Photograph of Dr. Jay Turner, PhD, a Phoenix-based neurosurgeon specialized in complex spinal surgery and spinal tumor treatment.

Dr. Jay D. Turner


MD, Rutgers – New Jersey Medical School

Ph.D., Rutgers – New Jersey Medical School, Physiology

Residencies and Fellowships

Residency: Neurosurgery, Barrow Neurological Institute

Fellowship: Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity, Barrow Neurological Institute

Fellowship: Complex Spine Surgery, San Diego Spine Foundation

Fellowship: Complex Spine Surgery, Schulthess Clinic


  • Pediatric Scoliosis Treatment
  • Adult Scoliosis Treatment
  • Complex Spinal Surgery
  • Spine and Spinal Cord Tumor Treatment
  • Spinal Trauma Treatment
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (MISS)

Dr. Turner's Philosophy

What You'll Need to Schedule an Appointment

  • Patient demographics (name, DOB, address, phone)
  • Pertinent medical records
  • Patient insurance card
  • Recent MRI and report (must be within last six months)
  • A physician referral if required by current insurance company

Telephone: (602) 406-2626
Fax: 602-406-3620

Some of the Insurance Plans We Accept

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