Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery

The Mount Sinai Health System’s departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery are excited about building and integrating our clinical programs across New York City—and throughout the region, nation, and world—and bringing new advances in neuroscience into clinical practice.

This specialty report highlights:

  • Utilizing magnetic resonance tractography to individualize deep brain stimulation
  • Using augmented reality to resect a giant pituitary tumor
  • Helen S. Mayberg, MD, who is named founding director of Mount Sinai’s Center for Advanced Circuit Therapeutics
  • Prominent epileptologist and researcher Nathalie Jetté, MD, MSc, who is joining Mount Sinai
  • A new approach to diet and multiple sclerosis symptoms
  • Advancing research for disorders in neuro-ophthalmology
  • Making gains in treating endovascular thrombectomy for stroke due to large vessel occlusion
  • Innovation, invention, and entrepreneurship that drive new approaches to neurosurgery