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Practicing Neurosurgeons

  1. Samuel R. Browd, MD, PhD
    Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Associate Program Director
    Pediatric Neurosurgery
  2. Randall M. Chesnut, MD, F.C.C.M., F.A.C.S.
    Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Professor Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
    Neurosurgery, Spine
  3. Michelle C. Chowdhary, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Neuro-Oncology
  4. Richard G. Ellenbogen, MD
    Chair, Department of Neurological Surgery
    Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Brain Tumors, Neurosurgery, Pediatric Neurosurgery, Concussion
  5. Manuel Ferreira, Jr., MD, PhD
    Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Chief of Neurosurgery, University of Washington Medical Center
    Neurosurgery, Skull Base Surgery, Skull Base Tumors, Spine, Gamma Knife, Brain Tumors
  6. Mikhail S. Gelfenbeyn, MD
    Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Chief of Neurological Surgery at Seattle VAMC
    Neurosurgery, Spine
  7. Christoph P. Hofstetter, MD, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Spine
  8. Eric C. Holland, MD, PhD
    Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Neurosurgery, Brain Tumors
  9. Louis J. Kim, MD
    Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Chief of Neurosurgery, Harborview Medical Center
    Cerebrovascular, Neurosurgery, Skull Base Surgery
  10. Andrew Ko, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Epilepsy, Functional
  11. Amy Lee, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Clerkship Director
    Neurosurgery, Pediatric Neurosurgery
  12. Michael R. Levitt, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Embolization Materials, Endovascular Diagnostics, Cerebrovascular
  13. Jeffrey G. Ojemann, MD
    Vice-Chair for Research and Discovery, Department of Neurological Surgery
    Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Pediatric Neurosurgery, Epilepsy Surgery, Brain/Computer Interfaces, Epilepsy Research
  14. Rajiv Saigal, MD, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Neurosurgery, Spine & Spinal Cord Surgery, Concussion
  15. Laligam N. Sekhar, MD
    Vice-Chair, Department of Neurological Surgery
    Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Brain Tumors, Cerebrovascular, Neurosurgery, Skull Base Surgery
  16. Daniel L. Silbergeld, MD
    Arthur A. Ward Jr. Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Brain Tumors, Neurosurgery, Neuro-oncology Research, Gamma Knife
  17. Fangyi Zhang, MD
    Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
    Associate Professor Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
    Spine

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Brain Aneurysm

Neurosurgeons in our department are experts in microsurgery and endovascular surgery for ruptured and unruptured aneurysms.

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Courtney McGrath's Story

In 2005, Courtney underwent a 16-hour surgery to remove an alteriovenous malformation (AVM) performed by Dr. Laligam Sekhar. Read her story ...

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