Phillip Kissel, MD

 
Dr. Kissel is a board certified neurosurgeon who practices exclusively In San Luis Obispo, California. His clinical practice was established after completion of formal medical training in 1989. It includes caring for patients with a multitude of neurosurgical problems which involve the spine, brain and peripheral nerves. He is a solo practitioner actively involved with both elective and emergency surgery. He maintains involvement with academic programs both as a clinical instructor and referral source. The information highlighted below is a synopsis of his professional background and neurosurgical interests. Phillip Kissel, MD
     
College Education: University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, California
 
  B.A. Biology 1976
  Postbaccalaureate Neuroscience Graduate work 1978-1980
 
     
Medical Education: The Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University
North Chicago, Illinois
M.D. Degree
1983
 
Surgical Internship: UCLA/Harbor General Medical Center
Torrance, California
1984
 
Neurosurgical Residency: University of California, Davis
Sacramento, California
 
  Neurological Surgery 1984-1989
  Chief Resident 1988-1989
 
Neurosurgical Clinical Practice: Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center
San Luis Obispo, California
1989-Current