Top Doctors 2021: Neurological Surgery

Part of our 21st annual list of the region's best physicians

By CASTLE CONNOLLY MEDICAL LTD and Seattle Magazine Staff

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May 13, 2021

This article originally appeared in the May/June 2021 issue of Seattle Magazine.

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

Louis J. Kim, M.D.: cerebrovascular neurosurgery, aneurysm-cerebral, arteriovenous malformations, endovascular surgery; Neurological Surgery Clinic at Harborview, 908 Jefferson St., Seattle, 206-744-9340; University of Washington Medical Center

Richard G. Ellenbogen, M.D.: chiari malformations, brain tumors, minimally invasive surgery, congenital nervous system malformations; Seattle Children’s Hospital, HMC Box 359924 – Neurological Surgery, 4800 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle, 206-987-2544; Harborview Medical Center

Jeffrey G. Ojemann, M.D.: pediatric neurosurgery, brain tumors, hydrocephalus, epilepsy; Seattle Children’s Hospital, HMC Box 359924 – Neurological Surgery, 4800 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle, 206-987-2544, University of Washington Medical Center

Christoph P. Hofstetter, M.D., Ph.D.: minimally invasive spinal surgery, spinal tumors; Neurological Surgery Clinic at UW Medical Center-Montlake, Surgery Pavilion, 1959 N.E. Pacific St., Seattle, 206-598-5637

Daniel L. Silbergeld, M.D.: brain tumors, brain tumors-metastatic, brain mapping, neuro-oncology; Neurological Surgery Clinic at UW Medical Center-Montlake, Surgery Pavilion, 1959 N.E. Pacific St., Seattle, 206-598-5637; Harborview Medical Center

Farrokh R. Farrokhi, M.D.: brain tumors, spinal surgery, deep brain stimulation, Parkinson’s disease/movement disorders; Virginia Mason Seattle Medical Center, 1100 Ninth Ave.,  Lindeman Building, floor 7, Seattle, 206-223-7525

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