As a member of the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine’s Department of Neurosurgery, Dr. Hayman provides the most advanced spine care and surgical techniques to patients in the region’s only academic medical center. Dr. Hayman joined USF Health after finishing after finishing his complex and minimally invasive spine surgery fellowship at the Swedish Neuroscience Institute in Seattle. He completed his residency training at the University of Maryland and received his MD from the University of Colorado School of Medicine. He is a board eligible neurosurgeon and is licensed in the States of Florida and Washington. Dr. Hayman maintains a research interest in secondary injury mechanisms after CNS injury. During his time at the University of Colorado, he was awarded a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Fellowship to pursue a dedicated year of tumor immunology research at Memorial Sloan Kettering in New York City. Dr. Hayman has published over 15 peer reviewed research articles and authored multiple book chapters on brain and spine conditions. Trained in all aspects of brain and spine surgery, Dr. Hayman has a particular focus in disorders of the spine requiring complex reconstructive procedures, including thoracolumbar scoliosis, revision spinal surgery, and cervical kyphosis. He has additional clinical interests in motion preserving surgery and minimally invasive procedures. Dr. Hayman is committed to excellence in patient care, research, and education. He offers services at Tampa General Hospital, specializing in, thoracolumbar scoliosis, complex revision spine surgery, minimally invasive and motion sparing spine surgery, and general neurosurgery.