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- 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

Dr. TorbeyMichel T. Torbey, MD, MPH, FCCM, FAHA
Professor of Neurology and Neurological Surgery
Vice Chair of Hospital Affairs
Director, Division of Cerebrovascular Diseases & Neurocritical Care
Medical Director, OSU Neurovascular Stroke Center

OSU Appointment: 2011

Background: Dr. Torbey received his medical degree from the American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine in Beirut, Lebanon. He then completed his Neurology residency at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, followed by a fellowship in Neurocritical Care at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Torbey received his Master of Public Health (MPH) degree in epidemiology from the University of Massachusetts School of Public Health.

Dr. Torbey comes to the Ohio State University from the Medical College of Wisconsin, where he was an Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery, as well as the director of both the Stroke Critical Care Program and the Neuro-intensive Care Unit.

Board Certifications:
American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Neurology)
American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Vascular Neurology)
United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties (Neurocritical Care)

Clinical Interests: Cerebrovascular diseases, neurocritical care, traumatic brain injury, hyperacute stroke treatment, intracerebral hemorrhage, neurosonology, and application of multimodal neuro-monitoring techniques in the ICU.

Research Interests:
Dr. Torbey’s research focuses on the application of neuroprotective strategies in traumatic brain injury, global and focal ischemia models. He is also involved in multicenter NIH-funded clinical trials for acute neurological disorders.

Languages: English, Arabic, French

Appointment Phone: (614) 685-6917 (Ms. Nancy Webb, Assistant)
Fax: (614) 366-7004

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