Meet Our Neuro-Oncology Cancer Team

Benefit from the most advanced care for brain, spine and nerve cancer at Montefiore Einstein Cancer Center in the Bronx. Here you can expect the latest treatments, guidance and support. You’ll receive a treatment plan tailored to your needs and best care available. We’ll focus on what all cancer patients need most—healing and hope.

Neuro-Oncology Cancer Team Leaders

Our experienced specialists direct our neuro-oncology cancer team. They ensure you receive the most effective and safe treatments for your cancer.

Madhur K. Garg, MD, MBA

Clinical Director, Radiation Oncology

Patrick A. Lasala, MD

Vice Chair of Neurosurgery

Adilia Hormigo, MD, PhD

Professor, Department of Oncology (Medical Oncology)

Neuro-Oncology Cancer Team

Our team offers well-rounded, whole-person care. Together we help you have the best outcomes. And we’ll provide the best possible quality of life during and after your treatment.
Michelle Bina

Michelle Bina

Genetic Counselor

Emad N. Eskandar, MD, MBA

Jeffrey P. Bergstein Chair in Neurological Surgery

Eugene S. Flamm, MD

Past Chairman of Neurosurgery

Shalom Kalnicki, MD

Associate Director, Clinical Affairs, Montefiore Einstein Cancer Center

Barbara Lyall, Patient Navigator (Nurse Practitioner)

Barbara Lyall, Patient Navigator (Nurse Practitioner)

Janet McHenry, Patient Navigator (Nurse Practitioner)

Janet McHenry, Patient Navigator (Nurse Practitioner)

Vijay Yanamadala

Vijay Yanamadala

Reza Yassari, MD

Chief, Division of Spinal Neurosurgery