Mount Sinai Medical Center has recruited Dr. John Chaloupka as the new Section Chief of the Division of Interventional Neuroradiology. Dr. Chaloupka is an internationally acclaimed expert in the neuroendovascular surgical management of cerebrovascular diseases and was one of the first doctors in the world to perform the detachable aneurysm coiling operation.
Dr. Chaloupka completed his medical doctorate at Johns Hopkins University in 1986. He received post-graduate medical training in internal medicine and diagnostic radiology at Sinai Hospital-Johns Hopkins Affiliate and Emory University, respectively. Dr. Chaloupka also completed three fellowships in diagnostic neuroradiology, endovascular therapy and neurosurgery.
The Center of Excellence in Neuroscience at Mount Sinai Medical Center provides a full range of innovative and promising neurological solutions and is recognized by U.S. News & World Report as high performing in neurology and neurosurgery. In addition, The Mount Sinai Harvey R. Chaplin Family Emergency Stroke and Chest Pain Center has been designated a comprehensive stroke center by the Agency for Health Care Administration. This means Mount Sinai follows national standards and guidelines that can significantly improve the outcomes of even the most complex stroke cases.
For more information or to contact Dr. John Chaloupka, please call 305-674- CARE (305-674-2273) or visit www.msmc.com.
About Mount Sinai Medical Center Founded in 1949, Mount Sinai Medical Center is the largest independent, private, not-for-profit teaching hospital in South Florida. Mount Sinai’s Centers of Excellence combine technology, research and academics to provide innovative and comprehensive care throughout its various centers of excellence. One of only six statutory teaching hospitals in the state, Mount Sinai is the hospital of choice for those who seek the level of expertise and care that only a teaching hospital can offer. The medical center’s commitment to quality has garnered prestigious recognition, including designation as one of America’s Top Hospitals for by U.S.News & World Report.