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Andrew Jea, MD

About Andrew Jea

Dr. Andrew Jea attended the University of Miami School of Medicine. He completed neurosurgical residency program at the University of Miami with an in-folded spine fellowship and obtained a fellowship in pediatric neurosurgery at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada. He also completed a Master of Health Administration degree and will graduate with a Master of Business Administration from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business in May 2021. Dr. Jea is currently Professor of Neurosurgery, Vice-Chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery, Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Co-Director of the Pediatric Neuroscience Institute, and Surgical Director of Quality and Patient Safety at Oklahoma Children’s Hospital and The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Outside of work, Dr. Jea enjoys college football, and remains an avid University of Florida Gators’ fan. Above all else, Dr. Jea adores spending time with his true loves – his wife Lourdes, and their 3 boys, Matthew, Michael, and Ryder.
Affiliations Oklahoma Children's Hospital, OU Health Physicians – Pediatric Neurosurgery Clinic, Schusterman Center – Pediatric Neurosciences Clinic, Schusterman Center
  • Scoliosis Research Society, Fellow
  • Society of Neurological Surgeons, Member
  • American Academy of Neurological Surgery, Member
Health Education
  • Medical School
  • Doctor of Medicine University of Miami School of Medicine
    Miami, FL
  • Fellowship
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery The Hospital for Sick Children
    Toronto, ON
  • Residency
  • Neurological Surgery Jackson Memorial Hospital
    , FL
  • Board Certification
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery
  • American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery
Medical Interests Areas of Interest:
  • Minimally-invasive surgery
  • Brachial plexus repair
  • Peripheral nerve entrapment; peripheral nerve tumors
  • Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Spondylolisthesis/-lysis
  • Spinal column tumors
  • Spine trauma
  • Tethered cord syndrome
  • Pediatric & adult spina bifida
  • Spasticity
  • Selective dorsal rhizotomy
  • Baclofen pump surgery
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