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UCLA Neurosurgery Ranked No. 2 in Research Productivity

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Dr. Neil Martin - "I’d like to personally congratulate the exceptionally productive neurosurgery faculty at UCLA and UCSF."
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Karolinska Research Lecture - NOBEL FORUM

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Dr. Itzhak Fried - "Neuromodulation of human memory: From single neuron recordings to clinical intervention."
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Neurosurgery UCLA:

Ranked in U.S. top ten offering neurosurgical treatments for:

• Brain tumors
• Stroke
• Brain aneurysms
• Traumatic brain injury
• Pituitary tumors
• Epilepsy

• Hydrocephalus
• Movement disorders
• Spinal disorders

100 Subjects in Neurosurgery

100 Subjects in Neurosurgery

The 100 UCLA Subjects in Neurosurgery constitute a selection of a hundred relevant topics developed by the UCLA Department of Neurosurgery Faculty as an educational tool.


UCLA Appoints Dr. Gary W. Mathern to the Endowed Chair for Epilepsy Research, Honoring A Legacy of Pioneering Neurosurgery

UCLA Appoints Dr. Gary W. Mathern to the Endowed Chair for Epilepsy Research

In memory of Dr. Alfonsina Davies, a teacher, and her doctor, Paul H. Crandall, M.D.


The UCLA Department of Neurosurgery in the David Geffen School of Medicine announces the inaugural appointment of Gary W. Mathern, M.D. to the Dr. Alfonsina Q. Davies Endowed Chair in Honor of Paul Crandall, M.D. for Epilepsy Research. Dr. Mathern was selected for his research in pediatric epilepsy that reflects the early work of Dr. Crandall, who founded the epilepsy surgery research program at UCLA in 1960.

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