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Justin F. Fraser, MD

Director, Cerebrovascular Surgery
Surgical Director, UK Comprehensive Stroke Center

Practice areas

  • Aneurysms and arteriovenous disorders
  • Neurosurgery
  • Pituitary and Skull Base Disorders
  • Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disorders

Faculty rank

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

Clinic information

Clinical interests

  • Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Aneurysms
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • Extracranial-Intracranial Bypass
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Skull Base Tumors
  • Stroke



Weill Cornell Medical College, New York


New York Hospital, Cornell Medical Center


Interventional Neuroradiology, New York Hospital, Cornell Medical Center, New York

Additional information


Justin Fraser, MD, graduated from Princeton University with a degree from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. His thesis discussed the American health care system, focusing on the effect of managed care on the physician-patient relationship. Fraser graduated from the Weill Medical College of Cornell University in New York City, and also completed residency in neurosurgery and a fellowship in endovascular neurosurgery/interventional neuroradiology at Weill Cornell Medical College.

Research focus

My research focuses upon novel methods and treatments for neuroprotection during and after stroke. I also study new diagnostic tools in stroke and traumatic brain injury.