Dr. John F. Ferguson is a board certified neurosurgical specialist affiliated with CoxHealth in Springfield, Missouri.
A native of Springfield, Missouri, Dr. John Ferguson received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Yale University and St. Louis University School of Medicine respectively. Upon completion of medical school, Dr. Ferguson returned to Yale, participating in both a surgical internship and a one year general surgery residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Building upon these experiences, Dr. Ferguson went on to attend the neurosurgical residency program at University of Colorado Medical Center-at which time he also served as a Major in the United States Army Reserve. Dr. Ferguson remained in Colorado following his neurosurgical training, joining a private practice clinic in Grand Junction, Colorado. In 1978, he returned home to Springfield, where he specialized in the treatment of brain, spinal, and peripheral nerve disorders until his retirement.
Dr. Ferguson is the proud recipient of the Beaumont Prize for Original Research from St. Louis University School of Medicine.