Pictures of Syringomyelia

These scans show patients with a syrinx secondary to Chiari malformation:

A syrinx

A syrinx

Chiari CARE at Weill Cornell | More about Syringomyelia

Syringomyelia is best treated at a major medical center where patients can receive multidisciplinary care from neurological surgeons, neurologists, pain specialists, and other experts.

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Our Care Team

  • Vice Chair for Academic Affairs
  • Professor of Neurological Surgery, Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Associate Residency Director
Phone: 212-746-2363
  • Victor and Tara Menezes Clinical Scholar in Neuroscience
  • Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery in Pediatrics
Phone: 212-746-2363
  • Vice Chair, Neurological Surgery
  • Director, Pediatric Neurological Surgery
Phone: 212-746-2363

Reviewed by Jeffrey Greenfield, Ph.D., M.D. 
Last reviewed/last updated: April 2021

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