Neurosurgery - (New Jersey)

Dr. Peter Zahos is the Co-Director of Surgical Neuro-Oncology, Brain Tumor and Movement Disorder Surgery at the New Jersey Neuroscience Institute of the JFK Medical Center in Edison, New Jersey. He is Board Certified from the American Board of Neurological Surgery and his research interests include neural stem cells in brain tumors and therapeutic gene delivery in the CNS.

Dr. Zahos received his BA from Yale University and his medical degree from George Washington University. His advanced training included from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx , NY (surgical internship and neurosurgery residency) and the University of California, Los Angeles, CA (functional neurosurgery and stereotactic radiosurgery fellowship)


Professional Experience: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI , Neurosurgery Faculty, 1997-2001; Jacobi Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, Chief, Division of Neurosurgery 2001-2003; Geisinger Health System, Danville, PA, Director, Brain Tumor Program, 2004-2005; University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery, Dept. of Neurosurgery, 2006-2008; Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH, Associate, Brain Tumor Institute, 2005-2008, Joint Appointment, Dept. of Neurosurgery, 2006-2008; Cleveland Clinic Florida, Chairman, Dept. of Neurosurgery, 2005-2008, Director, Brain Tumor Institute, 2005-2008.


Professional Societies: American Association of Neurological Surgeons; American College of Surgeons, Fellow; Congress of Neurological Surgeons; Council of State Neurosurgical Societies; North American Spine Society; World Society of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery