Dr. Jeffrey P. Mullin

Dr. Jeffrey Mullin is an Assistant Professor at the State University of New York at Buffalo who joined UBNS in August of 2018. His clinical focus centers around spinal deformity and biomechanics as well as treatment of disorders of the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine. His areas of expertise are herniated disc; spinal stenosis; scoliosis; spinal instability & deformity; spinal tumor and infection in both adult and pediatric patients. His research interests include spinal biomechanics, quality improvement/outcomes, and neurosurgical medical education. In addition to specialized spine surgery, Dr. Mullin also practices general cranial neurosurgery.

Dr. Mullin comes to Buffalo after completing a fellowship in complex deformity spine at the University of Virginia. Prior to that he had completed his general neurosurgical residency at Cleveland Clinic. He received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in 2010. He also received his MBA from the University of Notre Dame in 2006 and completed an enfolded fellowship in epilepsy surgery at Cleveland Clinic from 2014-2016.

Dr. Mullin has authored several peer-reviewed publications and book chapters and has presented at numerous national neurosurgical meetings. He is an active member of AANS, CNS, and CSNS.

Dr. Mullin sees patients at both the Comprehensive Neuroscience Center in Williamsville and our Orchard Park office. He performs surgeries at Buffalo General Medical Center/Gates Vascular Institute.

Selected Publications
View a partial list of Dr. Mullin’s publications through the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed online database.

Clinical Interests

Clinically, his interests lie in spinal deformity (degenerative, developmental, and iatrogenic).

Professional Highlights & Certifications

  • Case Western Reserve University Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award, May 2017
  • Neurosurgery Program Director’s Award, Cleveland Clinic, May 2016
  • Neurosurgery Academic Achievement Award, Cleveland Clinic, May  2016
  • Resident Teaching Award, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, May 2016
  • Cleveland Clinic Professional Development Grant award recipient, Dec 2015
  • Resident Teaching Award, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, May 2015
  • Neurosurgery Program Director’s Award, Cleveland Clinic, May 2015
  • Neurosurgery Resident Award at Neurological Institute Research Day, Cleveland Clinic, May 2015
  • Neurosurgery Resident Award at Neurological Institute Research Day, Cleveland Clinic, May 2012
  • Dr. Thomas Dooley Society stipend for international medical rotation
  • Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre, Moshi, Tanzania March-April 2010
  • Most Outstanding Research Project & Presentation, Case Western Reserve University, July, 2005
  • Best Individual Research Presentation and Second Place Overall, Notre Dame Life Science Undergraduate Research Symposium, May 2005
  • Council of State Neurosurgical Societies Fellowship, 2015-2016
  • Washington Committee Fellow, 2016-2017
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons Resident Liaison, 2016-2017
  • Invited peer reviewer: World Neurosurgery; Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery; The Ochsner Journal

Certifications

  • ABNS Neurosurgery written board examination: Passed, March 2014
  • USMLE Step 3: Passed, June 2011
  • USMLE Step 2 CS: Passed, September 2009
  • USMLE Step 2 CK: Passed, July 2009
  • USMLE Step 1: Passed, June 200

Dr. Jeffrey P. Mullin Publications

Comparing Next-Generation Robotic Technology with Three-Dimensional Computed Tomography Navigation Technology for the Insertion of Posterior Pedicle Screws

Khan A, Meyers JE, Yavorek S, O’Connor TE, Siasios I, Mullin JP, Pollina J:...

Comparing Next-Generation Robotic Technology with 3-Dimensional Computed Tomography Navigation Technology for the Insertion of Posterior Pedicle Screws

Khan A, Meyers JE, Yavorek S, O’Connor TE, Siasios I, Mullin JP, Pollina J:...

Robot-Assisted Cortical Bone Trajectory Insertion of Pedicle Screws

Agyei J, Khan A, Jowdy PK, Connor TE, Meyers JE, Mullin JP, Pollina J: Robot-Assisted Cortical Bone Trajectory Insertion of Pedicle Screws: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. Oper Neurosurg (epub July 25, 2019 DOI 10.1093/ons/opz216). PMID 31342070

Kickstand Rod Technique for Correcting Coronal Imbalance in Adult Scoliosis

Buell TJ, Buchholz AL, Mazur MD, Mullin JP, Chen CJ, Sokolowski JD, Yen CP, Shaffrey ME, Shaffrey CI, Smith JS. Kickstand Rod Technique for Correcting Coronal Imbalance in Adult Scoliosis: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. Oper Neurosurg (epub October 4, 2019 DOI...

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