Jonathan Grossberg, MD

Assistant Professor

Emory University Department of Neurosurgery


  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Medical Honors Society, 2013
  • Warren-Alpert Medical School at Brown University Melvyn Gelch Prize, Department of Neurosurgery, 2013
  • Rhode Island Hospital Resident of the Month, 2011
  • Congress of State Neurosurgical Societies Socioeconomic Fellowship, 2010-11
  • Warren-Alpert Medical School at Brown University Dean’s Prize for the outstanding medical student in the graduating class, 2006

Clinical Focus

  • Aneurysm-brain and cerebral
  • Angioplasty/angiogram
  • Arteriovenous malformation/fistula-brain and spine
  • Brain and head injury
  • Carotid endarterectomy
  • Carotid stenting
  • Cavernous malformation
  • Cerebrovascular accident
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intracerebral hemorrhage
  • Laminectomy
  • Microvascular surgery
  • Radiculopathy
  • Stereotactic surgery
  • Stroke
  • Transient ischemic attacks


  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Stare Neurosurgical Societies
  • Society of Neuro-Interventional Surgery
  • BA, Brown University, 2002
  • MD, Brown University Medical School, 2006
  • Internship in General Surgery, Warren-Alpert Medical School at Brown University, 2007
  • Residency, Warren-Alpert Medical School at Brown University, 2013
  • Fellowship in Open Cerebrovascular & Endovascular Neurosurgery, Emory University, 2015
  • Grossberg JA, Jayaraman MV, Shaikhouani A: Does Pre-Treatment Perfusion Imaging Decrease Hemorrhage in Intra-Arterial Stroke Therapy? (Manuscript in Progress)
  • Ratanaprasatporn L, Spader HS, Grossberg JA, Klinge PM: Pituitary Apoplexy and Vasospasm Following Removal of Craniopharyngioma (Manuscript Submitted)
  • Spader HS, Ratanaprasatporn L, Grossberg JA, Mandelbaum D, Boxerman J, Rogg J, Klinge PM: Technical Note- Chiari I Decompression with Tonsillar Coagulation without 4 Duraplasty. (Manuscript Submitted).
  • Vasudevan K, Grossberg JA, Spader HS, Torabi R, Oyelese AA. Age Increases the Risk of Postoperative Dysphagia and Aspiration after Odontoid Screw Fixation (Manuscript Submitted)
  • Spader HS, Grossberg JA, Haas RA, Soares GM: Fundamentals of the Neurologic Examination for Patients Undergoing Central Nervous System Interventional Procedures. Semin Intervent Radiol 2013; 30(3):240-4.
  • Grossberg JA, Jayaraman MV, Doberstein C, Haas R: Endovascular Treatment of Acute Carotid Occlusion. Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2013; 115(12):2521-2523.
  • Jayaraman MV, Grossberg JA, Meisel KM, Shaikhouani A, Silver B: The Clinical and Radiographic Importance of Distinguishing Partial from Near-Complete Reperfusion Following Intra-Arterial Stroke Therapy. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 2013; 34(1):135-9.
  • Spader H, Grossberg J, Oyelese AA. Surgery in the Treatment of Lower Back Pain II— Lumbar Stenosis and Disc Herniations. Med Health RI 2012; 95(12):384-90.
  • Doberstein CE, Goldman MA, Grossberg JA, Spader HS: The Safety and Feasibility of Outpatient Carotid Endarterectomy. Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2012; 114(2):108-11.
  • Vasudevan K, Spader HS, Grossberg JA, Murphy T, Jayaraman MV. Successful Endovascular Treatment of a Holo-Hemispheric Cerebral Arteriovenous Fistula in an Infant. J Neurointerv Surg 2011; 4(5):e26.