Meet our Providers

Salina Regional Neurosurgery offers advanced brain and spine care combining neurology and neurosurgery under one roof. Here you will be cared for by specialists who are skilled in using the latest technology and techniques.

Scott M. Boswell, M.D.


Adult Cranial Surgery
  • Excision/biopsy of skull lesions
  • Cranioplasty with repair of skull fractures
  • ICP monitoring
  • Craniectomy/craniotomy for intracranial hematoma, cyst, tumor, abcess, trauma
  • Adult VP shunts

Cranial Surgery
  • Primary and metastatic tumors
  • Chiari malformation
  • Hematoma evacuation
  • Stroke
  • Traumatic brain injury

Spine/Spinal Cord
  • Decompression for stenosis in cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine
  • Microdiscectomy for disc herniations
  • Fusion for spinal instability, spondylolisthesis, spine fractures
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Spine and spinal cord tumors
  • Epidural abscess/Hematoma evacuation
Other Procedures
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery


University of Kansas
Kansas City, KS

University of Nebraska
Medical Center
Omaha, NE

University of Nebraska
Medical Center
Omaha, NE


Board Eligible

Steven Tenny, MD, MPH, MBA

Conditions Surgically Treated

Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain metastases
  • Nerve Damage
  • Brain Bleed
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Brain Injury
  • Epilepsy
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Stroke
  • Abscesses
Spine, Neck and Back Surgery
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Sciatica (Lumbar Radiculopathy)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Herniated Disc
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spine and Spinal Tumors
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Scoliosis
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Nerve Tumors
  • Ulnar Tunnel
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Physician Assistants

Rebecca Loomis, PA-C


Physician Assistant Studies
Wichita State University
Bachelor of Science, Life Science
Kansas State University


Physician Assistant Certification

Lesly Ortiz, PA-C


Master of Medical Science
NOVA Southeastern University
Bachelor of Science, Health Science
Adventist University


Physician Assistant Certification
Basic Life Support
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Pediatric Advanced Life Support
Workplace Bloodborne Pathogens
HIV/AIDS Certification