513.221.1100 or 800.325.7787

Office locations

Mayfield Brain & Spine

3825 Edwards Road, Suite 300

Cincinnati, Ohio 45209

Mayfield Brain & Spine

6130 Harrison Avenue

Cincinnati, Ohio 45247

Yair M. Gozal, MD, PhD


Areas of expertise – pituitary tumors, brain tumors, acoustic neuromas, meningiomas, Chiari malformation, trigeminal neuralgia; open and endoscopic skull base surgery, complex cranial surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, Gamma Knife radiosurgery; minimally invasive spine surgery, including discectomy, decompression, and fusion


  • Undergraduate: Case Western Reserve University, 2002
  • Doctorate: Emory University School of Medicine, 2009
  • Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine, 2011
  • Residency: Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 2017
  • Fellowship: Skull base and open cerebrovascular neurosurgery, University of Utah, 2018


    American Board of Neurological Surgery


  • Mayfield Brain & Spine, Cincinnati: Neurosurgeon, 2018-present

Primary hospital affiliations*

The Jewish Hospital, Mercy West Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, The Christ 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)
  • Ohio State Neurosurgical Society
  • North American Skull Base Society
  • AANS/CNS Section on Tumors
  • Acoustic Neuroma Association
  • Pituitary Network Association


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

Related links

Joseph's story: Acoustic Neuroma Surgery

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Joseph's story: MVD for Trigeminal Neuralgia

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