Wouter I. Schievink, MD

Director, Microvascular Neurosurgery Program

Professor, Neurosurgery

Wouter I. Schievink, MD

Neurosurgery - Pavilion
127 S San Vicente Blvd #A6600
Los AngelesCA
90048

Phone:

310-423-7900

Fax:

310-423-0777

Wouter I. Schievink, MD

Director, Microvascular Neurosurgery Program

Professor, Neurosurgery

  • Neurosurgery
  • CSF Leak

Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

Astrocytoma

Brain Aneurysms

Brain Hemorrhage

Brain Tumors

Carotid Artery Diseases

Carotid Artery Dissection

Carotid Endarterectomy

Cavernous Malformations

Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak

Chiari Malformation (CM)

Hemifacial Spasm

Hydrocephalus

Moya Moya Disease

Skull Base Surgery / Surgeries

Skull Base Tumors

Stroke (Cerebrovascular Accident) - CVA

Trigeminal Neuralgia

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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