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Emile M Hiesiger, M.D.

Clinical Associate Professor;
Department of Neurology (Neurology)

Contact Info

Address
530 First Avenue, 5F
Schwartz Health Care Center
New York, NY 10016

212-263-6123
212-263-6878


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Medical Specialties

Neurology, Pain Management

Medical Expertise

Pain Management, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, Headaches (Migraines), Pain Neurology, Back/Spine Problems

Clinical Responsibilities

Board certified in Neurology, Dr. Hiesiger is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology

He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of various painful conditions. His areas of special interest include acute and chronic pain emanating from the spine, including certain headaches and pain originating from the coccyx and sacro-iliac joint. He also treats painful conditions related to bone collapse due to osteoporosis, painful scars, RSD and nerve related pain, including neuropathy, neuromas and cranial and facial neuralgias, painful non-malignant tumors and blood vessel abnormalities in the bones of the spine, and pain due to cancer.

He is the author of Your Pain Is Real and Say Goodbye to Back Pain

Languages

French, Spanish

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Board Certification

1983 — Ab Psychiatry & Neurology - Neurology

Education

1978 — New York Medical College, Medical Education
1978-1979 — Metropolitan Hospital Center, Internship
1979-1982 — NYU Medical Center, Residency Training
1982-1984 — Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Clinical Fellowships

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All data from NYU Health Sciences Library Faculty Bibliography — -

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http://hsl.med.nyu.edu/faculty-bibliography-search

Evaluation of the Pain Matrix Using EEG Source Localization: A Feasibility Study
Prichep LS; John ER; Howard B; Merkin H; Hiesiger EM
2011 Aug;12(8):1241-1248, Pain medicine
— id: 135642, year: 2011, vol: 12, page: 1241, stat: Journal Article,

The Brain Tumor Cooperative Group NIH Trial 87-01: a randomized comparison of surgery, external radiotherapy, and carmustine versus surgery, interstitial radiotherapy boost, external radiation therapy, and carmustine
Selker, Robert G; Shapiro, William R; Burger, Peter; Blackwood, Margaret S; Arena, Vincent C; Gilder, John C; Malkin, Mark G; Mealey, John J Jr; Neal, John H; Olson, Jeffrey; Robertson, James T; Barnett, Gene H; Bloomfield, Stephen; Albright, Robert; Hochberg, Fred H; Hiesiger, Emile; Green, Sylvan
2002 Aug;51(2):343-55; discussion 355, Neurosurgery
— id: 61600, year: 2002, vol: 51, page: 343, stat: Journal Article,

Shoulder pain relieved by root canal
Orbach D; Hiesiger E
2001 Nov 13;57(9):1712-1713, Neurology
— id: 26565, year: 2001, vol: 57, page: 1712, stat: Journal Article,

Improved long term survival after intracavitary interleukin-2 and lymphokine-activated killer cells for adults with recurrent malignant glioma
Hayes RL; Koslow M; Hiesiger EM; Hymes KB; Hochster HS; Moore EJ; Pierz DM; Chen DK; Budzilovich GN; Ransohoff J
1995 Sep 1;76(5):840-852, Cancer
— id: 56761, year: 1995, vol: 76, page: 840, stat: Journal Article,

Results of a randomized trial comparing intra-arterial cisplatin and intravenous PCNU for the treatment of primary brain tumors in adults: Brain Tumor Cooperative Group trial 8420A
Hiesiger EM; Green SB; Shapiro WR; Burger PC; Selker RG; Mahaley MS Jr; Ransohoff J 2nd; VanGilder JC; Mealey J Jr; Robertson JT
1995 ;25(2):143-154, Journal of neuro-oncology
— id: 6915, year: 1995, vol: 25, page: 143, stat: Journal Article,

Neurology for non-neurologists
Weinreb, Herman J.; Chou, James C.-Y.; Wisniewski, Thomas; Golomb, Jamie; Hiesiger, Emile M.; Sussman, Norman; Rapoport, David; Henry, Katherine; Krishna, Ranga; Kricheff, Irvin I.; Stiller, Keith
[Irvington, NY] : Pass the Boards, c1995,
— id: 512, year: 1995, vol: , page: , stat: ,

Prognostic relevance of epidermal growth factor receptor (EGF-R) and c-neu/erbB2 expression in glioblastomas (GBMs)
Hiesiger EM; Hayes RL; Pierz DM; Budzilovich GN
1993 May;16(2):93-104, Journal of neuro-oncology
— id: 6401, year: 1993, vol: 16, page: 93, stat: Journal Article,

The value of "the putrescine experience"
Fowler JS; Wolf AP; Volkow ND; Brodie JD; Hiesiger E
1992 Sep;33(9):1720-1721, Journal of nuclear medicine
— id: 61606, year: 1992, vol: 33, page: 1720, stat: Journal Article,

Is [1-11C]putrescine useful as a brain tumor marker? [see comments]
Hiesiger EM; Fowler JS; Logan J; Brodie JD; MacGregor RR; Christman DR; Wolf AP
1992 Feb;33(2):192-200, Journal of nuclear medicine
— id: 13698, year: 1992, vol: 33, page: 192, stat: Journal Article,

Maculopathy caused by intra-arterially administered cisplatin and intravenously administered carmustine
Kupersmith MJ; Seiple WH; Holopigian K; Noble K; Hiesiger E; Warren F
1992 Apr 15;113(4):435-438, American journal of ophthalmology
— id: 13630, year: 1992, vol: 113, page: 435, stat: Journal Article,

MACULOPATHY CAUSED BY CHEMOTHERAPY
KUPERSMITH, M; SEIPLE, W; HOLOPIGIAN, K; NOBLE, K; HIESIGER, E; WARREN, F
1991 MAR 15 ;32(4):690-690, Investigative ophthalmology & visual science. IOVS
— id: 51673, year: 1991, vol: 32, page: 690, stat: Journal Article,

Selegiline as monotherapy in de novo Parkinson's Disease patients
Lieberman, A; Hiesiger, E
1991 ;7:9-12, BNI quarterly
— id: 589922, year: 1991, vol: 7, page: 9, stat: Journal Article,

Plasma carcinoembryonic antigen as an indicator of cerebral metastases
Eden EA; Muggia JM; Hiesiger EM; Muggia FM
1990 Jun;8(3):281-287, Journal of neuro-oncology
— id: 21718, year: 1990, vol: 8, page: 281, stat: Journal Article,

Temporal effects of dexamethasone on blood-to-brain and blood-to-tumor transport of 14C-alpha-aminoisobutyric acid in rat C6 glioma
Shapiro WR; Hiesiger EM; Cooney GA; Basler GA; Lipschutz LE; Posner JB
1990 Jun;8(3):197-204, Journal of neuro-oncology
— id: 61601, year: 1990, vol: 8, page: 197, stat: Journal Article,

Experimental meningeal carcinomatosis selectively depresses local cerebral glucose utilization in rat brain
Hiesiger EM; Picco-Del Bo A; Lipschutz LE; Basler GA; Thaler HT; Posner JB; Shapiro WR
1989 Jan;39(1):90-95, Neurology
— id: 61602, year: 1989, vol: 39, page: 90, stat: Journal Article,

DIFFICULTIES IN DIFFERENTIATING RECURRENT TUMOR FROM TREATMENT RELATED NECROSIS BY POSITRON EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY SCANNING WITH [11C]2-DEOXY-D-GLUCOSE - THE ISSUE OF MIXED LESIONS
HIESIGER, EM; BUDZILOVICH, G; LOGAN, J; FOWLER, JS; BRODIE, JD; WOLF, AP; MACGREGOR, RR; CHRISTMAN, DR; FLAMM, E
1988 MAR ;29(4):171-171, Proceedings (American Association for Cancer Research)
— id: 41772, year: 1988, vol: 29, page: 171, stat: Journal Article,

Pharmacokinetics of tumor cell exposure to [14C]methotrexate after intracarotid administration without and with hyperosmotic opening of the blood-brain and blood-tumor barriers in rat brain tumors: a quantitative autoradiographic study
Shapiro WR; Voorhies RM; Hiesiger EM; Sher PB; Basler GA; Lipschutz LE
1988 Feb 1;48(3):694-701, Cancer research
— id: 61603, year: 1988, vol: 48, page: 694, stat: Journal Article,

