Ginsberg, Howard J.

Assistant Professor

BASc (Toronto), MD (Toronto), PhD (Toronto), FRCSC

Main Appointments

  • Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery
  • Neurosurgeon, St. Michael’s Hospital

Additional Appointments

  • Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering

Contact Information

St. Michael’s Hospital
30 Bond Street
Toronto, Ontario, M5B 1W8 Canada

+1 416 864-5703 (office)
ginsbergh@smh.toronto.on.ca (email)


Research Theme

Research Areas

Dr. Ginsberg’s research focuses on engineering applications to neurosurgical procedures with the goal of improving safety and outcome for patients. His current projects include a novel strategy for image guidance in spinal surgery, surgical simulation for the purpose of teaching and pre-operative planning, as well as development of new surgical devices and approaches.

Research Interests

Brain and Spine Trauma, Degenerative Diseases, Tumours.

Select Publications

See current list of publications by this author on PubMed