Cargill H. Alleyne, Jr., MD is a board-certified neurosurgeon with a special interest in the practice of cerebrovascular neurosurgery, endovascular neurosurgery, skull base tumors, spine surgery, radiosurgery and general neurosurgery.
Dr. Alleyne has been providing neurosurgical care for over 30 years, and joined Piedmont Neurosciences at Riverwatch Parkway (formerly University Neuroscience Augusta Back) in 2018. He has appointments at Piedmont Augusta and Doctor's Hospital. He is the past Professor and Chairman, and Residency Program Director of the Department of Neurosurgery at Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University. He completed his medical training at Yale University School of Medicine (elected Alpha Omega Alpha), residency at Emory University and a fellowship in cerebrovascular and skull base tumor surgery at the Barrow Neurological Institute. He also obtained a fellowship in neuroendovascular surgery from University of Rochester, NY, where he was also Assistant Professor prior to being recruited to Georgia.
His honors include Castle Connolly’s “Top Doctors” and America’s “Best Doctors”, America’s Top Surgeons, America’s Most Honored Doctors, American Board of Neurological Surgeons examiner, Exemplary Teaching Award (Medical College of Georgia, 2016-17 academic year), Consultant of the year (from the MCG Department of Otolaryngology in 2017), Global directory of Who’s Who, and Royal Dragonfly children’s book awards (second place for “Bart’s Heart” in Fall 2015 and Honorable mention in Fall 2012 for “Ned’s Head”) among others.
As of January 2023, Dr. Alleyne’s bibliography included over 254 scholarly contributions (including manuscripts, abstracts, posters, chapters and books) and 228 invited lectures, presentations and visiting professorships. His professional affiliations include the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Neurosurgical Society of America, Society of Neurological Surgeons, and the American Academy of Neurological Surgery. In addition, he has served as President of the Georgia Neurosurgical Society, Chairman of the Neurology/Neurosurgery section of the National Medical Association, and Chairman of the Nominating Advisory Committee of the Society of Neurological Surgery. In 2021 he was elected to a six-year term as a Director of the American Board of Neurological Surgery.
Dr. Alleyne is married to Dr. Audrey Alleyne, an anesthesiologist, and they have 2 children, Nathan and Nicole.