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Montefiore Receives Joint Commission Accreditation for Comprehensive Stroke Center

The Department of Neurological Surgery is extremely pleased to be an integral part of the newly-certified Comprehensive Stroke Center at the Moses Campus of Montefiore Medical Center. This prestigious designation is awarded by The Joint Commission to only about 160 hospitals out of 6,000 hospitals nationwide. The certification indicates that the center provides state-of-the-art care for all neurovascular conditions, including stroke, aneurysms and AVMs, and that it follows the most current guidelines and achieves outstanding outcomes.

White Plains Hospital

Now Treating Patients at White Plains Hospital

The Department of Neurological Surgery is pleased to announce that faculty can see patients at White Plains Hospital. This is an attractive location, with easy parking, and is convenient for patients from Westchester, Orange and Rockland counties, as well as patients from Connecticut. Dr. Eskandar and Dr. Agarwal are available to see all potential neurosurgical patients at this location.