|Allen H. Maniker, MD|
|Allen H. Maniker, MD, is Chief of the Department of Neurosurgery at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. His areas of expertise and clinical and research interests include general neurosurgery, neurotrauma and peripheral nerve surgery. Prior to joining BI, he was Director of Neurotrauma and Director of the New Jersey Peripheral Nerve Center at the New Jersey Medical School at the University Hospital in Newark, New Jersey.
A diplomate of the American Board of Neurological Surgeons, Dr. Maniker serves as President of the Peripheral Nerve Task Force of the AANS/CNS. He also sits on the Executive Committee of the AANS/CNS section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves. He is the author of Operative Exposures in Peripheral Nerve Surgery and has written numerous articles for many professional journals. Additionally, he has made presentations both in the United States and abroad on peripheral nerve surgery.
Dr. Maniker received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan. He completed an Internship in general surgery and a Residency in Neurological Surgery at The New Jersey Medical School. He remained on faculty after his training, rising to the level of Professor. His training also includes a clinical research fellowship in Neurotrauma at the Medical College of Virginia and fellowships in Peripheral Nerve Surgery at Louisiana State University Medical Center, under Dr. David Kline, and at the University of Washington School of Medicine under Dr. Michel Kliot.