James R. Doty, MD, FACS, FICS, FAANS

Neurosurgeon

Clinical Professor, Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery Clinic in Mountain View

  • 2490 Hospital Drive
  • Mountain View, CA 94040
  • Phone: 650-962-4545
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Professional Education

Medical Education: Tulane University School of Medicine (1981) LA

Board Certification: Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery (1990)

Residency: Walter Reed Army Medical Center (1987) DC

Internship: Tripler Army Medical Center (1982) HI

M.D., Tulane University, Medicine (1981)

B.S., University of California, Irvine, Biological Sciences (1978)

Honors & Awards

America's Top Surgeons, Consumer's Research Council of America (2005-2012)

"Best Doctor", America's Best Doctors (2005-2014)

Member, Founder's Circle Stanford University (2009)

Member (Outstanding Alumnus-Tulane University), The Paul Tulane Society (2008)

"Healthcare Hero", New Orleans CityBusiness Journal (2008)

Administrative Appointments

Advisory Board, Greater Good Science Center (2012 - Present)

Board of Directors, Association for Medical Ethics (2012 - Present)

Advisory Board, Social Chocolate SuperBetter (2011 - Present)

Director, The Neuroscience Institute at El Camino Hospital (2008 - Present)

Founder & Director, The Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education at Stanford (2008 - Present)

Board of Directors, The Brain and Creativity Institute at USC (2008 - 2011)

Advisory Board, The Fogarty Institute of Innovation (2007 - Present)

Board of Governors, Tulane University School of Medicine (2007 - Present)

Board of Directors Vice-Chairman, Friends of New Orleans (2008 - Present)

Advisory Board, Heroic Imagination Project (2009 - Present)

International Board of Advisors, Council for a Parliament of the World's Religions (2009 - Present)

Board of Directors, Chairman (2009-2010), Dalai Lama Foundation (2007 - Present)

Board of Directors, California Association of Neurological Surgeons (1996 - 1999)

Board of Directors, Chairman & CEO, Accuray, Inc. (manufacturer of the CyberKnife) (1997 - 1999)

A randomized controlled trial of compassion cultivation training: Effects on mindfulness, affect, and emotion regulation
Jazaieri, H., McGonigal, K., Jinpa, T., Doty, J. R., Gross, J. J., & Goldin, P. R. (2014). A randomized controlled trial of compassion cultivation training: Effects on mindfulness, affect, and emotion regulation. MOTIVATION AND EMOTION, 38(1), 23-35.

Enhancing Compassion: A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Compassion Cultivation Training Program
Jazaieri, H., Jinpa, G. T., McGonigal, K., Rosenberg, E. L., Finkelstein, J., & Goldin, P. R. (2013). Enhancing Compassion: A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Compassion Cultivation Training Program. JOURNAL OF HAPPINESS STUDIES, 14(4), 1113-1126.

Social Connection and Compassion: Important Predictors of Health and Well-Being
Seppala, E., Rossomando, T., & Doty, J. R. (2013). Social Connection and Compassion: Important Predictors of Health and Well-Being. SOCIAL RESEARCH, 80(2), 411-430.

Intramedullary spinal cord metastasis from prostate carcinoma: a case report.
Lieberson, R. E., Veeravagu, A., Eckermann, J. M., Doty, J. R., Jiang, B., & Chang, S. D. (2012). Intramedullary spinal cord metastasis from prostate carcinoma: a case report. Journal of medical case reports, 6(1), 139-?.

Image-guided robotic radiosurgery: Clinical and radiographic results with the CyberKnife
Chang, S. D., MURPHY, M. J., Martin, D. P., Hancock, S. L., Doty, J. R., & Adler, J. R. (2000). Image-guided robotic radiosurgery: Clinical and radiographic results with the CyberKnife. RADIOSURGERY 1999, 3, 23-33.

Treatment of cavernous sinus tumors with linear accelerator radiosurgery
Chang, S. D., Doty, J. R., Martin, D. P., Hancock, S. L., & Adler, J. R. (1999). Treatment of cavernous sinus tumors with linear accelerator radiosurgery. SKULL BASE SURGERY, 9(3), 195-199.

Clinical experience with image-guided robotic radiosurgery (the Cyberknife) in the treatment of brain and spinal cord tumors
Chang, S. D., Murphy, M., Geis, P., Martin, D. P., Hancock, S. L., & Adler, J. R. (1998). Clinical experience with image-guided robotic radiosurgery (the Cyberknife) in the treatment of brain and spinal cord tumors. NEUROLOGIA MEDICO-CHIRURGICA, 38(11), 780-783.

The cyberknife: A frameless robotic system for radiosurgery
Adler, J. R., Chang, S. D., MURPHY, M. J., Doty, J., Geis, P., & Hancock, S. L. (1997). The cyberknife: A frameless robotic system for radiosurgery. STEREOTACTIC AND FUNCTIONAL NEUROSURGERY, 69(1-4), 124-128.