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Explore the neurosciences at Maimonides

Our neurological team works collectively with other medical specialists to provide comprehensive care to our patients. We use the latest diagnostics and technology to treat a variety of neurological conditions.

Interventional Neuroradiology

As opposed to traditional vascular neurosurgery, Interventional Neuroradiology uses 3D X-ray imaging that helps guide us as we insert a tiny tube into the leg artery so that we can address a clogged blood vessel.

Neuro-ophthalmology

Neuro-Opthalmology requires knowledge of the eye, brain, nerves, and muscles to treat conditions of the eye and brain, as well as symptoms of neurological conditions that are eye-related. This can include vision loss, abnormal eye movements, double vision, and more.

Neurosurgery

The advance of diagnostic capabilities has paralleled and often enabled the treatment of neurological disorders previously considered untreatable. At Maimonides, our Neurosurgery Department uses the most advanced technology, and our highly trained neurosurgery team provides surgical treatment for vascular, tumorous, and degenerative lesions of the brain, skull base, and spine.

Spinal Neurosurgery

Our Spinal Neurosurgery team of neurosurgeons uses a multidisciplinary approach to provide innovative spine treatment for children and adults. Spinal surgeons specialize in a wide range of conditions, including back pain, lumbar stenosis, disk degeneration, and many types of spinal trauma.

Our neurologists specialize in treating the following conditions:

  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Epilepsy
  • Headache disorders and migraines
  • Memory disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Myasthenia gravis
  • Neck and back pain
  • Neuromuscular disorders
  • Neuropathies
  • Spasticity and movement disorders
  • Vertigo and balance disorders

The Linda Morgante Multiple Sclerosis Care Center

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disease that affects the brain and spinal cord. MS is caused by damage to the myelin sheath, the protective covering that surrounds nerve cells. When this nerve covering is damaged, nerve impulses are slowed down or stopped.

MS is a progressive disease, meaning the nerve damage gets worse over time. This nerve damage is caused by inflammation when the body’s immune cells attack the nervous system. The speed and severity of nerve damage vary in individuals. Repeated episodes of inflammation can occur in any area of the brain and spinal cord.

Every day, researchers make strides toward finding a cure for MS. Our team is committed to offering first-class MS therapy designed to treat the symptoms of MS.

We are recognized as an “MS Center of Excellence” by the NYC Chapter of the National MS Society

Maimonides—advancing MS treatment

Our team provides outstanding MS therapy designed to treat the symptoms of MS, which range from fatigue and weakness to involuntary muscle spasms and walking difficulties.

Our services include:

  • Comprehensive social work services
  • Full ophthalmological services
  • Medication infusions such as Tysabr®
  • Neuro-imaging
  • Neuro-ophthalmological evaluations
  • Physical, occupational, and speech therapy
  • Urological care

Exceptional neurological care

We understand that neurological issues can be difficult to diagnose and can have a significant impact on your daily life. At Maimonides, our team is committed to providing the best care by using the most advanced technology and treatments to get you back to living the life you deserve.

 

Call (718) 283-7219 to make an appointment

Meet Our Neurologic Care Team

Yuri Brosgol, MD

948 48th St.

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Benjamin Cunningham, MD

883 65th St., Suite 101

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Ellen Drexler, MD

883 65th St.

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Arthur Christopher Grant, MD

4802 Tenth Ave.

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John Houten, MD

6010 Bay Parkway, 8th Fl

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Nuri Jacoby, MD

883 65th St.

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Daniel Kurz, MD

4802 Tenth Ave.

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Ilya Levin, DO

953 49th St.

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Steven Richard Levine, MD

948 48th St., 2nd Floor

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Gary N. Mcabee, DO

948 48th St.

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Sanskriti Mishra, MD

948 48th St.

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Hwai Yin Ooi, MD

883 65th St.

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Nikolaos I.H. Papamitsakis, MD

4802 Tenth Ave.

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Steven G. Pavlakis, MD

948 48th St.

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Daphne Robakis, MD

883 65th St.

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Daniel Mark Rosenbaum, MD

4802 Tenth Ave.

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Leonid Shkolnik, MD

4802 Tenth Ave.

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Qingliang Tony Wang, MD, PhD

Jaffe Stroke Center, 2nd Floor

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Daniel W. Zumofen, MD

948 48th St.

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