The Sackler Brain and Spine Institute at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center combines a state-of-the-art facility, the most advanced technologies available, and leading physicians and scientists who are dedicated to treating patients with neurological disorders and to advancing care through research and innovation.

The Institute joins together NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center's neurological and neurosurgical clinical services with neuroscience research - all to ensure that patients receive the most comprehensive, integrated and cutting edge care.

Excellence in Care

We are leaders in treating the most complex neurological disorders, learn more about our Clinical Services:

A message from the Institute co-directors: Matthew E. Fink, M.D. and Philip E. Stieg, M.D.

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