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Faith Barnett, MD

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Dr. Faith Barnett, MD

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Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines
10666 N Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Specialties

  • Neurological Surgery

Biography

Faith Barnett, MD, is a neurosurgeon with expertise in the treatment of both benign and malignant brain tumors. She is fellowship trained in pediatric neurosurgery and has a special interest in the continuation of care for pediatric neurosurgical patients as they transition out of the pediatric age group. This includes patients with neurofibromatosis type I and II, von Hippel Lindau syndrome and tuberous sclerosis. Other clinical interests include radiosurgery using Gamma Knife and CyberKnife. Both deliver beams of high-dose radiation from multiple angles to precisely target and destroy tumors.


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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery, Neurological Surgery, 2002

Medical Education

  • Harvard Medical School, MD, 1990

Residencies

  • Brigham & Women's Hospital, Neurological Surgery, 1996

Fellowships

  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Molecular Neurogenetics, 1997
  • Children's Hospital Boston, Pediatric Neurological Surgery, 1997
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