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Joshua Prickett, DO,FACOS

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4.4 out of 5
77  Ratings , 13  Comments


Joshua Prickett, DO, FACOS, is a board-certified neurosurgeon with expertise in neuro-oncology, spinal and skull base neurosurgery ─ including minimally invasive approaches and endoscopic skull base surgery with a special interest in pituitary pathology.

Dr. Prickett completed his residency training at Virginia Tech Carilion Clinic in Roanoke, Virginia, and his fellowship in skull-base, pituitary, and minimally invasive and endoscopic neurosurgery at Swedish Neuroscience Institute in Seattle, Washington in 2019. He joined Virginia Brain and Spine Center | Valley Health in July of 2022 and is a Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons.

Dr. Prickett is from a small town outside of Houston, TX. In his free time, he and his wife enjoy spending time with their daughter at the lake or beach. He is a bit of a history buff and enjoys hiking, ultimate frisbee, and the guitar.

Dr. Prickett explains the benefit of Gleolan during brain surgery.

Medical Interests Areas of Interest:
  • Endoscopic endonasal skull base and pituitary tumors
  • Neuro-oncology
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery
  • Spinal decompressions, including minimally invasive spinal instrumentation/fusions
  • Spinal and cranial trauma
  • Peripheral nerve, including carpal tunnel
  • Board Certification
  • American Osteopathic Board of Surgery in Neurological Surgery
  • Fellowship
  • Skull Base, Pituitary and Minimally Invasive Cranial Swedish Neuroscience
    Seattle, WA
  • Residency
  • Neurological Surgery Virginia Tech Carilion Clinic
    Roanoke, VA
  • Internship
  • General Surgery Virginia Tech Carilion Clinic
    Roanoke, VA
  • Medical School
  • School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona (SOMA) A.T. Still University
    Mesa, AZ


  • 01/18/2024
    Rating: 5


  • 01/04/2024
    Rating: 5


  • 12/23/2023
    Rating: 5

    Dr. Prickett was excellent. Knowledgeable and professional. Made both my husband and I very comfortable with this very unusual medical situation (adult onset hydrocephalus)

  • 12/21/2023
    Rating: 5

    So far so good. No problem