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Antonio De Salles, MD, PhD

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Antonio De Salles, MD, PhD

UCLA Physician Antonio De Salles, MD, PhD specializes in Neurological Surgery.
Specialty
Neurological Surgery
Gender
Male
Language Spoken
English, Spanish
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
State License Number
A51650
Contact
(310) 794-1221 Appointment Scheduling
Fax Number
(310) 794-1848
Voted Best Doctor
PRACTICE LOCATION

Clinic
Department of Neurosurgery
300 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite B200
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Department of Radiation Oncology
200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite B265
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Mailing Address
UCLA Neurosurgery Department
Box 957182
Los Angeles, CA 90095-7182

EDUCATION
Fellowship
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1986 - 1988
Head Injury, Medical College of Virginia, 1983 - 1986
Residency
Neurology, Universidade Federal do Goias, 1979 - 1982
Internship
Surgery, Hospital do Servidor Publico Municipal, 1978 - 1978
Degree
MD, Universidade Federal do Goias, 1978
CLINICAL INTEREST
Movement Disorders, Rhizotomy Radiofrequency, Stereotactic Biopsy, Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Tic Douloureux, Trigeminal Neuralgia
AFFILIATION
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Professor In Residence and Director of the Stereotactic Surgery program, and Co-Director of the Radiosurgery Program.  Dr. DeSalles focuses on noninvasive techniques of surgery in the management and treatment of inoperable brain tumors using Novalis Shaped Beam Radiosurgery System (advanced technology in comparison to the X-Knife and Gamma Knife). He also does research and surgery for Parkinson's disease and various movement disorders, as well as surgery for pain.

HOSPITAL POSITIONS

  • Head Stereotaxic Surgery Section, UCLA School of Medicine
  • Co-Director Radiosurgery Program, UCLA School of Medicine
  • Co-Director of the Epilepsy Surgery Program, West LA VA Medical Center
  • Assist-Chief, Neurosurgery West LA Veterans Administration, Wadsworth Medical Center
  • Member Pain Management Group, UCLA School of Medicine
  • Consultant Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Dakota
  • Consultant in Radiosurgery Newport Diagnostic Center, Newport Beach, California
  • Consultant University of Paraná, Brazil
  • Professor Department of Neurosurgery and Department of Radiation Oncology, UCLA School of Medicine
  • Head Stereotaxic Surgery Section, UCLA School of Medicine
  • Co-Director Radiosurgery Program, UCLA School of Medicine
  • Co-Director of the Epilepsy Surgery Program, West LA VA Medical Center
  • Assist-Chief, Neurosurgery West LA Veterans Administration, Wadsworth Medical Center
  • Member Pain Management Group, UCLA School of Medicine
  • Consultant Department of Neurosurgery, University of South Dakota
  • Consultant in Radiosurgery Newport Diagnostic Center, Newport Beach, California
  • Consultant University of Paraná, Brazil
  • Professor Department of Neurosurgery and Department of Radiation Oncology, UCLA School of Medicine

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES AND MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Medical Association
  • Los Angeles County Medical Association
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • International Society for Stereotaxis and Functional Neurosurgery
  • American Society of Neuroimaging
  • Massachusetts Medical Society
  • International Stereotactic Radiosurgery Society
  • World Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • American Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • Movement Disorder Society
  • Western Society of Neurosurgery
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