Stanford Moyamoya News

California Declares May 6 Moyamoya Disease Awareness Day

The California Assembly and Senate passed ACR-73, a resolution declaring May 6, 2017 the first Moyamoya Disease Awareness Day in California.

Artist Tokimonsta Regains Ability to Make Music After Two Brain Surgeries at Stanford

Music artist, Tokimonsta, underwent two brain surgeries at Stanford to treat Moyamoya. The artist is now sharing her story to shed light about the rare disease. 

After Two Brain Surgeries at Stanford, Artist Shares Her Moyamoya Story

Musical Artist, Jennifer Lee a.k.a. TOKiMONSTA, had two brain surgeries at Stanford to treat Moyamoya. She shares her story now to help spread awareness about Moyamoya Disease. 

Stanford Neurosurgeon Performs Unique Moyamoya Pediatric Surgery

When all else failed, Stanford neurosurgeon, Dr. Gary K. Steinberg, performed a unique surgery to treat Moyamoya; stretching blood vessels from the abdomen to the brain.

Patient Blogs

Living with Moyamoya

A blog about life within the context of having Moyamoya. Updated every Wednesday and Saturday.

Neuroscience Health Center

Why I Went into Medicine: Gary Steinberg, MD, PhD

Stanford Moyamoya Center, Experience in Care

Stanford Moyamoya Center Annual Picnic

Saturday June 30, 2018 •• 3-6pm

Mitchell Park (Pine Grove Area) 600 East Meadow Drive, Palo Alto

A special gathering of Moyamoya patients and the Stanford Moyamoya team.

Please RSVP: or 650.723.5575

Stanford Neurosurgery in the News