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

brain aneurysm, arteriovenous malformation, acoustic neuroma, pituitary tumor, cavernous hemangioma, brain tumor, skull base tumor, brain metastasis, gamma knife radiosurgery, carotid stenosis, endoscopic surgery, spinal cord tumor
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  • Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
  • Site Director, Chief - Tisch
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery - Neurological Surgery, 1984
Education and Training
  • Residency, University of Chicago Hospital, Neurosurgery, 1982
  • MD from Pahlavi University, 1976

Locations and Appointments

50 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 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 Essential
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Healthfirst
  • Healthfirst Essential
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • 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 Neurosurgery Associates

530 1st Avenue, Suite 7W
New York, NY 10016

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My Research


  • Delayed hemorrhage from the tissue of an occluded arteriovenous malformation after stereotactic radiosurgery: report of 3 cases

    Grady, Conor; Tanweer, Omar; Zagzag, David; Jafar, Jafar J; Huang, Paul P; Kondziolka, Douglas
    Journal of neurosurgery. 2016 Jun 10. 1-6

  • 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
    Acta neurochirurgica. 2014 Jul 26. 156 (10): 1947-1951

  • 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
    Stroke. 2014 Jun 12. 45 (7): 1964-1970

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