About Mahmut Gurol, MD

Dr. Edip Gurol is a stroke neurologist with particular expertise in the care of patients at high risk for ischemic (blockage type) strokes and hemorrhages. His NIH-funded research focuses on clarifying the mechanisms of brain small vessel diseases that increase the risk of both types of strokes. Dr. Gurol is an international expert in stroke prevention for patients with atrial fibrillation and high hemorrhagic risk.

1988 - 1994Medical SchoolIstanbul University
Cerrahpasa Medical School
1995 - 2002Internship, Residency, and FellowshipIstanbul University, Istanbul Medical School Hospital
Neurology, Stroke
2003 - 2005Clinical ResearchMassachusetts General Hospital
Neurology, Clinical Trials Unit
2005 - 2009ResidencyUniversity 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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Locations

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

Medical Education

  • MD, Istanbul University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Istanbul University School of Medicine
  • Residency, University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics
  • Fellowship, Istanbul University School of Medicine
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital

American Board Certifications

  • Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Accepted Insurance Plans

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Research

Structural and Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Predictors of Hemorrhage Recurrence and Disease Progression in Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy
Molecular Mechanisms of Brain Injury in Patients with Age-Related Cerebral Small Vessel Diseases
Understanding embolic and hemorrhagic risk in patients with atrial fibrillation at risk of intracranial hemorrhage and determining the best management aproaches (pharmacological vs nonpharmacological)

 

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