Veetai Li, MD

Dr. Li, a graduate of Albany Medical College, received his residency training in neurosurgery at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and his fellowship training in pediatric neurosurgery at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. He has an interest in the study and management of brain tumors in the pediatric population, developmental spine malformations, the management of spasticity in children with cerebral palsy, and the surgical treatments of patients with seizures. Dr. Li has authored many papers and book chapters on pediatric neurosurgical topics. He is a member of the American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons, the Joint Section of Pediatric Neurosurgery, and the Children’s Oncology Group.

Medical School
Albany Medical College

Internship
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, General Surgery Internship

Residency
University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Neurosurgical Residency

Fellowship
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh; Pediatric Neurological Surgery

Board Certification
Pediatric Neurological Surgery

Clinical Interests
The study and management of brain tumors in the pediatric population, developmental spine malformations, the management of spasticity in children with cerebral palsy and the surgical treatments of patients with seizures are Dr. Li’s clinical interests.

Professional Highlights
Dr. Li was named one of the “Top Doctors” by Castle Connolly in 2010-2012. In 2010 he also received a professional community recognition award from the Children’s Guild Foundation at their 100-year celebration.

Memberships
American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS); New York State Medical Society; County of Erie Medical Society; American Medical Association; Pediatric Oncology Group, Children’s Oncology Group; Society for Neuroscience; Congress of Neurological Surgeons; Joint Section on Pediatric Neurological Surgery; and American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons

Selected Publications
View a partial list of Dr. Li’s publications through the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed online database.