Meet Our Physicians in the Department of Neurosurgery

The neurosurgery team at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston emanates from one of the greatest neurosurgical groups in the country, including Drs. Harvey Cushing, Franc Ingraham, Donald Matson, Keasley Welch, and John Shillito. Today, our team of internationally-recognized surgeons, who are all faculty at Harvard Medical School (HMS), continue to build on our long and distinguished history by offering innovative, compassionate, and patient-centered care and pioneer groundbreaking advances in the treatment of all neurosurgical conditions.

Ossama Al-Mefty, MD

Ossama Al-Mefty, MD

Lecturer on Neurosurgery, HMS

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Tracy L. Ansay, MD

Tracy L. Ansay, MD

Instructor in Neurosurgery, HMS

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Omar Arnaout, MD

Omar Arnaout, MD

Neurosurgery

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Harvard Medical School

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Mohammad A. Aziz-Sultan, MD

Mohammad A. Aziz-Sultan, MD

Chief of Vascular/Endovascular Neurosurgery

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Wenya Linda Bi, MD, PhD

Wenya Linda Bi, MD, PhD

Neurosurgery

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John H. Chi, MD, MPH

John H. Chi, MD, MPH

Director of Neurosurgical Spine Cancer

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E. Antonio Chiocca, MD, PhD

E. Antonio Chiocca, MD, PhD

Chair, Department of Neurosurgery; Co-Director, Institute for the Neurosciences

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Elizabeth B. Claus, MD, PhD

Elizabeth B. Claus, MD, PhD

Instructor in Neurosurgery, HMS Professor in Surgery, Yale Med

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G. Rees Cosgrove, MD, FRCSC, FACS

G. Rees Cosgrove, MD, FRCSC, FACS

Director of Epilepsy and Functional Neurosurgery

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Kurtus Dafford, MD

Kurtus Dafford, MD

Neurosurgery

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Rose Du, MD, PhD

Rose Du, MD, PhD

Director of Cerebrovascular Surgery

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Kai U. Frerichs, MD

Kai U. Frerichs, MD

Director of Interventional Neuroradiology, Director of Endovascular Neurosurgery

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Alexandra Golby, MD

Alexandra Golby, MD

Director of Image-Guided Neurosurgery

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William B. Gormley, MD, MPH, MBA

William B. Gormley, MD, MPH, MBA

Director, Neurosurgical Critical Care Director, Performance Improvement

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Michael Groff, MD

Michael Groff, MD

Vice-Chairman Neurosurgery, Director Spinal Neurosurgery, Co-Director Comprehensive Spine Surgery

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Edward R. Laws, MD

Edward R. Laws, MD

Director, Pituitary and Neuroendocrine Center

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Yi Lu, MD, PhD

Yi Lu, MD, PhD

Director of Neurosurgical Trauma

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Harvard Medical School

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Nirav J. Patel, MD, MA

Nirav J. Patel, MD, MA

Neurosurgery

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Pierpaolo Peruzzi, MD, PhD

Pierpaolo Peruzzi, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Harvard Medical School

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Stephen C. Saris, MD

Stephen C. Saris, MD

Neurosurgery

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Danielle L. Sarno, MD

Danielle L. Sarno, MD

Instructor in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School

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Timothy R. Smith, MD, PHD, MPH

Timothy R. Smith, MD, PHD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Harvard Medical School

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Hasan Zaidi, MD

Hasan Zaidi, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

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