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Willard S. Kasoff, MD, MPH

Associate Professor, Neurosurgery
Director, Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, Temple University Hospital

Willard Kasoff
For Patients
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Epilepsy surgery
  • Movement disorders surgery/deep brain stimulation
  • Trigeminal neuralgia/craniofacial pain
  • Spinal and peripheral pain
  • Cancer-related pain
  • Adult and pediatric hydrocephalus

Research Interests

  • Advanced imaging in deep brain stimulation
  • Treatment of complex trigeminal/facial pain
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Functional and Stereotactic Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
  • Residency, Neurological Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
  • Fellowship, Epilepsy Surgery, Yale Epilepsy Surgery Program, New Haven, CT
  • MPH, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT
  • MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY


  • Neurological Surgery


  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS)
  • American Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery (ASSFN)
  • American Epilepsy Society (AES)
  • North American Neuromodulation Society (NANS)

Honors & Awards

  • Young Investigator Award, American Epilepsy Society, 2011

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