Board certified by the American Board
of Neurological Surgery in 2001, J. Adair Prall, M.D., is a leader
in his field with more
than 14 years of neurosurgical experience. His neurosurgical
interests include complex cervical surgery, and neuroncology,
with training under Dr. Glenn Kindt and Dr. Kevin Lilihei at
the University of Colorado, as well as trigeminal neuralgia,
for which he trained with Dr. John Tew in Cincinnati.
earned his Bachelor’s degree from Princeton University
in 1986 and his medical degree from The University of Cincinnati
in 1991. He began his career as a clinical professor in the Department
of Neurosurgery at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
in 1997. Prior to joining South Denver Neurosurgery in 2004, Dr.
Prall practiced at Intermountain Neurosurgery and Neuroscience.
An accomplished writer, Dr. Prall has authored and co-authored
numerous peer-reviewed journal articles, including contributions
to The Journal
of Trauma and Neurosurgery. Additionally, he is an active member
of national organizations including the Congress of Neurological
Surgeons, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons,
as well as the Rocky Mountain Neurosurgical Society, the Colorado
Society and the Colorado Neurosurgical Society. He presently
as vice-president of the Colorado Neurological Society, and serves
on the Executive Committee of the Joint Section of Trauma and
Critical Care for the AANS and the CNS. He has been a delegate
neurosurgeons to the Council of State Neurosurgical Society for
the last four years.
Dr. Prall is married with two boys and enjoys hiking
14ers, skiing and birding.