Ronald P. Benitez, MD

Ronald P. Benitez, MD

Neurosurgery

  • Medical Director of Endovascular Neurosurgery, Atlantic Health System
  • Director of the Brain Aneurysm Center, Atlantic Brain and Spine
  • Director of Surgical Epilepsy, Atlantic Brain and Spine

Dr. Benitez is one of the few neurosurgeons who specializes in both the surgical and endovascular management of cerebrovascular disease. He’s known for pioneering revolutionary treatments for patients who have strokes, brain aneurysms, epilepsy and brain tumors – as well as his passion for educating and caring for patients. Dr. Benitez is also a recognized leader in minimally invasive epilepsy surgery and robotic surgery for epilepsy monitoring and treatment.

Ronald P. Benitez, MD

Ronald P. Benitez, MD

Neurosurgery

  • Medical Director of Endovascular Neurosurgery, Atlantic Health System
  • Director of the Brain Aneurysm Center, Atlantic Brain and Spine
  • Director of Surgical Epilepsy, Atlantic Brain and Spine

Dr. Benitez is one of the few neurosurgeons who specializes in both the surgical and endovascular management of cerebrovascular disease. He’s known for pioneering revolutionary treatments for patients who have strokes, brain aneurysms, epilepsy and brain tumors – as well as his passion for educating and caring for patients. Dr. Benitez is also a recognized leader in minimally invasive epilepsy surgery and robotic surgery for epilepsy monitoring and treatment.

Currently, Dr. Benitez is paving the way in the emerging field of neuromodulation – the electrical stimulation of nerves – which has great potential to revolutionize outcomes for stroke patients. He is the first neurosurgeon in New Jersey to implant The Vivistim® System, an advancement that restores hand and arm movement in ischemic stroke survivors.

“Dr. Benitez was absolutely wonderful! He explains everything to you in detail, takes his time so you understand all of your options, carefully answers all your questions and is just a total professional.”

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“Dr. Benitez has it all – skill, knowledge, experience AND a favorable bedside manner.”

Nancy Marie

“Dr. Benitez performed a very delicate surgery on me. He saved my life 12 years ago and this recent surgery will extend my life even longer.”

James Elliott

“From surgery to post-recovery, Dr. Benitez and his team have been great. Beyond their surgical expertise, the doctors have been working wonders on my soul – encouraging me to keep on top of my healthy lifestyle and stay positive despite this bump in the road.”

Pawan Madahar

Life-Changing Care

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Ronald P. Benitez, MD

On a Personal Note

On a Personal Note

LIVES BY THESE WORDS
“It’s not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.” – Marcus Aurelius

CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT
Traveling with my family

OUTSIDE OF WORK, MOST LIKELY TO BE FOUND
Fly fishing … or fly trying!

YOU WOULD NEVER GUESS
I love to cook.