A *star alongside a doctors listing means they have been recommended by 
either their peers, many patients, or are known to have expertise in the field of Chiari Malformations. 

ALABAMA

Dr. W. Jerry Oakes
Pediatric neurosurgery
University of Alabama
Children's Hospital
Birmingham 35233
(ph) 205.939.9653

 ARIZONA

Dr. Paul LaPrade
6036 North 19th Avenue #504
Phoenix, AZ 85015
(ph) 602.242.0299
 

Dr. Carrie Walters
345 E. Virginia
Phoenix, Arizona
(ph) 602.254.3151
(ph) 602.481.0849

Dr. Barry Kriegsfeld 
345 E. Virginia
Phoenix, AZ 85004 
602-254-3151.
 

ARKANSAS

Dr. Richard Boop
Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Arkansas Children's Hospital
800 Marshall
Little Rock, Arkansas 72202
501-320-1100 (Main Number)

 

CALIFORNIA

*  Dr. Ulrich Batzdorf
Neurosurgeon
Box 956901
Los Angeles 90095-6901
(ph) 310.825.5079
 

Dr. Boggan
Neurosurgeon
University of California, Davis Hospital
Ambulatory Care Center
4860 Y Street
Sacramento, Ca
(ph)
1-866-550-5026

Dr. Harvey Edmonds
6113 N. Fresno St.
Ste. 101
Fresno, Ca. 93710
(209) 431-8500

Dr. J. Patrick Johnson
Neurosurgeon
 444 S. Vicente Boulevard #800
Los Angeles CA 90048
310-423-9900
   

Dr. Jorge A. Lazareff
Assistant Professor, Neurological Surgery
HEAD, Pediatric Neurosurgery
UCLA Medical Center
Box 957039
10833 Le Conte Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90095
(310) 206-6677
(310) 794-2147 fax

e-mail: Lazareff@Surgery.Medsch.UCLA.edu

 

Dr. Haig Minassian
8135 So. Painter Ave. Ste. 300
Whittier, Ca. 90602
(ph) 562.698.0679
 
 

Dr. Louis R. Nelson
CNS Center
Neurosurgery
Medical Group
1524 McHenry Avenue,
Suite 515 Modesto
(ph) 209.527.1651
(fax) 209.527.0828
   

Dr. Joseph E. Welsh
525 South Drive, suite 207
Mountain View, 
  CA 94040
(ph) 650.969.5227
 

Dr Daniel Won
Neurosurgeon
Kaiser Permanente
411 N. Lakeview Ave
Anaheim Calif 92807
 

Colorado

Dr. Michael Handler
Ste. 605 Tammen Hall Children's Hospital
1010 East 19th Avenue
Denver, CO 80218
(ph) 303.861.6015

*  Dr. John Oro
1444 S. Potomac St. Suite 170
Aurora, CO 80012
Phone 303-481-0035  
Fax 303-752-5240

 

CONNECTICUT

 

FLORIDA  

*  Dr. Barth Green
University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
1501 NW 9th Ave
Miami FL  33136
(305) 585-5100 or (800) 996-3783
Dr. Green's Webpage:
http://www.med.miami.edu/neurosurgery/clinical_spine.htm
Online Consultation Page:
http://www.med.miami.edu/neurosurgery/consult_spine.htm

 

Dr. Randell Powell
Neurosurgeon
836 Prudential Drive
Jacksonville 32207
(ph) 904.398.2756 or 1.800.329.0040

Dr. Eric Trumble
Neurosurgeon
22 Lake Beauty Drive, Suite 204
Orlando, Florida 32806
Phone: (407)236-0006
Fax:   (407)236-0007
Website: http://www.neurosurgeons4kids.com
 

Dr. Donald Behrmann
Orlando Neurosurgical Group
1801 Cook Ave., Orlando, FL 32806
Phone: 407-425-7470
Fax: 407-425-5219
Website: http://www.onanet.com/welcome.html 

GEORGIA


Dr. Rodger Hudgins
5455 Meridian Mark Rd NE

Atlanta, GA 30342
(ph) 404.255.6509
website

Dr. Mark Lee
Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Medical College of Georgia
Childrens Medical Center
1446 Harper St.
Augusta, GA 30912-4010
Telephone: (706) 721-5568
Fax: (706) 721-5551

ILLINOIS

Dr. H. N. Boury
327 Gundersen Drive #C
Carol Strean, IL. 60188
(ph) 630.653.2599
 

Dr. George R. Cybulski
Wesley Pavilion Ste 930
250 E. Superior Street
Chicago 60611
(ph) 312.908.2731
 

Dr. Fred Geisler
Dr. Gail Rosseau
Richard G. Fessler, M.D.
Dr. Allen Sheppard
Chicago Institute of Neurosurgery and Neuroresearch
2515 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60614
(ph) 773.388.7600
 

 Dr. John Ruge
Center of Brain and Spine Surgery
Lutheran General Hospital, Parkside Center
1875 Dempster Street, Suite 605
Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

Dr. Jonathan Citow
North Suburban Neurosurgery
9700 Kenton Ave.,Suite K401
Skokie, Illinois 60076
847-674-9394

 
www.neurologicalsurg.com

Dr. Eugene Averbuch
1575 Barrington Road, Suite 520 
Hoffman Estates, IL  
Office phone  847-755-3278 
Voicemail     847-886-0422 

Dr Dennis O'Brien
Neurologist
800 Austin West Tower
St. Francis Hospital
Suite 404W
Evanston, IL  60202
847-509-0270 (for appts)
847-251-1800

*  Dr. David Frim
University of Chicago Children's Hospital
Pediatric Neurosurgery, MC 4066
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
Office Phone: (773) 702-2475
Office Fax: (773) 702-5234

INDIANA

Dr. M. Pritz
Indiana University
Indianapolis
 

IOWA    
 

Dr. Leonel Herrera
Neurologist
MidWest Neurology & Associates
P.O. Box 1017
Sioux City 51102
(ph) 712.258.1890
 

Dr. Mary Louise Hlavin
Neurosurgeon
1351 West Central Park
Suite 2100
Davenport,
Iowa 52804
(ph) 319.383.2763
    

*  Dr. Arnold Menezes
Neurosurgeon
University of Iowa
Hospitals and Clinics
Iowa City 52242
(ph) 319.356.1616

Kentucky

Dr. Eric Alan Weisman
1215 Main Street
Hartford, Kentucky
(ph) 800.9.NEURO.9

DR George Raque
Neurosurgical Institute of Kentucky
210 E Gray Street, Suite 1105,
Louisville KY 40202 (502) 583-1697


 

Louisiana

Dr. J. A. Bermudez
102 Thomas Road
West Monroe, LA
318-323-9433

 

Dr. Anil Nanda
LSU Medical Center
Shreveport, Louisiana  71130-3932

Dr. John W. Walsh
Professor & Chief, Section of Pediatric Neurosurgery,
Tulane University Hospital and Clinic
1415 Tulane Avenue
New Orleans, Louisiana 70112
phone: 1-800-588-5800
 

Maine

Maryland

* Dr. Ben Carson
Neurosurgeon
John Hopkins
Baltimore
 

Dr. Reginald Davis
Head Nsg for Greater Baltimore
Medical Center in Baltimore
   

*  Dr. Jon Weingart
Neurosurgeon
John Hopkins Hospital
601 North Caroline St.
Baltimore
(ph) 410.614.3052

 

MASSACHUSETTS  

Dr. Carl Heilman
New England
Medical Center
750 Washington Ave
Boston 02111 617-636-5858

Dr. R. Michael Scott
Director of Pediatric Neurosurgery
300 Longwood Ave.
Boston 02115
 

MICHIGAN

Dr. Steven Swanson
Neurosurgeon
Michigan Brain & Spine Institute
Reichert Health Bldg
Ste. 3011 Elliott Drive
Ypsilanti 48197
(ph) 313.434.4110
 

MINNESOTA

Dr. John L.D. Atkinson
neurological surgery
Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW Rochester 55905
(ph) 507.284.2511
(ph) 507.284.2376
(fax) 507.284.5206
 
 

Dr. Steven Haines
University of Minnesota Hospitals
MMC 96
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Dr. James D. Callahan
Neurosurgeon
St. Mary's-Duluth
Clinic Health System
400 East Third Street,
Duluth, MN 55805
(ph)218.725.3600
(ph)800.643.5903
(fax)218.720.6032
 

Dr. Mary E. Dunn
Neurosurgeon
234 Doctor's Prof. Building
St. Paul 55102
(ph) 651-241-6550

Dr. Cornelius Lam 
Neurosurgeon
University of Minnesota
Box 96 Mayo
Delaware St. SE
Minneapolis  55455
Nurse - Therese Doyle
Dept. of Neurosurgery
(ph) 612.624.0119

Dr. Brian G. Weinshenker
Neurologist
Mayo Clinic
200 First Street SW
Rochester 55905
(ph) 507.284.2511
 

MISSOURI

Dr. Parley Madsen, III,
Neurosurgeon
Microsurgery and Brain Research Institute
6725 Chippewa Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63109
314-644-7111
Fax 314-644-3113
 

Dr. David G. Yingling, M.D.
Cape Neurosurgical Associates P.C.
3129 Blattner Drive
Cape Girardeau, MO  63701
573-339-0900

Montana

 

NEBRASKA


NEW JERSEY

Dr. Neil Feldstein
85 Rariton Avenue
Highland Park 08904
(ph) 908.846.4230
* Practices at: Columbia Presbyterian Hospital
New York City
 

Dr. Susan Hemley
Cooper Hospital,Department of Neurosurgery
3 Cooper Plaza
Suite # 411
Camden,New Jersey 08103 
1-856-342-2701

Dr. Thomas Steineke
Neurosurgeon
Speciality Pediatrics
New Jersey Neuroscience Institute
JFK Medical Center
65 James Street
Edison, NJ
(ph) 1-732-321-7010

Dr. Edward VonDerSchmidt
419 North Harrison Street,
Suite 204
Princeton 08540
(ph) 609.924.3614
* Practices at: Robert Wood Johnson,
Princeton Medical Center

Michael G. Nosko, M.D., Ph.D, FRCS(C), FACS  
Assoc Professor and Chief
125 Paterson Street, New Brunswick, NJ  08901-0019
 Email- nosko@umdnj.edu
 Phone 732-235-7756        Fax 732-235-7095
 Practices @ Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
 

NEW YORK

Dr. Guy M. McKhann
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
710 West 168 Street
New York, New York 10032
(212) 305-0052
gm317@columbia.edu

Dr. Neil A. Feldstein
Pediatric Neurosurgeon
Columbia-Presbyterian
Medical Center
New York City

*****THE CHIARI INSTITUTE*****

*Dr. Paolo Bolognese
865 Northern Boulevard
Great Neck, NY 11021
Phone: (516) 570-4400

Dr. Vallo Benjamin
NYU Medical Center
530 First Avenue, Neurosurgery, 
New York, NY, 10016
(212) 263-5013

Dr. Deborah Friedman
Neuro-opthalmologist
475 Irving Avenue
Syracuse
(ph) 315.464.3937
  

Dr. Charles Hodge
University Hospital, 
Syracuse, NY 13204

Scialabba, Fred P MD 
North Country Neurosurgical
(518) 793-8160
454 Glen St # 2
Glens Falls, NY 12801 

Dr. Nancy Havernick
Pediatric Neurologist
5850 Heritage Landing Dr.
East Syracuse
(ph) 315.446.2985
 

Dr. Jeffrey Wisoff
Neurosurgeon
New York University Medical Center
New York City
 

NORTH CAROLINA

Dr. James Adelman
Neurologist
510 N. Elam Ave.
Greensboro 27403
(ph)336.547.8000
   

Dr. Herbert Fuchs
Neurosurgeon
Duke University
Raleigh
   

Dr. Robin Koeleveld
Wake Medical Center
Raleigh, NC
   

Dr. Randy Kritzer
Neurosurgeon
806 Green Valley Road,
Suite 310
Greensboro 27408
(ph) 336.378.1040
 

Dr. Stephen B. Tatter
Neurosurgeon
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
WINSTON SALEM, NC 27101
 336-716-4047
 

OHIO

Dr. Alan R. Cohen
Pediatric Neurosurgeon
Childrens Hospital
11100 Euclid Ave.
Cleveland 44106
(ph) 216-844-5741
(fax)216-844-3014

Dr. Roseanna Lechner  
Metro Health Medical Center
216-778-4386
Metro Health Outpatient Surgery Center 
Cleveland, Ohio
216-251-6990
 

Dr. Kerry Crone
3333 Burnet Avenue
Cincinnatti Ohio 45229-3039
www.cincinnatichildrens.org
513-636-4726
513-636-2820 fax

Dr. Karin Bierbrauer
Pediatric Neurosurgeon
Neurosurgery Division 
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center,
513-636-4726 or 1-800-344-2462, ext. 4726.

Dr. Mark A. Hnilica                                                                                                                                Central Ohio Neurological Surgeons                                                                                                             955 Eastwind Drive                                                                                                                                      Westerville  OH  43081                                                                                                                                     office  614-268-5655                                                                                                                                       fax  614-268-6951
 

Dr. Raymond Poelstra
Neurosurgeon
3533 Southern Blvd., #535
Kettering (Dayton)
(ph) 937.643.9299
 

* Dr. John Tew Jr.
Mayfield Clinic and Spine Institute
University of Cincinnati
Medical Arts Building Ste 3100
Cincinnati, OH 45219
(ph)800.325.7787 or 513.475.8641 (ask for Sharon Reiss)
 

Dr. William Tobler
Mayfield Clinic and Institute
Neurosurgeon
Christ Hospital Medical Arts Building
2123 Auburn Ave.
Cincinnati, OH
513.569.5223
 

Dr. William R. Zerich
3555 Olentangy River Rd. Suite 3060
Columbus,  Ohio  43214 
614-268-0105

OKLAHOMA   

Dr. Timothy B. Mapstone
Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery
Department of Neurosurgery
1000 N. Lincoln Boulevard, Suite 400
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104
 
Phone: (405) 271-4912

Dr. Stan Pelofsky
Neurosurgeon
Oklahoma Neurological Institute
Oklahoma City

OREGON

Dr. Kim J. Burchiel
OHSU
Department of Neurosurgery
Portland, Oregon
 

Dr. Johnny Delashaw
Neurosurgeon
OHSU

3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, L472
Portland, Oregon  97201-3098
503-494-7737

Dr. KashaVan Pett
The Spine Clinic
655 East 11th  Suite 4
Eugene, OR 97401
541-434-6328

PENNSYLVANIA

Dr Leland Albright
Chief of Neurosurgery
Childrens Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Childrens Place
Pittsburgh
(ph) 412.692.5090
    

Dr. Leanard Bruno
727 Welsh Rd Suite 108
Huntingdon VY, PA 19006
Office Phone:
215-843-8908

Dr. Shripathi P. Holla
Neurosurgeon
Bank Towers Building 
Scranton PA 18510
(ph) 717.348.1711
  

*  Dr Ghassan K Bejjani
Greater Pittsburgh Neurosurgical Associates-UPMC
Aiken Professional building, Suite 311
532 South Aiken Avenue
Pittsburgh PA, 15232
Phone: 412-623-6910
Fax: 412-623-6911

http://www.neurosurgery-web.com/

Dr. Joseph Maroon
UPMC Presbyterian, 5C
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA  15213
412-647-3604
1-888-234-4375

 

SOUTH CAROLINA

Dr. Curtis Worthington
125 Doughty St 
STE 570

Charleston, SC 29403
(843) 723-8967

SOUTH DAKOTA

Dr. Quentin Durward
575 Sioux Point RD
Dakota Dunes, SD 57049
(605) 217-2667

Dr. Ralph Reeder
575 Sioux Point RD
Dakota Dunes, SD 57049
(605) 217-2667

TENNESSEE

Dr. Lewis Harris
2100 Clinch Ave
Knoxville TN
(865) 524-1869

Karl Hampf, MD
2410 Patterson St Ste 500,
Nashville, TN 37203 
615-327-9543

 

 

TEXAS

Dr. Geraldo Bueso
Endocrinology & Internal Medicine
1213 Herman Dr, Ste. 330 Houston 77004
(ph) 713.520.8385
 

Dr. Mark D'Alise
Neurosurgical Ass. Of Lubbock
3506,21st Street Suite 4
Lubbock Tx
Phone # 1-800-687-5437.....OR
1-806-792-7246

  

Dr. Sam Finn
Neurosurgeon
Baylor Hospital Dallas
(ph) 214.823.2161

David W. Barnett, M.D.
 Baylor University Medical Center
 3600 Gaston Ave.
 #907 Barnett Tower
 Dallas, Texas 75246
 Office Phone #  214-823-2052
 Fax #      214-823-3797
   

Dr. Richard ("Rick") E. George

Pediatric and Adult Neurosurgeon
  3506 21st. Street, Suite 402
  Lubbock, Texas 79410
  (806) 792-7246
  

Dr. Rob Parrish

6560 Fannin Street, Ste 1506
Houston, Texas 77030
(ph)
713-790-3333

Dr. Ayaz H. Malik
Neurosurgeon
3900 W. 15th Street,
Ste 105
Plano 75075
(ph) 972.867.2550
 

Dr. Rosa Tang
Neuro-opthamology
1315 Calhoun, Ste. 1205
Houston 77002
(ph) 713.942.2182
(fax) 713.942.0265
 

Dr. Richard Jackson
 Dallas Neurosurgical Associates
 Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas
 Professional Building III
 8230 Walnut Hill Lane
 Dallas, TX 75231
 (214) 750-3646

 www.dallasneurosurgical.com

UTAH

Dr. Ronald Apfelbaum

University of Utah Medical Center
50 North Medical Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
(ph) 801.581.6908

 

Dr. Douglas Brockmeyer
Neurosurgeon
Primary Children's
Medical Center
Salt Lake City, UT
(ph) 801.588.3400
 

VIRGINIA

Dr. John Harbison
Division of Neuro-opthamology
Medical College of Virginia
Richmond Eye and Ear

Dr. Joe Ordonez
Neurosurgical Associates
400 Gresham Drive, Suite 200
Norfolk, VA  23507
757-622-5325

Dr. Harold Young
MCV Hospital
Richmond, Va.
(ph)1.804.828.9165
 

WASHINGTON

*  Dr. Richard G. Ellenbogen
Neurological Surgery
Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center
4800 Snad Point Way N.E.
P.O. Box 5371
Seattle 98105-0371
(ph) 206.526.2544

Dr. Robert Rostomily
University of Washington Medical Center
Department of Neurological Surgery
1959 NE Pacific, Box 356470
Seattle, Washington 98195 

WEST VIRGINIA   

Dr. Kaufmann
Ruby Memorial Hospital
Morgantown, WV

  

Dr. Christopher Marquart
Wheeling Medical Park,
Wheeling, W.Va.
(ph) 304.242.1883
   

Dr. David Weinsweig
2860 3rd Ave Ste. 10
Huntington, W.Va.
(ph) 304.525.6825
 

WISCONSIN

*  Dan S Heffez MD FRCS
Milwaukee Neurological Institute
2350 W. Villard Ave.,
Milwaukee, WI, 53209
(414) 438 6500
fax (414) 4386707
danheffez@mni-wi.org

* Dr. Bermans J. Iskandar
UW Hospital and Clinics - Neurosurgery
600 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53792
(ph) 608-263-7502

U.S. MILITARY

Dr. James Ecklund
Chief of Neurosurgery 

Dr. Bill Monacci
Assistant Chief of Neurosurgery.
(ph) 202.782.9804
recommended by Dr. R. Ellenbogen

 

 A *star alongside a doctors listing means they have been recommended by 
either their peers, many patients, or are known to have expertise in the field of Chiari Malformations.