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Wouter I. Schievink, MD

Director, Microvascular Neurosurgery Program

Professor, Neurosurgery

Wouter I. Schievink, MD

Neurosurgery - Pavilion
127 S San Vicente Blvd #A6600
Los AngelesCA





Wouter I. Schievink, MD

Director, Microvascular Neurosurgery Program

Professor, Neurosurgery

  • Neurosurgery

The research of Wouter I Schievink, MD, focuses on outcomes of complex cerebrovascular surgery, syndromes of spontaneous intracranial hypotension/spinal CSF leaks, as well as extracellular matrix proteins in intracranial aneurysms and cervicocephalic arterial dissections and models of intracranial aneurysms.

  • Medical School: University of Amsterdam Medical School, 1989
  • Residency: Mayo Clinic, 1997
  • Fellowship: Barrow Neurological Institute, 1998

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  • Honored Guest, Cervicocephalic Artery Dissection Research Symposium, Singer-Polignac Foundation. Paris, France, 2014
  • Writing Committee, International Classification of Headache Disorders - III, 2010-12
  • Distinguished Scientist Award, Bicuspid Aortic Foundation, 2010
  • America's Top Doctors, 2005-present
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery, 1998-present

Click here for a list of peer-reviewed publications.

  • Schievink WI. Spontaneous spinal cerebrospinal fluid leaks and intracranial hypotension. JAMA. 2006;295(19):2286-2296.
  • Schievink WI. Spontaneous dissection of the carotid and vertebral arteries. N Engl J Med. 2001;344(12):898-906.
  • Schievink WI. Intracranial aneurysms. N Engl J Med. 1997;336(1):28-40.

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