About

About

Specializing in pediatric and congenital disorders of the brain, skull, scalp, spinal cord, spine, and nerves.

This includes craniosynostosis, Chiari malformation, brain arteriovenous malformations, brain tumors, hydrocephalus, arachnoid cysts, spinal cord tumors, tethered spinal cord, brain and spine trauma.

Credentials

Credentials

  • Board certifications

    • Neurological Surgery - American Board of Neurological Surgery

    • Pediatric Neurological Surgery - American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery

  • Administrative titles

    • Co-Chief - Pediatric Neurosurgery of Neurosurgery, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Academic titles

    • Clinical Associate Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • University of Rochester Schl of Medicine/Dentistry

  • Residencies

    • Rhode Island Hospital

  • Internships

    • Rhode Island Hospital

  • Fellowships

    • Childrens Hospital - Los Angeles

  • Affiliations

Locations & insurance

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In the news

In the news

In the news
Various coverage of the facial reconstruction surgery at Cohen Children's Medical Center.
A 9-year-old boy who underwent surgery to correct Tessier craniofacial clefts that left him with severe facial malformations returned to Cohen Children's Medical Center to thank his surgeons.
Born with the severe form of spina bifida, Paul and Adryana Navarro are living free of pain and headaches after having ventriculoperitoneal shunting.
Mark Mittler, MD, with the spina biffida patients.

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