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    Dr. Gupta currently serves as Director of Endovascular and Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery at Rutgers – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He is also the Director of the Rutgers- Neurological Disorders in Pregnancy Program and the Director of New Jersey Brain Aneurysm and AVM program at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ. He is also Associate Professor of Neurosurgery at Rutgers RWJMS.

    He is an academic neurosurgeon with many invited book chapters and scientific papers in national and international journals, both in basic neuroscience and clinical neurosurgery. He was also the recipient of the prestigious American Heart Association (AHA) / American Stroke Association (ASA) ‘young investigator of the year award, for his work on transplantation of neural stem cells and neural progenitor cells in brain for stroke, in 2001. His research was awarded the Top 10 research advances in the world by the AHA/ASA.

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    Clinical Interests

    Open Cerebrovascular (clipping), Endovascular coiling, Brain Aneurysms-unruptured and ruptured (sub-Arachnoid Hemorrhage-SAH), AVM's (arterio-venous malformation) - brain and spine, Dural arterio-venous fistula (AVF's) Brain and Spine, Cavernoma / cavernous malformation/ angioma (brain and spine), Acute stroke mechanical and chemical thrombolysis, Diagnostic brain angiogram / digital Subtraction angiography (DSA), Carotid artery stenosis (carotid endarterectomy, stenting and angioplasty), Carotid-cavernous fistulae (CC fistula), Intracranial Angioplasty and stenting/balloon for intracranial atherosclerosis, Embolization of brain tumors, spinal tumors and other tumors of head and neck, Brain tumors, Spine tumors (spinal cord and vertebral body tumors), Retinoblastoma-Intra arterial/intra-ophthalmic artery chemotherapy for retinoblastoma, ENT – epistaxis/juv. nasal angiofibroma (JNA), face/head/neck tumors, Embolization for dental/facial bone tumors, Moya Moya disease, Carotid artery dissection (CAD) / vertebral artery dissection, Hydrocephalus (shunt surgery), Gamma knife


    • Top Doctor Jersey Choice- NJ Monthly (2023, 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019)
    • Preferred Patient Neurosurgeon Award (2019)
    • American Association of Neurological Surgeons / Congress of Neurological Surgeons Joint Cerebrovascular Section Travelling Fellowship Grant. – Honolulu, HI, Feb 4-5 (2019)
    • Top Doctor Neurosurgery – Leading Physicians of the World. International Association of Healthcare Professionals (IAHCF). 2019, 2018 ,2017, 2013
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll (2020, 2019, 2018)
    • Patients Choice Award (2014-2019)
    • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Award (2014-2019)
    • Chair of Academic Services 2013 for outstanding services to the organization, New Jersey American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (NJ AAPI) – Award. 7th Annual Convention of New Jersey Physicians of Indian Origin. Edison, NJ, Nov 9 (2013)
    • ‘Honor Pin’ City of North Plainfield Fire Department (2013)
  • Medical School

    University of Mysore, India


    Rutgers – New Jersey Medical School (Neurosurgery Residency)


    Rutgers – New Jersey Medical School- (Endovascular Neurosurgery)

    Board Certification

    Neurological Surgery

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