Abhay Sanan, MD

Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery

2450 East River Road, Tucson, AZ 85718, USA

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Dr. Sanan is a board certified neurosurgeon. He serves as a clinical Assistant Professor in both the Division of Neurosurgery and the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Arizona, University Medical Center and has received numerous awards throughout his career for research.
Dr. Sanan earned his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at the University of Minnesota and was chief resident in neurosurgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Sanan completed his fellowship at the University of Cincinnati in skull base and cerebrovascular surgery. Dr. Sanan is certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery. He is also Clinical Assistant Professor in both the Division of Neurosurgery and the Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Arizona, University Medical Center. Dr. Sanan has been with the Center for Neurosciences since 1999.

Education

  • MD: Boston University School of Medicine

  • Internship/Residency: University of Minnesota

  • Fellowship: University of Cincinnati

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery

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Abhay Sanan, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Pituitary Tumor – Radiation Treatment Options

So while surgery is probably still considered the mainstay of treatment of pituitary Adenomas that need some sort of intervention, there is another category of treatment that has entered into the treatment of pituitary tumors,...

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Abhay Sanan, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Pituitary Tumor – Transsphenoidal Surgery

Let’s talk a little bit about the corridor from below, which is called a transsphenoidal approach. And again, transsphenoidal because you’re going through the sphenoid sinus to gain access to the pituitary tumor. That access...

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Abhay Sanan, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Pituitary Tumor – Surgery Treatment

If a decision has been made that we’re going to proceed with surgical treatment of a pituitary adenoma, fundamentally there’s two corridors that you can access the pituitary from. One is essentially from below. So...

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Abhay Sanan, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Pituitary Tumor – Adenomas

So let’s talk a little bit about pituitary adenomas and surgical approaches and specifically now we’ll shift gears a little bit and talk a little bit about transcranial approaches to pituitary masses. The first question...

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Abhay Sanan, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Pituitary Tumor – Causes

Most pituitary tumors just happen because they want to happen. And it’s not because you know, somebody smoked too much or drank too much. There are a couple of rare genetic conditions that can lead...

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Abhay Sanan, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Pituitary Tumor – Radiation Treatment Options

So while surgery is probably still considered the mainstay of treatment of pituitary Adenomas that need some sort of intervention, there is another category of treatment that has entered into the treatment of pituitary tumors,...

Watch and Share
Abhay Sanan, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Pituitary Tumor – Transsphenoidal Surgery

Let’s talk a little bit about the corridor from below, which is called a transsphenoidal approach. And again, transsphenoidal because you’re going through the sphenoid sinus to gain access to the pituitary tumor. That access...

Watch and Share
Abhay Sanan, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Pituitary Tumor – Surgery Treatment

If a decision has been made that we’re going to proceed with surgical treatment of a pituitary adenoma, fundamentally there’s two corridors that you can access the pituitary from. One is essentially from below. So...

Watch and Share
Abhay Sanan, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Pituitary Tumor – Adenomas

So let’s talk a little bit about pituitary adenomas and surgical approaches and specifically now we’ll shift gears a little bit and talk a little bit about transcranial approaches to pituitary masses. The first question...

Watch and Share
Abhay Sanan, MD

4 months ago

Videos

Pituitary Tumor – Causes

Most pituitary tumors just happen because they want to happen. And it’s not because you know, somebody smoked too much or drank too much. There are a couple of rare genetic conditions that can lead...

Watch and Share
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