Frank Bova, PhD
Medical Physics Graduate Program

Frank Bova, PhD; Faculty Member

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  • Neurosurgery


  • PhD: Nuclear & Engineering Sciences with specialization in Medical Physics; University of Florida; Gainesville, FL
  • MS: Biomedical Engineering; Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Troy, NY
  • BS: Biomedical Engineering; Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Troy, NY

ResearchGate Profile

Dr Bova is a Professor in the Department of Neurosurgery in Gainesville.

As part of the Diagnostic Medical Physics faculty, he serves on PhD committees and serves as a MS advisor.

Dr Bova oversees the Stereotactic Radiosurgery Lab, which engages in a variety of studies, including developing just-in-time manufacturing methods for surgical implants that involves the use of rapid prototyping equipment; and conducting experiments to develop and evaluate techniques and equipment to be used in image-guided radiation therapy (CT, MRI, US), intensity-modulated radiation therapy, image-guided radiosurgery, image-guided surgery and stereotactic surgery, image guided large animal surgery, and mixed reality simulation.