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Guy M. McKhann II, MD

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Dr. McKhann graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude from Duke University, with Research Honors for his investigations into brain tumor immunobiology. He attended Yale School of Medicine where he was AOA, Cum Laude, a Farr Scholar, and one of five recipients of the medical school’s highest thesis award. Dr. McKhann trained in Neurological Surgery at the University of Washington, as well as Atkinson Morley’s Hospital in Wimbledon, England.

Dr. McKhann combines clinical skill and compassionate care to maximize patient outcomes. He treats patients with a variety of brain conditions including Brain Tumors, Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Adult Hydrocephalus, Chiari Malformations, Cavernous Malformations, Trigeminal Neuralgia, and Neurotrauma. His areas of particular technical expertise include microneurosurgery, computer guided stereotactic neuronavigation, intraoperative awake brain mapping, neuroendoscopy, minimally invasive brain surgery, gamma knife radiosurgery, deep brain stimulation, and cerebrospinal fluid shunting.

NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital
Primary Specialty
Neurological Surgery (Board Certified)
Education And Training
Yale University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Washington Medical Center
Fellowship: University of Washington Medical Center
Clinical Expertise
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Benign Essential Tremor
Epilepsy Surgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Skull Base Tumors
Computer Assisted Surgery (CAS)
Cerebrospinal Fluid Conditions
Brain Tumor Surgery
Microvascular Neurosurgery
Head Trauma
Traumatic Brain Injury
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Functional Brain Mapping
Chiari Malformation
Acoustic Neuroma
Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery
Pineal Tumor
Deep Brain Stimulation
Seizure Disorder
Parkinson's Disease
Head Injury
Colloid Cyst of Third Ventricle
Cavernous Malformation
Brain Tumor
Adult Trauma
Movement Disorder
Orbital Tumor
Skull Base Surgery
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Aetna [HMO, Medicare, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]
CIGNA [Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, EPO, HMO, POS, PPO]
Medicare [Medicare]
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty]
UnitedHealthcare [HMO, POS, PPO]


This provider accepts new patients
Appointment Phone Number:
(212) 305-0052
Primary Office
Neurological Institute of New York
710 West 168th Street
Suite 413
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-0052
Fax: (212) 305-3629
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
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