Connecticut Children's Specialty Group

Chief, Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery, Craniofacial Team


Did You Know?

Dr. Martin served for 17 years in the United States Army, including a 2007 combat tour in Iraq. His military decorations include a Bronze Star Medal and Purple Heart.

Jonathan Martin, MD, FAANS


Education: BA, Bowdoin College, 1992
MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine, 1997
Residency: General Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 1997-1998
Neurosurgery, Oregon Health & Science University, 1998-1999
Neurosurgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 2000-2003
Fellowship: Pediatric Neurosurgery, Children’s National Medical Center, 2003-2004

Board Certifications

Pediatric Neurosurgery

Faculty Appointment

Associate Professor of Surgery and Neurosurgery, University of Connecticut School of Medicine


Dr. Martin’s practice focuses exclusively on the treatment of children, encompassing the full range of pediatric neurosurgical disease. Services provided include the management of complex hydrocephalus, spinal dysraphism and other malformations, craniofacial surgery, neuro-oncology, neurotrauma, and congenital and acquired spinal disease. Dr. Martin provides minimally invasive treatments to a number of diseases to include the management of hydrocephalus, intracranial and skull base tumors, craniosynostosis, and spinal disease. He has particular interest and experience in the surgical treatment of craniocervical abnormalities and complex spinal reconstruction.