Clinton J. Baird, M.D.


Oklahoma Spine & Brain Institute
6802 S Olympia Ave. Suite 300
Tulsa, OK 74132
Phone: (918) 749-0762




Clinton J Baird MD, is a graduate of Saint Louis University in Biology and Chemistry and received his medical degree from Saint Louis University .   He completed his neurosurgical residency training at the Johns Hopkins Hospital . Dr. Baird completed fellowship training at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center under Amin Kassam, M.D. in minimally invasive cranial endoscopy.

Dr. Baird is a Clinical Instructor of the Department of Neurosurgery for the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine-Tulsa .

Dr. Baird offers a full spectrum of general neurosurgery services with special interest including:

Minimally Invasive Cranial Endoscopy
        • for pituitary tumors, craniopharygioma, meningioma, rathke’s cleft cyst
           other brain abnormalities
        • for microvascular decompression for trigeminal neuralgia, hemifacial spasm,
           glossopharyngeal neuralgia, and geniculate neuralgia

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
        • for degenerative, trauma, neoplastic and other spinal diseases

Trigeminal Neuralgia Treatment
        •Percutaneous glycerin and radiofrequency rhizotomies
        •Microvascular Decompression
        •CyberKnife Radiosurgery

Brain Tumor Treatment
        • Including motor and language mapping for awake craniotomy

Cerebrovascular Surgery

Microsurgery for Cervical, Thoracic, and Lumbar Disc Disease

Complex Spine Surgery

Professional affiliations of Dr. Baird include membership in the AMA, American Association of Neurosurgical Surgeons, and the Congress of Neurosurgical Surgeons. Dr. Baird has received additional training through a fellowship at the Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA) and has patents pending for devices to advance the development of minimally invasive cranial surgery. In his off time he enjoys spending time with his wife Mindy and their three children (Clinton, Caleb, Laurel).