Brain & Spine Tumor Leaders
The Co-Directors of the Brain & Spine Tumor Program together offer a combined expertise in neurosurgery and medical oncology. These highly experienced physicians work together with a team of support staff and other specialists with a commitment to diagnosing and treating brain and spine tumors. Learn more about our experts:
Dr. Sathi is a board certified surgeon focusing on both complicated brain and spine surgery. He obtained his Bachelors of Science in Neuroscience from the University of Rochester and received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School. He continued his interest in the neurosciences by training in neurosurgery. Dr. Sathi served as general surgery intern and neurosurgery resident at the Harvard Medical School program, The Children’s Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. After finishing his residency, he entered a skull base and cerebrovascular surgery fellowship at Mayfield Institute at the University of Cincinnati.
Dr. Sathi is chief of neurosurgery at John T. Mather Memorial Hospital and founding member of Long Island Neuroscience Specialists.
Dr. Chu is board certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology and Oncology. After receiving his Bachelors of Science in biology from Cornell University, Dr. Chu went on to receive his medical degree from St. George’s University. He did his internship and residency training at Stony Brook University Hospital. He completed his fellowship training at Stony Brook University Hospital as well, being named chief fellow during his last year. He practices at New York Cancer & Blood Specialists.