Andrew J. Fabiano, MD

Andrew J. Fabiano, M.D. is an Associate Professor of Neurosurgery at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) and a Clinical Associate Professor of Neurosurgery at SUNY at Buffalo. His practice is based at RPCI and focuses on the treatment of tumors of the brain and spine.

Dr. Fabiano has a special interest in minimally invasive techniques for the treatment of brain tumors including Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy, Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery, and Intracranial Endoscopy. Additionally, he leads the Spine Team at RPCI and specializes in spinal tumor removal and complex spinal reconstruction.

Dr. Fabiano is the Principal Investigator for several research protocols. His areas of research interest include novel therapies for cerebral edema and radiation necrosis and innovations in spinal surgery. He has authored several peer-reviewed journal articles and is on the Editorial Board for BMC Cancer.

Dr. Fabiano is a native of Buffalo, NY. He graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago with Highest Departmental Distinction and from SUNY at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences with Thesis Honors. He completed a neurosurgical training program with the SUNY at Buffalo Department of Neurosurgery. Dr. Fabiano was awarded an Alpha Omega Alpha Research Fellowship for his work on the effect of multiple sclerosis on the grey matter in the brain. He was also awarded a Thomas F. Frawley Research Award for a project on minimally invasive techniques for intracranial endoscopy. He won a general interest award for his presentation at the American Association of Neurological Surgeons annual meeting entitled, “Vascular presentations in the stoma with endoscopic third ventriculostomy.”

Dr. Fabiano is a member of the American Medical Association, American Association of Neurological Surgery, Congress of Neurological Surgery, Society of Neuro-Oncology, and the North American Skull Base Society.