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Qualifications and Experience
Dr. Mark W. Green is Director of the Center for Headache and Pain Medicine and Professor of Neurology and Anesthesiology at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He recently came to Mount Sinai from Columbia University, where he was Director of Headache Medicine and Clinical Professor of Neurology (in Neurology, Anesthesiology and Dentistry) at the College of Physicians and Surgeons and the College of Dental Medicine. He is certified in Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and in Headache Medicine through the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties.
Dr. Green graduated from Case Western Reserve University, and received his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He received his neurology training at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and during that period worked in the Montefiore Headache Unit of Albert Einstein. He was later appointed director of that unit. He came to Columbia University in 1981, and then New York Medical College. He returned to Columbia University ten years ago to organize a section on headache and facial pain in the department of neurology.
Dr. Green was elected to the Board of Directors of the National Headache Foundation in spring 2010. He was one of the founding editors of Cephalagia, the international headache journal. He also served as the Associate Editor of Headache, the journal of the American Headache Society and is currently the abstract editor of that journal. He has a long-standing interest in neuropharmacology and is a panel member of the Advisory Board of the Food and Drug Administration?s Section on Peripheral and Central Neurological Drugs.
Dr. Green has been active in the practice of headache and facial pain since 1978. He has lectured throughout the world on this subject and has written numerous articles on various subjects concerning headache and facial pain.
Verified Patient Reviews
He was very professional. He took the time to listen to me.
Great first visit. He is smart, thorough, thoughtful and kind. my headache problem is not yet solved (some tests need to be done) but I feel in very good hands...
life changing. only wish i had found him sooner.
I felt he was professional in his approach, thoughtful, and provided a strategic plan we will follow. He was also encouraging that perhaps we can get a handle on diminishing my headaches.
The only issue with this appointment was some confusion between the doctor's office and Zocdoc.
Dr. Green is THE best Neurologist in New York and beyond. He is very smart AND he listens!!!!!! I was referred to him from another doctor (not neurologist) at a different hospital who said, "If I was in need of a neurologist, Dr. Green would be my first choice even though he is not with this hospital." I couldn't agree more!!!
Dr. Green is an amazing neurologist. I would recommend him to anybody.
He is the most intelligent and kind doctor I have ever encountered (besides my brother)
The best headache specialist in NYC.
Very personable, friendly, knowledgeable, seemed genuinely interested in my symptoms and in me as a person.
My wife and I are both physicians. We brought our daughter for a second opinion. We were all wildly impressed with all aspects of Dr. Green's care. He is a remarkable physician.
I need to travel quite a bit to visit him but definitely worth it. He is very familiar with my rare condition and the office is very efficient. The visit is quicker and less frustrating than visits to doctors in my area and helps offset the travel time.
Warm, listened, respected patient, explained things clearly. I'm looking forward to working with him to resolve some of the issues we identified.
He was extremely knowledgeable about migraines and treatment options. He gave me his full attention and listened carefully and asked appropriate questions He suggested a new treatment plan. I felt very encouraged when I left!
Very caring. Very knowledgeable. Knows how to help me.
Th appointment was what I expected from what I had read online and experienced from seeing other neurologists. Dr. Green is very smart and experienced. I will continue to be one of his patients.
very good and very informative.
Dr. Green's obvious expertise combined with his wonderful and patient manner in explaining a fairly complex situation is fantastic. He knows what he is doing and I feel like I am in good hands.
brilliant wonderful doctor!!!!!
Dr. Green is the most patient friendly doctor I have ever had, an amazing compliment for a neurologist! Add to that his breadth of knowledge, and any patient knows he or she is in the best of hands.
Very helpful,interested,concerned for our issue.
He was excellent. Thoughtful and listened carefully to me. I highly recommend Dr. Green.
Great doc that knows a lot about the beast of migraines. His office staff is willing to work with you for refills and communications and he keeps up with the latest studies. Very knowledgable.
Excellent, pleasant, informative and helpful.
perhaps. We will see how it works!!
Thorough, intelligent, listened, kind and seemed eager to help.
very professional and carring