Patient Events

Sioux Falls, South Dakota Educational Lecture

Date : September 26, 2019

Location: Sanford Health Main Campus, Schroeder Auditorium, 1305 W. 18th Street, Sioux Falls, SD 57105

Time: 6:00PM Meet and greet
6:30PM Lecture

Expert Speakers: Dr. Eric Trumble and Dr. Shawn Vuong

Topic: Chiari I Diagnosis, Concerns and Surgical Considerations



Dr. Eric Trumble and Dr. Shawn Vuong

Dr. Eric Trumble and Dr. Shawn Vuong

Eric Trumble, MD is the congenital neurosurgeon at Sanford Health in Sioux Falls, SD. Dr. Trumble graduated with a degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, continuing his research in neurosciences at the National Institute of Health following graduation. He obtained his medical degree at the University of Virginia, and performed his residency at the Medical College of Virginia.

Dr. Trumble’s formal training culminated with a Pediatric Neurosurgery Fellowship at Children’s Medical Center of Dallas. He is board eligible in adult and pediatric neurosurgery, while devoting his career to the treatment of congenital neurosurgical diseases. He has been published in numerous pediatric, pediatric neurosurgical and general neurosurgical journals and has been awarded honors at every level of his training (Tau Beta Pi undergraduate, Alpha Omega Alpha medical).

Shawn Vuong, MD, returned to South Dakota after his extensive Pediatric and Adult Fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, following his Graduation from the University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine. Chief Resident in Neurosurgery and Instructor of Neurosurgery at Cincinnati, he also spent time in research, leading to multiple publications on vascular and congenital diseases, as well as medicinal reactions and best practices. His research in Hydrocephalus earned him the prestigious yearly award of the Hyrdocephalus Association in 2017. Dr. Vuong is board eligible in Adult and Pediatric neurosurgery and passionate about helping others by using his gifts and training. Dr. Vuong continues to provide exceptional surgical care to both Pediatric and Adult populations.