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Sonia was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Yale University. Her medical training was undertaken at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Dr. Eden then completed an internship in General Surgery, and a six-year residency in Neurological Surgery at the University of Michigan. Dr. Eden also completed a Clinical Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery in with Dr. Kevin Foley at Semmes-Murphey Clinic in Memphis, TN. Dr. Eden is board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery. She is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, and the AANS/CNS Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves. Her practice focuses on surgical and non-surgical treatment of brain and spinal disorders, with an emphasis on minimally invasive techniques for the spine. She has a passion for serving others and has been very active in the community. She has a little sister through the Big Brother Big Sister program. She also serves on the Borgess Foundation board, Friendship Village board, and the Ruben. J. Williams Foundation board.


Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Spine Fusion
Complex Spine Surgery
Sacroiliac Joint Surgery
Endoscopic And Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery
Brain And Spine Tumor Surgery
Peripheral Nerve Surgery
Surgeries For Failed Back Syndrome And Chronic Pain
Stereotactic Radiosurgery


Semmes-Murphy Clinic with Dr. Kevin Foley

University of Michigan

University of Michigan

Yale University


Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery, Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine; Borgess Medical Center

American Association of Neurological Surgeons; Congress of Neurological Surgery; AANS/CNS Sections on Tumor and Spine; North American Spine Society


Recipient of the Family Feud Award for Neuroanatomy (multiple years)

Recipient of NIH/NMA Travel Award

Recipient of the Edgar Kahn Award for Neurosurgery

Recipient of four-year merit scholarship to the University of Michigan Medical School


Davies K, Morris D, Zang Z, Niger A, Eden S, Fenstermacher J, Cerebral Microvasculature Plasma Volume in Hematocrit, Society for Neurosciences. Abstracts; 24:429.

Park P, Lodhia KR, Eden SV, Lewandrowski KU, McGillicuddy JE. Pin-site Myiasis: A Rare Complication of the Halo Orthosis. Spinal Cord. 2005 Nov;43(11):684-6.

Differences in intracerebral hemorrhage between Mexican Americans and non-Hispanic whites. Neurology. 2006 Jan 10;66(1):30-4.

Zahuranec DB, Gonzales NR, Brown DL, Lisbeth LD, Longwell PJ, Eden SV, Smith MA, Garcia NM, Hoff JT, Morganstern LB: Presentation of intracerebral hemorrhage in a community. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychology; 2006 Mar;77(3):340-4.

Eden SV, Morgenstern LB, Haverbusch M, Sekar P, Moomaw C, Flaherty ML, Morgenstern LB, Woo D, Racial differences in timing to treatment of ruptured intracranial aneurysms. Neurosurgery. 2007 May;60(5):837-43.

Eden SV, Heisler M, Green C, Morgenstern LB: Racial and Ethnic Disparities–The Importance to the Practicing Neurosurgeon, Neurocritical Care. 2007 Dec13.

Eden SV, Meurer W, Sanchez B, Cox M, Morgenstern LB, Gender and Ethnic Differences in Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, Neurology. 2008 June 11.

Dall BE, Eden SV, Outcomes of bilateral sacroiliac joint fusions and the importance of understanding potential coexisting lumbosacral pathology that might also require surgical treatment, Act. Orthop. Belg., 2015.81:233-39.

Dall BE, Eden SV, Cho W, Karkenny A, Brooks DM, Hayward GM, Moldavski M, Yamdamuri S, Bucklen BS, Biomechanical analysis of motion following sacroiliac joint fusion using lateral sacroiliac screws with or without lumbosacral instrumented fusion, Clinical Biomechanics, 2019, 68:182-89.

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