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UCSF is the home of Northern California's first comprehensive epilepsy surgery program for adults and children. The neurosurgical faculty of the Epilepsy Surgery Program work in conjunction with the Northern California Comprehensive Epilepsy Center based in UCSF's Department of Neurology. Surgical procedures for epilepsy include placement of intracranial recording electrodes or subdural recording grids, temporal lobectomy, hemispherectomy, extratemporal resections, resection of other brain lesions associated with medically refractory epilepsy, and placement of vagus nerve stimulators. Dr. Nicholas Barbaro, Director of the Epilepsy Program, is principal investigator of a new multicenter study of the radiosurgical treatment of temporal lobe epilepsy.
 
 
 
Associated Faculty - Functional Neurosurgery Programs
Co-Director
Nicholas M. Barbaro MD
 
Co-Director
Philip A. Starr MD, PhD
 
Assistant Chief, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Hospital and Medical Center
Paul S. Larson MD
 
Pediatric Practitioner
Nalin Gupta MD, PhD
 
Pediatric Consultant
Warwick J. Peacock MD
 
Functional Neurosurgery Programs
Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Pain, Nerve Injury
Department of Neurological Surgery
University of California San Francisco
UCSF Medical Center, A-808
400 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0350
San Francisco, CA 94143-0350
tel 415.353.7500; fax 415.353.2889


 
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