Dr Christoph Griessenauer, MD

Dr Christoph Griessenauer is an open vascular/endovascular neurosurgeon at Geisinger in Danville, PA. Dr. Griessenauer attended Paracelsus Medizinische Privatuniversität in Austria, where he received his medical degree. He then spent a year at the Mayo Clinic to do research in functional neurosurgery. He completed his residency in neurosurgery at the University of Alabama, Birmingham and subsequently did a fellowship in open and endovascular neurosurgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard University, in Boston. Dr. Griessenauer is an Associate Professor of Neurosurgery at Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. He has an interest in genetic aspects of cerebral aneurysms and subarachnoid hemorrhage as well as ischemic stroke, particularly in genetic determinants of cerebral collateral formation and implications in large vessel occlusion stroke and mechanical thrombectomy.