LIVIU C. CRACIUN, MD, PHD - Neurologist

Dr. Liviu C. Craciun graduated in 1995 from UMF “Gr. T. Popa” Iasi, Romania and afterward he pursued a neurology residency in his home country.

In 1998, he came to US and initially he focused on basic neurophysiology research –namely potassium ionic channels involved in peripheral neuropathy and epilepsy; he received a PhD from Mount Sinai School of Medicine of NYU in 2003.

Dr. Craciun then returned to clinical practice and he was selected for a neurology residency position at the prestigious New York-Presbyterian Hospital – Cornell, New York followed by a Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship at NINDS – NIH where he studied patients with rare variants of motor neuron disease.

Professional Associations

Dr. Craciun is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center and Holy Name Medical Center. He is triple board-certified -Neurology, Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology.

Dr. Craciun published in peer review journals and received several awards in recent years including Patients’ Choice Award and Compassionate Doctor Award.