Dr. Daniel A Lim MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Daniel Lim is a neurosurgeon in San Francisco, California and is affiliated with UCSF Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University and has been in practice for 5 years. Dr. Lim accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 49 doctors at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Clinical Interests: Parkinson's disease, Functional neurosurgery, Essential tremor, gliomas

Hospital Affiliation

UCSF Medical Center
Ranked #5 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, General Surgery, 2002 - 2003

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 2003 - 2008

Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University
Class of 2002

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Kavli Fellow, U.S. National Academy of Sciences

NIH Director's New Innovator Award, National Institutes of Health

Sontag Distinguished Researcher Award, Sontag Foundation

Publications & Presentations

Chromatin remodelling factor Mll1 is essential for neurogenesis from postnatal neural stem cells.
Lim, D. A., Huang, Y. C., Swigut, T., Mirick, A. L., Garcia-Verdugo, J. M., Wysocka, J., Ernst, P., Alvarez-Buylla, A. 2009 3 26

A Review of Percutaneous Treatments for Trigeminal Neuralgia.
Cheng, J. S.,Lim, D. A.,Chang, E. F.,Barbaro, N. M.

Integration of Genome-wide Approaches Identifies lncRNAs of Adult Neural Stem Cells and Their Progeny In Vivo.
Ramos, A. D.,Diaz, A.,Nellore, A.,Delgado, R. N.,Park, K. Y.,Gonzales-Roybal, G.,Oldham, M. C.,Song, J. S.,Lim, D. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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