Department of Neurological Surgery

J Mocco, MD, MS

Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery, Radiology and Radiological Sciences
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Dr. Mocco’s clinical interests include stroke, brain aneurysms, subarachnoid hemorrhage, arteriovenous malformations, cavernous malformations, carotid artery stenosis, intracranial stenosis and brain tumors.

Dr. Mocco received his medical degree from the Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his Master of Science in Biostatistics from the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia.

Postgraduate Training:
Dr. Mocco completed his internship in General Surgery at New York Presbyterian Medical Center, followed by a research fellowship in Neurological Surgery from Columbia University. He then completed his residency in Neurological Surgery from the Neurological Institute of New York. Following his residency, he completed his fellowship in Endovascular Neurosurgery from the University of Buffalo.

Current Research Interests:
Dr. Mocco’s research interests focus on translational efforts to treat ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke.

Click here to view Dr. Mocco’s full Curriculum Vitae.


Office Mailing Address:
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Department of Neurological Surgery
T-4224 Medical Center North
Nashville, TN 37232-2380

Clinic/Patient Appointments:
Vanderbilt Neurosurgery Clinic
1500 21st Avenue South, Suite 1506
Nashville, TN 37212
Phone: (615) 322-7417
Fax: (615) 343-5315

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