Mark J. Puccioni, MD


Mark J.
Puccioni, MD

An Omaha native, Mark Puccioni joined Midwest Neurosurgery and Spine Specialists after completing his residency in neurosurgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2001. Dr. Puccioni earned his Bachelor of Science degree cum laude from Creighton University in 1991 and graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center’s medical school program in 1995, completing his general surgery internship at UNMC in 1996.

Board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and Pediatric Neurosurgery, he specializes in both pediatric and adult neurosurgery. He is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society and the Congress of Neurological Surgeons Joint Sections on the Neurosurgery of Tumors, Trauma and Critical Care, and Pediatric Neurosurgery.  He is also a member of the American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons and the American Epilepsy Society.


Dr. Puccioni is fellowship trained in Pediatric Neurosurgery, completed at Children’s Medical Center Dallas/University of Texas Southwestern. He is the Director of Neurosurgery Residency Training at Children’s Hospital in Omaha, and an assistant professor and clinical instructor for medical students at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine. In addition, Dr. Puccioni serves on the advisory board of the Dandy-Walker Alliance, is a national advisor to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, and is co-director of the Craniofacial Center at Children’s Hospital in Omaha, Nebraska.

OFFICE ADDRESS
Midwest Neurosurgery & Spine Specialists
8005 Farnam Drive
Suite 305
Omaha, NE 68114 
Phone: (402) 398-9243
Fax: (402) 398-9253 

CURRICULUM VITAE 

EDUCATION 
Fellowship: Pediatric Neurosurgery
University of Texas Southwestern
Children's Medical Center at Dallas, June 2003 - July 2004

Residency: Neurologic Surgery
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska, July 1996 - June 2001

Internship: General Surgery
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska, July 1995 - June 1996

Medical School:
University of Nebraska College of Medicine
Omaha, Nebraska
Doctor of Medicine, 1995

College:
Creighton University
Omaha, Nebraska
BS awarded 1991; Cum Laude

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS
American Board of Neurological Surgery
American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgeons