Lissa C. Baird, M.D.

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Neurological Surgery, Pediatrics
Special Interest:
Neurological Surgery (Pediatric)
Accepting Patients:
English, Spanish (some)

Academic and Clinical Positions

Pediatric Neurosurgeon and Medical Director of Pediatric Neuro-oncology

Assistant Professor


Dr. Baird speciializes in caring for children with neurosurgical disorders of the brain and spine. She has specific expertise in brain tumors and pediatric neurovascular disease, as well as using minimally invasive and endoscopic techniques for treating many disorders including hydrocephalus, tumors of the skull base and pituitary region, and arachnoid cysts.

Her research interests are focused on neuro-oncology and working towards novel treatments and a better understanding of pediatric brain tumors.

Professional Education

  • Degree:
    M.D., Columbia University, New York City, NY, 2004
  • Residency:

    Neurosurgery Residency, University of California - San Diego, 2011

    General Surgery Internship, University of California - San Diego, 2005

  • Fellowship:

    Pediatric Neurosurgery Fellowship, Children's Hospital Boston, 2012

    Skull Base Fellowship, Louisiana State University, 2010


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