Anil Roy, MD


Department of Neurosurgery, Emory University School of Medicine


  • BS, Northwestern University, 2008
  • MD, Northwestern University, 2012


Career Plans

  • Cerebrovascular
  • Skull Base Neurosurgery


  • Emory University Neurosurgery Resident Written Boards Award, 2015
  • Northwestern University Craig Snyder Grant, 2010
  • Northwestern University Chapman Scholarship, 2009
  • Northwestern University Top 10 posters Medical Student Summer Research Projects, 2009
  • Northwestern University Medical Student Summer Research Grant, 2009
  • Northwestern University Edwin & Nora C Barton Scholarship, 2008
  • Northwestern University Graduated summa cum laude, 2008
  • Northwestern University Asian American Academic Achievement Award, 2008
  • Northwestern University James H. McBurney Scholarship, 2007
  • Northwestern University Morrisa G. Schatz Memorial Scholarship, 2006-07
  • Northwestern University Dorris & William Fullagar Scholarship, 2006-07
  • Northwestern University Robert M. Comnock Scholar, 2005


  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • American Medical Student Association
  • American Medical Association
  • Lamda Pi Eta (Communications Honor Society)


  • Roy AK (accepted). Book Review: The Comprehensive Neurosurgery Board Preparation Book. Neurosurgery
  • Roy AK, Chu J, Bozeman C, Sarda S, Sawvel M, Chern J (accepted). Reoperations within 48 hours following 7,492 Pediatric Neurosurgery Procedures. JNS Peds
  • Roy AK, Grossberg JA, Osbun JW, Skukalek SL, Howard BM, Ahmad FU, Tong F, Dion JE, Cawley CM (2016). Carotid Cavernous Fistula after Pipeline Placement: A single center experience and review of literature. J Neurointerven Surg
  • Miller BA, Roy AK, Boucher A, Pradilla G, Ahmad F (2015). Subacute Posttraumatic Ascending Myelopathy after Incomplete Spinal Cord Injury and Review of the Literature. World Neurosurgery
  • Roy AK, Miller BA, Holland CM, Fountain JA, Pradilla G, Ahmad F (2015). Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Traumatic Injury to the Craniovertebral junction – A Case Based Review. Neurosurg Focus 38
  • Roy AK (2014). Idiopathic Syringomyelia – a comprehensive update. Syringomyelia
  • Roy AK, Slimack NP, Ganju A (2011). Idiopathic Syringomyelia – retrospective case series, comprehensive review and update on management. Neurosurg Focus 31: 1-9
  • Shih P, Slimack NP, Roy AK, Fessler RG, Koski T (2011). Abdominal complications following posterior spinal fusion in patients with previous abdominal surgeries. Neurosurg Focus 31: E16
  • Chan AHD, Margulis EH, Roy AK, Wong PCM. (2011). The Bimusical Brain is Not Two Monomusical Brains in One: Evidence from Musical Affective Processing. J Cog Neuroscience 23: 4082-4093
  • Joksimovic M, Anderegg A, Roy AK, Campochiaro L, Yun B, et al. (2009). Spatiotemporally separable Shh domains in the midbrain define distinct dopaminergic progenitor pools. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106: 19185-90