Name: Weill Cornell Medicine


Phone Number: (212) 746-2596


Types of Care: Neurological services

Weill Cornell Medicine is one of the top medical research and clinical research centers in the world. Physicians at Weill Cornell Medicine also teach at Weill Cornell Medicine College and work as attending physicians at New York Presbyterian Hospital. They offer many medical services at Weill Cornell Medicine. In particular, they offer neurology services, neurological surgery, and orthopedic surgery, which I will discuss in greater detail on this page. Learn more about Weill Cornell Medicine and how they can help your family here.

Neurology Services

The neurologists at Weill Cornell Medicine are equipped to handle many different types of neurological disorders. They are sought after by patients across the state of New York, as well as those throughout the country. Neurologists at Weill Cornell Medicine General Neurology can treat neurological disorders such as:

  • Seizures
  • Injuries from trauma
  • Head pain
  • Back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Peripheral neuropathy

Their facilities contain state-of-the-art treatment options and technology. This includes a dedicated clinical neurophysiology laboratory. This lab is capable of conducting diagnostic tests for patients based on referral. They use tests such as serum studies, EMG, EEG, carotid doppler, central nervous system imaging, evoked potentials, and more in order to properly treat patients.

Neurological Surgery

Sometimes, surgery is necessary if your loved one faces a neurological disorder. In many cases, surgery is the best treatment option. The neurosurgeons at Weill Cornell Medicine are consistently ranked as some of the best in the state of New York, as well as some of the best in the country. They are trained in minimally invasive surgeries, stereotactic radiosurgery, image guided surgical navigation, microneurosurgery, laser surgery, interventional neuroradiology, as well as endoscopic surgeries.  

Neurological surgery services at Weill Cornell Medicine include:

  • Neuropsychology services
  • Brain and spinal cord injuries
  • Brain tumor surgery
  • Epilepsy surgery
  • Spine surgery
  • Pediatric neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular surgery
  • Interventional neuroradiology
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Anterior base skull surgery
  • Pituitary skull surgery
  • Neuro-oncology
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery
  • Pediatric neurosurgery

Orthopedic Surgery

The Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medicine has received the highest ranking possible for rheumatology and orthopedics, given by U.S. News and World Report. It is the only hospital in the metropolitan area to receive this honor.

Doctors and Surgeons

Here is a list of the doctors and surgeons in neurology at this facility. You can research them further if you think that they can help your loved one:

  • Chaya B. Fridman PhD, ABPP-CN
  • Barbara Lee Flye PhD
  • Kenneth R. Perrine PhD
  • Beth Rabinovitz PhD
  • Amanda Sack-Zimmerman PhD, ABPP
  • Theodora Kanellopoulos PhD
  • Lisa D. Ravdin PhD
  • Jessica S. Spat-Lemus PhD
  • Faith Gunning-Dixon PhD
  • Abhishek Jaywant PhD
  • Gail S. Ross PhD

To get further help for an injured loved one, contact Weill Cornell Medicine or you can contact my office. I can help you find the right facility for their needs.

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