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*Note: The list of doctors in “Find a Doctor” are possibilities for you to further investigate, contact and discuss with them their willingness to review your films and determine possible treatment options. The decision of choice is always yours, and you must be comfortable with your physician; the Foundation cannot recommend whom you should see, but we have provided a list with contact information, so that you might more easily determine possibilities to provide treatment options.

United States

NOTE: When calling from outside USA, dial 001 prior to the USA numbers

Feigenbaum, Frank, M.D. (Neurosurgeon)
Dallas TX Office
Feigenbaum Neurosurgery P.A.
9080 Harry Hines Blvd. Suite #220
Dallas TX 75235-1720

Phone: (214) 351-8450
Fax: (214) 351-8451

Dr. Feigenbaum’s website
YouTube Video: Dr. Feigenbaum Discusses Tarlov Cysts
Pine Creek Medical Center website NOTE: For access to a list of nearby hotels, pharmacy,grocery, and restaurants, click the “Accommodations” Button on the top of any webpage on the site.
YouTube Video: AIMIS Spine/Cyprus: Dr. Feigenbaum and Tarlov cyst patients

Medical City Dallas Hospital
7777 Forest Lane
Dallas, TX 75230-2598
(972) 566–7000

Medical City Dallas Hospital website

Schrot, Rudolph J., MD MAS FAANS (Neurosurgeon)
Sutter Medical Group
2800 L Street, Suite 500
Sacramento CA 95816

Office Phone:(916) 454-6850 or (800) 250-3208
Office Fax: (916) 454-6852
Contact: Mindy Watkins (916) 454-6850

Info on Dr. Schrot

Tarlov/perineural cyst patients who would like a consultation should contact Mindy Watkins at the above number and can send their MRIs on CD and records to: c/o Mindy Watkins at the above address. Mindy will call the patient and get their information so they are in the Sutter system and assign them a medical record number. If the patient schedules a clinic visit and/or surgery, Mindy will take care of further authorization or determine if a referral from a primary care provider is necessary. Otherwise, patients do not need to be referred by the primary care doctor.

*Note: Mindy will NOT be responding to patient questions about their Tarlov cyst diagnosis; those questions will be discussed with and responded to by Dr. Schrot in the office or by phone followup.

Henderson, Fraser C. Sr. M.D. (Neurosurgeon)
The Metropolitan Neurosurgery Group, LLC
Chevy Chase Lake Building
8410 Connecticut Ave. Suite 240
Chevy Chase MD 20815

Phone (301) 654-9390
Fax: (301) 654-9394

Metropolitan Neurosurgery’s website

Dr. Henderson is temporarily not accepting new patients. Please do NOT mail your MRIs and medical information to him requesting a consultation. We will provide an update on when he will begin to accept new patients on a limited basis.

Canada

Murphy, Kieran M.D. MB FRCPC FSIR (Interventional Neuroradiologist)
Vice Chair Deputy Chief Medical Imaging
University of Toronto
399 Bathurst Street
Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8
Canada

Phone: 416-603-5800 Ext. 2393
Fax: 416-603-4257

Note: The Tarlov Cyst Disease Foundation has been informed that the aspiration & fibrin glue injection procedure for Tarlov cysts treatment is postponed until further final approval of the Research Ethics Board. Please do not send MRIs for consultative review or request a consultation with Dr. Murphy until final approval is received. When we are notified, this notice will be removed from this page.

Europe

Note: Phone numbers to Europe are complete with International codes/country codes/city codes.

France

Maitrot, Daniel M., M.D. (Neurosurgeon)
Department of Neurosurgery, Faculty of Medicine
The Université Louis Pasteur
67098 Strasbourg CEDEX, Strasbourg, France

Phone: 011 33 388.12.76.14 and 15

Note: Dr. Maitrot has retired. Updated information regarding physicians he is communicating with re: Tarlov cyst treatment will be added soon.

Zollner, Georges, M.D. (Interventional Neuroradiologist)
Department of Neuroradiology
The Université Louis Pasteur
67098 Strasbourg CEDEX, Strasbourg, France

Italy

Marcettini, Paolo, M.D. (Neurologist with specialty in Pain Management)
dell’ Ospedale San Raffaele di Milano
Milan, Italy

Phone: 011 39.02.2643.3206

South America

Brazil

Arantes, Aluizio, M.D.
Belo Horizonte
Brazil