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Isabelle M Germano, MD

Neurological Surgery

    • Positions
    • PROFESSOR | Neurosurgery
    • PROFESSOR | Neurology
    • PROFESSOR | Oncological Sciences
    • Specialty
    • Neurological Surgery
    • Languages
    • English
    • French
    • German
    • Italian
    • Spanish
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West
    • Phone
    • Ruttenberg Treatment Center 212-241-6756
    • Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice 212-241-9638
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1470 Madison Avenue 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10029
Phone: 212-241-6756
Mount Sinai Doctors Faculty Practice 7th Floor
New York, NY 10029
Phone: 212-241-9638

Biography

Dr. Germano joined the faculty at Mount Sinai in 1993. She is Director of The Mount Sinai Comprehensive Brain Tumor Program, an advanced multidisciplinary program based on computer-assisted image-guided neurosurgery and brain mapping to accomplish minimally invasive procedures and treatment of brain tumors, and is Co-director of the Radiosurgery Program.

You can learn more about Dr. Germano by visiting the Neurosurgery Tumors website.

Her specialty interests include Brain Tumors, Computer-Assisted Image-Guided Neurosurgery, Epilepsy surgery and  Radiosurgery. She is Director of The Mount Sinai Medical Center Comprehensive Brain Tumor Program, an advanced multidisciplinary program based on computer-assisted image-guided neurosurgery and brain mapping to accomplish minimally invasive procedures and treatment of brain tumors. Dr. Germano is one of the pioneers of computer-assisted image-guided neurosurgery. This sophisticated technology, including the Novalis Shaped Beam Surgery, is used to perform minimally invasive surgery for patients with brain tumors, epilepsy, Parkinson's disease and movement disorders. Active in national neurosurgery organizations, she has served as an executive committee member for the Congress of Neurosurgery (CNS), as a Board of Directors' member for the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, as an executive committee member of the AANS/CNS Joint Section on Tumors, and as a scientific program member for the AANS, CNS, and the American Epilepsy Society. For the past five years she has directed a course, Advanced Techniques in Image-Guided Brain and Spine Surgery, for neurosurgeons from around the country.In the News

Dr. Germano and her work diagnosing and treating brain tumors were recently profiled in The Daily News feature The Daily Check Up. View the PDF.

Clinical Focus

Education

MD, University of Turin Medical School

Residency, Surgery
Univ. of California, San Francisco
Residency, Neurosurgery
Univ. of California, San Francisco
Residency, Neurosurgery
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Fellowship, Neurosurgery
University of Zurich
Fellowship, Neurosurgery
Montreal Neurological Institute

Languages

English, French, German, Italian, Spanish

Certification

Neurological Surgery

Multi-Disciplinary Training Area

Developmental and Stem Cell Biology [DSCB]