Department Highlights

Montefiore Receives Joint Commission Accreditation as a Comprehensive Stroke Center

The Department of Neurological Surgery is excited to be an integral part of the Comprehensive Stroke Center, located on Montefiore's Moses Campus. This certified Center has received certification that is typically awarded only to 160 out of 6,000 hospitals nationwide.

This accreditation specifies that the center provides state-of-the-art care for all neurovascular conditions, including stroke, aneurysms and arteriovenous malformations (AVMs), while following the most current treatment guidelines and achieving outstanding outcomes.

Joint Commission Badge

Now Treating Patients at White Plains Hospital

The Department of Neurological Surgery is happy to announce that two members of our renowned faculty, Emad Eskandar, MD and Vijay Agarwal, MD, are now seeing patients at White Plains Hospital’s Center for Cancer Care.

Our newest location offers easy parking and is a convenient destination for patients from Westchester, Orange and Rockland Counties, as well as those traveling from Connecticut.

Jeffrey P. Bergstein Professor and Chair of Neurological Surgery
Director of Montefiore Skull-Base Tumor Center