Guy M. McKhann, MD
Guy M. McKhann, MD
One of America's Top Doctors - Castle Connolly Top Doctors
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors

Guy M. McKhann, MD

Neurological Surgery
One of America's Top Doctors - Castle Connolly Top Doctors
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors
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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  • Affinity Health Plan
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About Guy M. McKhann, MD

Dr. McKhann graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude from Duke University, with Research Honors for his investigations into brain tumor immunobiology. He attended Yale School of Medicine where he was AOA, Cum Laude, a Farr Scholar, and one of five recipients of the medical school's highest thesis award. Dr. McKhann trained in Neurological Surgery at the University of Washington, as well as Atkinson Morley's Hospital in Wimbledon, England.

Dr. McKhann combines clinical skill and compassionate care to maximize patient outcomes. He treats patients with a variety of brain conditions including Brain Tumors, Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Adult Hydrocephalus, Chiari Malformations, Cavernous Malformations, Trigeminal Neuralgia, and Neurotrauma. His areas of particular technical expertise include microneurosurgery, computer guided stereotactic neuronavigation, intraoperative awake brain mapping, neuroendoscopy, minimally invasive brain surgery, gamma knife radiosurgery, deep brain stimulation, and cerebrospinal fluid shunting.

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery
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  • Anaplastic Astrocytoma

  • Astrocytoma

  • Brain Cancer

  • Brain Tumor

  • Brain Tumor Surgery

  • Computer Assisted Surgery (CAS)

  • Concussion

  • Craniotomy

  • Epilepsy

  • Epilepsy Surgery

  • Epilepsy/Seizure Disorders

  • Epileptic Seizures

  • Functional Brain Mapping

  • Gamma Knife

  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery

  • Glioblastoma

  • Glioblastoma Multiforme

  • Gliomas

  • Head Injury

  • Hydrocephalus

  • Meningioma

  • Microsurgery

  • Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery

  • Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery

  • Minimally Invasive Procedures

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery

  • Minimally Invasive Techniques

  • Movement Disorders

  • Neurobehavioral Disorders

  • Neurosurgery

  • Pediatric Epilepsy

  • Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery

  • Pediatric Seizure Surgery

  • Pediatric Seizures

  • Radiosurgery

  • Robotic Surgery

  • Second Opinion

  • Seizure Disorder

  • Seizures

  • Stereotactic Neurosurgery

  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery

  • Third Ventriculostomy

  • Tumor Resection

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  • Fellowship: University of Washington Medical Center

  • Residency: University of Washington Medical Center

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Titles & Positions

  • Professor of Neurological Surgery at CUMC

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Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester


  • Residency: University of Washington Medical Center
  • Fellowship: University of Washington Medical Center

Titles & Positions

  • Professor of Neurological Surgery at CUMC

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery