About Us : Medical Advisory Board

 

The Brain Aneurysm Foundation is fortunate to have a Medical Advisory Board composed of neurologists, neurosurgeons, and interventional neuroradiologists from around the country working at the most prestigious medical facilities. These doctors provide continued expertise and support to the Foundation in a variety of ways.

Executive Director - Founder

Christopher Ogilvy, MD

Director, Endovascular and Operative Neurovascular Surgery 
Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School 
Director, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Brain Aneurysm Institute 
110 Francis Street, Suite 3B 
Boston, MA 02215 
Tel: 617-632-9795 
Fax: 617-632-0949 
 
President

Robert Rosenwasser, MD, FACS

Professor of Radiology and Neurosurgery
Department of Neurosurgery
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
909 Walnut Street, 3rd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Vice President

Robert D. Brown, MD

Chair, Neurology Department
Mayo Clinic
200 First Street S.W.
Rochester, MN 55905

Regional Directors

Northeast

David J. Chalif, MD, FACS

Chief Neurovascular Neurosurgery
Brain Aneurysm Center, Department of Neurosurgery
North Shore University Hospital
9th Floor, Tower Pavilion
300 Community Drive
Manhasset, NY 11030

Carlos David, MD

Director, Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Surgery
Lahey Clinic
41 Mall Road
Burlington, MA 01805

Southeast 

Daniel Barrow, MD

MBNA-Bowman Professor & Chairman of Neurosurgery
Chief of Neurosurgery Service, Emory University Hospital
Director, Emory MBNA Stroke Center
The Emory Clinic
1365-B Clifton Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30322

Jacques J. Morcos, MD, FRCS(Eng), FRCS(Ed)

Co-Director, Microsurgery Training Center, University of Miami 
Director of Cerebrovascular Surgery Director of Skull Base and Endoscopic Surgery
Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery and Otolaryngology
University Of Miami Health System
1095 NW 14th Terrace - D4 - 6
Miami, FL 33136
(305) 243-4000

Midwest

Sepideh Amin-Hanjani, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor & Program Director
Co-Director, Neurovascular Surgery
Department of Neurosurgery
University of Illinois at Chicago
Neuropsychiatric Institute, Rm 451N
912 South Wood Street (MC 799)
Chicago, IL 60612

Paul J. Camarata, MD, FACS

Chair
Department of Neurosurgery
University of Kansas Medical Center
3901 Rainbow Boulevard, MS 3021
Kansas City, KS 66160 

West

Bob S. Carter, MD, PhD

Professor and Chair
Division of Neurosurgery
UCSD Medical Center
200 W. Arbor Drive #8893
San Diego, CA 92103

David Newell, MD

Executive Director
Seattle Neuroscience Institute - Swedish Hospital
550 17th Avenue, Suite 500
Seattle, WA 98112

 

Medical Advisory Board of Directors

Bernard R. Bendok, MD
Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery and Radiology
Northwestern University
Department of Neurological Surgery
675 N. St. Clair Street
Galter 20th Floor, Suite 20-250
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 695-8143

Gavin W. Britz, MB BCh, MPH
Director, Duke Cerebrovascular Center
Associate Professor
Duke University Medical Center
Division of Neurosurgery
DUMC 3807
Durham NC 27712
(919) 668-0650

Aaron A. Cohen-Gadol, MD, MSc
Methodist Hospital
Indiana University
Department of Neurosurgery
1801 North Senate Blvd., Suite 610
Indianapolis, IN  46202
(317) 362-8760 

E. Sander Connolly Jr., MD, FACS
Bennett M Stein Professor of Neurological Surgery
Vice Chairman of Neurosurgery Director, Cerebrovascular Research Laboratory
Surgical Director, Neuro-Intensive Care Unit
Columbia University Medical Center and New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Department of Neurological Surgery
The Neurological Institute
710 West 168 Street
New York, New York 10032
(212) 305-4118

Aaron S. Dumont, MD
Associate Professor
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
909 Walnut Street, 3rd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 503-7004

Robert M. Friedlander, MD
UPMC
Pittsburgh, PA

David M. Greer, MD, MA, FCCM, FAHA
Professor and Vice Chairman
Department of Neurology
Yale University School of Medicine
LLCI 912, 15 York Street
New Haven, CT 06520
203-785-5947

