• Board certifications

    • Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry/Neurology-Neurology

    • Vascular Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry/Neurology-Vasc. Neuro

  • Administrative titles

    • Chief of Division - Cerebrovascular Disease of Neurology - Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • Vice Chairman - Vice Chairman of Neurology of Neurology - Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease, Long Island Jewish Medical Center

  • Academic titles

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

  • Medical school

    • McGill University

  • Residencies

    • Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Yeshiva Univ

  • Internships

    • Wellesely Hospital

  • Fellowships

    • Columbia University College-Physicians & Surgeons

  • Affiliations

    • Glen Cove Hospital

    • Huntington Hospital

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

    • Long Island Jewish Forest Hills

    • Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    • Long Island Jewish Valley Stream

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • Northern Westchester Hospital

    • Peconic Bay Medical Center

    • Phelps Memorial Hospital Center

    • Plainview Hospital

    • Southside Hospital

    • Staten Island University Hospital

    • Syosset Hospital

    • Northwell Health Neuroscience Institute

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