513.221.1100 or 800.325.7787

Office locations

Mayfield Rookwood Office

3825 Edwards Road, Suite 300

Cincinnati, Ohio 45209

Robert J. Bohinski, MD, PhD


Areas of expertise - minimally invasive spine surgery, discectomy, decompression, spinal fusion, and artificial disc replacement; spine deformity surgery, including kyphosis and scoliosis; tumors of the brain, spine and pituitary gland, Chiari malformation


  • Undergraduate: John Carroll University, Cleveland, Ohio, 1989
  • Doctorate: Molecular and Developmental Biology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 1994
  • Medical School: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 1996
  • Residency: Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 2002
  • Fellowships: Spinal and Cranial Neuro-oncology, The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 2003; Complex Spinal Deformity Surgery, Northwestern University liorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, 2003


  • American Board of Neurological Surgery


  • Mayfield Brain & Spine, Cincinnati: Neurosurgeon, 2003-present; Treasurer, Board of Directors, 2013-2018; member at Large, Board of Directors, 2010-2012
  • UC College of Medicine: Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, 2003-2017
  • Mayfield Spine Surgery Center: Medical Advisory Committee member

Primary hospital affiliations*

Mayfield Spine Surgery Center, The Christ Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, The Jewish Hospital

*Mayfield is affiliated with most major hospitals in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky

Professional memberships

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS)
  • AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves
  • AANS/CNS Section on Tumors
  • American Medical Association
  • Frank H. Mayfield Society
  • North American Spine Society
  • Pituitary Network Association


View Dr. Bohinski's publications in the PubMed database.

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