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Gender: Male
Neurological Surgery
1305 York Avenue, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10021
P: 212-746-5149 | F: 212-746-8111
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New York Downtown Hospital: Neurological Surgery
156 William Street, 12th Floor
New York, NY 10038

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  • Neurological Surgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Interventional Neuroradiology
  • Embolization of Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Intracranial Aneurysm Repair
  • Surgery, Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Presurgical Tumor Embolization
  • Brain Aneurysm Surgery
  • Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Spinal Disease
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Spinal Cord Nerve Stimulator Implantation
  • Microvascular Decompression of Facial Nerve
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Embolization of Intracranial AV Malformation
  • Intra-Arterial Chemotherapy
  • Coil Embolization of Cerebral Aneurysm

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA [Medicare]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Essential
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus [CHP]
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI [CBP]
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Republic
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [HMO]


  • B.A., Northwestern University, 2001
  • M.D., Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 2005

Honors and Awards

2009 CNS/Micrus Endovascular Neurosurgery Fellowship for Research

2007 Medtronic Resident Grant

Merck Manual Award to Outstanding Students in Medical Studies, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Alpha Omega Alpha, Lambda Chapter, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

American Stroke Association Medical Student Scholarship for research

Mount Sinai Medical Student Scholarship for research

Northwestern University Class Honors, Cum laude

Northwestern University Departmental Honors, Biological Sciences

Northwestern University Dean's list

Northwestern Erwin Macey Scholarship in the Life Sciences for independent research

Northwestern College of Arts and Sciences Scholarship for independent research

Northwestern University Weinberg Scholar

Golden Key National Honor Society, Northwestern University

National Society for Collegiate Scholars, Northwestern University



Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery
Weill Cornell Medical College

Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery in Radiology
Weill Cornell Medical College

Assistant Attending Neurological Surgeon
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Leonard and Fleur Harlan Clinical Scholar
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University


Jared Knopman, MD, is a neurosurgeon who specializes in the treatment of vascular diseases of the brain and spine. He is one of the few neurosurgeons in New York City with dual expertise in both open neurosurgical as well as minimally invasive interventional techniques for the treatment of neurologic disease. This affords him a unique perspective in determining the optimal treatment for each individual patient's needs, while employing the most cutting-edge technologies.


Dr. Knopman sees patients at two offices; please confirm the location of your appointment before you arrive.

1305 York Avenue (@70th Street); New York, NY

156 William Street, 12th Floor, New York, NY


Dr. Knopman received a B.S. and graduated Cum Laude and with Honors from Northwestern University. Dr. Knopman received an M.D. from Mount Sinai School of Medicine, where he was elected to the AOA honor society. Dr. Knopman did his surgical internship and neurosurgical residency at Weill Cornell Medical College/Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Hospital, where he also served as Chief Resident. Dr. Knopman did specialized fellowship training in endovascular neurosurgery/interventional neuroradiology at Weill Cornell Medical College. He has surgical and interventional expertise in treating a diverse array of diseases of the brain and spine.

Dr. Knopman has extensive research experience in the area of minimally invasive neurosurgery and has published both articles and book chapters pertaining to the treatment of degenerative spinal disease, brain tumors, and aneurysms utilizing the most innovative, least invasive approaches. He was one of the original contributors and authors of a novel trial of super-selective treatment of malignant brain tumors using targeted chemotherapy, as featured in The New York Times. He has lectured both nationally and internationally. Dr. Knopman was awarded the prestigious CNS/Micrus Endovascular Neurosurgery grant for his research in vascular disease.

For more information, visit Weill Cornell Brain and Spine Center.