Cormac Oliver Maher MD

Associate Professor, Neurological Surgery
Specialties: 
Neurological Surgery
Clinical Interests:

Pediatric Neurosurgery, Brain Tumors, CNS Tumors, Moyamoya, Arteriovenous Malformations, Cavernomas, Chiari Malformation, Hydrocephalus, Craniofacial Anomalies, Vascular Anomalies

Locations

U of M Neurosurgery

C.S. Mott Children's Hospital
1540 E. Hospital Dr., Level 3, Reception B
Ann Arbor
MI
48109
Phone:
734-936-7010

U of M Neurosurgery

C.S. Mott Children's Hospital Floor 3
1540 E Hospital Dr SPC 4219
Ann Arbor
MI
48109
Phone:
734-936-7010
Fax:
734-936-9294

Credentials

Medical School or Training

  • Georgetown University School of Medicine, 1998

Residency

  • Mayo Clinic, Neurosurgery, MN, 2004

Fellowship

  • Pediatric Neurosurgery, Children's Hospital Boston, 2005

  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery, Brigham & Women's Hospital, 2006

Professional Organizations

  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons

  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics

  • Fellow, American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Board Certification

  • Neurological Surgery

Research

Pediatric cerebrovascular disease, Chiari malformation, pediatric congenital malformations, pediatric tumors.

Biography

Cormac O. Maher, M.D. is a neurosurgeon specializing in the surgical treatment of children. Dr. Maher's major areas of clinical interest include the surgical treatment of arteriovenous malformations, moyamoya disease, cavernous malformations, pediatric brain tumors, congenital malformations including cysts and Chiari malformation, spinal dysraphism, and hydrocephalus.

Dr. Maher is a graduate of Georgetown University, where he obtained a Doctorate of Medicine and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He completed his surgical internship and neurosurgical residency at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. After completion of his neurosurgical residency training at Mayo, Dr. Maher moved to Boston, Massachusetts for dedicated training in Pediatric Neurosurgery under the direction of R. Michael Scott, M.D. of Harvard University and Boston Children's Hospital. During his time in Boston, Dr. Maher served as the Shillito Staff Associate in the Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Children's Hospital Boston. After completion of his pediatric neurosurgery training at Boston Children's Hospital, Dr. Maher completed fellowship training in cerebrovascular neurosurgery under the direction of Arthur L. Day, M.D of the Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard University.

Dr. Maher is an active clinician-investigator and has made over 100 presentations of his work at national medical meetings. He has published a large number of scientific articles as well as book chapters on a wide variety of neurosurgical topics. His work has appeared in many medical journals including the Journal of Neurosurgery, Stroke, Neurosurgery, and Neurology.

Dr. Maher is a diplomate of both the American Board of Neurological Surgery as well as the American Board of Pediatric Neurosurgery. He is a member of the American Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, and the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Dr. Maher lives in Ann Arbor with his wife and 3 children.