Overview

Departments

Neurology

Centers & Specialties

Vascular Center

Clinical Interests
  • Intracerebral hemorrage (brain bleeds)
  • Ischemic stroke (brain infarcts)
  • Stroke prevention
  • Cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA)
  • Stroke
Medical Education
  • MD, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa School of Medicine
  • Residency, Istanbul Medical University|Residency, University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
  • Fellowship, Istanbul Medical University|Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Foreign Languages
  • French
  • Turkish
Locations
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Patient Gateway
Yes, learn more
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
Patient Age Group
Adult
Gender
Male

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Biography

1988 - 1994Medical School Istanbul University
Cerrahpasa Medical School
1995 - 2002Internship, Residency, and Fellowship Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical School Hospital
Neurology, Stroke
2003 - 2005Clinical Research Massachusetts General Hospital
Neurology, Clinical Trials Unit
2005 - 2009Residency University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Neurology
2009 - 2010


2010 -
Fellowship


Stroke Neurologist
Partners / Massachusetts General / Brigham Women
Stroke and Neurocritical care

Massachusetts General Hospital
Stroke Service

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Research & Publications

Research Summary
Structural and Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Predictors of Hemorrhage Recurrence and Disease Progression in Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy
Volumetric MRI markers of tissue injury in Acute Stroke
Determinants and prognostic value of metabolic derangements in acute ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke
Publications

View my most recent publications at PubMed

Gurol ME, Irizarry MC, Smith EE, Greenberg SM
Plasma beta-amyloid and white matter lesions in AD, MCI, and cerebral amyloid angiopathy.
Neurology. 2006 Jan 10; 66 (1): 23-9

Gurol ME, Greenberg SM
Management of intracerebral hemorrhage.
Curr Atheroscler Rep. 2008 Aug ; 10 (4): 324-31

Gurol ME, St Louis EK
Treatment of cerebellar masses.
Curr Treat Options Neurol. 2008 Mar ; 10 (2): 138-50

Gurol ME
Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy
Turkish Journal of Neurology. 2009 ; 15 (1): 1-9

Greenberg SM, Grabowski T, Gurol ME, et al
Detection of isolated cerebrovascular beta-amyloid with Pittsburgh compound B.
Ann Neurol. 2008 Nov ; 64 (5): 587-91

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Contact

Neurology & Stroke Services
15 Parkman Street
Boston MA, 02114-3117
Phone 1: 617-726-8459

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