Neurological-Surgery-Flow-Chart, Neurosurgical Surgery

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

Objective Testing

  • X-rays, MRI
  • Rivermead
  • EEG/ERP with possible DTI
  • Neuro Cognitive Evaluation
  • Neuro Psych Evaluation
  • Vitamin D; Sleep Balance / cortisol Melatonin Assay
  • Excercise Tolerance Assessment


  • Photobiomodulation (PBM) / Low-Level Laser Therapy
    – Bed and Board (PBM)
  • Cortisol / Melatonin: Vitamin D
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Injections (ESI, Facet, MBB)
  • Surgery – Brain and Spine (Cervical, Thoracic, Lumbar
Dr. Kruse - Neurosurgeon, Neurosurgical Surgery

3001 Division, Suite 100 | Metairie, Louisiana 70002
phone: 504-262-8866 | fax: 504-962-9067

John J. Kruse, DMD, MD
Board Certified Neurosurgeon

Dr. John J. Kruse, MD specializes in Neurological Surgery. He attended Louisiana State University School of medicine in New Orleans ans graduated in 1993 with honors. Having more than 26 years of diverse experience, he surgically treats disorders of the nervous system, which comprise the brain, spinal cord and nerves. In addition to treating trauma of the head and spine, Dr. Kruse also treats disorders like epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disc disease. Dr Kruse is affiliated with Southern Surgical Hospital and Omega Hospital in Metairie.