University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Ryan Jewell, M.D.
Ryan Jewell, M.D.

Ryan Jewell, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Neurosurgery
Department of Surgery

Contact Information
Office Location:
Surg-Neurosurgery, Fletcher Bldg; 5th Fl; Mailstop 247FL5


M.D., University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT, 1999
Residency in Neurosurgery, University of Vermont/Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, VT,  2000-2006
Neurosurgical Spine Fellowship, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, 2006-2007

Research Interests

Involved in Multi-Center randomized Trial for Spinal Cord Injury with Drug Cethrin (alseres)   2008
Clinical Outcomes Study for Cervical Fusion with Uniplate. depuy Spine, Raynam, MA

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Neurosurgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT  2007 - present


Dumont TM, Rughani AI, Penar PL, Horgan MA, Tranmer BI, Jewell RP. Increased rate of complications on a neurological surgery service after implementation of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education work-hour restriction. J Neurosurg 2012;116(3):483-6.

Hubbard ME, Jewell RP, Dumont TM, Rughani AI. Spinal injury patterns among skiers and snowboarders.
Neurosurg Focus 2011;31(5):E8.

Rughani AI, Lin  CT, Ares WJ, Cushing DA, Horgan MA, Tranmer BI, Jewell RP, Florman JE.  Helmet use and reduction in skull fractures in skiers and snowboarders admitted to the hospital.  J Neurosurg Ped 2011;7(3):268-71.

Jewell RP, Saundry CM, Bonev AD, Tranmer BI, Wellman GC.  Inhibition of CA++ sparks by oxyhemoglobin in rabbit cerebral arteries.  J Neurosurg 2004;100(2):259-302.