Kunal Raygor MD

Kunal Raygor MD

Expected Graduation Date: 2022




Education, Training, and Previous Positions

2010: AB, Harvard University
2015: MD, University of California, San Francisco

Selected Honors and Awards

2016: Krevans Award for Excellence in Patient Care, San Francisco General Hospital
2013: UCSF Clinical and Translational Research Fellowship Program
2011: American Association of Neurological Surgeons Medical Student Summer Research Fellowship
2010: Summa Cum Laude for senior honor’s thesis, Harvard University
2009: PRISE Fellow, Harvard University

Selected Professional Memberships

Congress of Neurological Surgeons
American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Recent Publications

Chang EF, Breshears JD, Raygor KP, Lau D, Molinaro AM, Berger MS. Stereotactic probability and variability of speech arrest and anomia sites during stimulation mapping of the language dominant hemisphere. J Neurosurg 2016;19:1-8.

Raygor KP, Mooney MA, Snyder LA, Levitt MR, Albuquerque FC, Spetzler RF. Pseudoaneurysm of distal anterior cerebral artery branch following external ventricular drain placement: Case report and review of literature. Neurosurgery, In Press.

Raygor KP, Than KD, Chou D, Mummaneni PV. Comparison of minimally invasive transspinous and open approaches for thoracolumbar intradural-extramedullary spinal tumors. Neurosurg Focus 2015;39: E12.

Englot DJ, Nagarajan SS, Imber BS, Raygor KP, Honma SM, Mizuiri D, Mantle M, Knowlton RC, Kirsch HE, Chang EF. Epileptogenic zone localization using magnetoencephalography predicts seizure freedom in epilepsy surgery. Epilepsia 2015;56:949-958.

Chang EF, Raygor KP, Berger MS. Contemporary model of language organization: An overview for neurosurgeons. J Neurosurg 2015;122:250-261.

Englot DJ, Raygor KP, Garcia PA, Knowlton RC, Auguste KI, Chang EF. Factors associated with failed focal neocortical epilepsy surgery. Neurosurgery 2014;75:648-656.

Raygor KP, Rowland NC, Cooke DL, Soloman DA, Huang MC. Aneurysm of the posterior meningeal artery embedded within a dorsal exophytic medullary hemangioblastoma: surgical management and review of literature, J Cerebrovasc Endovasc Neurosurg 2014;16:293-298.

Li A, Zhou C, Moore J, Zhang P, Tsai TH, Lee HC, Romano DM, McKee ML, Schoenfeld DA, Serra MJ, Raygor K, Cantiello HF, Fujimoto JG, Tanzi RE. Changes in the expression of the Alzheimer’s disease-associated presenilin gene in drosophila heart leads to cardiac dysfunction. Curr Alzheimer Res 2011;8:313-322.

Gianni D, Li A, Tesco G, McKay KM, Moore J, Raygor K, Rota M, Gwathmey JK, Dec GW, Aretz T, Leri A, Semigran MJ, Anversa P, Macgillivray TE, Tanzi RE, del Monte F. Protein aggregates and novel presenilin gene variants in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy, Circulation 2010;121:1216-1226.