James T. Goodrich, MD, PhD

Chief, Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Professor of Neurosurgery

Contact Information

P: 718.920.7400 F: 718.519.6876

Primary Location

Montefiore Medical Center111 East 210th StreetBronx, NY 10467-2401
  • Specialties & Focus


    • Neurological Surgery
    Clinical Focus
    • Craniosynostosis, craniostenosis, craniosynostosis repair, craniofacial surgery, syndromic craniosynostosis, single suture synostosis, cranial vault remodeling, strip craniectomy, endoscopic craniofacial surgery, surgery for craniosynostosis, helmet molding, LeFort distraction, distraction osteogenesis, FGFR genes, coronal synostosis (stenosis), Sagittal synostosis (stenosis), metopic synostosis (stenosis) Lambdoid synostosis (stenosis), plagiocephaly, scaphocephaly, trigoncephaly, trigonocephaly, multi-sutural synostosis, Apert, Crouzon, Sathre-Chotzen, Pfeiffer, Cloverleaf skull, Carpenter, cleft lip and palate disorders, surgical treatment of cleft lip and plate, craniofacial surgery for congenital malformations and post-traumatic head and facial injuries, minimally invasive surgery for craniosynostosis
  • Education & Training

    Medical Education

    Columbia University


    Residency Program

    Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center

  • Biography

    Personal Biography

    Dr. James T. Goodrich is director of the Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery and Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery, Pediatrics, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He completed his undergraduate work at the University of California, Irvine and his graduate studies at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences of Columbia University receiving a Masters and Doctorate of Philosophy. He received his Doctorate of Medicine from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. Intern and residency training was completed at Presbyterian Hospital in New York City and the New York Neurological Institute. Dr. Goodrich also holds the rank of Professor Contralto of Neurological Surgery at the University of Palermo in Palermo, Italy. He has a particular interest in complex craniofacial anomalies being a central member of the Craniofacial Center at Montefiore. He has advanced the surgical techniques used for repair of these conditions. He has authored numerous book chapters and articles on the subject and is known internationally as a prominent lecturer on the topic.

  • Locations

    Primary Location

    Montefiore Medical Center

    111 East 210th StreetBronx, NY 10467-2401

    P: 718.920.7400 F: 718.519.6876

    Additional Locations

    Montefiore Weiler Hospital
    1825 Eastchester RoadBronx, NY 10461-2301 P: 718.920.7400 F: 718.519.6876 Additional Details