Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiologist with extensive experience in stroke care and the treatment of neurovascular ailments joins the Palm Beach Neuroscience Institute
West Palm Beach, Fla. – August 16, 2021 – Tenet Florida Physician Services (TFPS) is pleased to announce Riz U. Khan, MD, an endovascular surgical neuroradiologist has joined the Palm Beach Neuroscience Institute (PBNI) practice in West Palm Beach, FL. Dr. Khan specializes in the treatment of neurological disorders including complex brain aneurysms, dural arteriovenous (AV) fistula repair, tumor embolization and flow diverter placement. Dr. Khan is on-staff at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach and Delray Medical Center.
Prior to joining PBNI, Dr. Khan worked as an attending neuroendovascular surgeon at Penrose Hospital located in Colorado Springs, Colo. In addition, Dr. Khan’s previous work experience includes as Director, Neurovascular Surgery at Kettering Hospital in Dayton, Ohio.
For his education and training, Dr. Khan completed a fellowship in endovascular surgical neuroradiology at the University of Cincinnati Department Of Neurosurgery. Additionally, Dr. Khan finished a neurosurgery residency at Shifa International Hospital in Islamabad, Pakistan. Dr. Khan completed his residency in neurology and an internship in internal medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences/Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System (UAMS/CAVHS), Little Rock, Ark. Dr. Khan graduated medical school from the King Edward Medical University located in Lahore, Pakistan.
Dedicated to the advancement of neuroendovascular surgery, Dr. Khan has research interests in endovascular treatment of acute stroke and therapeutic embolization of hypervascular tumors. During his medical career, Dr. Khan has presented numerous research projects at cerebrovascular, neurosurgery and neurology medical conferences and meetings nationally.
Dr. Khan has been practicing medicine since 1995. In addition, Dr. Khan is fluent in English, Urdu and Hindi. For more information on Dr. Khan, visit www.pbni.com. Dr. Khan’s office is located at Village Commons, 901 Village Boulevard, Suite 702, West Palm Beach, FL 33409. To request an appointment with Dr. Khan visit: PBNI.com or call his office at 561-882-6214.
About the Palm Beach Neuroscience Institute
The Palm Beach Neuroscience Institute is where compassion, expertise and advanced technology come together to provide patients with comprehensive care. Our doctors work closely with referring physicians to diagnose and treat disorders of the nervous system including diseases of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. The Palm Beach Neuroscience Institute provides advanced services that promote wellness and provide diagnostic, therapeutic and follow-up care, all in one close and convenient place.
About Tenet Florida Physician Services
Tenet Florida Physician Services (TFPS), a division of Tenet Healthcare Corporation, is a multi-specialty physician group that has provided care to the Palm Beach County and Treasure Coast communities since 2007. Our award-winning physicians provide a level of expertise that has resulted in regional firsts and outstanding patient outcomes. As an affiliate of the Palm Beach Health Network, one of the largest healthcare networks in Palm Beach County, TFPS specialists, sub-specialists and primary care physicians and staff are committed to delivering the highest quality care to the communities we serve. The Palm Beach Health Network consists of Delray Medical Center, Good Samaritan Medical Center, Palm Beach Children’s Hospital, Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center, St. Mary’s Medical Center and West Boca Medical Center, along with various ambulatory surgery centers, outpatient facilities and urgent care centers. All of our hospitals have received prestigious awards and accolades, national rankings and multiple accreditations. We are dedicated to the standards of excellent patient care that are the hallmark of the Tenet brand. At TFPS, our mission is to improve the life of every person who enters our doors. Today, we are proud to be one of the most respected physician networks in the area.
About the Advanced Neuroscience Network
Advanced Neuroscience Network is an integrated delivery system of medical professionals and hospitals focused on offering a full continuum of neurological care throughout South Florida. From prevention and diagnosis to treatment and rehabilitation, members of the Advanced Neuroscience Network are dedicated to providing clinical expertise and hope to individuals suffering from neurological disorders.
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