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James T. Goodrich, MD, PhD

Neurological Surgery
Practice Specialty
Neurological Surgery, Pediatrics - Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor, Craniofacial Reconstruction, Hydrocephalus, Pediatric Neurosurgery, Tethered Spinal Cord
Medical Education
Columbia University
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
Main Location
Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467-2401
Phone: (718) 920-4197
Fax: (718) 519-6876
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Montefiore Weiler Hospital
1825 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY 10461-2301
Phone: (718) 920-4197
Fax: (718) 519-6876
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St. Barnabas Ambulatory Care
4487 Third Avenue
Bronx, NY 10457-1526
Phone: (718) 960-3730
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Academic Title
Professor of Neurosurgery
Administrative Title
Chief, Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Clinical Focus
Craniosynostosis, craniostenosis, craniosynostosis repair, craniofacial surgery, syndromic craniosynostosis, single suture synostosis, cranial vault remodeling, strip craniectomy, endoscopic craniofacial surgery, surgery for craniosynostosis, helmet molding, LeFort distraction, distraction osteogenesis, FGFR genes, coronal synostosis (stenosis), Sagittal synostosis (stenosis), metopic synostosis (stenosis) Lambdoid synostosis (stenosis), plagiocephaly, scaphocephaly, trigoncephaly, trigonocephaly, multi-sutural synostosis, Apert, Crouzon, Sathre-Chotzen, Pfeiffer, Cloverleaf skull, Carpenter, cleft lip and palate disorders, surgical treatment of cleft lip and plate, craniofacial surgery for congenital malformations and post-traumatic head and facial injuries, minimally invasive surgery for craniosynostosis

Dr. James T. Goodrich is director of the Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery and Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery, Pediatrics, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He completed his undergraduate work at the University of California, Irvine and his graduate studies at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences of Columbia University receiving a Masters and Doctorate of Philosophy. He received his Doctorate of Medicine from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. Intern and residency training was completed at Presbyterian Hospital in New York City and the New York Neurological Institute. Dr. Goodrich also holds the rank of Professor Contralto of Neurological Surgery at the University of Palermo in Palermo, Italy. He has a particular interest in complex craniofacial anomalies being a central member of the Craniofacial Center at Montefiore. He has advanced the surgical techniques used for repair of these conditions. He has authored numerous book chapters and articles on the subject and is known internationally as a prominent lecturer on the topic.