Jessica R. Stark, MD
Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, 2012
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 2019
Jessica R. Stark, MD, MPH, is fellowship trained in spine surgery with expertise in both spine and cranial neurosurgery. She focuses on spine trauma, degenerative conditions, and minimally invasive spine surgery.
Dr. Stark received her medical degree at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in New Orleans, where she was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. She completed residency training in the Vivian L. Smith Department of Neurosurgery at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), where she was chief resident. During residency, she completed a master’s degree in public health at the UTHealth School of Public Health and a Council of State Neurosurgical Societies Socioeconomic Fellowship for neurosurgical residents interested in socioeconomic education. She went on to complete a fellowship in spinal neurosurgery at the same institution.
Dr. Stark is the coauthor of peer-reviewed publications and is actively involved in community service. She is committed to excellence in patient care and education, and to keeping patients, their families and referring providers updated throughout the treatment process.