Altair Health Welcomes Maureen A. Darwal, DO

Morristown, NJ – September 8, 2020 – As Altair Health – a physician-owned healthcare system devoted to comprehensive brain, spine and neurovascular care – continues to expand, the organization welcomes Maureen A. Darwal, DO to its Neurovascular Center. Specializing in minimally invasive neurosurgery, endovascular surgery and complex spine surgery, Dr. Darwal focuses on treating patients with complex neurovascular diseases, including strokes, aneurysms and vascular malformations.

The Altair Health Neurovascular Center is dedicated to providing excellent care to patients using state-of-the-art imaging technology and the most advanced therapies and surgical techniques.

“I’m committed to being at the forefront of new advances in neurosurgery and delivering the best care possible for my patients. Being part of the Altair Health Neurovascular Center enables me to do both,” says Dr. Darwal, who will be seeing patients in ANS | Altair Health’s new Eatontown office.

“Dr. Darwal is a highly skilled, forward-thinking neurosurgeon, and we are proud to have her join our team as we continue to pioneer new treatments and raise the bar on patient care,” says John Knightly, MD, president of ANS | Altair Health.

Dr. Darwal completed her undergraduate degree in Zoology with a minor in Molecular Biology from Miami University. She went on to medical school at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her neurosurgery residency at Saint Barnabas Medical Center. After residency, Dr. Darwal received advanced fellowship training in open cerebrovascular and endovascular neurosurgery as well as neurocritical care at Drexel University in Philadelphia.

Dr. Darwal has more than 20 publications and presentations focusing on a range of topics – including minimally invasive spine surgery, carotid stent techniques, flow diversion for aneurysms, chronic subdural hematoma, neuromodulation, and nerve damage – to her credit. She recently published a series of operative endovascular videos for Operative Neurosurgery.

To learn more about Dr. Darwal and Altair Health, visit

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