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Main Line HealthCare welcomes Neurosurgeon, Robert E. Elliott, MD

February 1, 2013 News Releases

Main Line HealthCare and the physicians of Chestmont Neurosurgical are pleased to welcome Robert E. Elliott, MD. Dr. Elliott earned his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine, and completed his residencies in surgery and neurosurgery at New York University Medical Center. In 2009, he was the Chief Resident, Neurosurgery, at NYU Langone Medical Center, and in 2010 the Chief Resident, Neurosurgery at Bellevue Hospital and Manhattan Veteran’s Affairs Hospital in New York. Dr. Elliott’s clinical interests include brain tumors, trauma, degenerative spinal disease and minimally invasive spinal surgery. He works closely with his patients as well as their primary care and pain management physicians to attempt conservative measures before surgery is considered. Dr. Elliott is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Pennsylvania Neurosurgical Society, and Pennsylvania Medical Society. He is a published author in numerous prominent medical journals, and has participated in various research studies, receiving the Young Investigator Award from the American Epilepsy Society in 2009. Dr. Elliott is on staff at the Main Line Health hospitals—Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr, Paoli and Riddle hospitals. He speaks Spanish fluently and is available as a speaker for community events.

Chestmont Neurosurgical has convenient office locations in Newtown Square and Media, Pennsylvania. Dr. Elliott accepts most insurances, including HMOs and PPOs. For an appointment, call 610.325.3880.

About Main Line Health

Founded in 1985, Main Line Health is a not-for-profit health system serving portions of Philadelphia and its western suburbs. Main Line Health’s commitment—to deliver advanced medicine to treat and cure disease while also playing an important role in prevention and disease management as well as training physicians and other health care providers—reflects our intent to keep our community and ourselves well ahead. A team of more than 10,000 employees and 2,000 physicians care for patients throughout the Main Line Health system.

At Main Line Health’s core are four of the region’s most respected acute care hospitals—Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital—as well as one of the nation’s recognized facilities for rehabilitative medicine, Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital.

The Main Line Health system also includes Mirmont Treatment Center for drug and alcohol recovery; Main Line Health HomeCare & Hospice, which includes skilled home health care, hospice and home infusion services; Main Line Health Centers, primary and specialty care, lab and radiology, and other outpatient services located in Broomall, Collegeville, Concordville, Exton and Newtown Square; Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, a biomedical research organization; and Main Line HealthCare, one of the region’s largest multispecialty physician networks.

Main Line Health is the recipient of numerous awards for quality care and service, including System Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest distinction for nursing excellence, the Mid-Atlantic Alliance for Performance Excellence (MAAPE) Excellence Award, and recognition as among the nation’s best employers by Forbes magazine. Main Line Health is committed to creating an environment of diversity, respect and inclusion and has proudly embraced the American Hospital Association’s #123forEquity Pledge to Act to eliminate disparities in care. We are dedicated to advancing patient-centered care, education and research to help our community stay healthy.

About Main Line HealthCare

Main Line HealthCare, the employed multi-specialty physician network of Main Line Health, includes nearly 400 community and hospital-based physicians spanning over 30 clinical specialties and subspecialties.

Contact

Bridget Therriault
Director, Communications
Office: 484.580.1025
Cell: 484.222.9154
therriaultb@mlhs.org