Longitudinal CT study of parenchymal brain changes in glioma survivors
Stylopoulos LA; George AE; de Leon MJ; Miller JD; Foo SH; Hiesiger E; Wise A
1988 May-Jun;9(3):517-522, AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology
— id: 9469, year: 1988, vol: 9, page: 517, stat: Journal Article,

MR FEATURES OF NECROTIZING LEUKOENCEPHALOPATHY FOLLOWING IRRADIATION OF MALIGNANT GLIOMA
George, AE; Stylopoulos, LA; Deleon, MJ; Wise, A; Foo, SH; Hiesiger, E
1987 Sep-Oct;8(5):970-970, AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology
— id: 31136, year: 1987, vol: 8, page: 970, stat: Journal Article,

Serial PET studies of human cerebral malignancy with [1-11C]putrescine and [1-11C]2-deoxy-D-glucose
Hiesiger E; Fowler JS; Wolf AP; Logan J; Brodie JD; McPherson D; MacGregor RR; Christman DR; Volkow ND; Flamm E
1987 Aug;28(8):1251-1261, Journal of nuclear medicine
— id: 61607, year: 1987, vol: 28, page: 1251, stat: Journal Article,

LONGITUDINAL CT STUDY OF PARENCHYMAL BRAIN CHANGES IN GLIOMA SURVIVORS
Stylopoulos, LA; George, AE; Deleon, MJ; Miller, J; Foo, SH; Hiesiger, E
1987 Sep-Oct;8(5):948-949, AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology
— id: 31132, year: 1987, vol: 8, page: 948, stat: Journal Article,

Opening the blood-brain and blood-tumor barriers in experimental rat brain tumors: the effect of intracarotid hyperosmolar mannitol on capillary permeability and blood flow
Hiesiger EM; Voorhies RM; Basler GA; Lipschutz LE; Posner JB; Shapiro WR
1986 Jan;19(1):50-59, Annals of neurology
— id: 61604, year: 1986, vol: 19, page: 50, stat: Journal Article,

SERIAL PET STUDIES OF HUMAN CEREBRAL MALIGNANCY WITH [1-C-11] PUTRESCINE (C-11-PUT) AND [1-C-11]2-DEOXY-D-GLUCOSE (C-11-2DG)
HIESIGER, E; LOGAN, J; WOLF, AP; BRODIE, JD; MCPHERSON, D; MACGREGOR, RR; FOWLER, JS; CHRISTMAN, DR; FLAMM, E
1986 JUN ;27(6):889-889, Journal of nuclear medicine
— id: 41432, year: 1986, vol: 27, page: 889, stat: Journal Article,

IMAGING OF HUMAN-BRAIN TUMORS BY POSITRON EMISSION TOMOGRAPHY (PET) USING (1-C-11) PUTRESCINE (C-11-PU) AND (1-C-11)-2-DEOXY-D-GLUCOSE (C-11-2DG)
HIESIGER, EM; FOWLER, J; BRODIE, JD; LOGAN, L; MACGREGOR, R; CHRISTMAN, D; FLAMM, EJ; WOLF, AP
1986 MAR ;27(2):155-155, Proceedings (American Association for Cancer Research)
— id: 41427, year: 1986, vol: 27, page: 155, stat: Journal Article,

The use of pergolide and lisuride, two experimental dopamine agonists, in patients with advanced Parkinson disease
Lieberman AN; Leibowitz M; Gopinathan G; Walker R; Hiesiger E; Nelson J; Goldstein M
1985 Sep;290(3):102-106, American journal of the medical sciences
— id: 61608, year: 1985, vol: 290, page: 102, stat: Journal Article,

Combined use of benserazide and carbidopa in Parkinson's disease
Lieberman AN; Goldstein M; Gopinathan G; Neophytides A; Hiesiger E; Walker R; Nelson J
1984 Feb;34(2):227-229, Neurology
— id: 61609, year: 1984, vol: 34, page: 227, stat: Journal Article,

Long-term treatment with pergolide: decreased efficacy with time
Lieberman AN; Goldstein M; Leibowitz M; Gopinathan G; Neophytides A; Hiesiger E; Nelson J; Walker R
1984 Feb;34(2):223-226, Neurology
— id: 61610, year: 1984, vol: 34, page: 223, stat: Journal Article,

