Douglas J. Long,
A native of Alma, Nebraska, Doug Long joined Midwest Neurosurgery and Spine Specialists in 1990. Board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgeons, Dr. Long specializes in neuro-oncology and spinal surgery including instrumentation, treating both adults and children. Currently, he is a clinical assistant professor of neurosurgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, having served as past chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery and past president of the medical staff office at Methodist Hospital. Dr. Long continues to serve on a wide range of hospital committees in Omaha.
Dr. Long is a member of the skull-base team treating complex tumors involving specialists in the field of neuro-otology, head and neck cancer, and plastic/reconstructive surgery. He established and chairs the Neuro-Oncology Conference at the Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center for brain tumor patients, complex tumors of the spine, and endoscopic endonasal approach to pituitary disorders.