Dr. Stephan Mayer, MD

Dr. Stephan Mayer, MD

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55 y/o

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Stephan A. Mayer, MD, FCCM, is Chair of Neurology for the Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, Michigan. Prior to that Dr. Mayer was Director of Neurocritical Care for the Mount Sinai Health System in New York. Prior to that he was Director of the Neuro-ICU and Professor of Neurology and Neurological Surgery at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York, NY. Dr Mayer earned his medical degree from Cornell University Medical College in New York City. He completed a residency in neurology and a fellowship in critical care neurology at the Neurological Institute of New York, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. He is board certified in neurology, and was a founding member and is past-president of the Neurocritical Care Society. Dr. Mayer has published more than 230 original research articles, books, 180 review articles, 340 abstracts, and written seven books, including the most recent edition of Merritt's Textbook of Neurology. He was principal investigator of the FAST Trial, a worldwide multicenter clinical trial evaluating ultra-early hemostatic therapy for brain hemorrhage, and served as principal investigator of the NIH-funded New York Presbyterian Hospital hub of the Neurological Emergencies Treatment Trials (NETT) network. His work in helping victims of severe brain injury has been featured in the Wall Street Journal and the book Cheating Death, by CNN medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta. Dr. Mayer is William T. Gossett Endowed Chair of Neurology. Awards and Honors: 2014 Lifesaver Award, American Heart Association, New York City Chapter 2011 12th Annual Terrance D. Capistrant Lecture, Saint Joseph's Hospital, HealthEast Care System, St Paul, MN 2011 International Pan Arab Critical Care Medicine Society Lifetime Achievement Award 2007 Mintz Stroke Lecturer, Department of Neurology, Mt Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 2006 Elected as Fellow of the American College of Critical Care Medicine Research Interests: Subarachnoid hemorrhage Intracerebral hemorrhage Acute ischemic stroke Coma Status epilepticus Brain multi-modality monitoring

Henry Ford Medical Group

2799 W Grand Blvd Ste K-17

Detroit, MI 48202
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

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Education

  • Brown University, A.B. (Biology)
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital

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2015 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Stroke

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Dr. Mayer accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Mayer has admitting privileges

Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital
6777 W Maple Rd
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
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Henry Ford Hospital
2799 W Grand Blvd
Detroit, MI 48202
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