Our Department Faculty

  • Surya M. Vishnubhakat, MD
    Chief of Division - Neuromuscular Disease, North Shore University Hospital; Vice Chairman, North Shore University Hospital
    Office Location:
    Cushing Neuroscience Institute
    611 Northern Boulevard
    Suite 150
    Great Neck,NY 11021
    Phone:(516) 325-7000
    (516) 325-7001
  • Richard Benjamin Libman, MD
    Vice Chair, Neurology; Director, Stroke and Vascular Neurology, Long Island Jewish Medical Center; Chief, Vascular Neurology, North Shore-LIJ Health System; Co-Director, Stroke Center, Cushing Neuroscience Institute;
    Professor of Neurology
    Office Location:
    NSUH-Dept of Neurology
    300 Community Drive
    9 Tower
    Manhasset,NY 11030
    Phone:(516) 562-2013
    (516) 562-2635
  • Rona F. Woldenberg, MD
    Associate Chief - Neuroradiology, North Shore University Hospital
    Associate Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
    Office Location:
    NSUH-Dept of Radiology
    300 Community Drive
    Manhasset,NY 11030
    Phone:(516) 562-4800
    (516) 562-4794
  • Karen M. Blitz-Shabbir, DO
    Director, Neurorehabilitation, Glen Cove Hospital; Director, Multiple Sclerosis Center;
    Facilitator, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine; Assistant Professor of Neurology
    Office Location:
    MS Care Center
    801 Merrick Avenue
    East Meadow,NY 11554
    Phone:(516) 393-8935
    (516) 393-8981
  • Li-Fen Chen, MD
    Board Certified Neurologist;
    Assistant Professor of Neurology
    Office Location:
    North Shore-LIJ Medical Group
    10 Medical Plaza
    Suite 208
    Glen Cove,NY 11542
    Phone:(516) 674-1647
    (516) 674-0250
  • Alexis Matthew Demopoulos, MD
    Director, Neuro-Oncology Brain Tumor Center;
    Assistant Professor, Neurology
    Office Location:
    The Brain Tumor Center
    Center for Advanced Medicine
    450 Lakeville Road
    Lake Success,NY 11042
    Phone:(516) 941-1260
    (516) 941-1272
  • Robert Alfonso Duarte, MD
    Director, Pain Center;
    Assistant Professor of Neurology
    Office Location:
    611 Northern Boulevard
    Suite 150
    Great Neck,NY 11021
    Phone:516-325-7070
    516-325-7001
  • David Eidelberg, MD
    Director, Center for Neurosciences; Director, Udall Center for Parkinson’s Disease; Research, Feinstein Institute for Medical Research; Founding Director, Movement Disorders Center and Susan and Leonard Feinstein
    Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience
    Office Location:
    611 Northern Blvd
    Suite 150
    Great Neck,NY 11021
    Phone:(516) 325-7050
    (516) 325-7001
  • Zianka Huzailyn Fallil, MD
    Attending Epileptologist;
    Assistant Professor of Neurology
    Office Location:
    Comprehensive Epilepsy Care Center
    611 Northern Boulevard
    Suite 150
    Great Neck,NY 11021
    Phone:(516) 325-7060
  • Andrew Seth Feigin, MD
    Director, Experimental Therapeutics Unit, Susan and Leonard Feinstein Center for Neurosciences
    Professor, Molecular Medicine and Neurology
    Office Location:
    611 Northern Blvd
    Suite 150
    Great Neck,NY 11021
    Phone:(516) 325-7050
    (516) 325-7001
  • Marc Lawrence Gordon, MD
    Chief, Neurology Zucker Hillside Hospital
    Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry
    Office Location:
    611 Northern Blvd
    Suite 150
    Great Neck,NY 11021
    Phone:(516) 325-7000
    (516) 325-7001
  • Cynthia Louise Harden, MD
    Chief, Division of Epilepsy and Electroencephalography; Director, Comprehensive Epilepsy Care Center;
    Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry
    Office Location:
    North Shore - LIJ Medical Group
    611 Northern Blvd
    Suite 150
    Great Neck,NY 11021
    Phone:(516) 325-7060
    (516) 325-7001
  • Sean Tchanho Hwang, MD
    Attending Neurologist, Epileptologist;
    Assistant Professor of Neurology, EEG/Epilepsy, Clinical Neurophysiology, Fellowship Site Director
    Office Location:
    Cushing Neuroscience Institute
    611 Northern Boulevard
    Suite 150
    Great Neck,NY 11021
    Phone:(516) 325-7060
    (516) 325-7001
  • Raj Kumar Narayan, MD
    Chairman, North Shore University Hospital; SVP of Neurosurgery; Chairman, Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
    Office Location:
    NSUH-Dept of Neurosurgery
    300 Community Drive
    9 Tower
    Manhasset,NY 11030
