Babacar Cisse, M.D., Ph.D.

Babacar Cisse, M.D., Ph.D. Specialties: Neurological Surgery, Neuro-Oncology, Neurosurgery

Babacar Cisse, M.D., Ph.D.
Specialties: Neurological Surgery, Neuro-Oncology, Neurosurgery
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1305 York Avenue
9th Floor
New York, NY 10021
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  • Aetna - NYP
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  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield Healthplus
  • GHI
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • United Healthcare

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About Babacar Cisse, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Cisse is an award-winning neurosurgeon who performs a wide range of surgical procedures for brain and spine conditions, with special expertise in primary and metastatic brain and spinal tumors. He utilizes multiple advanced techniques to achieve the safest outcomes for his patients. These techniques include neuro-navigation, ultrasound, advanced imaging, motor and speech mapping, and endoscopic and minimally invasive techniques.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Queens Hospital


  • Benign Tumor of Spinal Cord

  • Brain Surgery

  • Brain Tumor

  • Brain Tumor Surgery

  • Brain Tumor, Recurrent

  • Brain Tumors

  • Chordoma Tumor

  • Craniotomy

  • Endoscopic Craniopharyngioma Surgery

  • Endoscopic Neurosurgery

  • Functional Brain Mapping

  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery

  • Glioblastoma

  • Glioblastoma Multiforme

  • Intraventricular Endoscopic Neurosurgery

  • Malignant Germ Cell Tumor

  • Meningioma

  • Minimally Invasive (Endoscopic) Neurosurgery

  • Neurosurgical Oncology

  • Pineal Tumor

  • Pituitary Tumor

  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst

  • Spine Tumors

  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery

  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

  • Trigeminal Neuralgia Pain

  • Trigeminal Neuralgia Surgery

  • Trigeminal Neuralgia Syndrome


  • Degrees: Bard College
  • Degrees: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Languages Spoken

  • English