Jared Knopman, M.D.

Jared Knopman, M.D. Specialties: Spine Surgery, Neurological Surgery, Interventional Neuroradiology

Jared Knopman, M.D.
Specialties: Spine Surgery, Neurological Surgery, Interventional Neuroradiology
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1305 York Avenue
New York, NY 10021

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  • Aetna - NYP
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield Healthplus
  • GHI
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • United Healthcare

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About Jared Knopman, M.D.

Jared Knopman, MD, is a board-certified neurosurgeon and interventional neuroradiologist who specializes in cerebrovascular disorders, including aneurysms, AVM's, brain tumors, and carotid occlusive disease. He has expertise in embolization of aneurysms and AVM's, carotid stenting/endarterectomy, and intra-arterial chemotherapy. He also performs spinal cord stimulation and microvascular decompression for chronic pain syndromes and trigeminal neuralgia. He is one of the few neurosurgeons in New York City with dual expertise in both open neurosurgical as well as minimally invasive interventional techniques for the treatment of neurologic disease, which affords him a unique perspective in determining the optimal treatment for each individual patient's needs using the most cutting-edge technologies. Dr. Knopman has been named to the SuperDoctors Rising Stars list, a distinction afforded the top 2.5% of physicians in his field. His expertise is widely sought and he serves as a consultant to other neurosurgeons, travelling the country to proctor them in advanced stenting techniques for complex aneurysms.


Dr. Knopman sees patients at 1305 York Avenue (@70th Street); New York, NY


Dr. Knopman received a B.S. and graduated Cum Laude and with Honors from Northwestern University. Dr. Knopman received an M.D. from Mount Sinai School of Medicine, where he was elected to the AOA honor society. Dr. Knopman did his surgical internship and neurosurgical residency at Weill Cornell Medical College/Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Hospital, where he also served as Chief Resident. Dr. Knopman did specialized fellowship training in endovascular neurosurgery/interventional neuroradiology at Weill Cornell Medical College. He has surgical and interventional expertise in treating a diverse array of diseases of the brain and spine.

Dr. Knopman has extensive research experience in the area of minimally invasive neurosurgery and has published both articles and book chapters pertaining to the treatment of degenerative spinal disease, brain tumors, and aneurysms utilizing the most innovative, least invasive approaches. He was one of the original contributors and authors of a novel trial of super-selective treatment of malignant brain tumors using targeted chemotherapy, as featured in The New York Times. He has lectured both nationally and internationally. Dr. Knopman was awarded the prestigious CNS/Micrus Endovascular Neurosurgery grant for his research in vascular disease.

For more information, visit weillcornellbrainandspine.org.


  • Aneurysm

  • Aneurysm Repair

  • AVM (Arteriovenous Malformation)

  • AVM (Arteriovenous Malformation) Brain

  • Brain Aneurysm Surgery

  • Brain AVM Repair

  • Carotid Artery Disease

  • Cerebral AVM

  • Cerebrovascular AVM

  • Coil Embolization of Cerebral Aneurysm

  • Embolization of Intracranial Aneurysm

  • Embolization of Intracranial AV Malformation

  • Intra-Arterial Chemotherapy

  • Intracranial Aneurysm

  • Intracranial Aneurysm Repair

  • Microvascular Decompression

  • Microvascular Decompression of Facial Nerve

  • Moya Moya Disease

  • Moya-Moya Disease

  • Moyamoya

  • Presurgical Tumor Embolization

  • Spinal Cord Nerve Stimulator Implantation

  • Spinal Disease

  • Subdural Hematoma

  • Surgery, Intracranial Aneurysm

  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

  • Trigeminal Neuralgia Surgery


  • Fellowship: Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Weill Cornell Medicine / Medical College
  • Internship: Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Internship: Weill Cornell Medicine / Medical College
  • Residency: Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Residency: Weill Cornell Medicine / Medical College

Languages Spoken

  • English