Dr. Richard Lochhead, MD
Dr. Richard A. Lochhead – Neurosurgeon
Dr. Lochhead is an Idaho neurosurgeon serving the Boise, Idaho Metropolitan area. He specializes in Cranial Neurosurgery, Minimally invasive and Complex Spinal Surgery, Adult Deformity, Scoliosis and Peripheral Nerve.
Dr. Lochhead attended Brigham Young University for his undergraduate degree and earned his medical degree from Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed a general surgery internship at the Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center. His neurosurgery residency training included the Barrow Neurological Institute and St. Joseph’s Hospital. He additionally completed a Skull Base Surgery Fellowship at the International Neuroscience Institute.
Dr. Lochhead’s Team
David Nielson, PA-C
David Nielson received his first Master of Science in Exercise Science from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah in 2009. He received his second Master of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 2011.
He is fluent in Spanish and is ACLS certified.