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Gandhi, Chirag, MD, FACS, FAANS 
Director, Neurovascular Surgery, Westchester Medical Center, and Professor and Vice-Chairman of Neurosurgery, New York Medical College

Gandhi, Chirag

About

Language(s): English, Gujarati, Hindi
Department: Neurosurgery
Board Certification:
American Board of Neurological Surgeons
National Board of Medical Examiners

Dr. Chirag Gandhi is the Director of the Neurovascular Institute at Westchester Medical Center and Vice-Chairman of the Department of Neurosurgery. As one of the few dual-trained neurosurgeons in the country, he has an expertise in both cerebrovascular surgery as well as minimally-invasive endovascular neurosurgery.

The care that Dr. Gandhi provides is based on collaboration with other specialists as well as through joint decision-making with patients and families.

Dr. Gandhi is also a well-recognized leader in the field with over 150 research publications, books, and national appearances. He is an active member and leader in the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, AANS/CNS Cerebrovascular Section, as well the Society of Neurointerventional Surgery. His various honors include Alpha Omega Alpha as well as the BrainLab Outstanding Clinical Study Award. Dr. Gandhi is the Program Director of the Neurosurgery Residency as well as the Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology Fellowship.

Research Interest:

  • Cerebral Aneurysms and Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Revascularization Treatments
  • Outcomes in Neurovascular Surgery

Professional Societies:

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • AANS/CNS Cerebrovascular Section
  • Society of Neurointerventional Surgery
  • American Heart/Stroke Association
  • Neurosurgical Society of America

Clinical Trials:

  • Prenumbra PICS Trial
  • Prenumbra ACE Trial
  • Stryker WEAVE Trial
  • HUD Neuroform
  • HUD Enterprise
  • HUD Wingspan
  • HUD Onyx-500
  • HUD LVIS

Please CLICK HERE for publications.

Education

Medical School: Rutgers University- New Jersey Medical School, NJ
Internship: Mount Sinai Medical Center, Department of Surgery, NY
Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center, Department of Neurosurgery, NY
Fellowship:
Diagnostic Neuroradiology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Department of Radiology, NY
Neurointerventional Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Department of Radiology, NY

Specialties

Specialties: Neurological Surgery
Special Clinical Interest: Brain aneurysms and arteriovenous malformations, intracranial and carotid atherosclerosis and stenosis, stroke, epistaxis, and vascular tumors of the brain and spinal cord

Locations

19 Bradhurst Avenue, Suite 2900 S
Hawthorne, NY 10532
Phone: (914) 493-2363
Fax: (914) 493-2505