Director:Steven V. Pacia, MD
Director Emeritus: Jerome Block, MD
Director, Center for Stroke and Neuro-Endovascular Surgery:Rafael Alexander Ortiz, MD
The Hospital's neurology section provides the diagnosis and management of disorders of the nervous system such as Epilepsy, Parkinson's disease, Stroke, brain aneurysms, brain AVMs, Multiple Sclerosis, disorders of spine and spinal cord and the treatable causes of coordination problems and dementia in the aging patient. The division of Neurology has general neurologists and offers several specialty centers: Epilepsy Center, Center for Stroke and Neuro-Endovascular Surgery, Cerebrospinal Fluid Dynamics Center, as well as a range of Neurodiagnotic tests available.
A Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) Achievement Award demonstrates the hospital's commitment to quality and the ability to work as a team dedicated to providing appropriate, evidence based care for your patients.
Specifically, Lenox Hill Hospital has achieved Gold by sustaining 85% or higher adherence to specific evidence based guidelines, over a 24-month consecutive time period as measured in the Get With The Guidelines program. read more