Alexander D. Ramos, MD, PhD
Alexander D. Ramos, MD, PhD

Alexander D. Ramos, MD, PhD

Neurological Surgery
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Neurological Surgery, more

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CUIMC/Neurological Institute of New York

710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
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About Alexander D. Ramos, MD, PhD

Dr. Ramos is a fellowship-trained endovascular neurosurgeon. He dedicates his practice to diseases of the cerebrovascular system and diseases treated with minimally invasive image-guided procedures. His expertise includes brain hemorrhage, subdural hematoma, brain aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations and fistulas, venous sinus stenosis, vertebral body fractures, and stroke. He obtained his MD and PhD from the University of California, San Francisco, completed his neurosurgical residency at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell medical center and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and completed additional fellowship training at Weill Cornell. His research focuses on developing new techniques for the delivery of therapeutics to the central nervous system.

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery
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  • Acute Stroke

  • Aneurysm

  • Aneurysm Endovascular Surgery

  • Aneurysm Repair

  • Aneurysms

  • Angioplasty, Percutaneous Transluminal

  • Arterial Aneurysm Repair

  • Arterial Embolization

  • Arterial Stenting

  • Arterial Stents

  • Arteriograms

  • Arteriovenous Fistula

  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

  • Brain Aneurysm

  • Brain Aneurysm Surgery

  • Carotid Artery Disease

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis

  • Carotid Artery Surgery

  • Cerebral Aneurysm

  • Cerebral Aneurysms

  • Cerebral Ischemia

  • Cerebral Vascular Disease

  • Cerebral Vascular Malformation

  • Cerebrovascular Disease

  • Cerebrovascular Dural AV Fistula

  • Cerebrovascular Malformation

  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery

  • Coil Embolization

  • Coil Embolization of Cerebral Aneurysm

  • Diagnostic Angiography

  • Dural Arteriovenous Malformation

  • Embolization

  • Embolization of Intracranial AV Malformation

  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair

  • Endovascular Aneurysm Therapy

  • Endovascular Neurosurgery

  • Endovascular Surgery

  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

  • Interventional Neuroradiology

  • Interventional Radiology Procedure

  • Interventional Vascular Procedure

  • Intra-Arterial Chemotherapy

  • Intracranial Aneurysm

  • Intracranial Aneurysm Repair

  • Intracranial Hypotension

  • Kyphoplasty

  • Minimally Invasive Aneurysm Repair

  • Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery

  • Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery

  • Minimally Invasive Procedures

  • Minimally Invasive Techniques

  • Moyamoya Syndrome

  • Neurosurgery

  • Neurovascular Disease

  • Pediatric Aneurysms

  • Presurgical Tumor Embolization

  • Pulsatile Tinnitus

  • Second Opinion

  • Spinal Vascular Malformation

  • Stroke

  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

  • Transient Cerebral Ischemia

  • Tumor Embolization

  • Vascular Malformation

  • Vascular Malformations

  • Vascular Neurosurgery

  • Vascular Pediatric Neurosurgery

  • Venous Sinus Stenting

  • Vertebroplasty

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  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center

  • Medical School: University of California, San Francisco

  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center

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Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery at CUMC

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Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center


  • Medical School: University of California, San Francisco
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center

Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery at CUMC

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish