New Neurosurgeon Opens Rock Creek Neurosurgery
Chad W. Farley, MD, neurosurgeon, has opened Rock Creek Neurosurgery (RCN) providing his neurosurgical expertise to Utah County and the further southern counties. The primary office is located at Mountain View Hospital. He will perform surgery mainly at Mountain View Hospital and at Mt. Timpanogos Hospital in Orem as well as Utah Valley Regional Medical Center.
RCN provides comprehensive adult neurosurgical care including head trauma, brain tumors, degenerative spinal disorders such has herniated discs, and complex spinal deformities in addition to other pathologies. The focus of RCN centers on each patient experience and a focus on high quality outcomes for any condition. Dr. Farley with RCN strongly emphasizes a meaningful relationship between patient and surgeon.
Dr. Farley received a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from the University of Arizona, and graduated from the University of Arizona, School of Medicine in May 2007. He joined the Mayfield Clinic and University of Cincinnati Department of Neurosurgery in 2007 for a residency in neurosurgery. In 2013, he served as chief resident in Cincinnati both at Good Samaritan Hospital, and University Hospital. Training with the renowned Mayfield clinic provided exposure to a high volume of cranial and spinal pathologies. During residency, he completed a fellowship in neuro-critical care focusing on the management of traumatic brain injured patients.
After completing his residency in 2013, he furthered his training with a one-year fellowship in complex and reconstructive spinal deformities. He has trained with nationally recognized experts in the field of spine surgery under the direction of Charlie Kuntz IV MD, Frank LaMarca MD, Paul Park, MD. His research interests have focused on head trauma, concussion and spine with publications in multiple peer reviewed journals including Neurosurgery, Neurosurgery (spine), Spine and Pediatrics. Dr. Farley is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons and North American Spine Society. He is board eligible with the American Board of Neurological Surgeons.
He is accepting new patients and is currently scheduling new appointments. For more information, please call (801) 609-9310 or go to