Michael H. Pourfar, MD

  • Specialties: Neurosurgery, Neurology
  • Languages: English, French
  • Phone: 212-263-2607
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About Me

Conditions and Treatments

facial pain, trigeminal neuralgia, neuromodulation, ataxia, dystonia, wry neck, deep brain stimulation, Parkinson's disease, spasmodic torticollis, movement disorders, Tourette syndrome, essential tremor, radiosurgery, spasticity, stereotactic brain surgery
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Credentials

Positions
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - Neurology, 2004
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Movement Disorder, 2005
  • Residency, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Neurology, 2003
  • MD from Hahnemann University, 1999
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NYU Neurosurgery Associates

530 1st Avenue, Suite 8S
New York, NY 10016

NYU Great Neck Medical

488 Great Neck Road, Suite 300
Great Neck, NY 11021

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212-263-2607

Publications

  • Intraparenchymal Cysts Following Deep Brain Stimulation: Variable Presentations and Clinical Courses

    Katlowitz, Kalman; Pourfar, Michael H; Israel, Zvi; Mogilner, Alon Y Katlowitz, Kalman; Pourfar, Michael H; Israel, Zvi; Mogilner, Alon Y
    Operative neurosurgery. 2017 Oct 01. 13 (5): 576-580

  • Deep brain stimulation for Tourette syndrome: a single-center series

    Dowd, Richard S; Pourfar, Michael; Mogilner, Alon Y Dowd, Richard S; Pourfar, Michael; Mogilner, Alon Y
    Journal of neurosurgery. 2017 Apr 7. 1-9

  • Rescue leads for suboptimal results following deep brain stimulation for parkinson's disease [Meeting Abstract]

    Fazl, A; Pourfar, M H; Mogilner, A Fazl, A; Pourfar, M H; Mogilner, A
    Brain stimulation. 2017 Mar. Conference: (2nd): 462

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