Dr. Howard Lee Weiner MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Howard Weiner is a neurosurgeon in Brookline, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Brigham and Women's Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. He is one of 29 doctors at Brigham and Women's Hospital who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Hospital Affiliation

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Ranked #19 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Colorado
Residency, Neurology, 1974 - 1976

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1970 - 1971

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, Neurology, 1971 - 1973

Children's Hospital, Boston
Residency, Neurology, 1973 - 1974

University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Neurology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

Identification of a unique TGF-β-dependent molecular and functional signature in microglia.
Butovsky, O.,Jedrychowski, M. P.,Moore, C. S.,Cialic, R.,Lanser, A. J.,Gabriely, G.,Koeglsperger, T.,Dake, B.,Wu, P. M.,Doykan, C. E.,Fanek, Z.,Liu, L.,Chen, Z.,Rothstein, J. D.,Ransohoff, R. M.,Gygi, S. P.,Antel, J. P.,Weiner, H. L.

Clinical relevance and functional consequences of the TNFRSF1A multiple sclerosis locus.
Ottoboni, L.,Frohlich, I. Y.,Lee, M.,Healy, B. C.,Keenan, B. T.,Xia, Z.,Chitnis, T.,Guttmann, C. R.,Khoury, S. J.,Weiner, H. L.,Hafler, D. A.,De Jager, P. L.

Evaluation of circulating osteopontin levels in an unselected cohort of patients with multiple sclerosis: relevance for biomarker development.
Kivisäkk, P.,Healy, B. C.,Francois, K.,Gandhi, R.,Gholipour, T.,Egorova, S.,Sevdalinova, V.,Quintana, F.,Chitnis, T.,Weiner, H. L.,Khoury, S. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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