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Dr. Stieg Talks About the Effects of Marijuana on The Cats Roundtable

Dr. Philip Stieg, Weill Cornell Medicine

Dr. Stieg sits down with radio host John Catsimatidis about the effects of marijuana and any potential long-term effects it may have.

Advanced Endoscopic Skull Base and Pituitary Surgery 2018

Advanced Endoscopic Skull Base and Pituitary Surgery 2018

Dr. Theodore Schwartz & Dr. Vijay Anand co-directed their annual course, Advanced Endoscopic Skull Base & Pituitary Surgery. Attendees discussed difficult cases & practiced hands-on techniques on cadavers.


Best Neurosurgeons in New York, 2018

New York Magazine Best Doctors 2018 - Weill Cornell Medicine Neurosurgeons

The annual list of “Best Doctors in New York,” published this week by New York magazine, includes eight of our faculty members

Dr. Kaplitt Appearing on

Michael Kaplitt, MD, PhD, Weill Cornell Medicine

Dr. Michael G. Kaplitt, Vice Chairman for Research at the Weill Cornell Medicine Brain and Spine Center, has been added to the roster of experts at, where he appears in video segments about Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor, and dystonia. Dr, Kaplitt, a clinician and researcher in novel, minimally invasive or non-invasive treatments for movement disorders, including deep brain stimulation, focused ultrasound, gene and cell therapies, appears in these videos to provide answers to individuals seeking more knowledge on these debilitating conditions.

Dr. Kaplitt's Patient, Steve Smith, Talks About Focused Ultrasound on CoreBrain Journal

Dr. Michael Kaplitt - Weill Cornell Medicine

Dr. Kaplitt's patient, Steve Smith, speak with CoreBrain Journal to talk about essential tremor and high-frequency focused ultrasound.