Naveed Wagle

Assistant Professor of Neurology Director of the USC Brain Tumor Center

Areas of treatment:



  • Neurology
  • Oncology


  • Department of Neurology


  • English

Naveed Wagle, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurology
Director of the USC Brain Tumor Center

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Medicine of USC - Pasadena
  • USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital

About this doctor:

Dr. Wagle’s specialized training and research in the treatment of cancer of the central and peripheral nervous system make him an invaluable resource to the University and the community. He brings expertise in neuro-oncologic clinical trial design and implementation. In his new role, Dr. Wagle will treat patients with primary and metastatic brain tumors as well as neurologic complications of cancer at the university–owned Keck Hospital of USC and USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and Hospital.

Dr. Wagle is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology as well as the National Board of Medical Examiners. He is an active member of the Society for Neuro-Oncology, the American Association for Cancer Research, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Academy of Neurology and the American Medical Association.


Doctor of Medicine, Chicago Medical School
Bachelor of Science, USC
Bachelor of Arts, USC


Internship in internal medicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center


Residency in neurology, UCLA


Fellowship in neuro-oncology, UCLA

Professional society memberships:

Society for Neuro-Oncology, Junior Member
American Association for Cancer Research
American Society of Clinical Oncology, Junior Member
American Academy of Neurology, Junior Member
American Medical Association, Junior Member


John J. Shenin Award - Chicago Medical School Outstanding Research Award, 2005
Medical Student Clerkship Excellence in Neurology - Chicago Medical School, 2005
John A. Hartford Scholar - American Federation of Aging Research, 2002
Honor Council Member - Chicago Medical School 2001-2002
Dean's List - University of Southern California, 1995-1999