Andrew Conger, MD | 2016 – 2017
Neurosurgeon, Geisinger Medical Center, PA
Following a brief career as a high school science teacher, Dr. Conger completed his MD, general surgery internship, and neurosurgical residency at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, LA. In his final year of residency, he served as chief resident during which he designed and implemented a new didactic curriculum and revised the existing program for ABNS primary exam preparation. Dr. Conger’s first-author citations include technical reviews of endoscopic endonasal resection of craniopharyngiomas (Neurosurg Focus 2014) and multimodal treatment of arteriovenous malformations (Surg Neurol Int 2015). His review of a conservative approach to radiation therapy following resection of cerebral metastases was presented at the annual meeting of the European Association of Neurosurgical Societies.