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Cerebrovascular Clinic


The Cerebrovascular division of the Department of Neurology at Upstate Medical University offers the most comprehensive evaluation and treatment for patients with vascular disorders of the central nervous system.

As the region's first Comprehensive Stroke Center, Cerebrovascular service has received multiple recognition awards for outstanding stroke care.

The Cerebrovascular division also supports the regional community by serving as a hub hospital to the growing stroke telemedicine network which aims to increase the proportion of patients who receive specialist-driven acute stroke care in a timely manner in their own community.

At Upstate Stroke Center, the Cerebrovascular service provide appropriate patients a collaborative, multidisciplinary care that includes:

  • Emergency Room Service
  • Vascular Neurology
  • Neurocritical Care
  • Vascular Neurosurgery
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Interventional Neuroradiology
  • Neurorehabilitation Services
  • Neurology-trained Nurses
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Case Managers

Our Team includes:

  • Stroke specialists
  • Licensed Nurse Practitioner
  • Clinical Research Coordinator
  • Stroke Coordinator
  • Stroke Fellows
  • Neurology Residents

Our Providers

Karen C Albright, DO, PhD, MPH
Karen C Albright, DO, PhD, MPH
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Neurology; Vascular Neurology; Stroke; Tissue Plasminogen Activator Treatment (TPA )

Antonio Culebras, MD
Antonio Culebras, MD
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Neurology; Narcolepsy; Parasomnias; Sleep Apnea; Sleep Disorders; Sleep Enuresis; more

Anuradha K Duleep, MD
Anuradha K Duleep, MD
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Neurology; Clinical Neurophysiology; Acute & Chronic Diseases and Conditions in Adult Patients; Alzheimer's Disease - Dementia; Epilepsy; Lou Gehrig's Disease; more

Julius Gene S Latorre, MD, MPH
Julius Gene S Latorre, MD, MPH
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Neurology; Clinical Neurophysiology; Neurocritical Care; Vascular Neurology; Brain Injury; Guillain Barre Syndrome; more

Stephanie A Loveless, FNP-BC
Stephanie A Loveless, FNP-BC
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Neurology; Stroke; Stroke Care

Hesham E Masoud, MD
Hesham E Masoud, MD
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: Neurology; Vascular Neurology; Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology; Brain Aneurysm; Carotid Artery Aneurysm; Carotid Artery Disease; more

Elena Schmidt, MD
Elena Schmidt, MD
Diseases/Specialties/Treatments: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN); Neurocritical Care; Brain Injury; Stroke; Stroke Care