For Medical Professionals


Cedars-Sinai experts are available for consultations. Our neurologists and specialists have extensive expertise diagnosing, developing treatment plans and guiding patients about clinical trials. To reach the CSF Leak Program, please call 310-423-7900 or email


Wouter I. Schievink, MD
Franklin G. Moser, MD, MMM, FACR
Marcel Maya, MD
To view all of the publications from the Cedars-Sinai experts, please visit PubMed.

Grand Rounds and Conferences

Cedars-Sinai's departments of Neurosurgery and Neurology provide professional, educational and training opportunities open to medical professionals.

Cedars-Sinai's Neurosciences Grand Rounds offer practical insights into the treatment of complex neurological conditions. Given by our noted multidisciplinary faculty and visiting professors, the courses are geared to the practicing neurologist, neurosurgeon, primary care physicians and other medical professionals involved in the management and diagnosis of neurological disorders.

Held the third and fourth Friday of each month, topics range from pediatric head trauma management to brain mapping and using functional MRI techniques. Sessions begin at noon.

Cedars-Sinai designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For information, please contact Academic Program Coordinator Samantha Phu at

Fellowship and Training Programs

For more information about current Department of Neurosurgery fellowship and residency programs, please contact our Academic Program Coordinator, Samantha Phu at

The Department of Neurosurgery at Cedars-Sinai offers senior electives for fourth year medical students. Applications are accepted through the Visiting Student Application Service (VSAS).