Our Team


Peak Center Director
Kenneth R. Peak Presidential Distinguished Chair
Director of Brain Metastasis, Glial Tumor, and Pituitary Tumor and Disorder Initiative
Co-Director, Skull Base Tumor Initiative
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Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery
Co-Director, Skull Base Tumor Initiative

Co-Director, Neurovascular Center 

Glenn Anderson, MD
Medical Director Neurosurgery, Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital

Paul Holman, MD
Director, Houston Methodist Neurological Institute Spine Center

Richard Simpson, MD, PhD
Director, Functional and Movement Disorders Surgical Program

Alexander West, MD, PhD
Chief of Neurosurgery and Director of the Spine Services Houston Methodist West Hospital


Director, Divisions of Neurophysiology and Sleep Disorders
Director, Comprehensive Epilepsy Program


Director, Houston Methodist Cancer Center


Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery and the Kenneth R. Peak Brain and Pituitary Treatment Center

Radiation Oncology

Chairman, Radiation Oncology
Specialist in Radiosurgery and Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy
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Vice Chairman, Department of Radiation Oncology
Specialist, Central Nervous System Radiation Oncology


Chair, Department of Ophthalmology
Professor of Ophthalmology in Neurology and Neurological Surgery,
Weill Cornell Medical College
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Department of Ophthalmology
Assistant Professor - Clinical


Chief, Neuropathology
Vice Chair, Education
Director, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency Program
Director, Neuropathology Fellowship

Medical Director, Autopsy Services
Associate Medical Director, Neuropathology
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Director, Research Pathology Core Laboratory
Co-director, Fluorescent Insitu Hybridization ( FISH) Laboratory
Associate Director, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency Program


Section Chief, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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Elaine and Marvy A. Finger Chair for Translation Research
in Metabolic Disorders
Institute for Academic Medicine at Houston Methodist 
Director, Bioenergetics Laboratory and Program
Houston Methodist Research Institute
Interim Division Head, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Department of Medicine, Houston Methodist Hospital
Weill Cornell Medical College


Medical Director, MRI Core, Houston Methodist Research Institute
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To refer a patient, call 713-441-8500 or complete the physician referral form.
Kenneth R. Peak Brain and Pituitary Tumor Treatment & Research Center 
Houston Methodist Hospital - Texas Medical Center
6445 Main Street, Outpatient Center, Floor 24
Houston, TX 77030