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

2010 -

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

Massachusetts General Hospital
Stroke Service

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Mass General Vascular Center: Stroke Service
55 Fruit St.
Wang Ambulatory Care Center
7th Floor, Suite 720
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-726-8459

Medical Education

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

American Board Certifications

  • Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

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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 approaches (pharmacological vs nonpharmacological)



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