Dr. Stephen Lance Skirboll MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Stephen Skirboll is a neurosurgeon in Stanford, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford and Stanford Hospital and Clinics. He received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 25 years. He is one of 12 doctors at Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford and one of 35 at Stanford Hospital and Clinics who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Washington
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1989–1997

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAANS), American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Patterns of care and survival for glioblastoma patients in the Veterans population.
Arrigo, R.T., Boakye, M., Skirboll, S.L.

Pituitary adenomas can appear as hypermetabolic lesions in (18) F-FDG PET imaging.
Ryu, S.I., Tafti, B.A., Skirboll, S.L.

An RNAi screen identifies TRRAP as a regulator of brain tumor-initiating cell differentiation.
Wurdak, H., Zhu, S., Romero, A., Lorger, M., Watson, J., Chiang, C., Zhang, J., Natu, V.S., Lairson, L.L., Walker, J.R., Trussell, C.M., Harsh, G.R., Vogel, H., Felding-Habermann, B., Orth, A.P., Miraglia, L.J., Rines, D.R., Skirboll, S.L., Schultz, P.G.

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