Items Tagged ‘Dr. Michael Sisti’
Dr. Steven Isaacson Celebrates 25 Years at CUMC
Dr. Isaacson is board certified in radiation oncology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and is recognized for his clinical expertise in a...Posted on Apr 5, 2013 by Department Author In Doctors, Gamma Knife, Gamma Knife News, News
Introducing NeuroSpiral for the iPad
We are proud to introduce the first iPad app affiliated with Columbia's Department of Neurosurgery--It's called Neurospiral. The app, which can measure tremors and hand-eye coordination...Posted on Jan 15, 2013 by Department Author In Brain Tumor, Brain Tumor Featured, Doctors, Epilepsy, Epilepsy Featured, Featured, Gamma Knife, Gamma Knife Featured, Movement Disorders, Movement Disorders Featured, Neurosurgeons
Nancy Sharp Has Kind Words for a Young Dr. Michael Sisti in Her New Book 'Both Sides Now'
In Nancy Sharp's new memoir Both Sides Now, she paints a vivid picture of moments she shared with her husband Brett as he received the diagnosis and then battled a life threatening brain tumor. In an excerpt from her book, posted last month on the StandUp2Cancer (SU2C) Website, she pays special...Posted on Dec 14, 2012 by Department Author In Blog, Brain Tumor, Brain Tumor Blog, Brain Tumors, Gamma Knife Blog, Neurosurgeons
Three Columbia Neurosurgeons Learn from Famed Neurosurgeon Gazi Yasargil
Three of our neurosurgeons, Dr. Michael Sisti, Dr. Guy McKhann and Dr. Anthony D'Ambrosio, had the distinct privilege of taking a three-day course with the great neurosurgeon, Dr. M. Gazi Yasargil...Posted on Nov 9, 2012 by Department Author In Brain Tumor News, Brain Tumors, Doctors, Neurosurgeons, News, Skull Base Tumors
Dr. Anthony D'Ambrosio Trains Residents in Approaches to the Skull Base
We continued our residency cadaver lab series in late September, focusing on surgical approaches to an area of the brain known as the "skull base". The skull base is a common location of brain tumors and aneurysms, but is also...Posted on Oct 30, 2012 by Department Author In Aneurysms, Blog, Brain Tumor Blog, Cerebrovascular Blog, Doctors, Education, Gamma Knife Blog, Neurosurgeons, Skull Base Tumors
US News & World Report Gives Columbia 'Best Hospital' & 'Best Neurosurgeon' Rankings
Every year US News and World Report comes out with a list of the Best Hospitals in the country and once again New York-Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell has not only made the list, but the Honor Roll as well. The Honor Roll makes up only 0.4% of the nearly 5,000...Posted on Aug 24, 2012 by Department Author In Award, Blog, Brain Tumor Blog, Cerebrovascular Blog, Doctors, Dr. Solomon, Epilepsy Blog, Gamma Knife Blog, Movement Disorders Blog, Neurosurgeons, Pediatric Neurosurgery Blog, Spine Center Blog
Like Fathers Like Sons: Paul McCormick Jr. & Alexander Sisti Don the White Coat
Proud fathers Dr. Michael Sisti from our Brain Tumor Center and Dr. Paul McCormick from our Spine Center have welcomed their sons, Alexander and Paul respectively, into the fold...Posted on Aug 22, 2012 by Department Author In Brain Tumor News, Education, Gamma Knife News, Neurosurgeons, News, Spine Center News
'Meet the Doctor' Video Series Complete!
We are so pleased to let you know that our "Meet the Doctor" videos are all done. Here at Columbia's Department of Neurosurgery we have twenty seven doctors and we now have a wonderful introductory video on each one of them. In these short (3 minutes or so) videos you can see and hear them talk...Posted on Aug 17, 2012 by Department Author In Brain Tumor Blog, Cerebrovascular Blog, Doctors, Dr. Solomon, Endovascular Blog, Epilepsy Blog, Featured, Gamma Knife Blog, Movement Disorders Blog, Neurosurgeons, Pain Center Blog, Pediatric Neurosurgery Blog, Peripheral Nerve Blog, Spine Center Blog
Our Neurosurgeons Respond to News of Brain Tumor--Gene Link Found
Important new research linking Glioblastoma Multiforme (GBM), an aggressive form of brain tumor, with a genetic defect was just published in The Wall Street Journal. Two neurosurgeons from our Brain Tumor Center, Dr. Michael Sisti and Dr. Jeffrey Bruce, help us understand the importance of this new research...Posted on Aug 2, 2012 by Department Author In Blog, Brain Tumor Blog, Brain Tumors, Doctors, Gamma Knife Blog, Neurosurgeons
Retired Head of Columbia Neurosurgery Dr. Bennett Stein is Now 'The Car Doctor'
Of all places, Dr.Bennett M. Stein, former Head of Columbia’s Neurosurgery Department, showed up in one of the April, 2012 issues of AutoWeek Magazine. Now in his 80‘s, he is featured in an article entitled, The Car Doctor: A Retired Neurosurgeon Turns His Attention to Cars. The piece is a fun...Posted on Jul 16, 2012 by Department Author In Brain Tumor Blog, Cerebrovascular Blog, Doctors, Dr. Solomon, Featured, Gamma Knife Blog, Neurosurgeons, Spine Center Blog