Skip to main content

Dr. Babak S. Jahromi: Faculty Experts

Not seeing the results that match your search? FILTER BY CATEGORY AND FIELD

Dr. Babak S. Jahromi

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Vice Chair, Regional Neurosurgery, Northwestern Medicine
Professor & Chief, Cerebrovascular/Neurointerventional Surgery, Northwestern University
Surgical Director, NMH Comprehensive Stroke Center


Areas of Focus

  • Brain aneurysms
  • Brain vascular malformations (AVM, cavernoma, DAVF)
  • Stroke
  • Carotid and intracranial stenosis
  • Bypass surgery for moyamoya disease
  • Hemifacial spasm
  • Trigeminal neuralgia


  • Cerebral vasospasm
  • Intracerebral hemorrhage
  • Outcomes following stroke and subarachnoid hemorrhage
  • Use of advanced imaging to guide treatment of acute stroke
  • Imaging/intervention in carotid disease
  • Trigeminal neuralgia


Dr. Jahromi is a dual-trained neurosurgeon with extensive experience in endovascular and cerebrovascular surgery. He holds fellowships from the Universities of Miami and Buffalo, and a PhD from the University of Chicago. His work has been widely published, with over 200 papers, abstracts and book chapters to date.