The Department of Neurological Surgery offers fellowship training in a number of subspecialty services.


Fellows participate in patient care in the spine center clinic and on the inpatient service. The objective is advanced experience with complex spine surgery.

Application Process

Contact Praveen Mummaneni, MD ([email protected]) or Christopher Ames, MD ([email protected]) between 1-3 years in advance, with your CV. CC the fellowship coordinator, Teresa Pan ([email protected]), in your email.

Other Details

  • Salary/Benefits: Please see the UCSF GME website for details
  • Accreditation: CAST Fellowship
  • Program Length: 1 year
  • Location/Campus: Parnassus
  • Start of Program: July 1
  • Number of Fellows per Year: 2-3


For more information about fellowships in the Department of Neurological Surgery, please contact Teresa Pan ([email protected]).