Devin Amin, MD

Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Program Director, Neurosurgery Residency Program

    About me

    Dr. Devin Amin is a neurosurgeon and an Associate Professor in the Department of Surgery at the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine.

    Dr. Amin completed his Neurosurgery residency at the University of Pittsburgh Department of Neurological Surgery after finishing med school at University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University.  Dr. Amin also earned a PhD in Biomedical engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.

    Dr. Amin has a special interest and surgical expertise in endoscopic pituitary and skull base surgery.  His research interests include Image Guided Surgery.

    Dr. Amin has been awarded the Excellence in Medical Teaching Award at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, & 2022. 


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    Education & training

    Board Certifications
    Medical School
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
    Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
    University of Pittsburgh, PA - Department of Neurological Surgery


    Research Interests
    Minimally Invasive and Complex Spine Surgery, Skull Base Surgery, Cerebro Vascular Surgery

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    SIU Medicine physicians perform first transorbital skull base surgery in central Illinois

    Dr. Dana Crosby, chair of the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and neurosurgeon Dr. Devin Amin recently completed the first transorbital skull base surgery in central Illinois.