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Dr. Michael W. McDermott is Professor in Residence, Vice-Chairman and Residency Program Director in the Department of Neurosurgery, UCSF. He is the Robert and Ruth Halperin Chair in Meningioma Research and the Co-Director of the Skull Base Surgery and Gamma Knife Radiosurgery Programs. Dr. McDermott completed medical school at the University of Toronto and Neurosurgical Residency at the University of British Columbia. He was awarded a research fellowship in the Neuro-Oncology Program of the Brain Tumor Research Center at UCSF Medical Center. Thereafter, he joined UCSF for two years as a Neuro-Oncology fellow at the Brain Tumor Research Center (BTRC) and then returned to the University of British Columbia for two years. Since 1992, he has been on the faculty at UCSF and has a clinical interest in skull base and meningioma surgery as well as radiosurgery. Dr. McDermott cares for patients with a wide range of conditions, including brain tumors, neurological cancers, central nervous system infections, and hydrocephalus. He is published in over 200 articles in the peer-reviewed literature. Currently, his research interests are meningioma cell lines and animal models in the BTRC at UCSF.


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Seunggu J. Han M.D.
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Steve Braunstein
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Philip V. Theodosopoulos
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Patricia K. Sneed
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Harjus S. Birk Medical Student
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Ethan A. Winkler M.D. Ph.D.
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Manish K. Aghi M.D. Ph.D.
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Michael Safaee M.D. Resident Physician
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Jennifer A. Viner
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Neurology


Sharon Devasagayam M.D.
Neurological Surgery


Matthew C. Tate M.D. Ph.D.
Neurological Surgery


Aaron Clark None
Neurology


John D. Rolston M.D. Ph.D.
Orthopaedics


Ashley Bach
Neurological Surgery


Jonathan Liu
Neurological Surgery


Vivek Sudhakar Medical Student
Neurological Surgery


Alp Ozpinar
Neurology


Jason M. Davies
Internal Medicine: Nephrology


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Joseph A. Osorio
Neurological Surgery


William Hoffman
Medical Education and Simulation


Arnau Benet
Surgery


John Golfinos None
Neurological Surgery


Darryl Lau None
Neurological Surgery


Nathan Rowland M.D. Ph.D.
Neurology


Sharon Devasagaya None
Miscellaneous


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Neurological Surgery


Minh P. Nguyen
Neurological Surgery


Jung Ho Han
Neurological Surgery


Michael Sughrue M.D.
Neurological Surgery


Ari Kane
Family Medicine


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Neurological Surgery


Ricky Chae
Neurological Surgery


Vera Vigo
Neurological Surgery


Oluwatobi O. Idowu M.D. Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Ophthalmology


Evan Kalin-Hajdu
Ophthalmology


F Lawson Grumbine
Ophthalmology


Robert C. Kersten
Ophthalmology


M Reza Vagefi M.D.
Ophthalmology


Anna K. Paulsson
Radiation Oncology


Justin Phillips
Medical Physics


Lijun Ma
Medical Physics


John K. Yue Medical Student
Neurological Surgery


Jugal K. Shah M.D. Resident Physician
Neurological Surgery


Matthew B. Potts M.D. Assistant Professor
Neurological Surgery


Penny K. Sneed
Radiation Oncology


Ricky Chae
Otolaryngology


Ioannis Kournoutas
Neurological Surgery


Rajiv Saigal M.D. Ph.D.
Neurological Surgery


William Hoffman None
Plastic Surgery


Lawrence R. Lustig None
Otolaryngology


Steven W. Cheung None
Miscellaneous


Dae Y. Han
Medical Physics


Lijun Ma Ph.D.
Medical Physics


David Raleigh
Radiation Oncology


John D. Rolston
Allergy and Immunology


Catherine Lau
Neurological Surgery


Young M. Lee
Neurological Surgery


Angel Ordaz
Neurological Surgery


Beata Durcanova
Neurological Surgery


Joseph A. Osorio M.D. Ph.D.
Radiation Oncology


Aaron J. Clark
Neurological Surgery


Matthew C. Tate
Neurological Surgery


Andrew Parsa
Neurological Surgery


Italo Linfante Professor M.D.
Neurology


Vincenzo Andreone M.D.
Neurology


Natalia Ravelo
Neurology


Amy K. Starosciak
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Bilal Arif Medical Student
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Hussain Shallwani
Neurological Surgery


Peter Tze Man Kan M.P.H. M.D.
Neurological Surgery


Guilherme Dabus
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Caleb Rutledge
Neurological Surgery


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Tarik Tihan
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Nicholas Barbaro
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Paul Garcia
Neurology


Edward F. Chang
Neurological Surgery


Contact

415-353-2243

My Professional Societies

American Association of Neurological Surgeons