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K. Singh Sahni, M.D., FACS


K. Singh Sahni, M.D., FACS

  • Trigeminal Neuralgia – Gamma Knife, Glycerol Rhizolysis, Microvascular Decompression
  • Brain Tumor - Surgical Treatment
  • Pituitary Tumors – Endoscopic, Microscopic and Gamma Knife
  • Acoustic Tumors--Translabyrinthine, Retrosigmoid, Middle Fossa & Gamma Knife
  • Hemifacial Spasms- Microvascular Decompression

Employment History
Neurosurgical Associates, P.C, Richmond, Virginia

Director Trigeminal Neuralgia Clinic

Chairman Department Neurosurgery
CJW Medical Center

Medical Director
CJW Gamma Knife Center

Current Hospital Affiliations
CJW Medical Center
Henrico Doctors Hospital
St. Mary's Hospital
Johnston Willis Hospital
Memorial Regional Medical Center

License/Board Certifications
American Board of Neurological Surgeons
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Virginia Medical License

Postgraduate Training
Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia
Residency, Neurological Surgery

Special Training
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Principles and Practice of Gamma Knife Radiosurgery

Karolinska Medical Institute
Stockholm, Sweden
Principles and Practice of Gamma Knife Surgery

Elekta Training Center
Altanta, Georgia
Advanced Gamma Knife Training

Hospital de la Timone
Marseille, France
Advanced Gamma Knife Training For Trigeminal Neuralgia & Epilepsy

University of Illinois
Peoria, IL
Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery

Dr. Sahni is board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and is an American College of Surgeons Fellow. He has been published in numerous medical journals and has spoken internationally on neuroscience subjects.

Dr. Sahni completed his residency in neurosurgery at the Medical College of Virginia in 1983. He served as assistant professor of neurosurgery and director of stereotactic and functional surgery at MCV until 1988. He joined CJW in 1989, where he has served as chief of neurosurgery.

Dr. Sahni has performed more than 1,000 procedures on patients with trigeminal neuralgia in the last 20 years. His other areas of interest include trigeminal neuralgia, hemifacial spasm, pituitary tumors, acoustic tumors and meningioma.

Professional Societies:

  • American Medical Association
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons (International Committee)
  • American Academy of Pain Medicine (Founding Member)
  • American Society for Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery
  • Medical Society of Virginia
  • Richmond Academy of Medicine
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