Kevin Vaught, MD, FACS, CIME

Kevin Vaught, MD, FACS, FAANS, CIME

Board Certified: American Board of Neurological Surgery
Fellow: American College of Surgeons, American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Certified: Independent Medical Examiner
MD: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Internship: University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN
Residency: University of Tennessee, Semmes-Murphey Clinic, Memphis, TN
Former Chief of Staff: Southeast Missouri Hospital, Cape Girardeau, MO

With over 15 years of neurosurgical experience, Dr. Kevin Vaught has the expertise to treat a variety of complex spine, brain and peripheral nerve conditions. He also coordinates nonsurgical and pain management care with his associates in Cape Girardeau and Perryville.

As a medical student, Dr. Kevin Vaught was fortunate to have a mentor who set an amazing example of how to practice medicine with dedication and genuine compassion. Today, Dr. Kevin Vaught honors this experience by mentoring up-and-coming physicians and surgeons himself.

Dr. Vaught has held several leadership positions at Southeast Missouri Hospital, including Chief of Neurosurgery, Chair of the Continuing Medical Education Committee, and Physician Excellence Committee Member. He also stays active in the community by giving educational presentations to local students, patients and other physicians.

In his spare time, Dr. Vaught enjoys cycling, and he and his wife stay busy supporting the activities of their three sons.

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Helpful Educational Animation Videos from

ALIF (Lumbar Fusion)
Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
Anterior Cervical Discectomy
Kyphoplasty / Vertebroplasty
Laminectomy / Decompression
Microdiscectomy / Discectomy
PLIF  (Lumbar Fusion)
Posterior Cervical Decompression
Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion
Spinal Pain Pump / Cord Stimulation

Dr. Vaught Patient Testimonial Videos
Eric’s Story of Hope (Neck Surgery)
Harry’s Story of Hope (Back Surgery)
Ronnie’s Story of Hope (Trigeminal Neuralgia)

Dr. Vaught Educational Videos
Mazor X TM system