Kaisorn L. Chaichana, M.D.

  1. Neurosurgeon

Departments

Specialty Groups

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

English

Dr. Kaisorn Chaichana is a board certified, fellowship trained neurosurgeon who offers comprehensive treatments for adult patients with benign and malignant brain tumors. He specializes in the treatment of patients with primary brain tumors such as gliomas, meningiomas and pituitary tumors, as well as skull base and metastatic brain tumors. He practices the most advanced treatments in minimally invasive surgery, endoscopic surgery, and awake brain mapping.

  1. Craniotomy
  2. Endoscopic procedures
  3. Endoscopic transnasal transsphenoidal surgery
  4. Minimally invasive neurosurgery
  5. Minimally invasive surgery
  • Brain cancer
  • Brain tumors
  • Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leaks
  • Cholesterol granuloma
  • Chordomas
  • Chrondrosarcoma
  • Clival tumors
  • Encephalocele
  • Endoscopic repair of nasal cerebrospinal fluid leaks
  • Endoscopic resection of nasal tumors
  • Endoscopic skull base surgery
  • Esthesioneuroblastoma
  • Glioblastoma
  • Gliomas
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic brain tumors
  • Neurosurgery
  • Paranasal sinus tumors
  • Parasellar tumors
  • Pituitary tumors
  • Sellar tumors
  • Skull base tumors
  • Suprasellar tumors
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  1. 2015
    Residency - NeurosurgeryJohns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  2. 2014
    Fellowship - Skull base/Neuro-Oncology FellowshipJohns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  3. 2014
    Post Doctoral FellowshipJohns Hopkins
  4. 2009
    Internship - General SurgeryJohns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  5. 2008
    MDJohns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  6. 2007
    Fellowship - Stem Cell OncologyJohns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  7. 2003
    BS - BiologyUniversity of Utah

Certifications

  1. 2017
    Neurological SurgeryAmerican Board of Neurological Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2017
    Frank J. Otenasek Faculty Teaching AwardJohns Hopkins
  2. 2016
    Chairman Faculty Teaching AwardJohns Hopkins
  3. 2015
    Honorary ProfessorUniversidad de Las Americas
  4. 2015
    Passano Physician Scientist AwardJohns Hopkins
  5. 2014
    Irving Sherman Traveling Fellowship AwardJohns Hopkins Medical School
  6. 2014
    Frank L. Coulson Resident Clinical Excellence AwardJohns Hopkins Medical School
  7. 2014
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
  8. 2014
    Chairman Patient Safety AwardJohn Hopkins Medical School
  9. 2013
    Harvey Cushing Award for Clinical ResearchJohn Hopkins Medical School
  10. 2012
    Walter Dandy Award for Clinical ExcellenceJohn Hopkins Medical School
  11. 2011
    Irving Sherman Resident Achievement AwardJohns Hopkins Medical School
  12. 2008
    Student Research AwardJohns Hopkins Medical School
  13. 2007
    Paul Ehrlich Young Investigator's Research AwardJohns Hopkins Medical School
  14. 2007
    Henry Strong Denison Research AwardJohns Hopkins Medical School
  15. 2007
    Harvey Cushing Medical Student Research AwardJohns Hopkins Medical School
  16. 2006
    Student-Athlete Hall of FameUniversity of Utah
  17. 2006
    Postdoctoral Fellowship AwardAmerican Brain Tumor Association
  18. 2004
    Harold Amos ScholarshipScholarship Award
  19. 2003
    Conference RepresentativeNCAA
  20. 2003
    Burtis Evan Award for Top Male Student-AthleteUniversity of Utah
  21. 2003
    Vivian B. Allen ScholarshipJohns Hopkins University
  22. 2002
    Mountainwest All-Conference ScholarNCAA Division I Athletics
  23. 2002
    Tennis Team CaptainNCAA Division I
  24. 2002
    NCAA All-American Team
  25. 1999
    ScholarshipAlliant Tech Systems
  26. 1999
    President's ListUniversity of Utah
  27. 1999
    Dean's ListUniversity of Utah
  28. 1996
    Utah State High School Tennis Championship

Professional memberships

  1. 2014 - present
    MemberAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  2. 2012 - present
    MemberMission BRAIN: Bridging Resources and Advancing International Neurosurgery
  3. 2012 - present
    MemberYoung Neurosurgeons Committee, American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  4. 2009 - present
    MemberCongress of Neurological Surgeons
  5. 2009 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Neurological Surgeons
  6. 2003 - 2004
    Vice PresidentAsian Pacific American Medical Student Association
  7. 1999 - 2008
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  8. 1999 - 2008
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians

Publications

Research activities

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