- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Neurosurgery
- Hospital Affiliations
- Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West
- Mount Sinai Brooklyn
- Mount Sinai Beth Israel
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
Chief of Neurosurgery at Mount Sinai Brooklyn and Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery in the Mount Sinai Health System, Ronit Gilad, MD, is a board-certified neurosurgeon practicing general brain and general spine surgery, treating all neurosurgical conditions. Dr. Gilad sees patients and operates a both Mount Sinai Beth Israel in Manhattan, and Mount Sinai Brooklyn.
Dr. Gilad was previously a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Navy where she served as the staff physician in the Department of Neurosurgery at the Naval Medical Center Portsmouth. In the Navy, she participated in their combat traumatic brain injury program and headed their tumor board.
Dr. Gilad graduated from Princeton University cum laude with a B.A. in Molecular Biology and a certificate in Engineering Biology. She obtained her MD at New York University School of Medicine, graduating with honors for research in pharmacology. Dr. Gilad received her postdoctoral training as a resident in the Department of Neurosurgery at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai where she was awarded Resident of the Year in 2006. She completed an infolded fellowship in diagnostic neuroradiology in 2007 and served as Chief Neurosurgery Resident at The Mount Sinai Hospital until 2009.
Dr. Gilad is certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery, is a member of numerous medical organizations and has been published in a variety of scholarly journals including the Journal of Neurosurgery, American Journal of Neuroradiology, The Spine Journal, Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, and Anesthesia & Analgesia.
As Chief of Neurosurgery at Mount Sinai Brooklyn, Dr. Gilad is responsible for the clinical expansion of the newly expanded neurosurgical service.
Dr. Gilad is also fluent in Hebrew.
- Brain Tumor And Brain Cancer
- Brain, Spine Tumors
- Chiari Malformation
- Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
- Pituitary Adenoma
- Spinal Fusion
- Trigeminal Neuralgia
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Dr.Gilad did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2016 and/or 2017: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
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