Austin R.T. Colohan, MD, FACS, Loma Linda, CA, 92354

Our multi-disciplinary team of specialists in expert in the care of patients with back and neck problems. Several physicians may be involved in your care, which may include physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians (physiatrists), orthopaedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, pain management specialists and physician assistants. Nurses, physical therapists, psychologists and other highly skilled professionals support our team. As part of an academic medical center, our physicians are all Loma Linda University faculty, allowing them access to the latest spinal research and treatment options.

In line with our mission “to make man whole,” we are committed to providing exceptional care in respect to each patient’s physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being.

Dr. Austin Colohan is a Neurosurgeon with Loma Linda University Medical Center.

Type of Spine Professional

  • Neurosurgeon

Areas of Expertise


  • Arm Pain
  • Auto-Related Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccydynia
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Head Injury
  • Headache / Migraine
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Migraine headaches
  • Neck Disorders
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain / Neuralgia
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Trauma
  • Tumors
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Whiplash


  • Back Surgery
  • Lower Back Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Reconstructive / Revision Spine Surgery
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Upper Back Surgery


  • American Board of Neurological Surgeons

Professional Distinctions

  • Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurological Surgery Loma Linda University Medical Center
  • Program Director, Department of Neurological Surgery Loma Linda University Medical Center
  • Medical Director Rehabilitation, Orthopaedics & Neuroscience Institute, Loma Linda University Medical Center East Campus

Professional Affiliations

  • Society of Neurological Surgeons
  • California Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Western Neurosurgical Society
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons