James B. Golomb, MD

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

normal pressure hydrocephalus (nph), hydrocephalus, memory disorders, dementia, abnormal gait, Parkinson's disease, aphasia


  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - Neurology, 1992
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, NYU Medical Center, Neuroimaging, 1990
  • Residency, NYU Medical Center, Neurology, 1989
  • MD from New York University, 1985

Locations and Appointments

55 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Essential
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Essential
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Healthfirst
  • Healthfirst Essential
  • Hotel Trades
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare Core and Charter
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.
NYU Langone Neurosurgery Adult Hydrocephalus Program

317 East 34th Street, Suite 1002
New York, NY 10016

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My Research

We are engaged in a variety of studies to develop and refine clinical and radiographic techniques for diagnosing NPH and identifying patients likely to improve with neurosurgical intervention.


  • Neuropsychological and Neuropsychiatric Prediction of Global Cognitive Status Among Older Spanish-Speaking Hispanics and English-Speaking Whites

    Guerrero-Berroa, Elizabeth; Kluger, Alan; Schmeidler, James; Sailor, Kevin; Lizardi, Humberto; Golomb, James; Ferris, Steven; Reisberg, Barry
    Journal of geriatric psychiatry & neurology. 2014 Apr 22. 27 (4): 266-275

  • Differentiating shunt-responsive normal pressure hydrocephalus from Alzheimer disease and normal aging: pilot study using automated MRI brain tissue segmentation

    Serulle, Yafell; Rusinek, Henry; Kirov, Ivan I; Milch, Hannah; Fieremans, Els; Baxter, Alexander B; McMenamy, John; Jain, Rajan; Wisoff, Jeffrey; Golomb, James; Gonen, Oded; George, Ajax E
    Journal of neurology. 2014 Aug 1. 261 (10): 1994-2002

  • Memantine and comprehensive, individualized, person-centered management (CI-PCM) of Alzheimer's disease: A randomized controlled trial [Meeting Abstract]

    Reisberg, B; Kenowsky, S; Boksay, I; Golomb, J; Heller, S; Ghimire, S; Salam, M; Qureshi, S; Kumar, M; Torossian, C; Vedvyas, A
    Alzheimer's & dementia. 2013 July. 9 (4): P295-P296

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