Dr. Pamela Jones, MD

Dr. Pamela Jones, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 38
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Dr. Pamela Jones, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from Tulane Univ Sch Of Med in 2009 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read her story

3855 Health Sciences Drive

La Jolla, CA 92093

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 91% of peers
Subdural Hemorrhage
normal
more than 73% of peers
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
normal
more than 73% of peers

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Dr. Jones' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Jones "Pamela Jones, MD, MPH, is a neurosurgeon who cares for people with all types of brain tumors, including glioblastoma, low and high-grade gliomas, metastatic brain tumors, and skull base tumors such as meningiomas, acoustic neuromas, and pituitary tumors. Her expertise includes performing minimally invasive endoscopic neurosurgery for treating tumors in the skull base and brain. Dr. Jones also specializes in the treatment of brain tumors affecting the language and motor areas of the brain that may require awake brain surgery, language and motor mapping, and subcortical stimulation. She also cares for individuals with spinal disorders and spinal tumors. As an assistant professor in the Department of Surgery, Dr. Jones' research focuses on neurosurgical outcomes and clinical trials, particularly within neuro-oncology, as well as quality and safety improvement initiatives. With a strong interest in education and surgical training, she also serves as the associate program director of the Neurosurgery Residency Program at UC San Diego School of Medicine. Dr. Jones completed fellowship training in pituitary and endoscopic skull base at Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital and Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. Her residency training in neurosurgery was also performed at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Jones earned her medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine, where she graduated with Alpha Omega Alpha honors. She also holds a master’s degree in public health from Harvard School of Public Health and a master’s degree in biomedical journalism from New York University. Dr. Jones is an active member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS), the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS), and the Society of Neuro-Oncology (SNO), and serves on the executive committee of the CNS/AANS Joint Section on Tumors. She also serves as a neurotrauma consultant for the National Football League. In addition to the location listed above, Dr. Jones also sees patients in Carlsbad."
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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Jones does not have any board certifications listed.

40  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Jones has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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