Dr. Hoi Sang U MD Neurosurgeon
Dr. Hoi U is a neurosurgeon in San Diego, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Alvarado Hospital and UC San Diego Health System. He received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 42 years. He is one of 12 doctors at Alvarado Hospital and one of 11 at UC San Diego Health System who specialize in Neurological Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery
Education & Medical Training
Residency, General Surgery, 1972–1973
University of California at San Francisco
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1973–1978
Tufts University School of Medicine
Class of 1972
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery
CA State Medical License
Active through 2014
Awards, Honors & Recognition
Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification,
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Publications & Presentations
An early venous abnormality: a potential cause of arteriovenous malformation recurrence.
Weingarten, D., Pakbaz, S., Cho, A., U, H. S.
Selective differentiation of central nervous system-derived stem cells in response to cues from specific regions of the developing brain.
Vorasubin, B., Weedin, J., Saljooque, F., Wilkes, N., Eng, M., U, H.S.
Evolution of the human brain: changing brain size and the fossil record.
Park, M.S., Nguyen, A.D., Aryan, H.E., U, H.S., Levy, M.L., Semendeferi, K.
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200 W Arbor Dr
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San Diego, CA 92103
Phone: (619) 543-5540
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