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Fabio M. Iwamoto, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Deputy Director, Division of Neuro-oncology


  • MD: Federal University of Parana, Brazil
  • Residency: (Neurology) New York-Presbyterian Hospital – Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Fellowship: (Neuro-oncology) Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Board Certification: Neurology

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710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032

51 West 51st Street, Suite 380
New York, NY 10019

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Dr. Iwamoto is a neuro-oncologist whose previously training includes a neurology residency at New York Presbyterian Hospital — Weill Cornell and a neuro-oncology fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.

For over 3 years, Dr. Iwamoto was an attending physician and an Investigator at the Neuro-oncology Branch, a trans-institute branch of the National Cancer Institute and National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, in Bethesda, MD. At the intramural NIH, Dr. Iwamoto was a principal investigator in early phase clinical trials for brain tumors and worked with laboratory and computational scientists in several translational projects in brain tumors.

Dr. Iwamoto was recruited to Columbia University as the Deputy Director of the Neuro-oncology Division to develop the clinical and translational research components of this program. He is an expert in the diagnosis, management and treatment of brain and spinal cord tumors as well as neurological complications of cancer.

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