Richard G. Ellenbogen M.D., F.A.C.S.

 Richard  G. Ellenbogen M.D., F.A.C.S.

Bio

Dr. Ellenbogen is a UW professor and chairman of the Department of Neurological Surgery. In addition, he is also attending of neurological surgery at…

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Patient Care Philosophy

"Love the patient more than you hate the disease."

Personal Interests

Sports, gardening, fishing and cooking.

Clinical Interests

Pediatric and Adult Brain Tumors (specialty: ventricular tumors, pineal region tumors, posterior fossa tumors, pituitary tumors); craniofacial developmental abnormalities and trauma; Chiari malformations; minimally invasive brain surgery (Neuro-endoscopy); Neuro-trauma surgery; Concussion.

Research Interests

Molecular imaging/nanotechnology; CSF physiology and Traumatic Brain Injury.

Education

InstitutionCredentialYear
Brown Medical SchoolMedical education1983
Harvard Medical SchoolResidency
Walter Reed Army Medical CenterInternship

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD1983

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of Neurological SurgeryNeurological Surgery1992
Dr. Ellenbogen is a UW professor and chairman of the Department of Neurological Surgery. In addition, he is also attending of neurological surgery at Harborview Medical Center and attending neurosurgeon at Seattle Children's. His numerous clinical interests include pediatric and adult brain tumors, trauma surgery, craniofacial abnormalities, Chiari malformations, congenital spine surgery and minimally invasive brain surgery. He is also conducting research on molecular imaging/nanoparticles and on traumatic brain injury.

UW Medicine Drs. Stanley Herring and Richard Ellenbogen helped develop "Heads Up" online concussion training.
HIs author bio page can be found at: http://elsevierauthors.com/richardellenbogen/

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