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Professor Doctor Zlatko Ercegovic, MS, MD, PhD, DFNWC

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BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Professor Doctor Zlatko Ercegovic, MS, MD, PhD, DFNWC

Professor Doctor Zlatko Ercegovic is a Distinguished Fellow of New Westminster College. He is a neurosurgeon, Professor and Head of the Department of Spinal Neurosurgery at the University Clinical Center in Tuzla. He is a member of the Neurosurgical Association of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatian Neurosurgical Society, and AO Spine, EANS.

Professor Doctor Ercegović graduated from the Tuzla University School of Medicine and completed his residency training in neurosurgery at the University Clinical Center in Tuzla, Bosnia-Herzegovina. He obtained his six-month residency training in neurosurgery at the State University of New York at Buffalo and two years at the Clinical Hospital Dubrava, University Zagreb in Croatia.

Professor Doctor Ercegović received the Visiting Surgeons Fellowship from the Department of Neurosurgery of State University of New York at Buffalo and finished his three-month  fellowship training in spinal neurosurgery at the Department of Spinal Neurosurgery at Kaleida Health’s Millard Filmore Hospital in Buffalo, New York.

Professor Doctor Ercegović is board certified neurosurgeon by the Federal Ministry of Health of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Professor Dr. Ercegovic’s medical training, education and licensure include:

  • 2012: PhD, Medical School, University of Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • 2009: MS, Medical School, University of Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • 2007: Visiting Neurosurgeon and Fellowship in Spinal Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, State University of New York at Buffalo
  • 2000: Board Certified Neurosurgeon, Federal Ministry of Health of Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • 1995-2000: Resident in Neurosurgery, University Clinical Center, Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • 1998-1999: Clinical Hospital Dubrava, Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1997: Fellowship in Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, State University of New York at Buffalo
  • 1991-1995: Department of Physiology, Medical School, University Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • 1989-1990: Intern in Surgery, Department of Surgery, University Clinical Center, Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • 1982-1989: MD, School of Medicine, University Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Professor Dr. Ercegovic’s clinical interests include:

  • Spinal Neurosurgery
  • Minimally-invasive Neurosurgical Techniques – Endoscopic Surgery and Stereotaxy (Framed and Frameless)
  • Cerebro-vascular Surgery
  • Neuro-oncology
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery

As a Distinguished Fellow of New Westminster College, Professor Doctor Zlatko Ercegovic is dedicated to supporting the highest standards of academic excellence and is committed to the advancement of New Westminster College and its Global Network of Fellows.

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