David D. Yeh, M.D., FAANS
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- View test results
- Proxy access for caregivers
- Track immunizations
- Secure mobile access
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- 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, Dept of Neurosurgery
University of Cincinnati, Dept of Neurosurgery
University of Cincinnati, Neurosurgery Spine & Epilepsy Fellowships
- 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.
1. Vice-Chairman Department of Neuroscience. Good Samaritan Hospital. April 2015-present.
2. Chairman Division of Neurosurgery. Good Samaritan Hospital. July 2013 – April 2015.
Dr. Yeh is interested in long distance running.
Philosophy of Care
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
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 appoint, please call his office.
Stereotactic Radiosurgery (Gamma Knife)
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