Photograph of Dr. Randall Porter, MD, a Phoenix-based neurosurgeon specialized in minimally invasive neurosurgery including Gamma Knife radiosurgery.

Dr. Randall Porter


MD, Rush Medical College, President, Alpha Omega Alpha Honorary Society

BA, Southern Methodist University, Economics, minor in Biology

Internship, Maricopa Medical Center

Residencies and Fellowships

Residency, Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute

Fellowship, Cerebrovascular and Skull Base, Barrow Neurological Institute

Board Certifications

American Board of Neurological Surgeons


  • Acoustic Neuroma Treatment
  • Brain Tumor Treatment
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (MISS)
  • Neurosurgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia Treatment
  • Robotic Surgery

Dr. Porter's Philosophy

"I really enjoy getting to know my patients. I want to know who they are, where they grew up, who their spouse is and how many kids they have. The doctor, patient relationship is very important component to me."


Team Neurosurgeon, Arizona Cardinals
Top Doctor, Phoenix Magazine
Top Doctor, Banner Thunderbird Medical Center
Teacher of the Year, Neurosurgery, Barrow Neurological Institute
Best Poster, North American Skull Base Society
Third place, Congress of Neurological Surgeons Photography Contest
President, Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
AMA Medical Student Section Award For Outstanding Membership Recruitment
Chairman, The Daniel E. Welsh Memorial Lecture
Dean’s Summer Research Fellowship, Rush Medical College

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  • Imaging Report
  • Pertinent Medical Records
  • Demographics
  • Insurance Card (s)
  • Referral (if required)

Telephone: (602) 406-4856
Fax: (602) 406-3369

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