Stroke Center Team

Antonio Culebras, MD

Antonio Culebras, MD
Appointed 07/07/11
808 Jacobsen Hall
175 Elizabeth Blackwell Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 492-5940

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown
  • Community

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Medicine - Community Campus: Neurology
  • Neurology: Sleep Medicine

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Neurology


Education & Fellowships

  • MD: University Complutense De Madrid, Fac De Med, Madrid, Spain
  • Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 1970, Neurology

Clinical Interests

  • All forms of sleep disorders, such as narcolepsy and sleep apnea.

Research Interests

  • All forms of sleep disorders, such as narcolepsy and sleep apnea.

Specialties & Certification

  • Neurology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Narcolepsy
  • Parasomnias
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Enuresis
  • Stroke


  • Adults


  • Sleep Deprived Electroencephalogram
  • Stroke Care
  • Tissue Plasminogen Activator Treatment (TPA )


  • World Federation of Neurology
  • American Academy of Neurology (AAN)

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

3/6/14 New guideline for stroke prevention

3/6/13 Sleep and aging

3/6/13 Understanding sleep disorders and sleeping problems

3/11/12 World Sleep Day

9/18/11 Sleep Problems Unique to Women


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Clinical Profile Shortcut:
Faculty Profile Shortcut:
  • Vicki Casper, BS, RN, Manager Neuroscience Step-down Unit
  • Kate Mitchell, RN, MS, ANP, Stroke Program Coordinator
  • Leonard Hurleau, MS, RN, Manager Interventional Radiology
  • Catherine Stephens MSN, RN, CNRN, NEA-BC, Stroke Program Administrator
  • Linda Phillips, MS, RN-BC, Manager Neuroscience Unit
  • Kim Spinelli, Manager, Neuroscience ICU
  • Sharon Wiggins, RN, Stroke Data Coordinator