Hesham E Masoud, MD

Hesham E Masoud, MD
Appointed 08/28/15
1014 Jacobsen Hall
175 Elizabeth Blackwell Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-4243

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Neurology: Cerebrovascular
  • Neurosurgery: Neuroendovascular
  • Radiology: Neuroradiology
  • Upstate Comprehensive Stroke Center: Neuro-interventional/Radiology, Neurology-Stroke Service


Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Boston University Medical Center, 2015, Vascular Neurology and Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology
  • Residency: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 2012, Neurology
  • Internship: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 2009, Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • Acute stroke intervention, Carotid stenosis, Intracranial atherosclerotic disease, Brain aneurysms and AVMs, Dural AV fistulas, Endovascular management of refractory nose bleeds, Embolization of head and neck tumors,  Stroke evaluation and management, Balloon-test occlusion, Vasospasm treatment, Vertebroplasty and Kyphoplasty, WADA testing.

Education Interests

  • Medical student and Resident education; Neurovascular anatomy, diagnosis and management of stroke and vascular disorders of the head/neck/spine, simulation-based education.

Research Interests

  • Early management of acute ischemic stroke; mechanical thrombectomy, Stroke mimics, Endovascular treatment of cerebral aneurysms, variant neurovascular anatomy.

Specialties & Certification

  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology
  • Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Carotid Artery Aneurysm
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Nervous System Vascular Lesions
  • Nosebleed or Epistaxis
  • Stroke


  • Adults


  • Carotid Angiography and Stenting
  • Carotid Artery Aneurysm Surgery
  • Cerebral Angiography
  • Stroke Care
  • Surgical Treatment of Stroke or Brain Ischemia
  • Tissue Plasminogen Activator Treatment (TPA )
  • Wada Test

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital

Languages Spoken (Other Than English)

  • Arabic

HealthLink on Air Radio Interview

Clinical Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/masoudh
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/masoudh