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Are there special neurosurgeons who do brainstem operations?

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Dr. Robert Spetzler
Neurosurgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Brainstem surgery is performed in a few centers across the country.
I routinely operate on the brainstem.

In brief: Yes

Brainstem surgery is performed in a few centers across the country.
I routinely operate on the brainstem.
Dr. Robert Spetzler
Dr. Robert Spetzler
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Dr. David Benglis
Neurosurgery

In brief: Brain stem operation

Yes, you need to seek out a neurosurgeon at a major academic center as these conditions are very rare and you need someone who does them regularly.
In northern california, ucsf would be a good option.

In brief: Brain stem operation

Yes, you need to seek out a neurosurgeon at a major academic center as these conditions are very rare and you need someone who does them regularly.
In northern california, ucsf would be a good option.
Dr. David Benglis
Dr. David Benglis
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