Alan Boulos, MD

Department of Neurosurgery
Member of AMC Faculty

Dr. Boulos performs some of the most advanced neurosurgical and minimally invasive procedures available. He specializes in the surgical and endovascular management of cerebrovascular disorders of the brain and spine, including stroke, cerebral aneurysm, carotid and intracranial vessel stenosis, and arteriovenous malformation (AVM), as well as complex skull-base surgery for brain tumors.

Dr. Boulos is the Dean of Albany Medical College. As such, he oversees the work of more than 2,000 staff, including biomedical scientists in four interdisciplinary research centers and more than 500 faculty physicians. The third alumnus of the College and first neurosurgeon to be named to the medical school’s top position, Dr. Boulos joined Albany Med in 2002, was named chief of the Division of Neurosurgery in 2009, and became the inaugural chair of the Department of Neurosurgery in 2013, He is also the Herman and Sunny Stall Chair of Endovascular Surgery, founding director of Neurovascular Surgery, and professor of Neurosurgery and Radiology. Under his oversight, the former Division of Neurosurgery was granted departmental status in response to their growth as well as the strength of their clinical, academic, and research pursuits.

A graduate of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, N.Y., and Albany Medical College physician-scientist joint degree program, he completed his neurosurgery residency at Albany Medical Center before completing a fellowship in Neuroendovascular surgery at Millard Fillmore Hospital in Buffalo.

The author of numerous publications, Dr. Boulos is a member of several professional societies, including the American College of Surgeons, the American Heart Association, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, the Cerebrovascular Section of the AANS and CNS, and the Society of Neurointerventional Surgery.

Active in the community, Dr. Boulos serves as President of the Board of Directors of the Capital Region American Heart Association and is a member of the Board of Directors of the Doane Stuart School in Rensselaer, N.Y.

Neurological Surgery

American Board of Neurological Surgery

Medical School

Doctor of Medicine (MD)
Albany Medical College
Albany, NY


Endovascular Neurosurgery
Millard Fillmore Gates Circle Hospital
Buffalo, NY


Albany Medical College
Albany, NY


Surgery (General Surgery)
Albany Medical College
Albany, NY
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Room 311
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