Dr. Charley Sansur is a Professor and Director of spine surgery for the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Maryland in Baltimore. He is also the current Program Director and Vice-Chair of Neurosurgery at the University of Maryland. He is a member of the editorial board for the Journal of Neurosurgery, Spine. He has served on the Spine Section Executive Committee since 2010. He holds several patents, and is actively engaged in product development in spine surgery. He is frequently invited to teach other spine surgeons throughout the country at various national meetings.
Dr. Sansur earned his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and obtained a masters degree in clinical research from Duke University. He completed a clinical research training program fellowship at the National Institutes of Health. His neurosurgery residency training was at the University of Virginia. He then completed a combined Orthopedic and Neurosurgical Spine Fellowship at the University of Virginia.