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Matthew S. Robbins, MD

Gender
Male
Department
Neurology
Practice Specialty
Neurology
Medical Education
SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
Residency
Montefiore Medical Center
Fellowship
Montefiore Medical Center
Board Certified
Neurology
Main Location
Montefiore Medical Park at 1575 Blondell
1575 Blondell Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461-2660
Phone: (718) 405-8360
Fax: (718) 405-8369
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Montefiore Weiler Hospital
1825 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY 10461-2301
Phone: (718) 904-2359
Fax: (718) 904-2718
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Montefiore Medical Group-Family Care Center (FCC)
3444 Kossuth Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467-2410
Phone: (718) 920-5584
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Montefiore at 1250 Waters Place
1250 Waters Place
Bronx, NY 10461-2723
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Montefiore Medical Center
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467-2401
Phone: (718) 920-4322
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Academic Title
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Administrative Title
Director of Service, Neurology, Einstein/Weiler Division, Montefiore Medical Center
Director of Inpatient Services, Montefiore Headache Center
Clinical Focus
Clinical neurology, headache medicine
Research Focus
New daily-persistent headache; migraine and cardiovascular disease; headache treatment in pregnancy; unusual primary and secondary headache disorders; peripheral nerve blocks for headache disorders; neurologic manifestations of systemic medical illnesses
Publications
Languages
Spanish
Biography

Matthew S. Robbins, M.D. earned his B.S. from Yale University and his M.D. from SUNY-Downstate College of Medicine. He completed his internship in internal medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital and his neurology residency at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine / Montefiore Medical Center, where he was also a chief resident. He then completed a fellowship in Headache Medicine and Facial Pain at the Montefiore Headache Center, and is currently an assistant professor of neurology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

Dr. Robbins is a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and is board certified in Headache Medicine by the United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN), the American Headache Society (AHS), and the International Headache Society, with several section memberships including the Headache/Facial Pain and Neuro-Hospitalist sections of the AAN, as well as the Peripheral Nerve Blocks and Other Interventional Procedures section of the AHS. He won an AHS travel award in 2008, and his headache fellowship was funded by a Kirschstein-NRSA T32 Award. He has been an invited reviewer for many peer-reviewed publications including Neurology, Cephalalgia, Headache, and the Journal of Headache and Pain. He serves on the editorial board of the Einstein Journal of Biology and Medicine.

Dr. Robbins is Chief of Service for neurology at the Jack D. Weiler Hospital within the Einstein Campus of Montefiore Medical Center, where he runs the neurology inpatient teaching consult service. He is also the Director of Inpatient Services for the Montefiore Headache Center, where he also has an outpatient clinical practice. His roles in the neurology residency training program also include site director for resident education (Weiler) and mentoring / coordinating research projects for residents as part of their scholarly activity requirement.

Dr. Robbins is committed to education in clinical neurology and headache medicine for medical students, residents, and fellows. His research interests include new daily persistent headache; migraine and cardiovascular disease; treatment of headache in pregnancy; unusual primary and secondary headache disorders; peripheral nerve blocks for headache disorders and neurologic manifestations of systemic medical illnesses.