Dr. Catherine A. Mazzola, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Female • Age 46

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Dr. Mazzola's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

Dr. Mazzola is a BOARD certified Pediatric and Adult Neurosurgeon who provides compassionate and individualized care to every patient. She is one of the few FEMALE neurosurgeons in the US. Dr. Mazzola was selected to be on the Executive Committee of the Congress of Neurosurgery. She has authored several neurosurgical articles and is very involved in community outreach.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Brain Injury Neurology
  • Craniofacial Surgery
  • Movement Disorders Surgery
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
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  • Baclofen Pump Therapy
  • Botulinum Toxin Injection for Dystonia
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Endoscopy
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Shunts
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
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  • Ataxia
  • Bracheal Plexus Birth Injuries
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Injury
  • Brain Lesion
  • Brain Tumor
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Concussion
  • Congenital Craniosynostosis Maternal Hyperthyroiditis
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Movement Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Plagiocephaly
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine and Brain Disorders
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Stroke
  • Syringomyelia
  • Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Anomaly
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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Background Check for Dr. Mazzola

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • PAIENT'S CHOICE AWARD, 2010-2012
  • Honored by Spina Bifida Resource Management Network, September
  • NEW JERSEY TOP DOCTORS, 2012
  • Injured Boy Laughs - and Family Cheers, 12-25-2006
  • Resolution of Chiari malformation after repair of a congenital thoracic myelomeningocele: case report and literature review, 2002
  • Chiari Decompression Revision, 2003
  • The ABC's of Pediatric Head Trauma, 2002
  • Medulloblastoma, 2003
  • You Tube Video Links, 2012
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Education & Training

Medical School

Umdnj--New Jersey Medical School
Graduated in 1995

Internship Hospital

New Jersey Medical School-General Surgery
Complete in 1996

Residency Hospital

UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School-Neurosurgery
Complete in 2001

Fellowship Hospital

University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Children's Hospital-Pediatric Neurosurgery
Complete in 2002

Undergraduate Schools

College Of Mount St. Vincent
Graduated in 1990
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Mazzola & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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