Weill Cornell Medical College Faculty

Alphabetical listing by Last Name: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Neurological Surgery

    Full and Part Time Faculty (Weill Cornell Medical College)

  • Baaj, Ali A. Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.A. 1998, Boston University; M.A. 2000, Boston University; M.D. 2004, Boston University School of Medicine.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Bernardo, Antonio Associate Professor of Research in Neurological Surgery. M.D. 1990, University of Naples Faculty of Medicine (Italy).Research Profile
  • Bustillo, Maria Associate Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology.
    Associate Professor of Anesthesiology in Clinical Neurological Surgery.
    M.D. 1992, Central University of Venezuela, School of Medicine (Venezuela).Research Profile
  • Cornacchia, Louis Guy, III Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery. B.A. 1982, Columbia College-Columbia University; M.D. 1987, New York University School of Medicine.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Dahmane, Nadia Assistant Professor of Developmental Biology in Neurological Surgery (Interim). B.S. 1988, University of Rouen (France); M.S. 1991, University of Rouen (France); Ph.D. 1996, University of Paris VII, Denis Diderot (France).Research Profile
  • Dinkin, Marc Joshua Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology.
    Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology in Neurology.
    Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology in Neurological Surgery.
    B.A. 1994, Harvard College; M.D. 2002, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Dobri, Georgiana Alina Assistant Professor of Neuro-Endocrinology in Clinical Neurological Surgery.
    Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine.
    M.D. 2006, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy (Romania).Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Elowitz, Eric H. Associate Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery. M.D. 1986, State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Fu, Kai-Ming Gregory Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.A., B.S. 1997, Stanford University; M.S. 2001, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University; M.D., Ph.D. 2004, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Gobin, Yves Pierre Professor of Radiology.
    Professor of Radiology in Neurology.
    Professor of Radiology in Neurological Surgery.
    B.A. 1980, University of Paris (France); M.D. 1988, University of Paris Medical School (France).Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Greenfield, Jeffrey P. Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery.
    Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery in Pediatrics.
    B.A. 1994, Amherst College; Ph.D. 1999, Cornell University; M.D. 2002, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Hartl, Roger Professor of Neurological Surgery. M.D. 1993, University of Munich School of Medicine (Germany).Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Hoffman, Caitlin Victor and Tara Menezes Clinical Scholar in Neuroscience.
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery.
    B.A. 2002, Columbia University; M.D. 2007, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Kaplitt, Michael G. Professor of Neurological Surgery.
    Professor of Neurological Surgery in Neurology.
    Professor of Neuroscience.
    Professor of Otolaryngology.
    A.B. 1987, Princeton University; Ph.D. 1993, The Rockefeller University; M.D. 1995, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Kim, Samuel Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.A. 1992, The Johns Hopkins University; M.D. 1997, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Knopman, Jared Leonard and Fleur Harlan Clinical Scholar.
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery.
    Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery in Radiology.
    B.A. 2001, Northwestern University; M.D. 2005, Mount Sinai School of Medicine.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Lahm, Daniel M. Associate Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology.
    Associate Professor of Anesthesiology in Clinical Neurological Surgery.
    B.S. 1983, Adelphi University; M.D. 1988, State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn; M.B.A. 2001, Pace University.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Lin, Ning Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.S.E. 2001, Duke University; M.D. 2006, Harvard Medical School.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Ma, Hongtao Assistant Professor of Neuroscience in Neurological Surgery.
    Assistant Professor of Neuroscience.
    B.S. 1998, Peking University (China); Ph.D. 2003, Peking University (China).Research Profile
  • Maachani, Uday Bhanu Instructor of Biochemistry in Neurological Surgery. B.Sc. 2003, Osmania University (India); M.Sc. 2005, Osmania University (India); Ph.D. 2011, University of Hyderabad (India).Research Profile
  • Mangat, Halinder S. Assistant Professor of Neurology.
    Assistant Professor of Neurology in Neurological Surgery.
    M.B.,B.S. 1996, St. John's Medical College of Bangalore University (India).Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Marongiu, Roberta Assistant Professor of Neuroscience Research in Neurological Surgery. M.Sc. 2003, University of Cagliari (Italy); Ph.D. 2008, University of Rome (Italy).Research Profile
  • Pannullo, Susan Cohen Associate Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery.
    Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.
    B.A. 1983, Cornell University; M.D. 1987, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Patsalides, Athos Associate Professor of Radiology in Neurological Surgery.
    Assistant Professor of Radiology.
    M.D. 1997, University of Athens, Faculty of Medicine (Greece); M.P.H. 2005, The Johns Hopkins University.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Perrine, Kenneth R. Associate Professor of Neuropsychology in Neurological Surgery. B.A. 1974, Cornell University; M.A. 1981, University of Kentucky; Ph.D. 1983, University of Kentucky.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Ramakrishna, Rohan Alvina and Willis Murphy Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.A. 2002, University of Pennsylvania; M.D. 2006, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Sacks, Amanda L. Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology in Neurological Surgery. B.A. 1998, George Washington University; Ph.D. 2006, Fairleigh Dickinson University.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Schwartz, Theodore H. David and Ursel Barnes Professor of Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery.
    Professor of Neurological Surgery.
    Professor of Neuroscience.
    Professor of Neurological Surgery in Otolaryngology.
    A.B. 1987, Harvard College; M.D. 1993, Harvard Medical School.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Selesnick, Samuel H. Professor of Otolaryngology.
    Professor of Otolaryngology in Neurology.
    Professor of Otolaryngology in Neurological Surgery.
    B.A. 1981, Wesleyan University; M.D. 1985, New York University School of Medicine.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Souweidane, Mark M. Professor of Neurological Surgery.
    Professor of Neurological Surgery in Pediatrics.
    B.S. 1983, University of Michigan; M.D. 1988, Wayne State University School of Medicine.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Spat-Lemus, Jessica Sadie Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology in Neurological Surgery. B.A. 2006, Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey; M.A. 2008, Montclair State University; M.A. 2011, Yeshiva University; Ph.D. 2014, Yeshiva University.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Stieg, Philip E. Professor of Neurological Surgery.
    Chairman of Neurological Surgery.
    B.S. 1974, University of Wisconsin, Madison; Ph.D. 1980, Albany Medical College of Union University; M.D. 1983, Medical College of Wisconsin.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Wernicke, A. Gabriella Associate Professor of Clinical Radiation Oncology.
    Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology in Clinical Neurological Surgery.
    B.A. 1994, Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey; M.D. 1999, St. George's University School of Medicine (Grenada); M.Sc. 2010, Weill Graduate School of Medical Sciences of Cornell University.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Xiang, Chaomei Instructor of Neurobiology in Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1991, Wuhan University (China); M.S. 1994, Chinese Academy of Sciences, WuHan (China); Ph.D. 2006, University of Wurzburg (Germany).Research Profile
  • Zhao, Mingrui Assistant Professor of Neuroscience in Neurological Surgery.
    Assistant Professor of Neuroscience.
    B.M. 1993, Hebei Medical University (China); M.S. 1996, Beijing University of Chinese Medicine (China); Ph.D. 1999, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences (China).Research Profile
  • Full-Time Faculty (Affiliate Hospitals and Other Institutions)

