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Amy Eisenberg, MSN, ARNP, CNRN

  • Neurosurgery

Amy’s 25+ years of experience as a nurse practitioner with neuroscience and brain tumor patients helps to ensure our patients’ complete continuity of care, from first point of contact through inpatient hospitalization and post op recovery. Along with her clinical expertise, Amy’s commitment to planning...

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Zara Jethani, MS, MBA

  • Marketing & Communications

Zara is a marketing professional with a background in molecular biology and experience in healthcare and biotech. In her role at Pacific Neuroscience Institute, she uses her knowledge in these areas to foster engagement throughout the communities we serve. She transforms scientific information into highly accessible educational content for our...

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Annie Heng, RN, BSN

  • Research

Annie’s role is to coordinate all clinical research investigations that are conducted at the Brain Tumor Center and Neuroscience Programs including clinical trial recruitment, consenting patients for tissue typing and other applicable studies, updating regulatory paperwork for the trials and oversee the clinical translational database,...

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David Krasne, MD

  • Neuropathology

About Dr. Krasne Dr. Krasne joined the staff at Saint John’s in 1990 and became the Medical Director of the Pathology Department and Clinical Laboratory in 1994. Under Dr. Krasne’s leadership the pathology group at Saint John’s supports the Health Center and its ever growing...

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Yuki Takasumi, MD

  • Neuropathology

About Dr. Takasumi Dr. Takasumi has been on the staff at Providence Saint John’s Health Center since 2000. She completed medical school at Tufts University in 1995, her residency in anatomic and clinical pathology at the University of California, Los Angeles in 1999, and a...

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George P. Teitelbaum, MD

  • Neurointerventional Surgery

About Dr. Teitelbaum Dr. Teitelbaum is board-certified in radiology and neuroradiology. He has extensive experience in endovascular treatment of cerebral aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations (AVMs), carotid stenosis, stroke and pre-operative brain tumor embolizations, as well as performing diagnostic cerebral angiograms and venograms including petrosal sinus sampling...

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Howard R. Krauss, MD

  • Eye
  • Neuro-ophthalmology
  • PNI Founder

About Dr. Krauss Howard R. Krauss, MD, is one of the four founders of Pacific Neuroscience Institute, and a Director of the Pacific Eye, Ear and Skull Base Center. He is a surgical neuro-ophthalmologist specializing in diagnostic neuro-ophthalmology, including visual field analysis and ocular coherence...

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Lisa Chaiken, MD

  • Radiation Oncology

About Dr. Chaiken Dr. Lisa Chaiken is a board certified Radiation Oncologist at Saint John’s Health Center and a member of Valley Radiotherapy Associates Medical Group. She has extensive experience in radiotherapy for brain tumors as well as cancers of the head & neck, breast,...

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Robert Wollman, MD

  • Radiation Oncology

About Dr. Wollman Dr. Robert Wollman is a board certified Radiation Oncologist and is Medical Director of Radiation Oncology at Saint John’s Health Center and a member of Valley Radiotherapy Associates Medical Group. He has extensive experience in radiotherapy for brain, pituitary and skull base...