Dr. Ciacci is the Principal Investigator on several Clinical Trials for Spinal Cord Injury, and Dr. Ciacci is a Clinical Trial Expert in the Sanford Stem Cell Clinical Center Alpha Clinic.
Dr. Ciacci's primary clinical interests are spinal cord injury, tumors of the spine and brain, and complex spinal reconstruction.
Dr. Ciacci has extensive experience with neuro-oncology of the spine and brain. He has completed neuro-oncology fellowships at UCLA and the National Institutes of Health.
Dr. Ciacci was on the faculty at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine for 9 years prior to joining the faculty at UC San Diego. Dr. Ciacci has been Visiting Professor and has given lectures throughout the United States and Internationally.