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Mischer Neuroscience Associates welcomes Neurosurgeon and Stroke Medical Director at Memorial Hermann The Woodlands

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Sabih T. Effendi, MD, a fellowship trained cerebrovascular and endovascular neurosurgeon, has joined Mischer Neuroscience Associates at Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center.  He will serve as Stroke Medical Director for the hospital. 

“Dr. Effendi will be a tremendous asset to our team.  He’s been serving patients in our community already for 12 years and has earned a reputation among his patients and peers as a physician who provides high-quality care and achieves excellent outcomes,” said Geoffrey Zubay, M.D., neurosurgeon and Medical Director of Mischer Neuroscience Associates.

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Sabih T. Effendi, MD

Dr. Effendi grew up in The Woodlands and attended Oakridge High School.  He graduated with honors from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in 2010 and went on to complete his neurological surgery residency at Baylor College of Medicine and MD Anderson Cancer Center, where he received the Kinjiro Iwata Award for Excellence and Leadership.

Dr. Effendi has extensive clinical expertise in cortical/subcortical brain mapping and minimally invasive cranial, skull base, spinal and peripheral nerve surgery.  His clinical interests also include: stroke and carotid disease; brain, pituitary and spinal tumors; awake craniotomy; cerebral and spinal angiograms; brain and spine aneurysms and arteriovenous malformations (AVMs); intracranial atherosclerotic disease; gliomas, meningiomas, pituitary adenomas; epilepsy surgery; trigeminal neuralgia; and Chiari malformation.

To learn more about Mischer Neuroscience Associates or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Effendi, visit or call (713) 897-5900.

Source: Memorial Hermann