Dr. Martin Buckingham

Martin J. Buckingham, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor, Neurological Surgery


Dr. Buckingham was born in Oak Park, IL, the fourth of 11 children. He received his medical degree from the University of Illinois and completed his Neurosurgery Residency at the University of Cincinnati in 1990. He practiced Neurosurgery in Rockford, IL for seven years and then moved to the Ann Arbor area where he continued at St. Joseph Mercy for the next 16 years. He joined the University of Michigan faculty in 2015. He was board-certified by the ABNS in 1993; he is a member of the AANS and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Clinical Interests

Spine surgery, adult neurosurgery.


Medical School

University of Illinois, 1984


Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati, 1990

Board Certification

Neurological Surgery

Published Articles or Reviews

  1. Buckingham MJ, Crone KR, Ball WS, Tomsick TA, Berger TS, Tew JM Jr: Traumatic Intracranial Aneurysms in childhood: Two Cases and Review of the Literature. Neurosurgery 22:398 408, 1988
  2. Buckingham MJ, Crone KR, Ball WS, Berger TS: Management of Cerebral Cavernous Angioma in Children Presenting with Seizures. Child’s Nervous System Journal Vol. 5, 343-349, 1989
  3. Tew JM Jr, Buckingham MJ, Wiot JG: The Diagnosis and Surgical Treatment of Craniocervical Junction Tumors. Disorders of the Cervical Spine, Ed. Camins and O’Leary, Williams & Wilkins, 1992