Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Houston, Texas
"Best Doctors" in the Nation
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Daniel Yoshor, M.D.
Listed as one of the best doctors in the nation in the field of neurosurgery, Daniel Yoshor, M.D. is a staff surgeon at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center. Board certified in neurological surgery, he has special expertise in Brain Mapping, Brain Tumors, Endoscopic Surgery, Epilepsy, Pituitary Tumors, Skull Base Surgery, and Stereotactic Radiosurgery. Yoshor obtained his medical degree with Honors from the University of Chicago Pritzker School in Chicago. He completed his internship and residency at Baylor College of Medicine and a fellowship at the University of California in San Francisco. His primary clinical neurosurgical interests are brain tumors in eloquent locations, epilepsy surgery, brain mapping, pituitary adenoma, acoustic neuroma, endoscopic pituitary and skull base surgery, meningioma, trigeminal neuralgia, and stereotactic radiosurgery. Yoshor is performing research in the areas of brain mapping, human neurophysiology, cortical stimulation, and epilepsy surgery. He is also an associate professor and the Neurosurgery Residency Program Director at Baylor College of Medicine, the Chief of Neurosurgery Service at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital.