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Why choose a neurosurgeon?

Neurosurgeons are trained as both brain and spine surgeons. They are the only physicians who surgically treat the brain and the entire spine; including the spinal cord and nerves.

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Sharon Eriksen, C.N.P.

Sharon Eriksen, C.N.P.

Sharon Eriksen, C.N.P., received a bachelor's degree in Nursing from the University of Wisconsin and a master's degree from Metropolitan State University. She became a certified Neuroscience Registered Nurse in 1995 and certified Family Nurse Practitioner in 2002.

Sharon has worked in the Neurosurgery Department at the University of Minnesota since 1987. She has numerous lectures, publications and research activities related to neuroscience. She holds memberships with the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses and the Twin Cities Chapter American Association of Neuroscience Nurses.  Sharon was awarded an Outstanding Nurse Award in the Mpls/St Paul Magazine Outstanding Nurses Edition, 2012. 

Sharon currently sees patients in our Minneapolis clinic and at Abbott Northwestern Hospital. She joined Neurosurgical Associates in 2002.

Office Location(s):

Neurosurgical Associates, Ltd.

913 East 26th Street
305 Piper Building
Minneapolis, Minnesota   55404
Location Phone: 612-871-7278
Location Fax: 612-863-8531