveling when he can. He is also a fan of Formula One and motorsports, which makes him a perfect fit for the Indianapolis area!

Office Locations:

Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine – Avon

120 Avon Marketplace
Suite 100
Avon, IN 46123


Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine – Greenwood

555 E County Line Road
Suite 202
Greenwood, IN 46143

Hospital Locations:

Ascension St. Vincent Hospital
2001 W. 86th St
Indianapolis, IN 46260


Franciscan Health – Indianapolis
8111 S. Emerson Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46237


University of California, Berkeley

Stanford University School of Medicine

University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI

Stanford University School of Medicine
Neurosurgery Spine Fellow

Licenses & Certification:

Indiana Medical License

Professional Organizations:

American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Congress of Neurological Surgeons

Honors, Awards, Achievements:

Association for Academic Surgery Student Research Award for Outstanding Performance in ACGME ACGME David C. Leach Award nominee
University of Michigan


Resident Travel Award, AANS/CNS Joint Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves
University of Chicago

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