Dr. Nader Sanai, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 38

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Dr. Sanai's Experience

Dr. Sanai's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Brain Research
  • Cancer Research
  • Clinical Research
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery
  • Oncology
  • Tumor Pathology

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
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  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain Biopsy
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Brainstem Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty
  • Intraoperative Mapping
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Language Mapping
  • Microsurgery of Brain Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Orbital Nerve Tumor
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Radio Surgery
  • Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tumor Resection
  • Tumor Surgery
  • Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt
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  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Aphasia
  • Arachnoid Cyst
  • Astrocytoma
  • Ataxia
  • Blurred Vision
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Cysts, Adult
  • Brain Hemorrhage
  • Brain Lesion
  • Brain Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebellar Ataxia
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Fracture
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Cholesterol Granuloma
  • Chondroblastoma
  • Chondrosarcoma
  • Chordoma
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Craniopharyngioma
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  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Epilepsy
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Glioblastoma
  • Glioma
  • Hemangioma
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Malignant Brain Tumor
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic Tumor
  • Metastatic Tumors (Brain)
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Numbness
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Nerve Disorder
  • Optic Nerve Tumor
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombocytosis
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Background Check for Dr. Sanai

Malpractice Claims not available

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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Visiting Professor, Swedish Neuroscience Institute Department of Neurosurgery, 2013
  • Press Award, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, 2010
  • Kaiser Award for Clinical Research, San Francisco Neurological Society, 2007
  • Conquer Cancer Foundation of ASCO Career Investigator Award, American Society of Clinical Oncology, 2013
  • National Brain Tumor Foundation Mahaley Award, American Association of Neurological Surgeons, 2010
  • Edwin F. Boldrey Award for Basic Science Research, San Francisco Neurological Society, 2004
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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of California At San Francisco

Internship Hospital

University Of California At San Francisco

Residency Hospital

University Of California At San Francisco

Fellowship Hospital

Barrow Neurological Institute

Undergraduate Schools

University Of California At San Diego
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Sanai & Staff

  • English
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