  • Al-Kharazi, Khalid Ali Mohammed Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery. M.B.,B.S. 1998, University of Jordan, Faculty of Medicine (Jordan).Research Profile
  • Anderson, Glenn B. Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery. B.Sc.H. 1991, Queen's University (Canada); M.D. 1995, University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine (Canada); M.Sc. 2000, University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine (Canada).Research Profile
  • Ayad, Michael Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1981, Stanford University; Ph.D. 1994, University of California, Los Angeles; M.D. 1998, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Baskin, David S. Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.A. 1974, Swarthmore College; M.D. 1978, Mount Sinai School of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Bilsky, Mark H. Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1983, University of Michigan; M.D. 1988, Emory University School of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Blacklock, Jerry Bob Associate Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1974, University of Alabama; M.D. 1979, University of Mississippi School of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Brennan, Cameron Walter Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.Sc. 1988, Brown University; M.D. 1994, Cornell University Medical College.Research Profile
  • Britz, Gavin Wayne Professor of Neurological Surgery. M.B.,B.Ch. 1987, University of Witwatersrand Faculty of Health Sciences (South Africa); M.P.H. 2003, University of Washington.Research Profile
  • Dang, Michelle Nguyen Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology in Clinical Neurological Surgery. B.A. 2002, University of St. Thomas; M.D. 2007, University of Texas Medical School, Houston.Research Profile
  • Dulay, Mario Farin Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology in Neurological Surgery. B.A. 1995, San Diego State University; M.A. 1999, San Diego State University; Ph.D. 2005, University of Cincinnati.
  • Golanov, Eugene V. Associate Professor of Neuroscience Research in Neurological Surgery. M.D. 1977, First Moscow Medical Institute (Russia); Ph.D. 1980, Institute of Normal Physiology (Russia).Research Profile
  • Grossman, Robert G. Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.A. 1953, Swarthmore College; M.D. 1957, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.Research Profile
  • Gutin, Philip H. Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1967, Tulane University; M.D. 1971, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Hawkins, Alric D. Instructor of Psychiatry in Clinical Neurological Surgery. B.S. 2002, Michigan State University; M.D. 2007, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine.Research Profile
  • Holman, Paul J. Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1993, University of Michigan; M.D. 1997, Wayne State University School of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Horner, Philip J. Professor of Physiology in Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1988, University of Nevada; M.S. 1992, Ohio State University; Ph.D. 1995, Ohio State University.Research Profile
  • Jou, Liang-Der Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering Research in Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1986, National Taiwan University (Taiwan); M.S. 1988, National Taiwan University (Taiwan); Ph.D. 1995, University of California, Berkeley.Research Profile
  • Laufer, Ilya Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.A. 1999, Columbia University; M.D. 2004, State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Medicine; M.S. 2008, Columbia University, School of Public Health.Research Profile
  • Lee, Andrew G. Professor of Ophthalmology.
    Professor of Ophthalmology in Neurology.
    Professor of Ophthalmology in Neurological Surgery.
    B.A. 1985, University of Virginia; M.D. 1989, University of Virginia School of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Parrish, Rob G. Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1971, Florida State University; Ph.D. 1976, State University of New York at Buffalo; M.D. 1981, Baylor College of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Pichumani, Kumar Associate Professor of Cell Physiology Research in Neurological Surgery. B.Sc. 1988, Madurai Kamaraj University (India); M.Sc. 1990, Madurai Kamaraj University (India); Ph.D. 1997, Indian Institute of Science (India).Research Profile
  • Raza, Ali Associate Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery. M.B.,B.S. 1985, Nishtar Medical College (Pakistan).Research Profile
  • Tabar, Viviane Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1985, American University of Beirut (Lebanon); M.D. 1989, American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine (Lebanon).Research Profile
  • Trask, Todd W. Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery. B.A. 1984, Duke University; M.D. 1989, University of North Carolina School of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Wong, Kelvin K. Associate Professor of Electronic Engineering Research in Radiology.
    Associate Professor of Electronic Engineering Research in Neurological Surgery.
    B.E. 1997, University of Hong Kong (China); M.Phil. 2000, University of Hong Kong (China); Ph.D. 2005, University of Hong Kong (China).Research Profile
  • Zhang, Yi Jonathan Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1994, Willamette University; M.D. 1998, Baylor College of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Zonenshayn, Martin Associate Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1992, Columbia University; M.D. 1996, New York University School of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Voluntary Faculty

