Photo: John D. Hain, M.D.

Dr. John Hain is a board-certified neurosurgeon who has been in practice since 2007. He cares for patients with a wide range of neurosurgical diseases involving the brain, spine, and peripheral nerves. His expertise includes all areas of complex and minimally invasive spine surgery, including disc herniation, spinal tumors, spinal fusion, spinal deformity (scoliosis), spinal cord decompression, traumatic spinal injury, and artificial disc replacement.

Originally from Columbus, Dr. Hain received his undergraduate degree from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and attended medical school at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. He completed his internship in surgery and his residency in neurosurgery at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta with a special emphasis in complex spinal procedures. Dr. Hain also received additional training in minimally invasive spine surgery at the prestigious South Florida Spine Institute under the guidance of Dan S. Cohen, M.D.

Outside of neurosurgery and patient care, Dr. Hain’s interests include running, skiing, fishing, hunting, and woodworking. Dr. Hain is also married, and he and his wife have four children.

Dr. Hain is available at Nebraska Spine + Pain Center in Omaha as well as at our satellite office in Fremont

Education & Training 

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology: University of Nebraska–Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
  • Doctor of Medicine: University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE
  • Surgery Internship: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
  • Neurosurgery Residency: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Mini-Fellowship: South Florida Spine Institute, Miami Beach, FL


  • American Board of Neurological Surgery 

Professional Affiliations 

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons 
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons