Super Doctors is a listing of outstanding doctors from more than 40 medical specialties who have attained a high degree of peer recognition or professional achievement.
At Pacific Neuroscience Institute, we are pleased to announce that twelve of our physicians have achieved the Super Doctor designation in 2018 with many of them being multiple year recipients.
For patients, this is just another confirmation that they can expect the highest levels of treatment and care from our endorsed experts.
Super Doctors 2018
Achal Singh Achrol, MD
Director, Neurovascular Surgery; Director, Neurosurgery Clinical Trials Program; Chief, Glioma Surgery Program
Garni Barkhoudarian, MD, FAANS
Co-Director Pituitary Disorders Center, Neurosurgery; Director, Adult Hydrocephalus Center; Director, Facial Pain Center; Chief, Radiosurgery Program; Director, JWCI / PNI Microdissection Anatomy Laboratory
William G. Buxton, MD
Director, Neuromuscular & Neurodiagnostic Medicine, and Fall Prevention, Brain Health Center; Adult Neurology
Jose Carrillo, MD
Neuro-oncologist, Brain Tumor Center; Translational Neurosciences and Neurotherapeutics
Chester F. Griffiths, MD, FACS
Director, Eye, Ear & Skull Base Center; Head & Neck Surgery and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery
Kian Karimi, MD
Head & Neck Surgery and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery; Eye, Ear & Skull Base Center
Daniel F. Kelly, MD
Director, PNI, Brain Tumor and Pituitary Disorders Centers; Neurosurgery
Jean-Philippe Langevin, MD
Director, Restorative Neurosurgery and Deep Brain Stimulation Program;
Director Neuro-Spine Surgery, Spine Institute, PNI-South Bay; Neurosurgery
Verna R. Porter, MD
Director of Programs for Dementia, Alzheimer's Disease and Neurocognitive Disorders, Brain Health Center; Adult Neurology
Walavan Sivakumar, MD
Director of Neurosurgery, PNI South Bay, Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center; Neurosurgery, Providence Saint John's Health Center
For more information about the Pacific Neuroscience Institute team, take a look at our team page.
Zara Jethani, MS, MBA, is the marketing director for the Pacific Neuroscience Institute. Her background is in graphic design, molecular genetics research and healthcare marketing.