Brian T. Jankowitz, MD


Cooper University Health Care Titles

  • Director, Cerebrovascular Program
  • Neurosurgeon

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Titles

  • Associate Professor of Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery

Professional Type

Cooper University Physician



About Me

World-class vascular neurosurgeon Brian Jankowitz, MD, recently joined Cooper University Health Care as Director of the Cerebrovascular Program at the Cooper Neurological Institute. Dr. Jankowitz brings extensive training, knowledge, and skills to the Cooper Neurological Institute, one of the few, truly multi-disciplinary cerebrovascular teams in the region, consisting of specialists in neurology, neurosurgery, and neuroradiology.

Prior to joining Cooper, Dr. Jankowitz was associate professor of neurological surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and served as faculty of the UPMC Neurosurgery Department and UPMC Stroke Institute, where he specialized in both open and endovascular neurosurgery.

Dr. Jankowitz earned a bachelor of science degree from the University of Notre Dame and received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine. He then completed his surgical internship, neurosurgical residency, and fellowship in cerebrovascular surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He is board certified in neurological surgery and CAST (Committee on Advanced Subspeciality Training) in neuroendovascular surgery. He is the primary investigator for numerous clinical trials in the United States, which will available to patients at Cooper.

Office Locations

Cooper MultiSpecialty Center at Camden Campus

Three Cooper Plaza
Suite 104
Camden, NJ 08103
Phone: 856.968.8695
Fax: 856.968.8206
Maps & Directions

Education & Training

Medical SchoolTemple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
InternshipSurgery - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
ResidencyNeurological Surgery - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
FellowshipVascular Surgery - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA

Special Interests

Intracranial aneurysm (surgical clipping and endovascular treatment), carotid stenosis (endarterectomy, stenting, TCAR), carotid occlusion, carotid dissection, moyamoya disease, extra-intracranial bypass, arteriovenous malformations


  • American Heart Association Stroke Council
  • Pennsylvania Neurosurgical Society
  • Allegheny County Medical Society/Pennsylvania Medical Society
  • Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeon
  • AANS/CNS Cerebrovascular Section
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Endovascular Neurosurgery Research Group

Awards and Honors

  • Novo Nordisk Award, Section on Neurotrauma and Critical Care, for select abstract entitled Controlled Normothermia Attenuates Intracranial Hypertension After Severe Traumatic Brain Injury, CNS Annual Meeting, San Diego

Editorial Positions

Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering

Neurology & Neurosciences

Ad-hoc Reviewer, The Spine Journal

Ad-hoc Reviewer, World Neurosurgery

Ad-hoc Reviewer, Yonsei Medical Journal

Ad-hoc Reviewer, Journal of Neuroimaging

Ad-hoc Reviewer, Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery

Ad-hoc Reviewer, The Neuroradiology Journal

Ad-hoc Reviewer, Interventional Neurology

Ad-hoc Reviewer, Neuro-Ophthalmology

Ad-hoc Reviewer, Neurosurgery

Ad-hoc Reviewer, Cerebrovascular Diseases

Ad-hoc Reviewer, European Radiology

Ad-hoc Reviewer, BMC Surgery