Murat Gunel, MD, FACS
Associate Professor and Director of Neurovascular Surgery
Department of Neurosurgery
Yale University Med School
333 Cedar St.TMP4/P.O. Box 208082
New Haven, CT 06520
(203) 737-2096

Brian L. Hoh, MD, FACS, FAHA, FAANS
William Merz Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
Joint Associate Professor of Radiology and a Joint Associate Professor of Neuroscience Program
Director of Neurological Surgery
Director of the ACGME-accredited Fellowship in Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology
University of Florida
McKnight Brain Institute
Room L2-100
1149 South Newell Drive
Gainesville, FL 32611
(352) 273-9000   

Sucheta A. Kamath, MA, MA, BC-NCD, CCC
Cerebral Matters
6100 Lake Forrest Dr NW Suite 108
Atlanta, GA 30328
(404) 493-0962
sucheta@cerebralmatters.com

Robert Kooken, PhD
Neuropsychological Services

Michael Lawton, MD
Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
Director of the Cerebrovascular Disorders Program
Co-director of Skull Base Surgery
UCSF Medical Center
400 Parnassus Ave., Eighth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
(415) 353-7500

Stephen Lewis, MD, FRACS
James and Newton Eblen Eminent Scholar
Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Surgery
Department of Neurosurgery
University of Florida
P.O. Box 100265 Health Center
Gainesville, FL 32610
(352) 273-9000

R. Loch Macdonald, MD, PhD
Keenan Endowed Chair in Surgery
Head, Division of Neurosurgery
Professor of Surgery
St. Michael's Hospital
University of Toronto
30 Bond Street
Toronto, On M5B 1W8
(416) 864-5452

Neil A. Martin, MD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Neurosurgery
Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Box 956901
Los Angeles, CA 90095-6901
(310) 267-9449

Thomas Masaryk, MD
Head. Section of Neuroradiology
The Cleveland Clinic
9500 Euclid Avenue, L10
Cleveland, OH 44195
(216) 444-6653

Eric Nussbaum, MD, FACS
Chair, National Brain Aneurysm Center
St. Joseph's Hospital
45 West 10th Street
St. Paul, MN 55102
(651) 326-3415

Aman Patel
Endovascular and Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery 
Massachusetts General Hospital
15 Parkman Street
Wang Building Suite 745
Boston, MA 02114
617-726-5531

Christopher Putman, MD
Interventional Neuroradiology Specialist
Inova Fairfax Hospital
3300 Gallows Road
Falls Church, VA 22042
(703) 776-3030

Andrew J. Ringer, MD
Neurosurgeon Mayfield Clinic for Brain & Spine
University Medical Arts Building
222 Piedmont Avenue, Suite 3100
Cincinnati, Ohio 45219
(513) 221-1100

Joshua Seinfeld, MD 
Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery, Radiology-Neuroradiology
University of Colorado Hospital
12605 E. 16th Ave.
Aurora, CO 80045
(720) 848-0000

Avi Setton, MD
North Shore University Hospital
Manhasset, NY

Adnan H. Siddiqui, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
Associate Professor of Radiology
Director of Neuroendovascular Research and Stroke Service
University at Buffalo Neurosurgery
State University of New York
100 High Street, Suite B4
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716) 218-1000

Neurovascular Therapeutics
Section of Neurosurgery
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
One Medical Center Drive
Lebanon, NH 03756-0001

Gary K. Steinberg, MD, PhD
Professor, Neurosurgery
Chair, Department of Neurosurgery
Stanford University School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Dr
R301A MC 5325
Stanford, CA 94305
(650) 723-5575

Rafael Jesus Tamargo, MD
Professor of Neurological Surgery
Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Walter E. Dandy Professor of Neurosurgery
Director, Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
Neurosurgical Co-Director, Neurosciences Critical Care Unit
Professor of Neurosurgery
Vice-Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
600 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21287
(410) 614-1533

John A. Wilson, MD
Associate Professor, Neurosurgery
Radiology
Wake Forest Baptist Health
Winston-Salem, NC
(336) 716-4081

Gregory J. Zipfel, MD
Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery
Department of Neurosurgery
Center for Advanced Medicine, Washington University
4921 Parkview Place, C, 6
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 362-3570

Mario Zuccarello, MD
Frank H. Mayfield Professor and Chairman
Department of Neurosurgery
University of Cincinnati
260 Stetson Street
Suite 2200
Cincinnati, OH 45219
(513) 558-3556