Biography & Education

Biography
Dr. Jost is a neurosurgeon specializing inthe diagnosis and treatment of patients withbrain tumors as well as other cranial and spinal neuro-surgical diseases. Her primary clinical practice is located at Swedish/Cherry Hill, and she also sees patients at clinics in the Edmonds area as well as Eastside King County. This facilitates accessibility of the Swedish Neuroscience Institute team so that patients throughout the region can receive the very best care without necessarily having to travel downtown for clinic appointments.
Specialties
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spine Surgery
Education Background
Fellowship: Beaumont Hospital, Dublin Ireland
Medical School: Washington University School of Medicine
Residency: Washington University School of Medicine
Languages
  • English
Personal Interests
Dr. Jost is a graduate of Princeton University and received her medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Mo. She completed a surgery internship and a residency in neurological surgery at Washington University. In addition, she completed a research fellowship focusing on the applications of advanced imaging to neuro-oncology and a clinical fellowship at the Beaumont Hospital in Dublin, Ireland. Prior to coming to Swedish, Dr. Jost was on the faculty in the department of neurological surgery at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

Care Locations

751 N.E. Blakely Dr.
Issaquah, WA 98209
751 N.E. Blakely Dr.
4th Floor
Issaquah, WA 98029
Fax 425-313-7180
550 17th Ave.
Swedish Neuroscience Institute, Suite 500
Seattle, WA 98122
Accepting Medicaid

Publications

Specialties

Specialties
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spine Surgery
Clinical Interests
  • Acoustic Neuromas
  • Auto Accidents-Back/Neck pain
  • Back Injuries
  • Back/Spine Injuries
  • Brain Surgeons
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Treatment
  • CyberKnife
  • Disc Problems
  • Endoscopic Surgery
  • Head Injury
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Lumbar Spine Trauma/Disease
  • Neurosurgeons
  • Neurosurgeons at the Swedish Neuroscience Institute
  • Neurosurgery
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Radiosurgery (CyberKnife & Gamma Knife) Physicians
  • Skull-Base Tumors
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spine Center
  • Spine Surgeons
  • Spine Surgery
  • The Ben and Catherine Ivy Center for Advanced Brain Tumor Treatment

Reviews

Patient Ratings and Comments
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The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey. Responses are measured on a 10-point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5-point scale in order to display results in a 5-star rating. Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.7 out of 5 (61 Ratings, 9 Comments)

100

01/27/2015
She is an excellent communicator which is not always the case with surgeons.
Swedish Patient
90

01/08/2015
Always called to remind me of appointment a day ahead.
Swedish Patient
100

12/17/2014
I really appreciated the time she spent explaining everything, and discussing all of the options.
Swedish Patient
100

11/09/2014
she was amazing. took a great deal of time explaining things to Us and took the time to answer all of our questions.
Swedish Patient
100

10/28/2014
she explain things in detail in such an easy way for me to understand. It really helped me understand the condition the results of x-rays and what not. It was great to be able to see and understand what I was looking at
Swedish Patient
80

09/02/2014
Very prompt service! Location was too far from my home.
Swedish Patient
100

08/27/2014
Good.
Swedish Patient
100

08/07/2014
They all were very calm and thorough.
Swedish Patient
100

07/31/2014
Excellent care provided!
Swedish Patient