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Tim Lekic, MD, Neurology, New York, NY


Neurology New York, NY

Vascular Neurology


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Education & Training

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
    New York Presbyterian HospitalFellowship, Vascular Neurology, 2015 - 2017
  • Loma Linda University Health Education ConsortiumResidency, Neurology, 2011 - 2015
  • Loma Linda University School of Medicine
    Loma Linda University School of MedicineClass of 2011
  • Loma Linda UniversityPh.D., Physiology, 2010
  • Burman UniversityB.S., 1997 - 2001

Certifications & Licensure

  • LA State Medical License
    LA State Medical License 2017 - 2017
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2016 - 2021
  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 2016 - 2018
  • IN State Medical License
    IN State Medical License 2015 - 2017
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2013 - 2022
  • ND State Medical License
    ND State Medical License Active through 2017
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Neurology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Julian T. Hoff, Neurosurgical Research Fellowship 2007
  • William McCluskey Science Award Biology Department, Canadian University College, 1999

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Crotalus atrox venom preconditioning increases plasma fibrinogen and reduces perioperative hemorrhage in a rat model of surgical brain injury  
    Kim CH, McBride DW, Raval R, Sherchan P, Hay KL, Gren EC, Kelln W, Lekic T, Hayes WK, Bull BS, Applegate R, Tang J, Zhang JH, Sci Rep, 1/19/2017
  • Crotalus Atrox Venom Preconditioning Increases Plasma Fibrinogen and Reduces Perioperative Hemorrhage in a Rat Model of Surgical Brain Injury  
    Tim Lekic, Richard Applegate, Cherine H Kim, Brian S Bull, Ronak Raval, Nature
  • Crotalus helleri venom preconditioning reduces postoperative cerebral edema and improves neurological outcomes after surgical brain injury  
    Kim CH, McBride DW, Sherchan P, Person CE, Gren EC, Kelln W, Lekic T, Hayes WK, Tang J, Zhang JH, Neurobiol Dis, 1/9/2017
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  • Experimental models of brain hemorrhage using clostridial collagenase (Dissertation)