Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

E-mail a Friend

Dileep R. Yavagal, M.D.

General Information

Dileep R. Yavagal, M.D.

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Kannada
  • Marathi

Certifications

  • American Board of Psych & Neuro-Neurology
  • American Board of Psych & Neuro-Vascular Neurology

Specialties

  • Neurology-Psychiatry & Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology-Psychiatry & Neurology

Roles

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology / Director of Interventional Neurology
  • Co-Director of Endovascular Neurology

Education

2004 Fellowship in Interventional Neuroradiology
UCLA Medical Center
2002 Fellowship in Critical Care Neurology
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
2001 Neurology Residency
Massachusetts General & Brigham & Women's Hospitals
1999 Visiting Fellowship in Neuroscience Research in CNS Apoptosis Laboratory of Dr. Robert Friedlander
Brigham and Women's Hospital
1998 Internship in Internal Medicine
University of Wisconsin Hospitals & Clinics
1997 Residency in Internal Medicine
King Edward Memorial Hospital
1994 MBBS
Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College

Publications

Biography

Dr. Dileep Raghavendra Yavagal comes to the University of Miami as Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology, Director of Interventional Neurology. Dr. Yavagal brings a wealth of experience beginning with his extensive medical education; he earned his MBBS from Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Mumbai in 1994. From there Dr. Yavagal completed his Residency in Internal Medicine at King Edward Memorial Hospital also in Mumbai. He took his Residency in Neurology at Massachusetts General & Brigham & Women's Hospitals, and undertook multiple Fellowships in Critical Care Neurology, Interventional Neuroradiology and Neuroscience Research among others from Brigham and Women's Hospital, Columbia Presbyterian, and UCLA Medical Centers, respectively.

Dr. Yavagal has held the positions of Attending Staff Neurologist at Stratton VA Medical Center in Albany, NY, and Co-Director of the Neuroendovascular Division of Albany Medical Center. Since August 2004, he has served as Assistant Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery at Albany Medical College, training two Interventional Neurology Fellows there from 2004 through 2007. Presently Dr. Yavagal is training three Endovascular Neurosurgery Fellows here at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.

Dr. Yavagal has authored or co-authored several peer-reviewed publications and book chapters. He serves a peer-reviewer for the Journal of Neuroimaging, and has given presentations both nationally and internationally on the subjects of neuroscience and neurointervention.

E-mail a Friend