William Thorell

William Thorell

About Dr. Thorell

Dr. William Thorell is a board-certified and fellowship-trained endovascular neurosurgeon. He gives individualized neurosurgical and interventional care to patients at CNOS with cerebral aneurysms, vascular malformations, strokes, brain hemorrhages and carotid and vertebral stenosis. Dr. Thorell is the Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and offers his expertise in a number of endovascular procedures at CNOS. He also performs carotid stenting and has become instrumental in forming an interdisciplinary stroke team at the Nebraska Stroke Center.


  • Board Certified Endovascular Neurosurgeon

Background Information

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Other Specialties
  • Fellowship: University of Nebraska, Trained in Endovascular Neurosurgery
  • Medical Education: University of Nebraska Medical Center

Patient Testimonials

Dr. Thorell saved my husband's life from having a ruptured aneurysm subarachnoid hemorrhage. He was very approachable and I totally felt reassured when talking to him!

- Dr. Thorell's Patient

He saved my husband’s life, hands down. I would not go to any other brain surgeon in the Midwest.

- Anonymous

I'm completely satisfied with my medical care and service. Janet and Dr. Thorell are both awesome with their service and knowledge.

- Dr. Thorell's Patient