Stephen J. Monteith, M.D.
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Stephen J. Monteith, M.D.

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550 17th Avenue, Suite 110

550 17th Avenue, Suite 110, Seattle, WA 98122

Swedish Cerebrovascular Center
550 17th Avenue, Suite 110
Seattle, WA 98122
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Swedish

Speaks: English

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About Stephen J. Monteith

Dr. Monteith's philosophy of care is to approach the care of each of his patients as if they were a member of his own family. He strives to give his patients the best possible outcome by combining the latest technological advances with personalized clinical care. When possible, he uses endovascular or minimally invasive surgical approaches, so that his patients can recover from their procedure and get back to their normal lives as soon as possible.
Medical School

University of Auckland Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

Residency

University of Virginia

Fellowship

Auckland City Hospital, New Zealand

Fellowship

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Professional Associations

American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS), 2.Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS), 3.New Zealand Medical Council (NZMC)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery, Neurological Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery, Neurological Surgery
Swedish Cerebrovascular Center
550 17th Avenue, Suite 110
Seattle, WA 98122
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Swedish
Swedish Neurosurgery - Issaquah
751 Northeast Blakely Drive, Suite 4020
Issaquah, WA 98029
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Swedish
Swedish Neurology - Cherry Hill
550 17th Avenue, Suite 400
Seattle, WA 98122
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Swedish
Affiliated Locations

Swedish Issaquah
Swedish Cherry Hill
Swedish First Hill

In his free time, Dr. Monteith enjoys Classical and Jazz piano, snowboarding, tennis and golf.

