E. Sander Connolly Jr., MD, FACS

E. Sander Connolly Jr., MD, FACS

E. Sander Connolly Jr., MD, FACS

Specialties: Neurological SurgeryMore specialties
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710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
US

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  • 1199 National Benefit Fund
  • Aetna
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  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth GHI
  • EmblemHealth HIP
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthplus
  • Fidelis Care
  • Healthfirst
  • Magnacare national
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • VNSNY CHOICE
  • WellCare

About E. Sander Connolly Jr., MD, FACS


Dr. Connolly serves as the Chair of the Department of Neurological Surgery at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons and Neurosurgeon-in-chief at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, caring for patients suffering from the acute effects of both hemorrhagic as well as ischemic stroke.

Working as part of an extremely experienced and world-renowned team of critical care and stroke neurologists, as well as interventional radiologists, endovascular neurosurgeons, neuroanesthesiologists, and specialized nurse practitioners, he provides highly personalized, state of the art care for patients with brain aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations, spo...
Dr. Connolly serves as the Chair of the Department of Neurological Surgery at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons and Neurosurgeon-in-chief at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, caring for patients suffering from the acute effects of both hemorrhagic as well as ischemic stroke.

Working as part of an extremely experienced and world-renowned team of critical care and stroke neurologists, as well as interventional radiologists, endovascular neurosurgeons, neuroanesthesiologists, and specialized nurse practitioners, he provides highly personalized, state of the art care for patients with brain aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations, spontaneous hemorrhages, as well as for those patients with carotid stenosis, moyamoya disease, and cerebral ischemia due to atherosclerosis and other vasculopathies. In addition he serves as the Director of the Cerebrovascular Research laboratory which continues to be at the forefront of biomedical science, bringing the latest discoveries to the operating room and the patient bedside to not only treat but also prevent stroke.

Dr. Connolly's special interests include Brain Aneurysms, Arteriovenous Malformations, Carotid Stenosis, EC-IC Bypass for Atheroocclusive disease and moyamoya, Surgical management of acute cerebrovascular emergencies.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Expertise

  • Achondroplasia
  • Acute Stroke
  • Aneurysm
  • Arterial Aneurysm Repair
  • Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
  • Biopsies
  • Brain Abscess
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Artery Surgery
  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Cavernous Malformation
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Cerebral Aneurysm and Tumors
  • Cerebral Ischemia
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebral Vascular Malformation
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Dural AV Fistula
  • Cerebrovascular Malformation
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Congenital Spinal Malformation
  • Craniotomy
  • Dural Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Gamma Knife
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Microsurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Aneurysm Repair
  • Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Neurosurgery
  • Moya Moya Syndrome
  • Neurovascular Disease
  • Radiosurgery
  • Shunts
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Transient Cerebral Ischemia
  • Vascular Malformation

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

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