Ramesh Babu, MD


Ramesh Babu, M.Ch., M.D., began his neurosurgical training in India at the National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences before coming to the United States and completing his residency at NYU Medical Center. Following this, Dr. Babu completed two fellowships in skull base and microvascular neurosurgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center under Drs. Jannetta and Sekhar, and at the Nordtstadt Klinik in Hanover, Germany under Professor Samii. Dr. Babu has an interest in management of spine disorders including degenerative spine disease and traumatic injuries. He also maintains an interest in the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia. He is an active member of the North American Skull Base Society.

Clinical Addresses

NEW YORK, NY 10016
Phone: 212-263-7481

Medical Specialties


Medical Expertise

Trigeminal Neuralgia, Facial Pain (Cranial/Myo), Skull Based Tumors, Meningioma, Brain Tumors, Pituitary Adenoma, Spine Neurosurgery, Acoustic Neuromas, Hydrocephalus, Chiari Malformation, Craniopharyngioma, Microsurgery


1975-1979 — Andhra Medical College, Medical Education
1978-1979 — King George Hospital (Surgery (Gen)), Internship
1980-1985 — National Institute of Mental Health and NeuroSciences (Neurosurgery), Residency Training
1986-1987 — NYU Medical Center (Neurosurgery), Clinical Fellowships
1987-1993 — NYU Medical Center (Neurosurgery), Residency Training
1992-1993 — University of Pittsburgh Medical Center ([None or N/A]), Clinical Fellowships

Board Certification

1998 — Neurological Surgery

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