Dr. Louis Provenza is a board-certified neurosurgeon and fellow of the American Association of Neurological Surgery practicing at United Regional Physician Group. He treats surgical diseases of the brain, spine and peripheral nerves. Dr. Provenza has extensive experience in these areas, as well as a special interest in minimally invasive spine surgery and motion preservation of the spine.
Dr. Provenza earned his Doctor of Medicine from Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans before completing a surgical internship at the Oschner Foundation Hospital in New Orleans. He completed his neurosurgical residency at Tulane University School of Medicine as the chief resident.
Dr. Provenza continues to keep current with the new technology and evolving neurosurgical techniques such as cranial navigation, robotic and minimally invasive spine surgery, and artificial disc replacement.
When not treating patients or reviewing the latest medical technology, Dr. Provenza spends time with his wife, children and grandchildren. He also enjoys flying, photography, sailing and scuba diving.