Rajiv Saigal, M.D., Ph.D., is a neurosurgeon specializing in general neurosurgery and complex spine surgery.
Dr. Saigal earned his M.D. at Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, and Ph.D. in medical engineering at Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts. He completed a neurosurgery residency in spinal deformity and spinal tumors at University of California, San Francisco; an orthopedic spine deformity fellowship at Scripps and the San Diego Spine Foundation, California; and a spine fellowship at the University of Miami, Florida.
Dr. Saigal’s clinical research interests include spine surgery and neurotrauma, and his pre-clinical translational research focuses on use of biomaterials and drug delivery systems for treatment of spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury.
Dr. Saigal is an assistant professor of neurological surgery in the Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of Washington, Seattle.