Dr. Midori A. Yenari MD Neurologist

Dr. Midori Yenari is a neurologist in San Francisco, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center and UCSF Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Yenari accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 32 doctors at San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 140 at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology, Vascular

Hospital Affiliation

UCSF Medical Center
Ranked #5 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Stanford University
Residency, Neurology, 1990–1995

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1989–1990

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 19 years in Neurology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 6 years in Vascular Neurology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

The role of the microglia in acute CNS injury.
Kawabori, M.,Yenari, M. A.

Innate Inflammatory Responses in Stroke: Mechanisms and Potential Therapeutic Targets.
Kim, J. Y.,Kawabori, M.,Yenari, M. A.

Triggering Receptor Expressed on Myeloid Cells-2 Correlates to Hypothermic Neuroprotection in Ischemic Stroke.
Kawabori, M.,Hokari, M.,Zheng, Z.,Kim, J. Y.,Calosing, C.,Hsieh, C. L.,Nakamura, M. C.,Yenari, M. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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