Dr. Sweet is an assistant professor of neurosurgery at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and a neurosurgeon at University Hospital’s Case Medical Center. She earned her medical doctorate at Georgetown University School of Medicine and holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan. As an academic neurosurgeon in stereotactic and functional neurosurgery, she applies her broad background in functional neurosurgery, deep brain stimulation, epilepsy surgery, stereotaxy, pain and peripheral nerve treatment to a variety of research goals.
During her fellowship at Case Western Reserve University, Dr. Sweet carried out research projects on movement disorders, epilepsy and neuromodulation. Since then, she has also conducted research in the study of pain, memory and psychiatric disorders.