The Department of Neurosurgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai includes a multidisciplinary team of neurosurgeons and researchers. Our faculty is dedicated to patient care and high-quality research.

Department Leadership

Joshua B. Bederson, MD
Professor and System Chair


J Mocco, MD, MS
Professor and Vice Chair for Education


Kalmon. D. Post, MD
Leonard I. Malis, MD / Corinne and Joseph Graber Professor

Associate Professors
Tanvir F. Choudhri, MD
Saadi Ghatan, MD
Arthur L. Jenkins III, MD
Brian H. Kopell, MD
Raj K. Shrivastava, MD
Hongyan Zou, MD, PhD

Assistant Professors
Hang S. Byun, MD
John M. Caridi, MD
Neha S. Dangayach, MD
Reade A. De Leacy, MD
George V. DiGiancinto, MD
Johanna T. Fifi, MD
Ronit Gilad, MD
Errol Gordon, MD
Zachary L. Hickman, MD
Christopher P. Kellner, MD
Konstantinos Margetis, MD, PhD
Soriaya Motivala, MD
Fedor E. Panov, MD
Graciano Rivera, MD
Chanland (Chan) Roonprapunt, MD, PhD
Rupendra Swarup, MD
Nirit Weiss, MD
Arthur Williams, MD
Raymund L. Yong, MD

Research Faculty
Anthony B. Costa, PhD
Roland Friedel, PhD
Malgosia Kokoszka, PhD

Voluntary Faculty
Marc Arginteanu, MD
Robert Goodman, MD
Frank Moore, MD
Yakov Gologorsky, MD
Thomas Lee, MD
Alfred Steinberger, MD
Kevin Yao, MD

Secondary Appointment Faculty
Eric Genden, MD
James Iatridis, MD
Mark Kupersmith, MD
Peter Taub, MD
Thomas Bryce, MD
Stacie Deiner, MD
Satish Govindaraj, MD
Andrew Hecht, MD
Adilia Hormigo, MD
Lan Zhou, MD, PhD
Samuel Cho, MD
Amish Doshi, MD
Ritesh Ramdhani, MD

Adjunct Professors
Martin Camins, MD
H. Richard Winn, MD

Majdi Alghader, MD, MS
Ahmed J. Awad, MD
Alexandros Bouras, MD
Tomoyoshi Shigematsu, MD
Stanislaw Sobotka, Phd, DSc