Amit Ayer, MD

Neurological Surgery
Amit Ayer, MD

Primary Location

CHPG Penrose Neurosciences
2222 N Nevada Ave
Colorado Springs, CO, 80907-6865
Schedule an Appointment
719-776-3580
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Amit Ayer, MD

Amit Ayer, MD

Neurological Surgery

Specialties

Neurological Surgery

Education & Background

Fellowship
Stanford University
Epilepsy, Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
Residency
Northwestern University
Neurological Surgery
Medical Education
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Internship
Northwestern University
Neurological Surgery
Certification
American Board of Neurological Surgery (ABNS)
Gender
Male

About Amit Ayer, MD

Amit Ayer, MD, is passionate about patient-focused, technologically advanced care to provide individuals and their families with a variety of options to process with care best suiting their needs. He believes strongly in the importance of continued research and leading-edge therapies to provide the best possible options for patients and their loved ones.

Dr. Ayer received his undergraduate degree in Immunology at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. He earned his medical degree at Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and completed his residency program at Northwestern Memorial Hospital Chicago, Illinois, in Neurosurgery. During his residency, he trained in skull base surgery and neuro-oncology in Italy at Agostino Gemelli University Hospital (2019). He then completed a fellowship in Epilepsy and Functional Neurosurgery at Stanford Healthcare in Stanford, California. Additionally, Dr. Ayer holds a Master of Business Administration from Kellogg School of Management in Evanston, Illinois.

When not treating patients. Dr. Ayer enjoys hiking, traveling, playing guitar, developing medical technology, and spending time with his wife and golden retriever.

Special Interests

  • Movement disorders
  • Epilepsy monitoring & treatment
  • Spine disorders
  • Brain tumors
  • Neurosurgical trauma
  • Deep brain stimulation
  • Minimally invasive neurostimulation
  • Spinal cord stimulation
  • Microvascular decompression
  • Brain tumor surgery
  • Spine surgery
  • Spasticity surgery

Location

CHPG Penrose Neurosciences
2222 N Nevada Ave
Colorado Springs, CO, 80907-6865
Phone: 719-776-3580