Top Doctors 2019: Neurological Surgery

Part of our 19th annual list of the region's best physicians

This article appears in print in the April 2019 issue, as part of the Top Doctors cover story. Click here to subscribe.

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

Richard G. Ellenbogen, M.D., neurosurgery, craniofacial, hematology-oncology; Neurosurgery Clinic at Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2544; Seattle Children’s Hospital, Harborview Medical Center; Brown University, Warren Alpert Medical School, 1983

Farrokh R. Farrokhi, M.D., brain tumors, spinal surgery, deep brain stimulation; Virginia Mason Medical Center, Neuroscience Institute, 1100 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.223.7525; Virginia Mason Medical Center; Baylor College of Medicine, 1998

Louis J. Kim, M.D., cerebrovascular neurosurgery, cerebral aneurysm, arteriovenous malformations; Neurological Surgery Clinic at Harborview, 908 Jefferson St., Seattle, 206.520.5000; Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington Medical Center; Columbia University, Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1999

Peter C. Nora, M.D., deep brain stimulation, spinal surgery, movement disorders; EvergreenHealth Spine & Neurosurgical Care, 12039 NE 128th St., Suite 500, Kirkland, 425.899.4930; EvergreenHealth; Tulane University School of Medicine, 1991

Jeffrey G. Ojemann, M.D.,** pediatric neurosurgery, epilepsy, vascular anomalies; Seattle Children’s Hospital, Neurosurgery, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2544; Seattle Children’s Hospital, Harborview Medical Center; Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, 1992

Daniel L. Silbergeld, M.D., metastatic brain tumors, brain mapping, neuro-oncology; Neurological Surgery Clinic at University of Washington Medical Center, 1959 NE Pacific St., Seattle, 206.598.5637; University of Washington Medical Center; University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 1984

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