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Brain & Spine

Kamal Woods, MD, FAANS
Neurological Surgery
Hospital Affiliation
Grandview Medical Center, Kettering Medical Center, Soin Medical Center, Sycamore Medical Center

2009 – 2010, Fellowship,
                      Minimally Invasive and Complex Spine
                      Surgery, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center,
                      Los Angeles, CA
2006 – 2011, Residency, Neurological Surgery,
                      Loma Linda University Medical Center,
                      Loma Linda, CA
2005, Medical Degree (MD), Loma Linda University
                      School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA

2015 – present, Board Certified, Neurological Surgery,
            American Board of Neurological Surgeons

Kamal R. Woods, MD, FAANS is a board certified neurosurgeon specializing in minimally invasive spine surgery.  Above all, Dr. Woods is deeply committed to excellence in patient care.

     “Every patient deserves the best, every time!” 
                                 -Kamal Woods, MD, FAANS

Kettering Health Network is proud to have Dr. Woods as the current Medical Director of Neuroscience.


  • Neurological Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Dr. Woods uses the most advanced technologies available, including Robotic Spine Surgery. He is recognized worldwide for his influential role in the oblique lumbar interbody fusion (OLIF) procedure.   

2013 – present, North American Spine Society (NASS)
2006 – present, American Association of
            Neurological Surgeons (AANS)
2006 – present, Congress of Neurological Surgeons

Current, Medical Director, Neuroscience, 
              Kettering Health Network
2015– 2016, Medical Director, Spine Center,
              Loma Linda University Medical Center -
              Murrieta, Murrieta, CA
2015 – 2016, Vice President of Advanced Neurosurgery
              Associates, Inc., Murrieta, CA

2011 – 2015, Assistant Professor of Neurological 
              Surgery, Loma Linda University School of
              Medicine, Loma Linda, CA

2015, Expert Network Distinguished Doctor,
          invitation only service award for distinguished
2014, Top Doctor Award, Inland Empire Magazine
2014, Vitals Patients’ Choice Award, of the nations’
          870,000 active doctors, only five percent were
          accorded this honor by their patients in 2014
2014, Vitals Top 10 Doctor Award, of the nations’
          870,000 active doctors, the top one percent
          were selected to receive this honor by their patients

See Dr. Woods change patient's lives here

Kettering Physician Network–
Care Centered Around You.

Associated Locations
Brain & Spine - Kettering
Kettering Medical Center, Physician Office Building, 3533 Southern Boulevard, Suite 5350
Kettering, OH 45429
P: (937) 643-9299
F: (937) 643-2343