Phillip Kissel, MD
Dr. Phillip Kissel received his undergraduate degree in biology at University of California, San Diego in 1976. He attended medical school at The Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University. Dr. Kissel completed his surgical internship at University of California, Los Angeles/Harbor General Medical Center and his neurosurgical residency at University of California, Davis.
Dr. Kissel has been a member of the American Board of Neurological Surgeons since 1991 and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons since 1993. He maintains involvement with academic programs both as a clinical instructor and referral source.
Dr. Kissel currently practices in San Luis Obispo, California. His clinical practice focuses on patients with a multitude of neurosurgical problems which involve the spine, brain and peripheral nerves. He is actively involved with both elective and emergency surgery at Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center.