    Phone:(516) 562-3816
    (516) 562-3030
  • Jeffrey Matthew Katz, MD
    Co-Director, Stroke Center; Chief, Vascular Neurology Department of Neurology; Director, Stroke Center and Stroke Unit Attending, Interventional Neuroradiology, North Shore University Hospital;
    Associate Professor of Neurology
    Office Location:
    NSUH - Dept of Neurology
    300 Community Drive
    9 Tower
    Manhasset,NY 11030
    Phone:(516) 562-3064
    (516) 562-3071
  • Danijela Levacic, MD
    Neuro-Oncologist North Shore University Hospital;
    Assistant Professor of Neurology
    Office Location:
    450 Lakeville Road
    Lake Success,NY 11042
    Phone:(516) 941-1260
  • Aviva Lubin, MD
    Associate Stroke Directo,r Center for Stroke and Neuro-endovascular Surgery, Lenox Hill Hospital;
    Assistant Professor, Neurology
    Office Location:
    130 East 77th Street
    New York,NY 10075
    Phone:(212) 434-4070
    (212) 434-2055
  • Paul Jason Mattis, PhD
    Chief, Neuropsychology, North Shore University Hospital; Director of Neuropsychology, Training Department of Neurology, North Shore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Office Location:
    611 Northern Boulevard
    Suite 150
    Great Neck,NY 11021
    Phone:(516) 325-7000
    (516) 325-7001
  • Martin Heinrich Niethammer, MD, PhD
    Assistant Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
    Office Location:
    611 Northern Blvd
    Suite 150
    Great Neck,NY 11021
    Phone:(516) 325-7050
    (516) 325-7001
  • Rafael Alexander Ortiz, MD
    Director - Neuro-Endovascular Surg and Int Radio, Lenox Hill Hospital
    Assistant Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
    Office Location:
    Lenox Hill Hospital - Division of Neurosurgery
    130 East 77th Street
    10 Black Hall
    New York,NY 10075
    Phone:(212) 434-3900
    212-434-3899
  • Shalini Patcha, MD
    Office Location:
    96 East Main Street
    Huntington,NY 11743
    Phone:(631) 351-5757
    (631) 351-5756
  • Chilvana Vilaschandra Patel, MBBS
    Attending Neurologist;
    Assistant Professor of Neurology
    Office Location:
    Cushing Neuroscience Institute|North Shore-LIJ Medical Group
    611 Northern Boulevard
    Suite 150
    Great Neck,NY 11021
    Phone:(516) 325-7000
  • Ronald Mark Kanner, MD
    Chairman, Long Island Jewish Medical Center; Chairman, North Shore University Hospital
    Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
    Office Location:
    Cushing Neuroscience Institute
    611 Northern Boulevard
    Suite 150
    Great Neck,NY 11021
    Phone:(516) 325-7000
    (516) 325-7001
  • Daniel B Rubin, MD
    Attending Neurologist/Hospitalist;
    Assistant Professor of Neurology
    Office Location:
    Cushing Neuroscience Institute|North Shore-LIJ Medical Group
    611 Northern Boulevard
    Suite 150
    Great Neck,NY
    Phone:(516) 325-7000
  • Lyubov Rubin, MD
    Office Location:
    Glen Cove Hospital-Dept of Neurology
    101 Saint Andrews Lane
    Glen Cove,NY 11542
    Phone:(516) 674-7500
    (516) 674-5008
  • Roger Wayne Kula, MD
    Medical Director, The Chiari Institute;
    Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery
    Office Location:
    The Chiari Institute
    611 Northern Boulevard
    Suite 150
    Great Neck,NY 11021
    Phone:(516) 570-4425
    (516) 570-4444
  • Beth Mara Silverstein, DO
    Assistant Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
    Office Location:
    North Shore-LIJ Medical Group
    10 Medical Plaza
    Suite 208
    Glen Cove,NY 11542
    Phone:(516) 674-1647
    (516) 674-0250
  • Musarat Shareeff, MD
    Chief - Chief of Section Neurology, Huntington Hospital
    Assistant Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
    Office Location:
    NorthShore - LIJ Medical Group
    158 East Main Street
    Suite 1
    Huntington,NY 11743
    Phone:(631) 271-1206
    (631) 271-5550
  • Santo Primo Terranova, DO
    Office Location:
    Cushing Neuroscience Institute
    611 Northern Boulevard
    Suite 150
    Great Neck,NY 11021
    Phone:(516) 325-7000
    (516) 325-7001
  • Zipora Fefer, MD
    Pediatric Neurologist, Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York
    Office Location:
    CCMC - Dept. of Pediatric Neurology
    410 Lakeville Road
    Suite 105
    New Hyde Park,NY 11042
    Phone:(516) 465-5255
    (718) 347-2240