Nelson Moss, MD

About Me

  • Clinical Expertise: Primary Brain Tumors; Metastatic Brain Tumors; Low-Grade Glioma; Acoustic Neuroma (Vestibular Schwannoma); Meningioma and Skull Base/Craniofacial Surgery
  • Awards and Honors: Distinguished House Staff Award, NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center (2017); Charlie Kunz Scholar Award (2016); First Place Awardee, New York Society for Neurosurgery (2015); Chordoma Foundation Research Support (2014-5 and 2015-6)
  • Languages Spoken: English; Farsi; Spanish
  • Education: MD, Harvard Medical School
  • Residencies: Neurosurgery – NewYork–Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center/Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Fellowships: Neurosurgical Oncology – MD Anderson Cancer Center

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Clinical Trials

As home to one of the world’s top cancer research centers, Memorial Sloan Kettering is typically involved in more than 900 clinical trials at a given time. Currently, clinical trials focused on the conditions I treat are enrolling new patients. If you’re interested in joining a clinical trial, click to learn about the trial’s purpose, eligibility criteria, and how to get more information.

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Most major health insurers offer plans that include MSK as one of their in-network providers. If MSK is in-network, it means all our doctors are too. Medicaid and New York State Medicare also provide benefits for care at MSK.

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