Regional Brain & Spine


Kevin A. Vaught, M.D.,F.A.C.S.
Board Certified Neurosurgeon

Dr. Kevin Vaught

Dr Vaught surgeryDr. Vaught joined Regional Brain & Spine upon his arrival in Cape Girardeau, Missouri in 2003. He was the Chief of Staff at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Dr. Vaught is also on staff at the Saint Francis Medical Center. He received his Board Certification from The American Board of Neurological Surgery in 2005. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Vaught earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from the University of Houston in 1989.  He received his medical degree in 1993 from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.  Dr. Vaught completed  an internship at the University of Tennessee and a Neurosurgery residency at  the University of Tennessee, Semmes-Murphy Clinic.  Prior to coming to Cape Girardeau, Dr. Vaught practiced in Johnson City, Tennessee.

Dr. Vaught shares in several leadership positions at SE Health, including: Chief, Section of Neurosurgery, Medical Executive Committee Member, Chair of the Nominating Committee, Chair of the Continuing Medical Education Committee, and Physician Excellence Committee Member.

Dr Vaught at clinicDr. Vaught enjoys providing educational talks on a variety of neurological topics to elementary school students, scouting groups, primary care physicians and patients.

Dr Vaughts familyDr. Vaught, and his wife Christy, live in Cape Girardeau with their three sons, Justin, Jake, and Jason.



As a convenience to those people in the northern part of our area
Dr. Vaught conducts a
weekly clinic in Perryville, Missouri.



If you have been a patient of Dr. Vaught he would appreciate your feedback at the Healthgrades website


Patient Feedback:
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Videos Featuring Patients of Dr. Kevin Vaught:
Click here to view Ronnie's Story of Hope (Trigeminal Neuralgia -Extreme Face Pain)
here to view Harry's Story of Hope (Back surgery)
here to view Eric's Story of Hope (Neck surgery)

Videos/Commercials Featuring Dr. Kevin Vaught:
Click HERE to view a Back Pain video by Dr. Vaught (You will need to click on the Dr. Vaught - Back Pain video on right side of the screen).
Click HERE to view a video profile of Dr. Vaught created by Southeast Missouri Hospital.

Click HERE to view Dr. Vaught's KFVS 12 Business Break video about the Prestige® cervical disc replacement.
Click HERE to view a SFMC Medical Minute commercial featuring Dr. Vaught talking about bicycle safety.
Click HERE to view the cover page article from the Fall 2010 edition of Healthier Look Magazine which featured Dr. Vaught.


Physician Profiles
Patient Resources

Surgery Animations
Stories of Hope Videos
About Back Pain
About Neck Pain
Trigeminal Neuralgia

Main Office: (573) 332-7746
1723 Broadway, Ste. 410
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

 Fax: (573) 339-9709
Our clinic's name changed to Regional Brain & Spine, LLC on June 01, 2013

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