Faculty and Staff

Luis J Mejico, MD

Luis J Mejico, MD
Appointed 07/01/00
813 Jacobsen Hall
175 Elizabeth Blackwell Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
315 464-4243

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Neurology: Neuro-Ophthalmology and Headache
  • Ophthalmology: Neuro-Ophthalmology

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Neurology

Clinic/Unit

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Johns Hopkins University, 2000, Neuro-Ophthalmology & Neuro-Otology
  • Residency: Medstar-Georgetown Medical Center, 1999, Neurology
  • MD: Univ. Catolica De Cordoba, Fac De Med, Argentina, 1993

Clinical Interests

  • I direct the Neuro-Ophthalmology Unit and the Headache Clinic at University Hospital. I also consult on patients with dizziness.

Research Interests

  • Clinical reasearch in various Neuro-Ophthalmic conditions such as idiopathic intracranial hypertension; as well as multiple sclerosis and headache syndromes.

Clinical Trials

  • A Phase 2/3, Randomized, Double-Masked, Sham-Controlled Trial of QPI-1007 Delivered by Single or Multi-Dose Intravitreal Injection(s) to Subjects with Acute Nonarteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy (NAION)
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Specialties & Certification

  • Neurology
  • Neurotology
  • Neuroophthalmology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Brain Tumor
  • Dizziness and Vertigo
  • Headaches
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Strabismus
  • Visual Field Defect

Treats

  • Adults and Children

Treatments/Services

  • Botox Injections for Migraine
  • Infusional Therapies
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Neurologic Evaluation
  • Sphenopalatine Ganglion Block (SPG) for Migraines

Associations/Memberships

  • American Academy of Neurology (AAN), Fellow
  • North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS), Fellow
  • American Headache Society (AHS)
  • American Neurological Association, Fellow

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • VA Medical Center

Languages Spoken (Other Than English)

  • Spanish

Web Resources

Publications

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Research

Clinical Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/mejicol
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/mejicol
Volunteer Faculty

Research Coordinator

Catherine Attanasio
Courtney Goodrich

Alisha Hartwell


Fellows

Clinical Neurophysiology Fellow
Puneet Kapur, MD,MPH, PGY-5

Neurocritical Care Fellows
Wyssem Ramdani, MD, PGY-6

Vascular Fellow
Sanam Anwer, MD, PGY-5


Residents

Meet our Residents

Clinical and Support Staff

Sandra Gibson, NP
Marcia Harris, RN,FNP
Stephanie Loveless, NP

Pamela Kirch, NP
Margaret Randazzo, RN
Brenda Schader, NP
Sari-Ann Yonaty, NP


Administration

Ellie Scala, MBA, CPA - Practice Administrator
Natalie Mulholland - Practice Manager
Laura Rodriguez - Administrative Assistant
Jamie Fraser - Administrative Assistant
Donna Cairns - Chairman's Assistant


Education Administrators

Mary Phelan, BS, C-TAGME - Education Administrator - Neurology Residency and Fellowship Programs
Erica Gough, BS - Neuroscience Clerkship Coordinator
Kelly Ryan Merrill - Neurosurgery Program Administrator