Nduka Amankulor, MD

  • Assistant Professor

Nduka Amankulor, MD, a specialist in the surgical treatment of complex brain and spine tumors, joined the Department of Neurological Surgery in June of 2012.

Dr. Amankulor received his medical degree and neurosurgical training from the Yale University School of Medicine. He then completed a clinical fellowship in neurosurgical oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York.

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Amankulor is a cancer biologist and immunologist engaged in developing new therapeutic strategies for primary (diffuse gliomas and GBM) and metastatic brain tumors.

Education & Training

  • BA, Philosophy, New York University, 1998
  • MD, Yale School of Medicine, 2004