Program director

Michael Schulder, MD

  • Vice Chairman of Neurosurgery, Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • Vice Chairman of Neurosurgery, North Shore University Hospital
  • Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Core faculty

Raj Narayan, MD

  • Senior Vice President and Executive Director, Neurosurgery Services,
    Northwell Health
  • Chair, Neurosurgery,
    North Shore University Hospital and LIJ Medical Center
  • Chair and Professor, Neurosurgery,
    Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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John Andrew Boockvar, MD

  • Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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David Jeffrey Chalif, MD

  • Chief of Division of Neurosurgery, North Shore University Hospital
  • Associate Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Amir R. Dehdashti, MD

  • Associate Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Celine Rahman DeMatteo, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Mark Bruce Eisenberg, MD

  • Associate Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Elizabeth Jane Fontana, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Peter H. Hollis, MD

  • Chief of Division of Neurosurgery, Long Island Jewish Valley Stream
  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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David Jonathan Langer, MD

  • Chairman - Neurosurgery of Neurosurgery, Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Ahmad Latefi, DO

  • Director - Spinal Neurosurgery of Neurosurgery - General Neurosurgery, North Shore University Hospital
  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Mitchell Edward Levine, MD

  • Chief of Division - Spinal Neurosurgery of Neurosurgery, North Shore University Hospital
  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Ashesh Dinesh Mehta, MD, PhD

  • Chief of Surgery - Neurosurgery, Glen Cove Hospital
  • Associate Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Mark Adam Mittler, MD

  • Co-Chief - Pediatric Neurosurgery of Neurosurgery, Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Harold Louis Rekate, MD

  • Emeritus, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Steven Jack Schneider, MD

  • Co-Chief - Pediatric Neurosurgery of Neurosurgery, Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Avi Abraham Setton, MD

  • Chief of Division of Radiology - Interventional Neuro-Radiology, Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • Chief of Division of Radiology - Interventional Neuroradiology, North Shore University Hospital
  • Associate Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Richard Elias Temes, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Kevin Tracey, MD

  • President and CEO,
    Feinstein Institute for Medical Research
  • Professor and President,
    Elmezzi Graduate School of Molecular Medicine
  • Executive Vice President, Research,
    Northwell Health
  • Professor of Neurosurgery and Molecular Medicine,
    Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Jamie Sue Ullman, MD

  • Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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David Barrett Weintraub, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Rafael Alexander Ortiz, MD

  • Chief - Neuro-Endovasc Surg and Int NeuroRad of Neurosurgery, Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Associate Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Jason Andre Ellis, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Henry Heesang Woo, MD

  • Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Justin Noble Virojanapa, DO

  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
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Shaun David Rodgers, MD

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