Dr. Peter Nakaji

Residencies and Fellowships

Residency, UCSD Division of Neurological Surgery, San Diego School of Medicine

Fellowship, Barrow Neurological Institute – cerebrovascular/skull base surgery

Board Certifications

American Board of Neurological Surgery

Areas of Interest

Aneurysms and Blood Vessel Disorders, Arnold Chiari Malformation, Brain Tumors, Endoscopic Cranial Surgery, Normal, Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH), and Skull Base Surgery.

Accomplishments

Leading neurosurgeon in the United States for his expertise in vascular, tumor, endoscopic and minimally invasive neurosurgery

Pioneer in area of neuroendoscopy for “keyhole” treatment of conditions such as Trigeminal Neuralgia and Colloid Cysts

Respected authority for the treatment of aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations (AVM), cavernous malformations, moyamoya disease, extracranial-intracranial bypass, and carotid artery disease

Director of the Neurosurgery Residency Program at Barrow Neurological Institute, the largest neurosurgery residency program in North America

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