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Dr. Stieg and Dr. Hartl Make Cameos in 60 Minutes Segment on Football

Dr. Philip E. Stieg and Dr. Roger Hartl consult on the NFL sidelines to protect players' health

The neurotrauma experts play a role as sideline consultants during NFL games.

Dr. Stieg Installed as President of the Brain Tumor Foundation

Dr. Philip E. Stieg is named President of the Brain Tumor Foundation by Chairman Michael Schreiber

Dr. Philip E. Stieg, chairman of the Weill Cornell Department of Neurological Surgery and Neurosurgeon-in-Chief of NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, was installed as President of the Brain Tumor Foundation at the "A Taste for Life" dinner on November 10, 2015. 

Weill Cornell Doctors Perform NYC’s First Implants of High-Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulator

Spinal Cord Stimulation

Drs. Kaplitt and Mehta implanted innovative new high-frequency spinal cord stimulators (SCSs) in two patients — the first in the tri-state area to receive them — for the relief of pain.

Newsweek Names Top Doctors for Cancer

Weill Cornell Top Neurosurgeons for Cancer

We are proud to have five neurosurgeons named to this year's list

Dr. Schwartz Participates in Mission: BRAIN 2015

Dr. Theodore Schwartz recently joined the 2015 Mission: BRAIN trip to Guadalajara, Mexico, where U.S. neurosurgeons provided their expertise to local health care providers and patients. This humanitarian effort, founded in 2011 by Dr. Michael Lawton of UCSF and Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa of Johns Hopkins, brings world-class neurosurgical services and training to under-served hospitals and patients. The project has developed multiple partnerships throughout Mexico and has recently expanded to the Philippines.