• 206 S Hays St, Bel Air, MD 21014
Dr. Benalcazar

Hugo Benalcazar, M.D.

Dr. Hugo Benalcazar grew up in Harford County graduating from The John Carroll High School and the University of Maryland. He is a graduate of the Medical College of Wisconsin and completed his internship in General Surgery and residency in Neurosurgery at Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago, IL. As a board certified neurosurgeon, and fellow of both the American Association of Neurological Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons, he has successfully removed intracranial tumors and pituitary tumors and specializes in minimally invasive spine surgery including problems of the neck and back, carpal tunnel, and ulnar nerve entrapment problems of the elbow. He is a nationally recognized innovator and teacher for Medtronic Corporation in the diagnosis and treatment of Sacroiliac joint dysfunction, a common but frequently undiagnosed cause of low back pain.

Dr. Tsuji

Robert Tsuji, M.D.

Dr. Tsuji trained at University of Hawaii, Hilo, and University of Hawaii, Manoa campuses where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, and Master’s in Biochemistry. He moved from the tropics to the cold of Illinois where he received his Doctorate of Medicine at the Chicago Medical School. Longing for warmer climate, he entered the Naval Service and was stationed at San Diego Medical Center for his surgical internship. In the Navy, Lieutenant Commander Tsuji was the Medical Officer on USS Acadia, Senior Medical Officer on USS Fort McHenry, and the Head of Sports Medicine at Navy Boot Camp back in North Chicago. After leaving the Navy he finished a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency at Sinai & Johns Hopkins before returning to milder climates. On the Big Island of Hawaii he completed an Interventional Spine and Sports Medicine Fellowship. Dr. Tsuji is Board Certified in Pain Medicine. He has practiced at Sinai since 2003, is the Division Chief of Interventional Pain Medicine at Northwest Hospital, and has practiced with Brain & Spine Specialists, P.A. since 2010.

About Our Logo

Brain & Spine Specialists

The logo was conceived by Dr. Benalcazar and beautifully interpreted in ballpoint pen by well known local artist Robert Fenwick May. Robert’s passion is bringing the beauty and complexity of the Bonsai to paper. See more of his work at: Robert Fenwick May Jr – Artwork for Sale – Sparks Glencoe, MD – United States