Theodore H. Schwartz

Cornell University, USA

Theodore H. Schwartz is a Professor of neurosurgery at Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian Hospital. He specializes in the treatment of brain tumors, pituitary tumors, and epilepsy using the latest techniques in image guidance, minimally invasive endoscopy, and brain mapping. Dr. Schwartz received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Harvard University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. After completing his residency and chief residency in neurosurgery at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, he then pursued advanced fellowship training at Yale-New Haven Medical Center. He works as the Director of a laboratory investigating novel brain imaging techniques which is funded by the NIH, where he also serves on several grant review committees. Dr. Schwartz has appeared on numerous television shows on ABC, NBC, and CBS as well as appeared on Larry King. His expertise has been sought through interviews, quoted and published, in the Wall Street Journal, The New York Post, The New York Daily News, Crain's New York Business, and he has given lectures throughout the country and world. His medical and scientific research has been published in numerous peer reviewed basic science and clinical journals. He has been named to lists of New York’s Superdoctors and Best Doctors and has also coauthored a book entitled Practical Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery 1.

Biography Updated on 24 June 2009

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