Top Doctors 2016: Neurological Surgery

By Seattle Mag


January 20, 2016

This article originally appeared in the February 2016 issue of Seattle Magazine.

These surgeons specialize in diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the nervous system.

Richard G. Ellenbogen, M.D., Chiari’s deformity, brain tumors, minimally invasive surgery; Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2544; Seattle Children’s, Harborview Medical Center; Brown University, Warren Alpert Medical School, 1983

Marc R. Mayberg, M.D., pituitary surgery, skull base tumors, acoustic neuroma; Swedish Neuroscience Institute, 550 17th Ave., Suite 540, Seattle, 206.320.2992; Swedish Medical Center–Cherry Hill; Mayo Medical School, 1978

David W. Newell, M.D., cerebral aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations, cavernous malformations; Swedish Neuroscience Institute, 550 17th Ave., Suite 110, Seattle, 206.320.3470; Swedish Medical Center–Cherry Hill; Case Western Reserve University, 1982

Jeffrey G. Ojemann, M.D., brain tumors, craniosynostosis, hydrocephalus; Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2544; Seattle Children’s, UW Medical Center; Washington University, St. Louis, 1992

Laligam N. Sekhar, M.D., cerebral aneurysm, arteriovenous malformations, brain and skull base tumors; UW Medicine, Neurosurgery, 908 Jefferson St., Seattle, 206.744.1876; Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center; Madras Medical College, India, 1973

Daniel L. Silbergeld, M.D., brain tumors, brain mapping, neuro-oncology; UW Medicine, Neurosurgery, 1959 NE Pacific St., Seattle, 206.598.5637; UW Medical Center, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance; University of Cincinnati, 1984