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My name is Ronit Gilad, MD and I am a board-certified neurosurgeon based at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Manhattan with office hours at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn. I practice general brain and general spine surgery, treating all neurosurgical conditions.
I was previously a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Navy where I served as the staff physician in the Department of Neurosurgery at the Naval Medical Center Portsmouth. In the Navy, I participated in their combat traumatic brain injury program and headed their tumor board.
I graduated from Princeton University cum laude with a B.A. in Molecular Biology and a certificate in Engineering Biology. I obtained her MD at New York University School of Medicine, graduating with honors for research in pharmacology. I received my postdoctoral training as a resident in the Department of Neurosurgery at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai where I was awarded Resident of the Year in 2006. I completed an infolded fellowship in diagnostic neuroradiology in 2007 and served as Chief Neurosurgery Resident at Mount Sinai Hospital until 2009.
I am certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery, am a member of numerous medical organizations and have 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.
I am also fluent in Hebrew.