Alina Masters-Israilov, M.D.
Neurology
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Alina Masters-Israilov, M.D.

Neurology

Gender: Female
Language: English, Russian, Spanish
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Locations and Appointments

Credentials

Expertise

  • Headache
  • Migraines
  • Abdominal Migraine, Intractable
  • Abdominal Migraine, Not Intractable

Qualifications

Clinical & Academic Positions

  • Assistant Attending Neurologist - NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology - Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

Education & Training

  • M.D., State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, 2014
  • B.A., Macaulay Honors College, City University of New York, 2010

Research

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Personal Statement

Alina Masters-Israilov, MD is a board certified neurologist specializing in headache medicine. She is passionate about personalized patient care and helping to destigmatize migraine and other headache disorders. She performs onabotulinumtoxinA injections for the prevention of chronic migraine as well as pericranial nerve block injections, sphenopalantine ganglion blocks and trigger point injections.

Biography

Alina Masters-Israilov completed her undergraduate studies at the Macaulay Honors College at Hunter College in New York. She then attended medical school at SUNY Downstate College of Medicine in Brooklyn where she also completed her intern year in internal medicine. She finished her neurology residency and served as chief resident at the Albert Einstein/Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx. She then joined the Montefiore Headache Center to pursue her headache and facial pain fellowship, before joining as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology at Weill Cornell Medical College. She is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and of the American Headache Society, where she was recently awarded the “Frontiers in Headache Research” scholarship award for her research on the onabotulinumtoxinA wear-off phenomenon in chronic migraine.

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Honors and Awards

Honors and Awards

2018 recipient of Frontiers in Headache Research scholarship from the American Headache Society.