• Simply the Best

    Weill Cornell has some of the best neurosurgeons in the country, at the top hospital in New York, providing state-of-the-art care. More about Neurological Surgery at Weill Cornell.

  • Junior Resident Boot Camp 2015
    Junior Resident Boot Camp

    2015 intensive hands-on training course matches experienced neurosurgeons with young residents in dissection labs and simulation labs. Find out more

     

  • Dr. Roger Hartl
    Spine Fellowships Available

    The Spine Center is currently recruiting candidates for openings through 2017. 2015 openings have been filled.

    Find out more about these fellowships

Dr. Howard FineDr. Howard Fine Joins Neurosurgery Dept.

Internationally known neuro-oncologist will bring new clinical trials to patients at Weill Cornell.
About Dr. Fine >

Lower ManhattanWeill Cornell Brain and Spine Center Branches Out

Our new satellite offices bring award-winning neurological surgeons to Queens, Brooklyn, and Lower Manhattan...More about our new offices >

Dr. Mark SouweidaneRudin Foundation Gift Creates Student Fellowship

Brain and Spine Center program intends to help medical students explore a research career in pediatric neuro-oncology... About the Fellowship >

Weill Cornell Surgical Innovations LabSurgical Innovations Lab

Our state-of-the-art 3D training facility can teach advanced techniques to surgeons around the globe... more >

CME ScheduleCME Update

The latest calendar of courses and events, with online registration... See schedule >

Weill Cornell Brain and Spine Center Speakers' BureauSpeakers' Bureau

Our top neurosurgeons are sought-after speakers for events in New York City and around the world... more >

Our Medical Team

Philip E. Stieg, PhD, MD
Philip E. Stieg, Ph.D., M.D.

Chairman and Neurosurgeon-in-Chief
Professor of Neurological Surgery

212-746-4684
Eric Elowitz, MD
Eric H. Elowitz, M.D.

Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery, Spinal Surgery

212-746-2870
Howard A. Fine, M.D. Weill Cornell Neuro-oncology
Howard A. Fine, M.D.

Director, Brain Tumor Center, Sandra and Edward Meyer Cancer Center

212-746-2596
Kai-Ming Fu, MD, PhD
Kai-Ming Fu, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery, Spinal Surgery

212-746-2260
Y. Pierre Gobin, MD
Y. Pierre Gobin, M.D.

Professor of Radiology in Neurological Surgery
Director, Interventional Radiology

212-746-4998
Jeffrey Greenfield, MD, PhD
Jeffrey P. Greenfield, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery, Pediatric Neurosurgery

Associate Residency Director

212-746-2363
Roger Härtl, M.D.
Roger Härtl, M.D.

Professor of Neurological Surgery
Director of Spinal Surgery

212-746-2152
Michael Kaplitt, MD, PhD
Michael Kaplitt, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
Vice Chairman for Research
Director of Movement Disorders and Pain Service
Director of Residency Program

212-746-4966
Samuel C. Kim, MD
Samuel C. Kim, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery

646-962-5115
Jared Knopman, MD
Jared Knopman, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery

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Ning Lin, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Neurological Surgery

718-670-1837
Susan Pannullo, MD
Susan C. Pannullo, M.D.

Director, Neurosurgical Radiosurgery and Neuro-oncology
Associate Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery

212-746-2438
Athos Patsalides, MD
Athos Patsalides, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Radiology in Neurological Surgery
Assistant Attending Radiologist

212-746-2821
Kenneth Perrine, PhD, ABPP-CN
Kenneth Perrine, Ph.D., ABPP-CN

Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology

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Rohan Ramakrishna, M.D.
Rohan Ramakrishna, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Neurological Surgery

212-746-1996
Amanda L. Sacks, Ph.D., ABPP-CN
Amanda L. Sacks, Ph.D., ABPP-CN

Clinical Neuropsychologist

Assistant Professor of Neuropsychology in Neurological Surgery

212-746-3356
Theodore H. Schwartz, M.D.
Theodore H. Schwartz, M.D.

Professor of Neurosurgery, Neurology and Otolaryngology
Director, Center for Epilepsy and Pituitary Surgery
Co-Director, Surgical Neuro-oncology

212-746-5620
Mark M. Souweidane, MD
Mark M. Souweidane, M.D.

Vice Chairman, Neurological Surgery
Director, Pediatric Neurological Surgery

212-746-2363