Dr. Nader Sanai, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 39

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Dr. Sanai's Experience

Dr. Sanai's Care Philosophy

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
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  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain Biopsy
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Brainstem Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - 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 and Stenting
  • Intraoperative Mapping
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Language Mapping
  • Microsurgery of Brain Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Surgery
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Radio Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tumor Resection
  • Tumor Surgery
  • Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt
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  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Aphasia
  • Arachnoid Cyst
  • Astrocytoma
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blurred Vision
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Cysts, Adult
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Hemorrhage
  • Brain Lesion
  • Brain Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Broken Neck
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebellar Ataxia
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  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Cholesterol Granuloma
  • Chondroblastoma
  • Chondrosarcoma
  • Chordoma
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glioblastoma
  • Glioma
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemangioma
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lung Cancer
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Malignant Brain Tumor
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic Tumor
  • Metastatic Tumors (Brain)
  • Myeloma
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Numbness
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Nerve Disorder
  • Optic Nerve Tumor
  • Orbital Nerve Tumor
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
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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

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • 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

Media & Publications

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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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