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Dr. Jacques J. Morcos, MD, FRCS, FAANS

Neurological Surgeon

59 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Dr. Morcos specializes in the field of cerebrovascular and skullbase surgery. He completed his neurosurgical residency at the University of Minnesota. He then completed two Fellowships: one in Cerebrovascular surgery at University of Florida and the second in Cerebrovascular and Skullbase surgery at Barrow Neurological Institute. In 1995, he joined the Faculty at the University of Miami's Department of Neurological Surgery. Dr. Morcos treats all aspects of cerebrovascular disease including aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations, carotid stenosis, and intracranial atherosclerosis including bypass surgery. He also treats all aspects of brain tumor and skullbase surgery, including pituitary and skull base tumors (meningiomas, schwannomas, acoustic neuromas, carcinomas) as well as gliomas and brain metastases. He also has an active radiosurgery practice. Dr. Morcos has received numerous awards such as: the Dalziel Ferns Prize from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh for the highest marks during 6 years and the Peyton Society Award for ranking 1st in the American Board of Neurological Surgery written exam. He is Director-at-large in the North American Skull Base Society, serves on multiple Surgeons and the World Federation of Neurological Societies committees and is Past Chair of the Joint American Association of Neurological Surgeons/Congress of Neurological Surgeons Cerebrovascular Section. He is on the editorial board of several journals including Journal of Neurosurgery and World Neurosurgery. His research includes directing a microsurgical anatomical dissection lab in the anatomy of the brain and skullbase and surgical approaches and is also involved in projects using virtual reality to study the brain, blood vessels and skull base
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Neurological Surgeon

    Education & Training

    American University of Beirut, New York Office (Residency)

    University of Florida College of Medicine (Fellowship)

    St. Joseph's Hospital & Medical Ctr (Fellowship)

    University of Minnesota Hospital & Clinics (Residency)

    Doctorate - American University of Beirut, New York Office

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Neurological Surgery

    Languages

    Arabic

    French

    Insurances

    Please contact Dr. Morcos' office to confirm accepted insurance plans.

    Locations

    UHealth Outpatient Center

    1295 Northwest 14th Street

    Miami, FL 33125

    (305) 243-6946

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Jacques Morcos accepting new patients?

    Yes, Jacques Morcos is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Jacques Morcos offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Morcos's office at (305) 243-6946 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Jacques Morcos offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Morcos's office at (305) 243-6946 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Jacques Morcos speak?

    Jacques Morcos speaks English, Arabic and French.

    Which board certifications does Jacques Morcos have?

    Jacques Morcos is certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery.

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