Moises S. Googe, D.O.

Dr. Googe specializes in the surgical treatment of brain and spine disorders.  His special interests include surgical treatment of complex spine surgery, minimally-invasive approaches, peripheral nerve procedures, primary and metastatic tumors of the spine and brain, and cranial and spinal robotic radio surgery. Dr. Googe is affiliated with Metro Health, Mercy Health, and Spectrum Health.

Practice

  • Specialization in surgical treatment of brain and spine disorders
  • Primary and metastatic tumors of the brain and spine
  • Cranial and spinal robotic radiosurgery – Cyber Knife®, Gamma knife®, Linac®
  • Complex spine surgery
  • Peripheral nerve procedures (Decompression, Transpositions and Repair)
  • Minimally-invasive approaches

Experience & Qualifications

  • Partner in Private Practice – August 2014 to Present, Kent Neurological Associates, P.C.
  • Captain, Flight Surgeon – June 2010 to Present, United States Air Force
  • State Medical Licensure – January 1, 2014 – Present, State of Michigan

Education

  • Neurological Surgery Residency – July 2008 – June 2014, Midwestern University Advocate BroMenn, Medical Center Normal, IL
  • Specialty Rotation in Pediatric Neurosurgery – July 2011 – December 2011 Northwestern University Children’s Memorial Hospital Chicago, IL
  • Specialty Rotation in Neurotrauma and Neurosurgery – July 2010 – December 2010, October 2009 – December 2009, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria OSF Saint Francis Medical Center Peoria, IL
  • Specialty Rotation in General Trauma – July 2009 – September 2009, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria OSF Saint Francis Medical Center Peoria, IL
  • Medical Education – 2004 – 2008, Michigan State University – Degree – D.O., College of Osteopathic Medicine East Lansing, MI
  • Related General Education – 2002 – 2003, University of Texas at Austin Marine Science Institute Austin, TX, M.S. Program Marine Science sp. Marine Geochemistry
  • Related General Education – 1996 – 2000, Michigan State University East Lansing, MI, Degree – B.S. in Lyman Briggs School–Zoology specializing in Marine Biology

Hospital Affiliations

  • July 22, 2014 – Present Metro Health, Grand Rapids, MI
  • August 5, 2014 – Present Saint Mary’s Mercy Health, Grand Rapids, MI
  • August 29, 2014 – Present Spectrum Health, Grand Rapids, MI