Why Choose Us

Advanced, research-based neurology and neurosurgery care from world-class providers

Patients from around the world seek out Columbia University and Weill Cornell Medicine neurologists and neurosurgeons at NewYork-Presbyterian for their expertise in the full range of common and complex disorders of the brain and spine. Skilled in the most advanced diagnostic and treatment approaches, our experts also lead clinical trials of the latest therapies available. 

We offer comprehensive brain and spine care for patients of all ages. Our adult practitioners cover the spectrum from headache to brain tumors, from aneurysms to stroke, and everything in between. Our highly experienced pediatric neurologists and neurosurgeons work together to care for children with the full range of neurologic diseases and disorders. These include epilepsy, brain and spine tumors, concussions, craniofacial deformities, scoliosis, movement disorders, and more. The close collaboration between our pediatric and adult providers allow for seamless transitions of care.

Our Team

Multidisciplinary neurology and neurosurgery care from a world-class team

Managing disorders of the brain and spine often requires the collaboration of different specialists. At NewYork-Presbyterian, neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists, neuropathologists, neuroendovascular surgeons, and specialists in rehabilitation medicine and cognitive remediation come together to develop treatment plans individualized to your specific needs. Additionally, we have a team of nurses is dedicated to care for our neurosurgical patients. These highly skilled teams apply their specialized expertise to provide life-changing and life-saving neurologic care.

Our Approach to Care

Advanced, research-based neurology and neurosurgery care from world-class providers

NewYork-Presbyterian offers access to the latest advancements in medical, endovascular, and neurosurgical care for brain and spine disorders. From your very first appointment, our care team will work together with you to make decisions about the next steps in your treatment plan. This may include diagnostic testing with the newest imaging technologies and a discussion of the full range of therapeutic options available — from medication to surgery. Whenever possible, we offer the least invasive treatment approach and participation in clinical trials of new therapies, when appropriate.

At NewYork-Presbyterian we focus on making care as accessible as possible for patients with a range of different locations and a focus on telehealth. Many of our providers also offer video visits for your safety and convinience.

Awards & Recognition

Recognized for high standards of neurology and neurosurgery care

The Joint Commission National Quality Approval

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital has been certified by The Joint Commission and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association as a Comprehensive Stroke Center (CSC), the highest level of stroke certification a hospital can receive.

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