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Department of Nerousurgery

Department of Neurosurgery Student Rotation Objectives

Cerebrovascular Surgery
Demonstrate an understanding of the anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology and presentation of cerebrovascular diseases, including ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, and other diseases and malformations of intracranial, extracranial, and spinal vasculature.


Neurosurgical Oncology
Demonstrate an understanding of the anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, and presentation of tumor-related diseases of the cranium.


Pediatric Neurosurgery

Demonstrate an understanding of the anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, and presentation of diseases in children which a neurosurgeon may be called upon to diagnose and treat.


Spinal Surgery
Demonstrate an understanding of the anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, and presentation of disorders of the spine, its connecting ligaments, the spinal cord, the cauda equina, and the spinal roots. 


Research

This rotation is designed to instill scientific thinking, critical evaluation and reasoning skills, and to provide valuable research experience in laboratory techniques, experimental design, data collection and evaluation.
 

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Best Doctors 2013

2013 Best Doctors in America® List.

Neurosurgeons and Neurologists from North Shore-LIJ’s Cushing Neuroscience Institute Make the List

Winners of the 2011 Patients' Choice Awards

2013 Patients' Choice Awards

Cushing Neuroscience Institute Physicians Named as Recipients of the 2013 Patients’ Choice Awards!

3D Endoscope

CNI neurosurgeon first on Long Island to use 3-D endoscope for pituitary tumor removal.

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