Brain Aneurysm Institute
Boston, MA 02215
The Brain Aneurysm Institute at BIDMC, led by renowned neurosurgeons Christopher S. Ogilvy, MD (Director) and Ajith J. Thomas, MD (Co-Director), is one of the premier centers for neurovascular diseases worldwide.
We provide leading-edge endovascular and surgical treatment for patients with brain aneurysms, as well as other brain and spine vascular problems. We are dedicated to providing comprehensive, well-coordinated and compassionate care that offers the best possible outcome for you and your family.
Committed to patient education
Compassionate support is a hallmark of our program. Our doctors, nurses and other caregivers at BIDMC will help you and your family learn about:
- Your diagnosis, the tests you will have, and any necessary preparations.
- The procedure or operation you will need.
- Your recovery period, medications, returning home and much more.
We can help you and your family navigate your care, arrange appointments and coordinate any additional resources you might need.
The Brain Aneurysm Institute Director, Christopher S. Ogilvy, MD, and Nurse Practitioner Deidre Buckley, NP, founded the Brain Aneurysm Foundation in 1994. This is the nation's foremost nonprofit organization dedicated to providing awareness, education, support, and research funding to reduce the incidence of brain aneurysm ruptures. The Brain Aneurysm Foundation provides a wealth of accurate, current information to patients and family members.