Christopher Koebbe, MD
Prior to moving to San Antonio, he participated in over 500 neurovascular procedures under the guidance of an endovascular neurosurgery pioneer, Dr. Robert Rosenwasser. Dr. Koebbe in one of less than 100 neurosurgeons nationally skilled in performing cerebral aneurysm coiling and clip ligation, intracranial and carotid angioplasty/stenting, embolization/ resection/radiosurgery of brain and spinal AVMs and fistulas as well as tumor embolization. He has become a leader within the regional civilian and military nmedical community and was instrumental in developing the first and only comprehensive stroke program in south Texas with the Brain and Stroke Network at Baptist Health System.
Dr. Koebbe’s research interests are in clinical outcomes of Neuroform stent assisted aneurysm coiling as well as Wingspan intracranial stenting for stroke, allowing him to be the only neurosurgeon in the region to utilize these devices. He is a participant in ongoing NIH funded clinical trials evaluating new treatments of hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke including use of t-PA and the Merci retrieval device. Dr. Koebbe is an academic leader having published articles in numerous neurosurgical journals and has given presentations nationally on his expertise with brain aneurysm and stroke treatments. He is an active member of the Bexar County Medical Society, Texas Medical Association, Texas Association of Neurosurgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgery and American Association of Neurological Surgeons.
Dr. Jimenez visits with former patients at 2015 UHS Medical Miracles Gala
Thursday Apr 30, 2015 Clinical Trial Shows Promising Success
Tuesday Mar 24, 2015 Dr. Dengler Wins First Place
Wednesday Mar 4, 2015 Jeff’s Journey: A Patient’s Recovery and Outreach
Tuesday Feb 3, 2015 Neurosurgery Holiday Celebration 2014
Friday Dec 19, 2014