West Neuro

  • Attendings: 
    • Dr. Lefton (expert on spinal and malpractice neuroradiology)
    • Dr. Meltzer  (expert on Maxillofacial/Neck neuroradiology) 
    • Dr. Heller (expert on pediatric neuroradiology) 
    • Typically there are two attendings who are there from 8 am - 4:00 pm. One attending arrives at 12pm and stays until 8 pm. (See neuroradiology schedule) 
  • Location:  RH Neuro Reading Room (4th floor across from the MRI reception)
  • Time:  8:00 am – 5:00 pm (or whenever they dismiss you)
    • Strictly be present at 8:00 AM 
    • Neuroradiology key is available (ask the resident who was on Neuro West the week before)
  • Responsibilites:  
    • Typically read cases that you feel comfortable reading. Mostly the attendigns will assign you cases. 
    • Protocol only CT West neurological studies (the attendings take care of the MR protocols) 
    • Address any calls to the neuroradiology room 
    • Lumbar punctures as per attending
  • Conferences
    • Neuroradiology - Neurosurgery conference in the West radiology conference room at 4:00-5:00 PM 
Dr. Meltzer                                                            Dr. Heller                                             Dr. Lefton