Arthur Ulm MD

First and foremost, my purpose and goal, is to provide the highest quality of care to every patient; promoting healing, relieving pain while providing a rapid return to normal life.


Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Tennessee

First and foremost, my purpose and goal, is to provide the highest quality of care to every patient;

A native of Alabama, Dr. Ulm graduated from Auburn University and subsequently obtained his medical degree from the University of Alabama, School of Medicine in 1999. Dr. Ulm completed neurosurgery residency at the University of Florida, as well as additional fellowship training in Microsurgical Anatomy under the tutelage of world-renowned, Dr. Albert Rhoton. Dr. Ulm also completed an additional fellowship for Vascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery at Vanderbilt University.

Dr. Ulm's clinical interests include the treatment of brain vascular disease with traditional open surgery and endovascular techniques. Another area of focus is the treatment of complex spinal problems with minimally invasive surgery.

Prior to joining HW Neurological Institute, Dr. Ulm founded the interventional cerebrovascular program at the Medical Center of Central Georgia, performing the regions first aneurysm coiling, brain bypass procedure and interventional stroke treatment. He served as assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at Louisiana State University in New Orleans, instructing residents and fellows in neurosurgery, endovascular (interventional) neurosurgery and continues to train tomorrow's neurosurgeons in an ongoing microsurgical anatomy lab.

Research interests include the pathogenesis of aneurysm formation, biomechanics of spinal disease, clinical outcome measures after aneurysm treatment and microsurgical anatomy.

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  • Main Office

    330 22nd Avenue North
    Nashville, TN 37203

  • Skyline Medical Office Building

    3443 Dickerson Rd. Suite 340
    Nashville, TN 37207

  • Dr. Mathews Spring Hill Clinic

    3001 Reserve Blvd, Suite 201
    Spring Hill, TN 37174



  • B.S. Zoology

    Auburn University

  • Medical

    University of Alabama

  • Internship

    University of Florida, Shands Hospital, General Surgery

  • Residency

    University of Florida, Shands Hospital, Neurosurgery

  • Fellowships

    University of Florida, Microsurgical Neuroanatomy (Dr. Albert Rhoton) Vanderbilt University, Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery


  • Oct 2010 —  Nov 2020

    American Board of Neurological Surgery Recertification November 2010 – December 2020


  • Jun 2009 —  Present

    Faculty appointment, Assistant Professor Neurological Surgery, Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA.

  • Jun 2006 —  Jun 2009

    Faculty appointment, Assistant Professor, Mercer University School of Medicine, Georgia Neurosurgical Institute, Macon, GA.

  • Dec 2005 —  Dec 2006

    January 2007: Faculty appointment, Instructor, Vanderbilt University Department of Neurosurgery, Nashville, TN.

  • Jun 2005 —  Nov 2005

    Faculty appointment, Lecturer, University of Florida Department of Neurosurgery, Gainesville, FL.


  • Congress of Neurological Surgery
  • American Association of Neurological Surgery
  • Southern Neurosurgical Society
  • Georgia Neurosurgical Society


  • Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Tennessee