About Dr. Gilmer: Holly S. Gilmer, M.D. is a board-certified neurosurgeon specializing in a number of complex conditions. She attended Harvard University and the University of Michigan Medical School and went on to complete her neurosurgery residency training at the University of California Davis Medical Center. After her residency, she completed a specialty fellowship training in pediatric neurosurgery at Children's Hospital of Michigan and a second fellowship in peripheral nerve surgery at the Louisiana State University Medical Center.
Dr. Gilmer is an associate professor of neurosurgery at Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, through which she is actively involved in teaching medical students and neurosurgery residents.
In addition to her academic participation, Dr. Gilmer is also the Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Beaumont Health System and the Medical Director of the Chiari Malformation program at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak.
Dr. Gilmer's clinical activities include specialized interests in pediatrics, Chiari malformation and syringomyelia, hydrocephalus, neuro-oncology, peripheral nerve surgery, including brachial plexus injury, and craniofacial reconstruction. Professionally, Dr. Gilmer is an active participant in the American Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery, the Peripheral Nerve Task Force of the AANS/CNS, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Hydrocephalus Association, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons and Women in Neurosurgery, among others.