Deprenyl in the treatment of Parkinson's disease. A specific type B monoamine oxidase inhibitor
Lieberman AN; Gopinathan G; Neophytides A; Hiesiger E; Nelson J; Walker R; Goodgold A
1984 Jan;84(1):13-16, New York state journal of medicine
— id: 61611, year: 1984, vol: 84, page: 13, stat: Journal Article,

ADDITION OF CARBIDOPA IN PATIENTS WITH PARKINSONS-DISEASE
LIEBERMAN, AN; DOPINATHAN, G; NEOPHYTIDES, A; HIESIGER, E; NELSON, J; WALKER, R
1984 ;16(1):127-127, Annals of neurology
— id: 575222, year: 1984, vol: 16, page: 127, stat: Journal Article,

Further studies with lisuride in Parkinson's disease
Lieberman AN; Goldstein M; Gopinathan G; Leibowitz M; Neophytides A; Walker R; Hiesiger E
1983 ;22(2):119-123, European neurology
— id: 61613, year: 1983, vol: 22, page: 119, stat: Journal Article,

Bromocriptine and lisuride in Parkinson disease
Lieberman AN; Gopinathan G; Neophytides A; Leibowitz M; Walker R; Hiesiger E
1983 Jan;13(1):44-47, Annals of neurology
— id: 61612, year: 1983, vol: 13, page: 44, stat: Journal Article,

Pneumococcal meningitis associated with retroperitoneal abscess. A rare complication of lumbar puncture
Levine JF; Hiesiger EM; Whelan MA; Pollock AA; Simbekoff MS; Rahal JJ Jr
1982 Nov 12;248(18):2308-2309, JAMA
— id: 61605, year: 1982, vol: 248, page: 2308, stat: Journal Article,

Further studies with pergolide in Parkinson disease
Lieberman AN; Goldstein M; Gopinathan G; Leibowitz M; Neophytides A; Walker R; Hiesiger E; Nelson J
1982 Oct;32(10):1181-1184, Neurology
— id: 61614, year: 1982, vol: 32, page: 1181, stat: Journal Article,

PERGOLIDE IN PARKINSON DISEASE
LIEBERMAN, AN; GOLDSTEIN, M; GOPINATHAN, G; NEOPHYTIDES, A; LEIBOWITZ, M; WALKER, R; HIESIGER, E
1982 ;32(4):A182-A182, Neurology
— id: 575282, year: 1982, vol: 32, page: A182, stat: Journal Article,

Communicating hydrocephalus following total parenteral nutrition
Newman LJ; Heitlinger L; Hiesiger E; Kotsilimbas D; Puljic S
1980 Apr;15(2):215-217, Journal of pediatric surgery
— id: 61615, year: 1980, vol: 15, page: 215, stat: Journal Article,

Significance of ankle blood pressure in the diagnosis of peripheral vascular disease
Baron HC; Hiesiger E
1979 May;45(5):289-292, American surgeon
— id: 19412, year: 1979, vol: 45, page: 289, stat: Journal Article,

Undesirable effects of hemometakinesia induced by vascular reconstruction
Baron HC; Hiesiger E; Sabri M
1979 Apr;148(4):534-538, Surgery, gynecology & obstetrics
— id: 19413, year: 1979, vol: 148, page: 534, stat: Journal Article,

Anoxic myoclonus in the rat
Sharma JN; Snider SR; Fahn S; Hiesiger E
1979 ;26:181-189, Advances in neurology
— id: 61616, year: 1979, vol: 26, page: 181, stat: Journal Article,

Ankle:arm systolic blood pressure ratio. Diagnostic significance in arteriosclerosis obliterans
Baron HC; Hiesiger E
1978 Jun;78(7):1072-1076, New York state journal of medicine
— id: 19414, year: 1978, vol: 78, page: 1072, stat: Journal Article,

Radiography of hydrocephalus after total parenteral nutrition
Puljic S; Newman LJ; Heitlinger L; Chaudhary MY; Hiesiger E; Kotsilimbas D
1978 ;16:76-78, Neuroradiology
— id: 61617, year: 1978, vol: 16, page: 76, stat: Journal Article,