Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disorders
Mount Sinai cerebrovascular physicians are trained and equipped to treat any cerebrovascular disorder. Our cerebrovascular surgery program is a collaborative effort with colleagues in endovascular neurosurgery, interventional neuroradiology, diagnostic neuroradiology, vascular neurology, neurological critical care, stereotactic radiosurgery, and neurological rehabilitation.
Our program specializes in the management of complex vascular disorders, including:
- Arteriovenous malformations (AVMs)
- Cavernous angiomas
- Carotid and intracerebral stenosis
- Moyamoya disease
- Vascular malformations of the brain and spinal cord
Our cerebrovascular surgery program works closely with the Mount Sinai Stroke Center, which was the first JCAHO-certified primary stroke center in Manhattan. Mount Sinai offers the most advanced diagnostic and treatment options. Call us at 212-241-3457 to schedule an appointment. We are conveniently located on the Upper East Side of New York City.
Just weeks after being stabbed in the head, a city police officer is headed home from the hospital. Click on the image to watch video.
How the Knife Entered the Skull of the NYPD Officer
An NYPD officer escaped major injury—and death—as the knife bypassed many of the important nerves of his brain. Click Image to Enlarge.