Gregory Zipfel, MD

Gregory Zipfel, MD

Neurosurgeon, Surgeon

Primary Academic Title

Ralph G. Dacey Distinguished Professor of Neurological Surgery and Chairman of Neurological Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

As a member of our brain tumor specialist team, Dr. Zipfel cares for patients diagnosed with brain tumors through treatment and recovery. Learn more about Dr. Zipfel and the Brain Tumor Center at Siteman.

Research Interest

Benign and malignant brain tumors, particularly complex tumors of the skull base, including meningioma, schwannoma, acoustic neuroma, carniofacial tumors and chordoma/chondrosarcoma.


  • 1995: MD, Northwestern University, Chicago


  • 1996 - 1996: Intern, general surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville
  • 1996 - 2003: Resident and chief resident, University of Florida, Gainesville
  • 1998 - 2000: Research fellow, Washington University, St. Louis
  • 2003 - 2004: Fellow, cerebrovascular and skull base surgery, University of Miami

Board Certification

  • 2008: American Board of Neurological Surgery

Journal Articles

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Contact Information

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

  • South St. Louis County

    5225 Midamerica Plaza
    St. Louis, MO 63129

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