Rabih G. Tawk, MD


Rabih G. Tawk, M.D., is a neurosurgeon, with subspecialty in cerebrovascular neurosurgery. His clinical practice focuses on the open surgical and endovascular treatment of complex cerebrovascular disorders, with an emphasis on functional outcomes. A primary interest lies in the treatment of patients with skull base tumors using minimally invasive and endoscopic approaches. In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Tawk is active in research and education, providing mentorship to residents and fellows. He authors expert content and publishes in high-impact scientific journals. He is a peer reviewer for prominent peer-reviewed journals in the field of cerebrovascular neurosurgery. Dr. Tawk's focus is primarily on treatment of patients with the following disorders:

  • Cerebral aneurysms
  • Cerebral arteriovenous malformations
  • Cavernous malformations
  • Arteriovenous fistulae
  • Pituitary tumors
  • Moyamoya disease
  • Skull base endoscopic surgery
  • Spine arteriovenous malformations
  • Stroke
  • Carotid artery disease


  • Research focuses on cerebrovascular disorders and functional outcome
  • Development of new techniques for cerebral revascularization
  • Development of new endoscopic and microsurgical approaches for treatment of vascular and skull base lesions