Our care philosophy is centered around bringing clarity and compassionate care to our patients and their loved ones. Each one of our doctors has dedicated his or her career to being an expert in a specific sub-specialty within neurosurgery. We feel that our focused academic commitment to providing clarity, education and compassion ensures that patients leave our office with a better understanding of their diagnosis, treatment options, and future.
Dr. D'Ambrosio earned his medical doctorate from the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine where he graduated Alpha Omega Alpha. He completed his Neurological Surgery Internship, Residency and Chief Residency at the Neurological Institute of New York, Columbia University. In addition, he completed a Skull Base and Cerebrovascular Surgery Fellowship in the Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of South Florida in Tampa.
Dr. D'Ambrosio's practice is devoted to brain tumors, skull base tumors, meningiomas, acoustic neuromas, pituitary tumors, Chiari malformation, and microvascular decompression (MVD) for trigeminal neuralgia andhemifacial spasm.
He uses state-of-the-art technology such as frameless image guidance systems, awake craniotomy, and stereotactic radiosurgery (i.e. GammaKnife, BrainLab, Tomotherapy) for the treatment of primary and metastaticbrain tumors. He has particular expertise in the use of endoscopic techniques to remove complex intracranial tumors at the base of the brain.
Dr. D'Ambrosio directs our Northern New Jersey practice based in Ridgewood, NJ. He is the Director of Neuro-Oncology – Disease Management Team at the Blumenthal Cancer Center of The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, NJ. Dr. D'Ambrosio is also the Director of Neurosciences and Chief of Neurological Surgery at the St. Joseph's Healthcare System in Paterson and Wayne, NJ. He sees patients at The Valley Hospital, St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center, St. Joseph's Wayne Hospital, Chilton Memorial Hospital, and Mountainside Hospital. With his main office in Ridgewood, New Jersey, Dr. D'Ambrosio has helped to establish a center of excellence for Columbia Neurosurgery in the communities of Bergen, Passiac and Essex counties.