William P. Dillon, MD

Neuroradiologist

Dr. William Dillon is an expert in neuroradiology of the brain, head and neck. He has a special interest in head and neck radiology, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of cerebral vascular malformations, MRI and spectroscopy of brain tumors and minimally invasive methods for diagnosing and treating spine disorders.

Dillon earmed an undergraduate degree at the University of California, Los Angeles. He completed a residency in radiology at the University of Utah, followed by a fellowship in neuroradiolgy at the University of California, San Francisco in 1982. He was appointed section chief of neuroradiology at UCSF in 1992, where he also is vice chair for research in the radiology department. Dillon is past president of the American Society of Neuroradiology and the American Society of Head and Neck Radiology. He has written over 200 peer reviewed articles as well as several textbooks.

Clinics

Imaging Center at China Basin
185 Berry St., Lobby 6, Suite 190
San Francisco, CA 94107
Scheduling: (415) 353-2573
Phone: (415) 353-4500
Fax: (415) 353-7140

Hours: Monday to Friday
7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Precision Spine and Peripheral Nerve Center
185 Berry St. Lobby 6, Suite 180
San Francisco, CA 94107
Main Phone: (415) 353-4500
Appointments: (415) 353-2573
Center Nurse: (415) 353-3717
Fax: (415) 353-7140

Hours: Monday to Friday
7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

Academic Title

Professor

More about William P. Dillon

Education

UCLA Medical Center 1978

Residencies

University of Utah Medical Center, Radiology 1982

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center, Neuroradiology 1983

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Bonham LW, Karch CM, Fan CC, Tan C, Geier EG, Wang Y, Wen N, Broce IJ, Li Y, Barkovich MJ, Ferrari R, Hardy J, Momeni P, Höglinger G, Müller U, Hess CP, Sugrue LP, Dillon WP, Schellenberg GD, Miller BL, Andreassen OA, Dale AM, Barkovich AJ, Yokoyama JS, Desikan RS. CXCR4 involvement in neurodegenerative diseases. Transl Psychiatry. 2018 Apr 11; 8(1):73.
  2. Broce I, Karch CM, Wen N, Fan CC, Wang Y, Tan CH, Kouri N, Ross OA, Höglinger GU, Muller U, Hardy J. Correction: Immune-related genetic enrichment in frontotemporal dementia: An analysis of genome-wide association studies. PLoS Med. 2018 Jan; 15(1):e1002504.
  3. Broce I, Karch CM, Wen N, Fan CC, Wang Y, Tan CH, Kouri N, Ross OA, Höglinger GU, Muller U, Hardy J. Immune-related genetic enrichment in frontotemporal dementia: An analysis of genome-wide association studies. PLoS Med. 2018 01; 15(1):e1002487.

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