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About Dr. Dean Y Chou

Dr. Dean Y Chou, MD is a Doctor primarily located in San Francisco, CA. He has 22 years of experience. His specialties include Neurological Surgery. Dr. Chou has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

9 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Dean Y Chou is Great. Dr. Dean Y Chou has been rated by 9 patients. From those 9 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Dean Y Chou is 4.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Ucsf Medical Center

505 Parnassus Ave
San Francisco, CA 94143
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Specialties

Dr. Dean Y Chou has the following 1 specialty

  • Neurological Surgery

    A neurological surgeon is a physician who surgically treats disorders of the nervous system, which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.
    In addition to treating trauma of the head and spine, these doctors also treat disorders like epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    Neurological surgeons can perform surgical procedures on the brain, such as stereotactic surgery, microsurgery, endoscopic surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, and endovascular image guided methods.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Dean Y Chou has the following 15 expertise

  • Spinal Fractures
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Infection
  • Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Aneurysm
  • Neurosurgery
  • Craniotomy
  • Glioblastoma
  • Kyphosis
  • Laminectomy
  • Wounds and Injuries
  • Stroke
  • Scoliosis

Dr. Dean Y Chou has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Dean Y Chou is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Five Stars

Dr Chou really took the extra time needed to explain the procedure beforehand. I knew exactly the what, who and when of the procedure. He was reassuring, and comforting when he sensed that I was scared .

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Awesome neurosurgeon

Helped my brother expedite a diagnosis; after 2 years of running around from doctor to doctor. We are forever indebted to him.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Education

    22 Years Experience

  • University Of California Davis School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1996

  • Johns Hopkins Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Dean Y Chou accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • BC CA California Care Small Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA California Care Large Group HMO
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select PPO
    • Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO

Locations & Directions

Ucsf Medical Center, 505 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA
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