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Donald Becker, MD

UCLA Physician Donald Becker, MD specializes in Neurological Surgery.
Specialty
Neurological Surgery
Gender
Male
Language Spoken
English
State License Number
G15049
Contact
(310) 794-1222
Fax Number
(310) 825-7245
Email Address
dbecker@mednet.ucla.edu
Voted Super Doctor
PRACTICE LOCATION
Mailing Address
UCLA Neurosurgery Department
Box 956901
Los Angeles, CA 90095-6901
MEDICAL BOARD CERTIFICATION
Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery, 1969
EDUCATION
Fellowship
Neurological Surgery, National Institutes of Health, The Clinical Center, 1966 - 1966
Residency
Surgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 1963 - 1967
Surgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 1962 - 1963
Internship
Surgery, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 1961 - 1962
Medical Degree
MD, Case Western Reserve Univ School of Medicine, 1961
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HOSPITAL POSITIONS

  • Director, UCLA Brain Tumor Program
  • Director, Neurosurgery Skull Base Lab
  • W. Eugene Stern Chair in Neurosurgery. 1992
  • Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio. 1967-68.
  • Assist Prof of Surgery/Neurosurgery, UCLA School of Medicine. 1968-71.
  • Chief of Neurosurgery, Harbor General Hospital, Torrance, California. 1968-71.
  • Professor and Chairman, Medical College of Virginia, Div. Neurological Surgery. 1971-1985.

MEMBERSHIP, MEDICAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • American Association for the Surgery of Trauma
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • American Surgical Association
  • California Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • California Medical Association
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • International Association for the Study of Pain
  • Los Angeles County Medical Association
  • Los Angeles Society of Neurology and Psychiatry
  • Los Angeles Surgical Society
  • Neurosurgical Society of America (Sec'y. 1982-85, President-elect 1994, President-1995)
  • Neurotrauma Society
  • North American Skull Base Society
  • Pan Pacific Surgical Association
  • The Pituitary Society
  • Research Society of Neurological Surgeons
  • Society of Neurological Surgeons
  • Society of University Surgeons
  • Southern California Neurosurgical Society (President-1996)
  • Society of Neurosurgical Anesthesia and Neurological Supportive Care (President-1979)
  • Western Neurosurgical Society
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