Jafar Jafar at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Jafar J. Jafar, MD

  • Specialty: Neurosurgery
  • Languages: English, Arabic, French, Persian
  • Phone: 212-263-6312

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

acoustic neuroma, pituitary tumor, carotid endarterectomy, spinal cord tumor, endoscopic surgery, gamma knife radiosurgery, brain metastasis, craniotomy, brain tumor, hematoma, meningioma, nerve decompression, arteriovenous malformation, cranioplasty, hemangioma, radiosurgery, brain aneurysm, brain biopsy
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Learn more about conditions we treat at NYU Langone:
Hearing Loss, Spinal Cord Tumors, Meningioma



  • Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
  • Site Director, Chief - Tisch

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery - Neurological Surgery

Education and Training

  • 1982
  • Residency, University of Chicago Hospital, Neurosurgery
  • 1976
  • MD from Pahlavi University


Locations and Appointments

39 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • 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 Neurosurgery Associates
530 1st Avenue, Suite 7W
New York, NY 10016

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  • Intraoperative fat placement in surgically refractory parasellar neoplasms to facilitate stereotactic radiosurgery

    Lieber, Bryan A; Rodgers, Shaun; Kondziolka, Douglas; Sen, Chandranath; Narayana, Ashwatha; Jafar, Jafar J 2014 Jul; 910-919, Acta neurochirurgica — id: 1089562, year: 2014, page: 910, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Features Predictive of Brain Arteriovenous Malformation Hemorrhage: Extrapolation to a Physiologic Model

    Sahlein, Daniel H; Mora, Paloma; Becske, Tibor; Huang, Paul; Jafar, Jafar J; Connolly, E Sander; Nelson, Peter K 2014 Jun; 90-98, Stroke — id: 1033842, year: 2014, page: 90, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Concomitant Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms and Carotid Artery Stenosis: An Institutional Review of Patients Undergoing Carotid Revascularization

    Borkon, Matthew J; Hoang, Han; Rockman, Caron; Mussa, Firas; Cayne, Neal S; Riles, Thomas; Jafar, Jafar J; Veith, Frank J; Adelman, Mark A; Maldonado, Thomas S 2013 Nov; 102-107, Annals of vascular surgery — id: 612952, year: 2013, page: 102, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
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