Dr. Birnbaum is board certified in Neurology and Vascular Neurology. Additionally, he completed a two-year Endovascular Neurosurgery Fellowship and is certified in Neuroendovascular Surgery by the Committee on Advanced Subspecialty Training (CAST) Society of Neurological Surgeons. His dual training in Neurology and Endovascular Neurosurgery gives him a unique understanding in the realm of vascular disorders of the nervous system.
Dr. Birnbaum is a Professor in the Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Radiology at UTHSA and holds the Ross J. Sibert Research Fund Distinguished Chair. He is the Stroke Director at UTHSA and University Hospital, as well as the Vascular Neurology Fellowship Director at UTHSA.