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John A. Boockvar, MD

John A. Boockvar, MD

The Center for Cranial Base Surgery

The Center for Head & Neck Oncology

The Center for Acoustic Neuroma

The Center for Pituitary Surgery

Clinical Offices

130 East 77th Street
10 Black Hall
New York, NY 10075
Tel: (212) 434-3900
Fax: (212) 434-3899

About John Boockvar MD

Director, Brain Tumor Center
Lenox Hill Hospital
Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital (MEETH)
 
Director, Center for Pituitary Surgery
New York Head and Neck Institute
 
Director, Acoustic Neuroma Program
New York Head and Neck Institute
 
Professor of Neurosurgery
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine

Office Location
Lenox Hill Hospital
130 East 77th Street
10 Black Hall
New York, NY 10075
Phone: (212) 434-3900
Fax: (212) 434-3899 
 

Special Interests

  • Primary and Metastatic Brain Tumors
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Meningiomas
  • Acoustic Neuromas
  • Skull Base Disorders
  • Disorders of the Spine
  • Endoscopic Surgery
  • Spinal and Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Disorders

Medical Education

  • MD, Medical School Valedictorian, Summa Cum Laude with Distinction in Research, SUNY Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, NY

Residency

  • Resident, Neurosurgery, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow in Brain Tumor and Stem Cell Biology, F32 NIH, National Research, Service Award, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA
  • Chief Resident, Neurosurgery, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery

Memberships

  • Member, Executive Committee, Section on Tumors, AANS/CNS
  • Member, American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Member, AANS/CNS Section on Tumors
  • Member, Society of Neurooncology
  • Member, American Brain Tumor Association
  • Member, International Society for Stem Cell Research

Primary Hospital Affiliations

  • Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital

Joined North Shore-LIJ Health System: 2014

 

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