School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Faculty Profile

Abilash Haridas, MD, FAANS
Title
Assistant Professor
Phone
(313) 833-4490

3901 Beaubien Street, 2nd Floor
Detroit, Michigan 48201

Biography

Dr. Abilash Haridas is an Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery in the department of Neurosurgery at Wayne State University School of Medicine. He is a pediatric neurosurgeon specializing in cerebrovascular, skull base, endoscopic, and epilepsy surgery.

After completion of medical school, he went on to post-graduate training in General Surgery at the Brooklyn Hospital Center in New York. He switched career paths to Neurosurgery and spent a year at Harvard University as he transitioned into Neurosurgery. In 2006, he joined the prestigious Mount Sinai Hospital Neurosurgery Residency program in New York City, under the direction of Dr. Kalmon Post and Dr. Joshua Bederson. Following residency he travelled to Chicago in 2011 for a Pediatric Neurosurgery Fellowship at Lurie Childrens Hospital of Northwestern University under the direction of Dr. Tadanori Tomita. In 2012 he completed an additional Cerebrovascular Fellowship at the University of Illinois in Chicago with Dr. Fady Charbel, specializing in complex cerebral bypass and aneurysm surgeries. In 2013, he joined the faculty at Wayne State University and Childrens Hospital of Michigan, bringing his rare expertise in pediatric cerebrovascular diseases.

He has active memberships in the International Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Congress of Neurosurgery, and American Association of Neurosurgery. He has published many academic articles in Neurosurgery and has presented his research both nationally and internationally. He was also recognized as one of the Top Doctors for 2014 in Pediatric Neurosurgery by Detroit Hour magazine.
 

Interests
  • Epilepsy
  • Critical Care
  • Oncology
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Vascular Neurosurgery
Links of Interest
Residency

Mount Sinai Hospital & Icahn School of Medicine, New York

Fellowships

Pediatric: Lurie Children's Hospital, Chicago, Illinois
Cerebrovascular: University of Illinois at Chicago, Chiacgo, Illinois

Medical Education

PSG Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, India

Prior Appointments

University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois