• What's new In Pediatric Neurosurgery - Sept. 10, 5:30pm to 8pm

    Learn about the latest research and treatments for hydrocephalus, brain tumors and previously untreatable brain aneurysms in children                                               

  • David Chesler, MD, PhD, a board-eligible pediatric neurosurgeon, will emphasize less invasive techniques for the removal of brain tumors, the correction of craniosynostosis, and the surgical treatment of epilepsy in both children and adults. His appointment in the Department of Neurosurgery will begin in August.

  • Karen L. Medin, DO joins Comprehensive Epilepsy Center. A board-certified neurologist, Dr. Medin has joined our team of epileptology experts. Dr. Medin brings expertise in epilepsy, seizures, electroencephalography, evoked potentials, intraoperative monitoring and general neurology. She is currently accepting new patients.

  • Andrew Goldfine, MD, a board-certified neurorehabilitation neurologist will bring clinical research and expertise to Stony Brook in recovery of function after stroke and brain injury, disorders of consciousness, cognitive and behavioral disorders from brain injury, and general neurology. He will be joining the Neurology department in July.

  • Stony Brook ALS Center Recognized For Meeting Highest National Standards Of Care
    The Christopher Pendergast ALS Center of Excellence receives national recertification; Ride for Life generates more than $150,000 for research at the Center.

Welcome to the Neurosciences Institute

Our institute is a leader in researching and treating neurological and psychiatric disorders for pediatric and adult patients. Our multidisciplinary staff provides disease-specific, patient-focused centers which deliver services of the highest quality to create a satisfying patient and family experience, while preparing the next generation of health professionals and scientists.

Neurosciences Specialty Centers

Welcome


Please click on one of the specialty centers on the left to learn more about the services we offer.

Cerebrovascular & Stroke Center

Cerebrovascular & Stroke Center

A nationally recognized Center with state-of-the-art bi-plane angiography providing expert care for cerebrovascular diseases. Learn more »

The Cody Center for Autism & Developmental Disabilities

The Cody Center for Autism & Developmental Disabilities

Founded to improve the quality of life for people with autism and their families. Learn more »

Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

Our multidisciplinary approach provides a more comprehensive treatment plan for people with epilepsy. Learn more »

Comprehensive Spine Center

Comprehensive Spine Center

A regional leader in experience and case volume providing both surgical and non-surgical spine treatments. Learn more »

Multiple Sclerosis - Adult Care Center

Multiple Sclerosis — Adult Care Center

We provide best-in-class care while decreasing symptoms, increasing mobility and improving quality of life. Learn more »

Multiple Sclerosis - Pediatric Care Center

Multiple Sclerosis — Pediatric Care Center

Stony Brook is a recognized center of excellence by the National MS Society and one of only six specialized pediatric MS centers in the nation. Learn more »

Neuromuscular Disease & ALS Center

Neuromuscular Disease & ALS Center

We provide best-in-class care while decreasing symptoms, increasing mobility and improving quality of life. Learn more »

Neuro-Oncology Center

Neuro-Oncology Center

Advanced medical and surgical care in a supportive environment for the treatment of tumors of the brain and spine. Learn more »

Skull Base Surgery Center

Skull Base Surgery Center

Multidisciplinary surgical approach to treat tumors where the skull and neck meet - pituitary tumors and acoustic neuromas. Learn more »

Sleep Disorders Center

Sleep Disorders Center

Accredited by the Academy of Sleep Medicine, our nationally recognized physicians diagnose and treat patients of all ages. Learn more »

Core Neurosciences Services

Core Neurosciences Services

The Neuro-Services provide specialized support to the Centers and are led by experts in their fields. Learn more »

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Dr. Mary R. Andriola and Dr. Raphael P. Davis named
New York Magazine's Best Doctors 2011

Revolutionary New Treatment for Brain Aneurysms

Welcome

Our institute is a leader in researching and treating neurological disorders for pediatric and adult patients. We provide disease-specific, patient-focused centers that combine the multidisciplinary expertise of neurologists, neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists, orthopedic surgeons, and behavioral sciences to deliver the highest quality care and a satisfying patient and family experience.

Neurosciences Specialty Centers

Please click on one of the specialty centers on the left for more information on the services we offer.

Welcome

Cerebrovascular & Stroke Center

A nationally recognized Center with state-of-the-art bi-plane angiography providing expert care for cerebrovascular diseases. Learn more

Cerebrovascular & Stroke Center

The Cody Center for Autism &
Developmental Disabilities

Founded to improve the quality of life for people with autism and their families. Learn more

The Cody Center for Autism & Developmental Disabilities

Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

Our multidisciplinary approach provides a more comprehensive treatment plan for people with epilepsy. Learn more

Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

Comprehensive Spine Center

A regional leader in experience and case volume providing both surgical and non-surgical spine treatments. Learn more

Comprehensive Spine Center

Multiple Sclerosis -- Adult Care Center

We provide best-in-class care while decreasing symptoms, increasing mobility and improving quality of life. Learn more

Multiple Sclerosis - Adult Care Center

Multiple Sclerosis -- Pediatric Care Center

Stony Brook is a recognized center of excellence by the National MS Society and one of only six specialized pediatric MS centers in the nation. Learn more

Multiple Sclerosis - Pediatric Care Center

Neuromuscular Disease & ALS Center

We provide best-in-class care while decreasing symptoms, increasing mobility and improving quality of life. Learn more

Neuromuscular Disease & ALS Center

Neuro-Oncology Center

Advanced medical and surgical care in a supportive environment for the treatment of tumors of the brain and spine. Learn more

Neuro-Oncology Center

Skull Base Surgery Center

Multidisciplinary surgical approach to treat tumors where the skull and neck meet - pituitary tumors and acoustic neuromas. Learn more

Skull Base Surgery Center

Sleep Disorders Center

Accredited by the Academy of Sleep Medicine, our nationally recognized physicians diagnose and treat patients of all ages. Learn more

Sleep Disorders Center

Core Neurosciences Services

The Neuro-Services provide specialized support to the Centers and are led by experts in their fields. Learn more

Core Neurosciences Services