Clinical Interests

  • Abducens Nerve Injury
  • Abnormal Vertebrae
  • Accessory Nerve Disease
  • Accessory Nerve Injury
  • Acoustic Nerve Injury
  • Acoustic Neurofibromatosis
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acoustic Neuroma Removal
  • Acromegaly
  • Acute Back Pain
  • Acute Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Aneurysm
  • Arachnoid Cyst
  • Arnold Chiari Malformation
  • Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (Avm)
  • Astrocytoma Tumors
  • Back Muscle Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Back Surgery
  • Benign Neoplasm Of Brain
  • Berry Aneurysm
  • Biopsy Of Brain
  • Biopsy Of Skull
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Growth Stimulator
  • Brachial Nerve Tumors
  • Brachial Plexus Injury
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Laceration
  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Brain Perfusion Scan
  • Brain Surgery
  • Bulging Disc
  • Burr Hole
  • Carotid Artery Angioplasty
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Carotid Stent
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cavernous Hemangioma
  • Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis
  • Cerebellar Anomalies
  • Cerebellar Tumor
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Cerebral Angiogram With Stenting
  • Cerebral Angiogram With Tumor Embolization
  • Cerebral Contusion
  • Cerebral Cyst
  • Cerebral Decompression
  • Cerebral Edema
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Hernia
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak
  • Cerebrovascular Accident (Cva)
  • Cervical Disc Disease
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Laminoplasty
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spinal Stenosis
  • Cervical Spine Fracture
  • Cervical Spine Fusion
  • Cervical Spine Injury
  • Chiari Decompression
  • Chordoma
  • Choroid Plexus Tumor
  • Cingulotomy
  • Clipping Of Brain Aneurysm
  • Clivus Chondroma
  • Cns Lymphoma
  • Colloid Cyst
  • Compression Fracture
  • Congenital Cerebral Hernia
  • Congenital Hydrocephalus
  • Cordotomy
  • Corpus Callosotomy
  • Cortical Mapping
  • Cranial Flap
  • Cranial Nerve Diseases
  • Cranial Nerve Disorders
  • Cranial Nerve Injury
  • Cranial Nerve Palsy
  • Cranial Nerve Repair
  • Cranial Puncture
  • Cranial Vault Malformations
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniocele
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Craniorachischisis
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Craniotomy
  • Cranium Bifidum
  • Csf Shunt Removal
  • Ct Of The Brain
  • Ct Of The Cervical Spine
  • Ct Of The Facial Bones
  • Ct Of The Lumbar Spine
  • Ct Of The Sacral Spine
  • Ct Of The Soft Tissue Of The Neck
  • Ct Of The Temporal Bone
  • Ct Of The Thoracic Spine
  • Cta Of The Head
  • Cta Of The Neck
  • Decompression Laminectomy
  • Decompression Median Nerve At Elbow
  • Degenerative Spine Conditions
  • Diplomyelia
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Disc Surgery
  • Discogram
  • Diskectomy
  • Dorsal Column Stimulator
  • Dural Graft Of The Spine
  • Dural Sinus Thrombosis
  • Electrical Sacral Stimulation
  • Embryonal Cell Tumors Of The Brain
  • Encephalocele
  • Encephalocele Repair
  • Encephalomegaly
  • Endonasal Transsphenoidal Approach
  • Endoscopic Neurosurgery
  • Endovascular Coiling Of Aneurysm
  • Ependymoma
  • Epidermoid Cysts
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epidural Hemorrhage
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Extradural Abscess
  • Facial Nerve Injury
  • Facial Pain
  • Facial Spasm
  • Flow Diversion For Cerebral Aneurysms
  • Gamma Knife
  • Ganglioglioma
  • Ganglioma
  • Ganglioneuroblastoma
  • Ganglioneurocytoma
  • Germ Cell Tumor
  • Glioma
  • Gliomatosis Cerebri
  • Gliosarcoma
  • Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
  • Head Reconstruction
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hemangiopericytoma
  • Hemispherectomy
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniation Syndrome
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydrorhachis
  • Hyperhidrosis
  • Hypoglossal Nerve Disease
  • Hypoglossal Nerve Injury
  • Intracranial Abscess
  • Intracranial Angioplasty
  • Intracranial Arterial Bypass
  • Intracranial Arterial Occlusion
  • Intracranial Artery Stenosis
  • Intracranial Hemangioma
  • Intracranial Hemorrhage
  • Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intracranial Mass
  • Intraoperative Mri
  • Intraspinal Abscess
  • Kyphosis
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Leg Numbness
  • Leg Weakness
  • Lesions Of Median Nerve
  • Lesions Of Popliteal Nerve
  • Lesions Of Posterior Tibial Nerve
  • Lesions Of Sciatic Nerve
  • Lesions Of Ulnar Nerve
  • Lipomyelomeningocele
  • Lobectomy Of Brain
  • Low Back Surgery
  • Lower Back Injury
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Lumbar Drain
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Lumbar Spine Fusion
  • Lumboperitoneal Shunt Placement
  • Lumbosacral Plexus Lesions
  • Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Brain Stem
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Cerebellum
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Frontal Lobe
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of The Spinal Cord
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Medulloepithelioma
  • Meningioma
  • Meningioma Of The Spine
  • Meningitis
  • Meningocele
  • Metastatic Brain Cancer
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Migraine Surgery
  • Migraine Treatment
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Moyamoya
  • Mra Of The Head
  • Mra Of The Neck
  • Mri Of The Brachial Plexus
  • Mri Of The Brain
  • Mri Of The Cervical Spine
  • Mri Of The Lumbar Spine
  • Mri Of The Sacral Spine
  • Mri Of The Thoracic Spine
  • Myelogram
  • Myelomeningocele
  • Myelopathy
  • Myelopathy Surgery
  • Nasopharyngeal Angiofibroma
  • Neck Arthritis
  • Neck Pain
  • Needle Biopsy Of Brain
  • Needle Biopsy Of Cerebral Meninges
  • Neoplasm Of Brain Stem
  • Neuroablation
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Neuroectodermal Tumor
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neuroendoscopy
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Neurofibrosarcoma
  • Neurogenic Claudication
  • Neuronal Glial Tumors
  • Non Ruptured Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Oculomotor Nerve Injury
  • Olfactory Nerve Disease
  • Olfactory Neuroblastoma
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Open Biopsy Of Brain
  • Optic Chiasm Injury
  • Optic Nerve And Pathway Injury
  • Optic Nerve Decompression
  • Optic Nerve Glioma
  • Optic Nerve Injury
  • Optic Nerve Sheath Meningioma
  • Optic Nerve Surgery
  • Orbital Nerve Decompression
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Paraganglioma
  • Parkinson's Disease (Pd) Surgery
  • Percutaneous Trigeminal Rhizotomy
  • Peripheral Nerve Injury
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Tumors
  • Peripheral Schwannoma
  • Periventricular Mass
  • Personal History Of Malignant Neoplasm Of Brain
  • Petrous Apex Tumor
  • Pilocytic Astrocytoma
  • Pineal Tumor
  • Pineoblastoma
  • Pituitary Adenoma
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Post Laminectomy Kyphosis
  • Post Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Prolactinoma
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Radiculopathy
  • Rathke Cleft Cysts
  • Repair Of Brain
  • Resection Of Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (Avm)
  • Ruptured Brain Aneurysm
  • Ruptured Intervertebral Disc
  • Sacroiliitis
  • Scheuermann's Disease
  • Sciatica
  • Shevel Procedure
  • Skull Base Approach
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Skull Fracture
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Abscess
  • Spinal Cord Anomalies
  • Spinal Cord Compression
  • Spinal Cord Diseases
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Schwannoma
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor
  • Spine Biopsy
  • Spine Fracture
  • Spine Fusion
  • Spine Instrumentation
  • Spine Stapling
  • Spondylectomy
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis With Myelopathy
  • Spondylosyndesis
  • Spongioblastoma
  • Standard Transsphenoidal Approach
  • Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subcaudate Tractotomy
  • Subdural Hematoma
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Subpial Transection
  • Surgery For Spasticity
  • Surgical Treatment Of Myelopathy
  • Syringobulbia
  • Syringomyelia
  • Tarlov Cyst
  • Temporal Tumor
  • Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome
  • Thoracic Herniated Disc
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Tic Disorders
  • Topectomy
  • Transpetrosal Approaches
  • Trigeminal Nerve Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuropathy
  • Trochlear Nerve Injury
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Ulnar Nerve Decompression
  • Ulnar Nerve Surgery
  • Ultrasound Guided Steroid Injection Of The Spine
  • Vagal Nerve Stimulator
  • Vagal Stimulation
  • Vascular Malformations Of The Brain
  • Vascular Malformations Of The Spine
  • Ventricular Shunt
  • Ventriculo Peritoneal Shunt
  • Ventriculocisternostomy
  • Ventriculostomy
  • Vertebral Epiphysitis
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Vertebral Transposition
  • Virtual Care
  • Visual Cortex Injury
  • Von Hippel Lindau Disease