Hart Garner, M.D., joined Metropolitan Neurosurgery in 2008. He is board certified in Neurosurgery by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and specializes in the treatment of routine and complex degenerative disorders of the spine including adult spinal deformity, tumors of the brain and spine, and cranial and spinal trauma.
Dr. Garner received his undergraduate degree from Miami University of Ohio and, in 2002, completed his M.D. at the University of Minnesota. He completed his neurosurgical training and internships at the University of Minnesota in 2008. Dr. Garner is a native Minnesotan, born in Minneapolis, and lives in the Twin Cities with his family. Outside of medicine, his interests include skiing, golfing, and sailing, both locally and on his many travels.
Dr. Garner serves as the director of the neurosurgery trauma program at Mercy and is actively involved in a multidisciplinary spine treatment program with an interventional pain specialist, physical therapist, radiologist, chiropractors, and other practitioners. In addition to clinical practice, Dr. Garner is actively involved in the research and development of new techniques in minimally invasive spine surgery. He has been active in administrative positions at several of the hospitals he attends, and is a member of the Minnesota State Trauma Advisory Council, as well as the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, and the Minnesota Neurosurgical Society.
Dr. Garner is accepting new patients. He is on the medical staff at Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Maple Grove Hospital, Mercy Hospital, North Memorial Medical Center, and Unity Hospital.