Dr. Kevin A. Vaught, MD

Dr. Kevin A. Vaught, MD

Neurosurgeon at Regional Brain & Spine

Meet Dr. Kevin A. Vaught, MD

At Regional Brain & Spine, our goal is to provide neurosurgical expertise to anyone in need and to provide it with the degree of concern and compassion that we would hope to have for members of our own family. Regional Brain & Spine is a practice of micro-neurosurgery specializing in spinal surgery, brain surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, peripheral nerve surgery, carotid vascular surgery and neuro trauma.

Dr. Vaught is a board certified neurosurgeon who joined Regional Brain & Spine upon his arrival in Cape Girardeau, Missouri in 2003. Dr. Vaught earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Houston in 1989. He received his medical degree in 1993 from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Vaught completed his general surgery internship at the University of Tennessee in 1994 and his neurosurgical residency at the University of Tennessee, Semmes-Murphy Clinic in 1999, where he was chief resident. In October of 2006, Dr. Vaught became a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Vaught is a noted public speaker who has given presentations on numerous neurological topics.

Directions to our primary location in

Cape Girardeau, MO

How Dr. Kevin A. Vaught, MD Can Help You


  • Neurosurgeon

Languages Spoken

  • English


  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Muscle Pain / Muscle Strain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoporotic Compression Fractures
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic spine disorders
  • Trauma
  • Tumors


  • Discectomy
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lower Back Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy / Microdecompression
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Pain Pumps
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Upper Back Surgery

Accolades for Dr. Kevin A. Vaught, MD

Professional Distinctions

  • Chief of Staff – Southeast Missouri Hospital
  • Board of Directors - Southeast Missouri Hospital
  • Clinical Facilitator for Kyphon, training spine surgeons in Kyphoplasty procedures
  • Provider of neurological sports medicine to Southeast Missouri State University Athletic program
  • U.S. Army Reserve - Major, 1993-2002, Honorable Discharge

Professional Affiliations

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society
  • Neurocritical Care Society

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery

Office Information for Dr. Kevin A. Vaught, MD

1723 Broadway
Suite 410
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
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Additional Locations

Perry County Memorial Hospital
434 N. West Street, Medical Services Build A - Suite 202
Perryville, MO 63775
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Profile last updated: August 31, 2016. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.