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Theodore H. Schwartz, MD, is David and Ursel Barnes Professor in Minimally Invasive Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College. He is an attending neurosurgeon at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York, where he specializes in the surgical treatment of brain tumors, pituitary tumors, and epilepsy using the latest techniques in computer-guided surgical navigation, minimally invasive endoscopy, and microsurgery.

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 The Neurological Institute of NewYork at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, Dr. Schwartz spent a year at Yale-New Haven Medical Center receiving advanced fellowship training.

Dr. Schwartz appears frequently in the media and is regularly named to lists of New York's Super Doctors, Best Doctors in New York, America's Top Surgeons, America's Best Doctors, and America's Best Doctors for Cancer. He is the co-author of two books on endoscopic skull base surgery and endoscopic pituitary surgery. 

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Recent article categories: Neurosurgery

Co-authors (22)
Vijay K. Anand

Vishaal Prabhu Resident Physician M.D.
Emergency Medicine

Vijay K. Anand

Melissa Yuan
Neurological Surgery

Eltion Behrami
Radiation Oncology

Susan Pannullo
Neurological Surgery

A. Gabriella Wernicke None
Radiation Oncology

Harminder Singh M.D. Assistant Professor
Neurological Surgery

Walid I. Essayed
Neurological Surgery

Sayantan Deb
Neurological Surgery

Caitlin Hoffman
Neurological Surgery

Sivashanmugam Dhandapani Assistant Professor
Neurological Surgery

Hazem M. Negm
Internal Medicine: Nephrology

Salomon Cohen
Neurological Surgery

Tong Yang

Fatema Bayad
Neurological Surgery

Madeleine R. Schaberg
Medical Education and Simulation

Dimigtri Sigounas

Gurston Nyquist

Gregory Bonci

Kunal Patel
Neurological Surgery

My Professional Societies

American Medical Association
Congress of Neurological Surgery
American Association of Neurological Surgery
American Epilepsy Society
American College of Surgeons
New York Society for Neurosurgery
American College of Surgeons
North American Skull Base Society
Neurosurgical Society of America
Institute for Biomedical Imaging Sciences
International Society for Pituitary Surgeons
American Academy of Neurological Surgery