Dr. Muhammad Omar Chohan, MD

Dr. Muhammad Omar Chohan, MD

Neurosurgeon at UNM Health Center for Spinal Health

Meet Dr. Muhammad Omar Chohan, MD

Dr. Chohan is a fellowship-trained neurosurgeon with UNM Health Center for Spinal Health.

He specializes in comprehensive surgical care for patients with primary and metastatic brain and spine tumors.

Dr. Chohan at a Glance

  • Dr. Chohan maintains a particular focus is in the care of spine tumors, where he uses sophisticated techniques like stereotactic radiosurgery.
  • He received extensive training in minimally invasive endoscopic neurosurgery at New York’s Weill Cornell Medical College.

For premium spine care, discuss your options with Dr. Chohan.

Dr. Chohan is a member of UNM Health Center for Spinal Health.

Directions to our primary location in

Albuquerque, NM

How Dr. Muhammad Omar Chohan, MD Can Help You


  • Neurosurgeon

Languages Spoken

  • English


  • Astrocytomas
  • Brain Tumors
  • Chiari Malformation
  • Degenerative Spine Disease
  • Glioblastoma
  • Insular Gliomas
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic Spine Tumors
  • Oligodendrogliomas
  • Pineal Region Tumors
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Primary Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Vestibular Schwannomas


  • Brain Stereotactic Radiosurgery (Gamma knife and LINAC)
  • Cervical Fusion
  • Endoscopic Neurosurgery
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Spine Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SBRT)

Accolades for Dr. Muhammad Omar Chohan, MD

Professional Distinctions

  • Fellowship, Neurosurgery - Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center/Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

Professional Affiliations

  • Society for Neuro-Oncology
  • AANS/CNS Section on Tumors
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • AANS/CNS Cerebrovascular section

Office Information for Dr. Muhammad Omar Chohan, MD

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