Dr. Stephan Mayer, MD

Dr. Stephan Mayer, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
55 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Stephan Mayer, MD is a neurology specialist in Troy, MI and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ in 1988 and specializes in neurology.Read his story

Henry Ford Medical Group

2825 Livernois Rd

Troy, MI 48083
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  • Aetna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Priority Health

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Chiari's Deformity
more than 17% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 6% of peers

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Dr. Mayer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mayer "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"


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  • Neurology

Board Certifications

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

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  • 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
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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