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Eric L. Zager, MD

Degree and Institution

MD, Stanford Medical School, 1982

Faculty Title

Professor, Neurosurgery

Department

Neurosurgery

Clinical Expertise

Brain tumors: microsurgery and stereotaxic surgery; spine and paraspinal tumors; peripheral nerve tumors; brachial plexus tumors, pituitary/sellar tumors.

Research Expertise

Cerebral protection against ischemia; heat shock proteins (stress proteins). Axonal stretch-growth and neural transplantation.

Cancer Program
Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors Program
» Neurosurgery

Residency
Neurosurgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1988

Fellowship
Peripheral Nerve Surgery, University of Toronto/LSU Medical Center, 1989

Board Certifications
Neurosurgery

Publications

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Contact Information

Researcher/Clinician:
Eric L. Zager, MD

3400 Spruce Street

Silverstein Building, 3rd floor

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA  19104


Office Phone: 215-662-3497
Fax: 215-349-5534

Assistant:
Beth Gerrick, Awilda Torres
Office Phone: 215-662-3497
Appointment Phone: 215-662-3497
Fax: 215-349-5534
beth.gerrick@uphs.upenn.edu; awilda.torres@uphs.upenn.edu

Mailing Address:
Eric L. Zager, MD

3400 Spruce Street

Silverstein Building, 3rd floor

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA  19104


Office Phone: 215-662-3497
Appointment Phone: 215-662-3497
Fax: 215-349-5534