Aaron P Tansy

Aaron P Tansy, MD




Aaron Tansy, MD is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Mount Sinai Medical Center and Director of the Stroke Program at Mount Sinai Queens.  He received a BA with honors from Washington University in St. Louis and a MD from Case Western Reserve University. 

Dr. Tansy completed an internship at Metrohealth Medical Center/Case Western Reserve University, a neurology residency at Columbia University, and a vascular neurology fellowship at UCLA.  He is board certified in Adult Neurology with subspecialty certification in Vascular Neurology. 

Dr. Tansy centers his practice on patients with stroke, and has clinical interests within hyperacute ischemic stroke and non-atherosclerotic causes of stroke.  His research interests include imaging, telemedicine, and non-medical therapeutic applications in hyperacute stroke.  Dr. Tansy is a site investigator at Mt. Sinai for multiple national and international clinical trials of stroke.  He has authored multiple peer-reviewed journal articles, reviews, and book chapters.  In addition, Dr. Tansy serves on the editorial board for Frontiers in Neurocritical and Neurohospitalist Care and as an ad-hoc reviewer for peer-reviewed medical journals.


Vascular Neurology

Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Clinical Focus


MD, Case Western Reserve University

Internship, Internal Medicine, MetroHealth Medical Center

Residency, Neurology, Columbia University Medical Center

Fellowship, Neurovascular, UCLA Medical Center