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    • Positions
    • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Neurosurgery
    • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Diagnostic, Molecular and Interventional Radiology
    • Specialty
    • Neurology
    • Languages
    • English
    • Arabic
    • French
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai Queens
    • Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • Mount Sinai Brooklyn
    • Phone
    • Klingenstein Clinical Center, 1-North 212-241-9881
    • Mount Sinai Doctors Queens 718-808-7777
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Hazem Shoirah, MD, is the Director of Thrombectomy Services at Mount Sinai Queens and an Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Neurology, and Radiology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. After earning his medical degree at Ain Shams University in Cairo, Dr. Shoirah completed an internship in internal medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He then finished a medical residency in neurology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, where he served as Chief Resident. Dr. Shoirah has extensive practice in neurological medicine, reflecting his comprehensive experience both as vascular neurology fellow at the University of Pittsburg Medical Center and as an endovascular neurosurgery fellow at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

Dr. Shoirah is part of a world-class medical team at the Cerebrovascular Stroke Center at Mount Sinai Queens, which provides the fastest and most efficient treatment for people experiencing even the most devastating forms of stroke. Using cutting-edge techniques and technology in this state-of-the-art facility, he performs thrombectomy procedures that remove blood clots to quickly restore blood flow to the brain. Dr. Shoirah conducts vital research into emerging stroke therapies, while also working to expand telestroke networks and medical education.


Vascular Neurology
Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Clinical Focus

  • Aneurysm Coiling
  • Aphasia
  • Apraxia
  • Arteriovenous Malformation of the Brain
  • Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Stenting
  • Cavernous Malformations
  • Cerebral Vasospasm
  • Dural Arteriovenous Fistula (DAVF)
  • Endovascular Embolization
  • Facial Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Facial Vascular Malformations
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intracerebral Hemorrhage (ICH)
  • Mechanical Thrombectomy
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Transient Ischemic Attack
  • Vascular Malformations
  • Venous Sinus Thrombosis

Research Topics

Healthcare, Neuro-degeneration/protection, Patient Care, Patient Centered Outcomes Research, Stroke


MBBCH, Ain Shams University

Internship, Internal Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin

Residency, Neurology
The Mount Sinai Hospital

Fellowship, Neurology
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center


English, Arabic, French