Neurosurgery Team at BIDMC

Meet the neurosurgeons, nurse practitioners and physician assistants who will care for you in our Neurosurgery Department.


Neurosurgeons

Ron L. Alterman, MD

Ron L. Alterman, MD

Chief, Neurosurgery

Jeffrey E. Arle, MD

Associate Chief, Neurosurgery

Justin Moore, MD

Neurosurgery

Christopher S. Ogilvy, MD

Director, BIDMC Brain Aneurysm Institute

Efstathios Papavassiliou, MD

Efstathios Papavassiliou, MD

Co-Director, Spine Center

Martina Stippler, MD

Neurosurgery

Ajith J. Thomas, MD

Co-Director, BIDMC Brain Aneurysm Institute

Rafael A. Vega, MD, PhD

Rafael A. Vega, MD, PhD

Director, Neurosurgical Spinal Oncology

Outpatient Nurse Practitioners

Deidre Buckley, NP, Brain Aneurysm Institute
Jan Fleischman, NP, Neurosurgery

Inpatient Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants

Michael Carr, NP - Clinical Manager
Elysia Cappellucci, NP
Jessica Casper, PA
Jaimee Cathers, NP
Alison Corbin, NP
Tiffany Costanza, NP
Diane DiNobile, NP
Leah Doucette, PA
Caitlin Gaffey, NP
Amanda Goldberg, PA
Erica Guttierrez, PA
Kendra Kouloheras, NP
Bradley Marcinek, PA
Ruth Navedo, NP
Jennifer Pampreen, NP
Natasha Poylin, NP
Erin Rebelo, PA
Tara Rukstalis, NP
Briana Wise, NP