Jessica Okun, DO, MS, FACOS

Dr. Jessica Okun

Jessica Okun, DO, MS, FACOS

Neurological Surgery

PHONE: 954-653-3722

 | FAX: 954-653-3678

PHONE: 954-653-3722


Practicing since : 2010
Specialty : Neurosurgery
Tenet Hospital Affiliations : Florida Medical Center
Language(s) : English, conversational, medical Spanish

Education & Certifications

Board Certifications

Diplomate, American Osteopathic Board of Surgery


Medical School
Nova Southeastern University College of Medicine, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Mercy Health System, Philadelphia, PA – Osteopathic Neurosurgical Internship

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia PA – Neurological Surgery (Administrative Chief)

Professional Experience

Professional Experience

Neurological Surgeon, Sunrise Medical Group, Sunrise, FL, 2016 – Present

Areas of Interest

Areas of Interest

  • Cranial and Pituitary Tumors, (Including Meningioma, Pituitary Adenoma, Gliomas, Metastases) Open and Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Approaches
  • Spine: Tumors and Degenerative Pathology, including Complex and Minimally Invasive Approaches
  • Revision Spine Surgery-Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar Fusions
  • Microvascular decompression for Trigeminal Neuralgia, Hemifacial Spasm
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus, Ventriculoperitoneal Shunting
  • Epilepsy Surgery, Vagal Nerve Stimulators
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Peripheral Nerve: Ulnar Nerve Decompression and Carpal Tunnel Surgery
  • Intracerebral hemorrhage, including MIS evacuation
  • Cranial and Spinal Trauma
  • Medical Student and Resident Education

Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

Member, American College of Osteopathic Surgeons

Member, American Osteopathic Association

Member, North American Spine Society

Member, Walter E. Dandy Neurosurgical Society

Member, Congress of Neurological Surgeons

Member, Broward County Medical Association

Member, Florida Medical Association

Honors & Awards

Honors and Awards

  • Golden Humanism Honor Society
  • Sigma Sigma Phi National Honor Society, Xi Chapter
  • D.O. Touch Award for Volunteerism
  • Biomedical Honor Society, Barry University
  • St. Rose of Lima Award for Exceptional Service

Sunrise Office

3540 N. Pine Island Road
Sunrise, FL 33351


Location Details

If you believe you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.

Fort Lauderdale Office

2307 W Broward Blvd.
Suite 200
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312


Location Details

Neurological surgeon receives Physician of the Quarter Award

By: Charles Felix | Date: December 11, 2020 | Source: South Florida Hospital News & Healthcare Report

Dr. Jessica Okun explains her areas of interest in neurosurgery during in-depth iHeartRadio interview

By: David DiPino | Date: March 1, 2017 | Source: Doctors Are People Too... iHeartRadio Show on WWNN 95.3 FM & 1470 AMAMP2.TVYou Tube