James Maas

MD PhD

Neurologist

Dr. James Maas is a neurologist who specializes in caring for patients with movement disorders, including Parkinson's disease, essential tremor and dystonia.

Maas' research centers on the role of proteins implicated in Parkinson's disease, as well as molecules that determine function in dopamine-producing neurons (the cells that die in people with Parkinson's).

Maas earned his medical degree from the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, where he also completed a doctorate in neuroscience. He then completed a residency in neuroscience at UCSF. He belongs to the American Academy of Neurology.

  • Education

    Washington State University, M.D.; Doctorate of Philosophy, Neuroscience, 2006

  • Residencies

    UCSF Medical Center, 2010

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Neurology, 2012

  • Board Certifications

    Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

Clinics I work with

Movement Disorders Clinic

Joan and Sanford I. Weill Neurosciences Building

1651 Fourth St., Suite 232
San Francisco, CA 94158

My reviews

4.8

Overall Experience
60 Reviews
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
60 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
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Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
57 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
60 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
60 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
60 Reviews

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