E. Sander Connolly, MD

E. Sander Connolly, MD

E. Sander Connolly, MD
Specialties: Neurological Surgery
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710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
US

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About E. Sander Connolly, MD

Dr. Connolly serves as the Surgical Director of the Neuro-Intensive Care Unit, 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 vasculop...
Dr. Connolly serves as the Surgical Director of the Neuro-Intensive Care Unit, 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 Learn more here: They Walk in the Shoes of Giants and Even Sit in Their Chairs

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 & 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 (Endoscopic) Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Aneurysm Repair
  • Moyamoya 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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