Nicholas M. Barbaro

Nicholas M. Barbaro, MD

Betsey Barton Professor of Neurological Surgery



In addition to his academic appointments with the IU School of Medicine Department of Neurological Surgery, Dr. Nicholas Barbaro is the Medical Director of the IU Health Neurosciences Center. In the past 20 years, he has held numerous positions as principal investigator or co-principal investigator on research projects funded by CDC, FDA, NIH and the NINCDS. His research has appeared in more than 150 articles in peer-reviewed journals, including American Journal of Neuroradiology, Annals of Neurology, Epilespia, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, Journal of Neurosurgery, and Neurosurgery.

Dr. Barbaro is president-elect of The Society of Neurological Surgeons and holds several positions with neurological professional organizations.



(317) 396-1300 

Neurological Surgery
IU Health Neuroscience Center 355 W. 16th Street, Suite 5100
Indianapolis, IN 46202


Titles & Appointments

  • Professor of Neurology