Sam Emerson, MD, PhD is a board-eligible neurosurgeon specializing in brain tumors. Dr. Emerson believes the relationship between patient and surgeon matters most in navigating a brain tumor diagnosis that often brings uncertainty. It is important that patients know they are not alone in dealing with this problem.
Dr. Emerson's primary clinical interests include skull base tumors, primary brain tumors, metastases, clinical trials. He is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of Washington School of Medicine.
Dr. Emerson enjoys photography, watching USC football and spending time with his wife and daughter.
Brigham and Women's Hospital
University of Washington School of Medicine
Medical Education, 2014
Univ. of Washington, School of Medicine