When you sit down with Dr. Grady—whether you’re a patient, a colleague or a friend—one thing is obvious right away: you have his full attention. From performing life-saving brain surgery to hiking in Chile to training the next generation of neurosurgery’s best, Dr. Grady takes on each adventure with knowledge, passion, confidence, and a little bit of risk.
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Omar A. Choudhri, MD, is an assistant professor of neurosurgery and radiology, co-director of the cerebrovascular & endovascular neurosurgery, and director of the Penn Center for Cerebral Revascularization at Penn Medicine and sees patients at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP).
Physicians from neurology and neurosurgery routinely work together and consult each other on challenging patient cases especially when there is a decision about surgery.
What is a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and when should you seek help? Here, Dr. Diaz-Arrastia, Dr. Sandsmark, and Megan Moyer, CRNP, MSN, explain everything you need to know about TBI including treatment options available here at Penn.
Dr. Ammar Kheder an Assistant Professor of Neurology at Penn Medicine and Director of the Stereoencephalography Program at Penn. Dr. Kheder's clinical expertise include epilepsy surgery, multimodal investigations in epilepsy patients, intracranial EEG monitoring, brain mapping, brain connectivity, and seizure semiology.
Dr. Pathmanathan is assistant professor of Neurology, Director of Electroencephalography and Penn Epilepsy Fellowship Director at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He specializes in the treatment of seizures and epilepsy, focusing on electrophysiology (EP) testing and epilepsy clinical trials.
Zarina S. Ali, MD, is an assistant professor of neurosurgeon at Penn Medicine and sees patients at Pennsylvania Hospital. Dr. Ali treats all nervous system conditions, including spinal, cranial and extremity nerve disease.
On February 23, 2015, the Penn Neuroscience Center officially opened, with the mission of providing a new level of specialty care for those suffering from or at risk for complex neurological disorders.
Congratulations to the 478 Penn physicians listed below who were included in Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs™ 2018.
Penn Medicine is one of the world’s leading academic medical centers.
A clinical trial is a research study involving patient volunteers that are conducted to find safe and effective treatments for a variety of health conditions.