Veronica L.S. Chiang, MD, FAANS

Professor of Neurosurgery; Associate Vice Chair of Academic Affairs; Director, Stereotactic Radiosurgery; Director, Gamma Knife Center, YNHH; Director, Stereotactic Radiosurgery Fellowship

Physician Biography

National leader in the surgical and radio-surgical management of cancer patients with brain metastases. Director of the multidisciplinary Brain Metastasis Tumor Board at YNHH's Smilow Cancer Center. Participant in national clinical trials for the use of targeted therapies, immunotherapies and radiation options for management of brain tumors. Pioneer in the use of MRI-guided laser thermocoagulation in the treatment of brain tumors and radiation necrosis. Neurocritical care fellowship trained.

Clinical Interests

  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Medical Oncology
  • Radiation Oncology

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adult
Referrals: From physicians only

Patient Care Organizations

Neurosurgery: Gamma Knife Center | Gamma Knife Radiosurgery

Therapeutic Radiology

Yale Cancer Center

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery AB of Neurological Surgery (2003)

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Diseases of the Nervous System Laser Ablation of Abnormal Neurological Tissue Using Robotic NeuroBlate System (LAANTERN)
Brain and Nervous System, Lung, Melanoma, skin A Phase II Trial of Pembrolizumab Plus Bevacizumab in Patients With Metastatic Melanoma or Non-small Cell Lung Cancer With Untreated Brain Metastases
Lung, Melanoma, skin MK-3475 in NSCLC Patients With Brain Metastases

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Contact Info

Veronica L.S. Chiang, MD, FAANS
Patient Care Location
Yale NeurosurgeryYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste Lower Level

New Haven, CT 06519
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Office Location
Yale NeurosurgeryTompkins Memorial Pavilion
789 Howard Avenue, Ste 4th Floor

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
NeurosurgeryPO Box 208082
New Haven, CT 06520-8082