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Office locations

Mayfield Brain & Spine - Rookwood
3825 Edwards Road, Suite 300
Cincinnati, Ohio 45209

Mayfield Brain & Spine - Anderson
7661 Beechmont Avenue, Suite 240
Cincinnati, Ohio 45255

Vincent A. DiNapoli, MD, PhD


Areas of expertise – open and endoscopic skull base surgery; pituitary tumors, meningioma, acoustic neuroma, glioma, metastatic brain tumors; minimally invasive spine surgery, including discectomy, decompression and fusion; complex cranial surgery, trigeminal neuralgia, and Arnold Chiari malformation


  • Undergraduate: Chemistry and Biology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, 2001
  • Doctorate: Neuroscience, West Virginia University, 2006
  • Medical School: West Virginia University School of Medicine, 2008
  • Residency: Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 2014
  • Fellowship: Skull Base and Neuro-Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 2015


    American Board of Neurological Surgery


  • Mayfield Brain & Spine, Cincinnati: Neurosurgeon, 2015-present; Member at Large, Board of Directors, 2019-present
  • The Brain Tumor Center at The Jewish Hospital: Director, 2018-present

Primary hospital affiliations*

The Jewish Hospital – Mercy Health, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mercy West Hospital, Mayfield Spine Surgery Center

*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)
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Society for Neuroscience
  • Association for the Advancement of Science


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

Related links

Joe's story: Meningioma

Matt's story: Grade 4 Acoustic neuroma

Sylvia's story: Atypical meningioma brain tumor

Jordin's story: Glioma brain tumor

Jenny's story: A tumor, a dragon slayer, and the gift of time

Dr. Vincent DiNapoli joins Mayfield Clinic