Alejandro M. Spiotta, MD

Alejandro M. Spiotta, MD

Physician in Charleston, SC
Specialties: Neurosurgery, Cancer - Brain & Spine Tumors, Spine Surgery
NPI #1346417359

Alejandro Marin Spiotta, MD

Surgical Director of Neurointensive Care Unit

Dr. Alejandro M. Spiotta is a Professor of Neurosurgery & Neuroendovascular surgery, Division Director of Neuroendovascular Surgery, and Program Director of the Neurosurgery Residency training program at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) in the Department of Neurosurgery.Dr. Spiotta received his M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 2005, and his undergraduate degree in molecular biology from the University of Pennsylvania College of Arts and Sciences in 2001. He completed an internship in General Surgery, residency in Neurological Surgery, and fellowship in Neuroendovascular Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic.Dr. Spiotta is board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and is a member of numerous professional and scientific societies including the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Society of Neurointerventional Surgery, and the American Association of Neurological Surgeons. He reviews manuscript submissions for numerous peer reviewed journals, is an associate editor for several journals,Dr. Spiotta's research focus is outcomes research in cerebrovascular disease, device development, implementation of endovascular simulation as training tools among residents and fellows, as well as novel training paradigms for Neurosurgery residents. He is the founder and Principal Investigator of STAR (Stroke Thrombectomy and Aneurysm Registry),Dr. Spiotta's clinical interests are Vascular Neurosurgery and Neuroendovascular Surgery. He specializes in acute stroke thrombectomy, aneurysm coiling and microsurgical clipping, arteriovenous malformations, carotid stenosis

Board Certifications: Neurological Surgery

My Offices

  • Map of 135 Rutledge Ave in Charleston
    MUSC Health Rutledge Tower
    135 Rutledge Ave
    Charleston, SC 29425
    US
    Day of the WeekHours
    MondayOpen 24 Hours
    TuesdayOpen 24 Hours
    WednesdayOpen 24 Hours
    ThursdayOpen 24 Hours
    FridayOpen 24 Hours
    SaturdayOpen 24 Hours
    SundayOpen 24 Hours

Insurances Accepted

Education
  • Fellowship at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Internship at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Medical School
  • Residency at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Residency at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Languages
  • English
  • Spanish
Gender
  • Male

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