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Neurosurgery ​Research Faculty & Staff

Maya Hrachova, DO

Maya Hrachova, D.O.

Clinical Assistant Professor  

Practice Philosophy

Dr. Maya Hrachova is a board-certified neurologist with fellowship training in neuro-oncology who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of primary brain and spinal cord tumors, primary central nervous system lymphoma, brain metastases, neurofibromatosis and neurological complications of cancer including paraneoplastic syndromes.

Her practice philosophy is to create partnership with patients and guide them through their healthcare journey. She works closely with an outstanding multidisciplinary team that brings together expertise in neurosurgery, neuropathology, neurology, neuroradiology, hematology-oncology, and radiation-oncology to deliver exceptional medical care.

In addition to clinical care, she is actively involved in research and medical education. She is interested in developing clinical trials for patients with brain metastases, leptomeningeal carcinomatosis, meningiomas and neurofibromatosis.


College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA

University of California at Davis, College of Biologival Sciences, Davis, CA

Board Certification(s):




University of California Irvine School of Medicine, Irvine, CA


Neuro-Oncology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Scottsdale, AZ

Clinical/Research Interests:

  • Glioblastoma
  • Astrocytoma
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Meningioma
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Ependymoma
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Brain Metastases
  • Leptomeningeal Carcinomatosis
  • Paraneoplastic Syndromes
  • Neurofibromatosis Type 1
  • Neurofibromatosis Type 2
  • Neurological Complications of Cancer