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Stroke Center Experts

Our multidisciplinary team brings together stroke experts from several specialty areas including neurology, neurosurgery, neuroradiology and neurocritical care.

Our collaborative approach involves physicians, nurses and allied health professionals, all of whom are specifically trained in neuroscience and the requirements of patients affected by stroke. You can trust these highly specialized experts to deliver comprehensive care based on your individual needs and informed by the latest research.

Neurologists

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Faigle, Romanus Roland, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurology
 
Photo of Dr. Ryan Jordan Felling, M.D., Ph.D.

Felling, Ryan Jordan, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurology
Director, Pediatric Stroke Program
 
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Gottesman, Rebecca Fran, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Neurology
 
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Hillis, Argye Elizabeth, M.D.

Professor of Neurology
Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Director, Cerebrovascular Division of Neurology
Executive Vice Chair, Department of Neurology
 
Photo of Dr. John Walter Krakauer, M.A., M.D.

Krakauer, John Walter, M.A., M.D.

Professor of Neurology
Professor of Neuroscience
Director, the Center for the Study of Motor Learning and Brain Repair
 
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Llinas, Rafael H, M.D.

Associate Professor of Neurology
Director, Neurology at Johns Hopkins Bayview
Director, Johns Hopkins Neurology Residency Program
 
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Marsh, Elisabeth Breese, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurology
Associate Director, Neurology Residency Program
Director, The Stroke Center at Johns Hopkins Bayview
 
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Nyquist, Paul Alan, M.D., M.P.H.

Associate Professor of Neurology
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
Co-Director, Johns Hopkins Bayview Neurocritical Care Unit
 
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Urrutia, Victor Cruz, M.D.

Associate Professor of Neurology
Director, The Johns Hopkins Hospital Comprehensive Stroke Center
 
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Zeiler, Steven Robert, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurology
Director, Vascular Neurology Fellowship Program
 
Photo of Dr. Jiaying Zhang, M.D.

Zhang, Jiaying, M.D.

Instructor of Neurology
 

Neurosurgeons

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Colby, Geoffrey Philip, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Radiological Science
 
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Coon, Alexander Lewis, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Assistant Professor of Radiology and Radiological Science
Director of Endovascular Neurosurgery
Director of Endovascular Neurosurgery Fellowship Program
 
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Huang, Judy, M.D.

Professor of Neurosurgery
Director, Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Director of Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Director, Neurosurgery Residency Program
Director, Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery Fellowship Program
Co-Director, Multidisciplinary Adult Cranioplasty Center
 
Photo of Dr. Rafael Jesus Tamargo, M.D.

Tamargo, Rafael Jesus, M.D.

Professor of Neurosurgery
Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Walter E. Dandy Professor of Neurosurgery
Director, Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
Neurosurgical Co-Director, Neurosciences Critical Care Unit
Vice-Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery
 

Nurse Practitioner

 Brenda Johnson

Brenda Johnson, DnP, CRNP-BC, ANVP

Acute Neurovascular Nurse Practitioner
Instructor of Neurology
Manager, The Johns Hopkins Hospital Comprehensive Stroke Center

 

Interventional Radiologists

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Gailloud, Philippe Edmond, M.D.

Associate Professor of Radiology and Radiological Science
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Associate Professor of Neurology
Director, Division of Interventional Neuroradiology
Director, Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology Program
Co-Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Pediatric Neurovascular Diseases
 
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Hui, Ferdinand, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Radiology and Radiological Science
 
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Pearl, Monica Smith, M.D.

Associate Professor of Radiology and Radiological Science
Attending Physician, Division of Interventional Neuroradiology
 

Neurocritical Care Team

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Carhuapoma, Juan R, M.D.

Associate Professor of Neurology
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
Interim Director, Division of Neurosciences Critical Care
 
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Geocadin, Romergryko Guance, M.D.

Professor of Neurology
Joint Appointment in Medicine
Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Professor of Neurosurgery
 
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Mirski, Marek Alexander, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Professor of Neurology
Professor of Neurosurgery
Vice-Chair, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Director, Johns Hopkins Neuroscience Critical Care Units
Chief, Division of Neuroanesthesiology
Co-Director, Johns Hopkins Comprehensive Stroke Center
Director of Neuroanesthesia and Critical Care Medicine Division
 
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Morad, Athir Hamid, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Assistant Professor of Neurology
 
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Nyquist, Paul Alan, M.D., M.P.H.

Associate Professor of Neurology
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
Co-Director, Johns Hopkins Bayview Neurocritical Care Unit
 
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Rivera Lara, Lucia Angelica, M.D.

Instructor of Neurology
Instructor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
 
Photo of Dr. Adam Schiavi, M.D., M.S., Ph.D.

Schiavi, Adam, M.D., M.S., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Assistant Professor of Neurology
 
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Stevens, Robert David, M.D.

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Associate Professor of Neurology
Associate Professor of Radiology and Radiological Science
 
Photo of Dr. Rafael Jesus Tamargo, M.D.

Tamargo, Rafael Jesus, M.D.

Professor of Neurosurgery
Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Walter E. Dandy Professor of Neurosurgery
Director, Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
Neurosurgical Co-Director, Neurosciences Critical Care Unit
Vice-Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery
 
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Ziai, Wendy Catharina, M.D.

Associate Professor of Neurology
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
Medical Director, Neurovascular Laboratory
Co-Director, Johns Hopkins Bayview Neurocritical Care Unit
 

Nurse Practitioners

Carhuapoma, Lourdes, MS, ACNP-BC, CCRN

Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

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Caserta, Filissa, MSN, CRNP-AC, CNRN

Supervising Nurse Practitioner

Photo of Carissa BragdonBragdon, Carissa, MSN, ACNP

Nurse Practitioner

marie depewDepew, Marie, ACNP, CNRN

Nurse Practitioner

caitlin hudginsHudgins, Caitlin, MSN, CRNP

Nurse Practitioner

Photo of Batya RadzikRadzik, Batya, MSN, CRNP

Nurse Practitioner

Nurses

Photo of Gail BibaBiba, Gail, BSN, RN, CNRN

Nurse Manager, Neurological Critical Care Unit

Photo of Elizabeth ZinkZink, Elizabeth, RN, MS, CCRN, CNRN

Clinical Nurse Specialist

 

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Maryland Patients

To request an appointment or refer a patient, please call:
Neurology: 410-955-2228
Neurosurgery: 410-614-1533

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Adult Neurology: 410-955-9441
Pediatric Neurology: 410-955-4259
Adult Neurosurgery: 410-955-6406
Pediatric Neurosurgery: 410-955-7337

 

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Whether you're crossing the country or the globe, we make it easy to access world-class care at Johns Hopkins.

Outside of Maryland (toll free)
410-464-6713

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International Patients
+1-410-502-7683

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