David D. Yeh, M.D., FAANS
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Aneurysm clipping, Artificial cervical or lumbar disc replacement, Artificial disc replacement, Awake brain surgery, Back and spine problems, Baclofen pumps, Benign tumors of the brain and spine, Brain mapping, Brain stimulators to prevent seizure, Brain surgery, Brain tumors, Cancer surgery
- Medical Affiliations
Palo Alto Medical Foundation
- Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group
Sutter Medical Network
BOARD CERTIFIED IN:
Credentials & Notables
- Medical School:
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
University of Cincinnati, Neurosurgery
University of Cincinnati, Neurosurgery
University of Cincinnati, Neurosurgery Spine & Epilepsy
- Primary Language(s)
Intraoperative ultrasonography used to determine the extent of surgery necessary during posterior fossa decompression in children with Chiari malformation type I
- Journal of Neurosurgery
Yeh DD, Koch B, Crone KR.
Cavernous Malformations in Children. In: Vascular Malformations in Children
Yeh DD, Crone KR.
Novel Concepts in Lighting, Magnification, and Image Integration
- In: Apuzzo ML: Operating Rooms of the 21st Century. American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Tew JM, Yeh DD, Aziz K.
Management Strategy for Adult Patients with Dorsal Midbrain Gliomas
Yeh DD, Warnick RE, Ernst RJ.
The correction of stereotactic inaccuracy caused by brain shift using an intraoperative ultrasound device
- Computer Science. Proceedings of the First Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Virtual Reality and Robotics in Medicine and Medial Robotics and Computer-Assisted Surgery
Buchholz RD, Yeh DD, Trobaugh J, McDurmont LL, Sturm CD Baumann C, Henderson JM, Levy A, Kessman P.
Face Recognition Project: Retinal Modeling. Current Developments in Engineering and Computer Science
- The Associated Western Universities Summer Participant Program. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Buhmann J, Yeh DD.
More About This Provider
Dr. David D. Yeh is a board certified neurosurgeon in the San Jose and the South Bay community. He grew up in San Jose and attended Oak Grove High School. From there, he graduated from U.C. Berkeley with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. Instead of a career in Engineering, he chose the field of medicine and attended St. Louis University Medical School.
Dr. Yeh spent seven years after medical school training in training in the field of neurological surgery. He completed his Neurosurgical residency training with the Mayfield Clinic at the University of Cincinnati. He also graduated with Advanced Training (Fellowship) in complex spine surgery and epilepsy surgery. He has published multiple medical articles, presented in multiple medical societies, and has been involved in numerous public educational symposiums.
After completing his training, Dr. Yeh spent a year in private practice in Chico, CA and then moved back to the San Jose area in 2007. Dr. Yeh treats all disorders of the brain and spine. His special interests reside in brain tumors, minimally invasive spine surgery, advanced instrumentation, deformities, degenerative diseases of the spine, and neuro/spinal oncology. He is currently one of the founding members of South Bay Brain & Spine and works closely with Drs. Kenneth Blumenfeld and Ali Shirzadi. He has built a solid reputation in this community and is well respected amongst his peers.
The guiding principles of his practice have been through the use of state-of-the-art technologies, evidence based care, and compassionate delivery of services. To make an appointment, please call his office.
Vice-Chairman, Department of Neuroscience, Good Samaritan Hospital; Former Chairman, Division of Neurosurgery, Good Samaritan Hospital
Dr. Yeh is interested in long distance running.
Philosophy of Care
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