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Division of Cerebrovascular Disease & Neurocritical Care


Stroke Division
About Stroke
- Signs & Symptoms
- Effects of Stroke
Neurovascular Stroke Center
Neurocritical Care
Endovascular Stroke Intervention

Appointments and Referrals

- Michel Torbey, MD, MPH, FCCM, FAHA
- Diana Greene-Chandos, MD
- Mohamad Chmayssani, MD
- Andrew Slivka, MD, FAHA
- Noah Grose, RN, CNP, ACNP
- Karen Wiles, BSN, RN, CCM
- Susan Yeager, MS, RN, CCRN, ACNP


Nancy Webb
Administrative Associate
Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases & Neurocritical Care
333 W. 10th Avenue
Suite 3172C
Columbus, Ohio  43210
Office: 614-685-6917
Fax: 614-366-7004

SlivkaAndrew Slivka, MD, FAHA
Professor of Neurology
Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases & Neurocritical Care

OSU Appointment: 1987

Background: Dr. Slivka received his undergraduate degree from Bowling State University (Summa Cum Laude) and his medical degree from The Ohio State University. His Internship was completed at Montefiore Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA and his Residency was completed at The Ohio State University. Dr. Slivka’s other postgraduate training includes a Fellowship in Cerebrovascular Disease done at The New York Hospital, Cornell Medical Center in New York, NY. He is board Certified in Neurology. In 1987, he joined the Department of Neurology at The Ohio State University Medical Center.

Board Certification:
American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)
American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Vascular Neurology)

Clinical Interests: Cerebrovascular diseases

Research Interests:
Dr. Slivka’s main interest is in acute stroke treatment and specifically in the use of intra-arterial thrombolytic therapy. Another topic of interest is in the genetic and hereditary aspects of stroke. He is actively involved as a principal investigator with a number of industry- and NIH- sponsored clinical trails relating to acute stroke treatment and secondary prevention of stroke.

Languages: English

Appointment Phone: (614) 293-4969
Fax: (614) 293-6111

395 W. 12th Ave, 7th Floor
Columbus, OH 43210