eNewsletters: Sign-up Now


Contact the referral call center:


Phone: 1-877-NYP-WELL

Call Me Back Now

Live Chat

Make an appointment now


Phone: An operator will pick-up your call 24 hours a day, seven days a week. This is a toll free call from anywhere in the continental United States

Live Chat: hours are 8AM -8PM (M-F) EST.

Philip E. Stieg, MD, PhD

  • Search
  • Bookmark
  • Print

Physician Detail

Biography

Philip Stieg, PhD, MD is the Professor and Chairman of the Department of Neurological Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College and Neurosurgeon-in-Chief at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his B.S. degree in 1974 from the University of Wisconsin at Madison, his Ph.D. in Anatomy and Neuroscience from Albany Medical College of Union University in 1980, and his M.D. from the Medical College of Wisconsin in 1983. He completed his internship and residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and a fellowship in cell transplantation for restorative neurological function at Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden.

Dr. Stieg has developed an international reputation in the area of cerebrovascular disorders and skull base surgery. He has been active in many international courses and been broadly published. He has contributed to groups such as the Joint Sections of Cerebrovascular Surgery of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons and Congress of Neurological Surgeons (AANS/CNS) where he now assists in the capacity of past chairman. In addition, he is the past President of the Society of University Neurosurgeons. A recipient of multiple awards and honors, including citations in "Who in Health and MedicalServices" and "The Best Doctors in America".

Before joining the Cornell Physician Organization, Dr. Stieg was the Associate Chief in Neurosurgery at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School.

Affiliation
NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
Primary Specialty
Neurological Surgery (Board Certified)
Board Certification
Pediatric Surgery
Education And Training
Medical College of Wisconsin
Internship: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Residency: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Fellowship: Karolinska Institute
Areas of Expertise
Pediatric Surgery
Carotid Endarterectomy
Chordoma Tumor
Brain Stem Glioma
Arnold Chiari Malformation
Brain Tumors
Vascular Malformations
Movement Disorders
Cavernous Malformations
Cerebral Aneurysms
Moya Moya Syndrome
Acoustic Neuromas
Pediatric Neuro-Oncology
Cerebral Aneurysm & Tumors
Aneurysms
AVMs
Hemangioma
Glioblastoma Multiforme
Skull Base Surgery
Stroke
Vascular Neurosurgery
Cerebrovascular Disease
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Aneurysm Surgery
Carotid Artery Disease
Microvascular Neurosurgery
Meningioma
Astrocytoma
Aneurysm
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Hemifacial Spasm
Trigeminal Neuralgia Surgery
Microvascular Surgery
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Affinity [Weill Cornell POS]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [EPO, HMO, PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield NYP [EPO, PPO]
HIP - Health Insurance Plan of New York [HMO, MCD, MCR, POS, PPO]
Massachusetts General Hospital Scnool of Nursing [HMO, MCD]
Medicare [MCR]
Rockefeller University - CoreSource [PPO]
Gender
Male

OFFICE INFORMATION

This provider accepts new patients
Primary Office
525 East 68th Street
Starr Building 651
New York, NY 10065
Phone: (212) 746-4684
Fax: (212) 746-6607
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Top of page