  • Allen, Douglas Ian Clinical Assistant Professor of Pain Medicine in Anesthesiology.
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Pain Medicine in Neurological Surgery.
    B.S. 1997, University of Michigan; D.O. 2001, Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine.Research Profile
  • Darakchiev, Borimir Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery. M.D. 1985, Higher Medical Institute (Bulgaria).Research Profile
  • Diaz, Orlando Clinical Associate Professor of Neuroradiology in Neurological Surgery. M.D. 1985, University Cartegena Faculty of Medicine (Colombia).Research Profile
  • Duffy, Kent Robert Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery. M.S. 1978, Temple University School of Medicine; M.D. 1980, Temple University School of Medicine; A.B. 1982, Princeton University.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Ko, Kathryn Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.A. 1979, University of Hawaii; M.D. 1983, University of Hawaii School of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Kornel, Ezriel Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery. A.B. 1974, Cornell University; M.D. 1978, Rush Medical College.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Kutner, Kenneth Craig Clinical Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology in Neurological Surgery. M.Ed. 1979, William Paterson College; Ph.D. 1983, Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Lavyne, Michael Hugh Clinical Professor Emeritus of Neurological Surgery. A.B. 1968, Williams College; M.D. 1972, Cornell University Medical College.Research Profile
  • Leon, Steven P. Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1989, Boston College; M.D. 1994, Harvard Medical School.Research Profile
  • New, Pamela Z. Clinical Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1973, Northwestern University; M.D. 1976, Northwestern University Medical School.Research Profile
  • Nieto, Jaime H. Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1991, Mercy College; M.D. 1996, State University of New York Upstate Medical University.Research Profile
  • Salsberg, David H. Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology in Neurological Surgery. B.A. 1989, State University of New York at Albany; Psy.D. 1994, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University.Research Profile
  • Sathi, Sumeer Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1985, University of Rochester; M.D. 1989, Harvard Medical School.Research Profile
  • Sathi-Welsch, Meeru Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1989, University of Rochester; M.D. 1993, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.Research Profile
  • Schottenstein, Douglas Craig Clinical Assistant Professor of Pain Medicine in Anesthesiology.
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Pain Medicine in Neurological Surgery.
    B.S. 1995, University of Michigan; M.D. 2000, Ohio State University College of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Snow, Robert Bartley Clinical Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.S. 1974, Syracuse University; A.M. 1976, University of Chicago; Ph.D. 1980, University of Chicago; M.D. 1981, Stanford University School of Medicine.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Spinelli, Henry Michael Clinical Professor of Surgery (Plastic Surgery).
    Clinical Professor of Neurological Surgery.
    B.A. 1977, The Johns Hopkins University; M.D. 1981, New York University School of Medicine.Clinical ProfileResearch Profile
  • Emeritus, Adjunct, and Other Faculty

  • Apuzzo, Michael Lawrence John Adjunct Professor of Neurological Surgery. B.A. 1961, Yale University; M.D. 1965, Boston University School of Medicine.Research Profile
  • Lavine, Sean D. Adjunct Assistant Professor of Radiology.
    Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery.
    Assistant Professor of Radiology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.
    B.S. 1986, University of California, Los Angeles; M.D. 1991, Cornell University Medical College.Research Profile
  • Mathews, Ernest S. Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery. A.B. 1948, Cornell University; M.D. 1953, New York Medical College.Research Profile
  • Patterson, Russel H., Jr. Professor Emeritus of Neurological Surgery. B.A. 1948, Stanford University; M.D. 1952, Cornell University Medical College.Research Profile

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