UW Medicine Pituitary Program

Care Providers

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Randall M. Chesnut M.D., F.C.C.M., F.A.C.S.

Randall M. Chesnut, M.D., F.C.C.M., F.A.C.S., has expertise in surgery and critical care for traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injuries, failed back…

Specialties and Expertise: Neurological Surgery, Neurosurgery (Spine)

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Anthony Joseph DeSantis M.D.

Dr. DeSantis specializes in endocrinology and sees patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes, adrenal problems, metabolic bone disease, pituitary problems…
Specialties and Expertise: Diabetes, Endocrinology - Diabetes & Metabolism, Pituitary Disorders

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

Richard G. Ellenbogen, M.D., F.A.C.S., is an attending surgeon at Harborview Medical Center, Seattle Children’s and University of Washington Medical…

Specialties and Expertise: Gamma Knife, Neurological Surgery, Neuro-Oncology, Pediatrics, Pituitary Disorders

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R. Alan Failor M.D.

Dr. Failor is not currently accepting new diabetes patients- he is accepting new endocrine patients only. Dr. R. Alan Failor is a specialist in diabetes…
Specialties and Expertise: Diabetes, Endocrinology - Diabetes & Metabolism, Pituitary Disorders

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Manuel Ferreira M.D., Ph.D.

Manuel Ferreira, M.D., Ph.D., is a neurosurgeon who provides care to patients with tumors. Dr. Ferreira uses traditional open skull base approaches,…

Specialties and Expertise: Acoustic Neuromas, Brain Tumors, Neurofibromatosis, Pituitary Disorders, Skull Base Surgery, Skull Base Tumors

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Courtney E. Francis M.D.

Dr. Francis was born and raised in and around Sacramento, California. She earned her bachelor's degree in neuroscience from Brown University. She received…
Specialties and Expertise: Multiple Sclerosis, Ophthalmology, Pituitary Disorders

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