Division Head: Patricia Coyle, MD
Vice-Chair for Clinical Affairs
The Adult Neurology Division brings the expertise of dedicated specialists together with enabling technology to deliver state-of art, comprehensive, around-the-clock care for patients with a wide range of nervous system diseases. The Division is responsible for providing care on 3 inpatient units: general neurology, vascular neurology, and epilepsy, and operates a range of neurology and neurology sub-specialty outpatient clinics with about 18,000 patient visits per year. Patient care occurs in concert with the training of medical students, residents, and sub-specialty fellows, as well as research aimed at identifying the potential benefits of novel therapies, or optimizing existing approaches to produce the best patient outcomes.
The full-time faculty within the Adult Division of the Neurology Department includes:
Lauren DeNiro, MD
Sidhra Mahmud, MD
Olga Syritsyna, MD
The Department of Neurology offers a comprehensive adult neurology residency training program with many training opportunities both at Stony Brook University Hospital, and the Northport VA Medical Center.