Dr. Bekelis is a board certified, fellowship trained neurosurgeon with subspecialty training in
minimally invasive endovascular neurosurgery. He additionally specializes in Gamma Knife
Radiosurgery, and complex spine, and brain operations.
As one of the most widely published stroke researchers in the country, with several national and
international awards, Dr. Bekelis is the Chairman of Neurointerventional Services for Catholic
Health (CH), the Director of the Stroke and Brain Aneurysm Center of Long Island, and the
Co-Director of the Neuro ICU at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center (GSHMC).
Dr Bekelis led the team that achieved the certification of the Stroke and Brain Aneurysm Center of
Long Island as a Comprehensive Stroke Center by The Joint Commission, the only one of its kind in
the South Shore of Long Island, in less than a year after the inception of the program.
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