The Department of Neurosurgery, established in 1914, is at the forefront of clinical care, education and scientific research in neurosurgery.  Our neurosurgeons are internationally renowned for their expertise in skull-base surgery, cerebrovascular disease, pituitary disorders, acoustic tumors, deep brain stimulation, spinal reconstruction, epilepsy, radiosurgery, among other specialty areas. The close interaction of our research teams with our clinical teams allows us to rapidly translate research findings into new therapies and better approaches to patient care.  Learn more

DBS In the News

ABC News reports on a Mount Sinai patient who underwent deep brain stimulation (DBS) to treat his Tourette’s syndrome. Read more about Andrew’s story


Joshua B. Bederson, MD, is Professor and Chair of the Department of Neurosurgery. Dr. Bederson has also served as Chair of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons/Congress of Neurological Surgeons Cerebrovascular Section.  Read More

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