Faculty Spotlight

A. MasonAlexander M. Mason, MD, FAANS, joined the department as an assistant professor in January 2016, and provides a wide variety of neurosurgical-related services at Emory St. Joseph’s Hospital.  Included will be Elekta’s Leksell Gamma Knife Icon brain radiosurgery system.  St. Joseph’s is the first medical center in the southeast to acquire this system, which is used to treat benign brain tumors, malignant tumors, pain conditions, movement disorders and treatment-resistant epilepsy, while delivering the lowest dose of radiation to healthy tissues.