David Wrubel, MD

 David Wrubel David Wrubel, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Pediatrics
Medical Director, Neuro Spine Care for Kids

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
5455 Meridian Mark Road, Suite 540
Atlanta, GA 30342

To make an appointment: 404-785-2900

Dr. David Wrubel is a pediatric neurosurgeon at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA). The Children’s Neurosciences program provides comprehensive care for children with brain disorders, such as epilepsy and brain tumors, and includes a comprehensive team of neurosurgeons, neurologists, neuropsychologists and neurophysiology social workers, all working together to give children the best possible care. Dr. Wrubel graduated from the University of Miami School of Medicine, completing his residency at the University of Arkansas for Medical Neurosciences, where he later did an internship. He completed a fellowship in Pediatric Neurosurgery at the UTSW School of Medicine. Dr. Wrubel is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgery, the Arkansas Neurological Society, the American Medical Association and the American Institute of Physics.

Dr. Wrubel's research interests include:

  • Post-Operative Non-convulsive Status Epilepticus
  • Cutis Aplasia of the Scalp
  • Pilocytic Astrocytoma in Siblings
  • The Effect on Survival for Esophageal Cancer Patients with Neo-Adjuvant Chemotherapy and Surgery, versus Surgery Alone

Areas of Clinical Interest:

  • brain tumors
  • chiari malformations
  • spinal bifida
  • spinal tumors