Webster Pilcher, MD
Location: University of Rochester Medical Center
Education: Colgate University, Hamilton, NY University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY
Fellowship: Epilepsy and Tumor Surgery, University of Washington (Seattle), Seattle, WA
Residency: Neurosurgery, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Webster H. Pilcher, M.D., Ph.D. is the Ernest & Thelma Del Monte Distinguished Professor of Neuromedicine and Chairman of Neurosurgery at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, New York. In 1990, he developed a nationally recognized epilepsy monitoring and surgery program, performing operations in Rochester and Cyprus and publishing extensively on the topic. In 2002, Dr. Pilcher was appointed Chair of Neurosurgery at the University of Rochester Medical Center and began the transformation of a small clinical service Department into a nationally recognized academic and clinical enterprise. Dr. Pilcher cites his personal accomplishments as his family: Allyson to whom he has been married for 37 years, sons Webster and Brad, daughter Elisabeth and son-in-law Richard and three granddaughters. He currently resides in Honeoye Falls, New York with Allyson and his 3 golden retrievers.