/Meet Our Team – NeuroSpine
Meet Our Team – NeuroSpine 2017-11-02T15:48:41+00:00


The neurosurgeons at NeuroSpine Center are board certified and fellowship trained in their field. They are dedicated to providing exceptional care in the evaluation and treatment of patients suffering from disorders of the brain, spine and peripheral nerves.

Neuroendovascular Surgery

NeuroSpine Center’s comprehensive neuroscience team includes a physician who is board certified in neurology and fellowship trained in neuroendovascular surgery, a highly specialized field that focuses on the treatment of complex brain and spinal cord vascular disease.

John Michael Whapham, MD, MS

Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment

Our osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) physician provides hands-on, non-operative care at NeuroSpine Center. Treatments are used to promote healing, increase overall mobility and reduce pain. He also maintains a clinical faculty position at the Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Kevin Joseph Hayes, DO

Nurse Practitioner

Jennifer Fortson, CRNP, MSN

Nurse Coordinators

Our exceptional team of nurses is trained to assess diagnose and treat medical conditions. These nurses accompany our doctors on patient visits, enhancing quality patient care by providing educational information and ensuring the specific needs of each patient are met.

Teresa Hinkle, RN

Jeremy Kelley, RN

Alyse Murkerson, BSN, RN

Jillian Railey, BSN, RN, CNRN