Dr. Sandeep Kunwar is a neurosurgeon with a special interest in pituitary tumors, including craniopharyngiomas. He uses minimally invasive surgical techniques to treat patients with these disorders. He cares for pediatric patients in collaboration with the pediatric neurosurgery team.

Kunwar earned his medical degree at UCSF, where he also completed an internship and a residency. As a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Scholar, he worked in the laboratory of molecular biology at the National Cancer Institute.

  • Education

    UCSF School of Medicine, 1993

  • Residencies

    UCSF Medical Center, Neurological Surgery, 1998

  • Fellowships

    UCSF Medical Center, Brain Tumor Research Center, 1998

  • Board Certifications

    Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery

  • Academic Title

    Associate Professor

Brain Tumor Center

400 Parnassus Ave., Eighth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

California Center for Pituitary Disorders

400 Parnassus Ave., Eighth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

Neurosurgery Clinic

400 Parnassus Ave., Eighth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

My reviews

4.9

Overall Experience
81 Reviews
I was very happy with the appointment with Dr. Kunwar he was extremely thorough and answered all our questions. He spent a lot of time with me explaining everything and giving his opinions which I value in making the decision to have surgery or not.
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
80 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
81 Reviews
Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
80 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
81 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
81 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
81 Reviews

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