Ritesh Kaushal, MD

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Ritesh Kaushal, MD

Interventional Neurology

PHONE: 305-823-8510

 | FAX: 305-823-8530

PHONE: 305-823-8510


Practicing since : 1998
Specialty : Interventional Neurology, Neurology
Tenet Hospital Affiliations : Florida Medical Center, Palmetto General Hospital
Language(s) : English, Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi

Education & Certifications

Board Certifications

Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Additional Certifications

ECFMG certified


Medical School
Bombay (Mumbai) University, Mumbai, India

Weiss Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL – Internal Medicine

University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL – Neurology

St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO – Stroke/Neurocritical Care
St. Louis University Hospital, St. Louis, MO – Endovascular/Interventional Neurology

Professional Experience

Professional Experience

Interventional Neurologist, Tenet Florida Physician Services, Hialeah Hospital, FL, 2013 – Present

Interventional Neurologist/Endovascular Fellow, St. Louis University Hospital, St. Louis, MO

Interventional Neurologist/Stroke/Neurocritical Care Fellow, St. Louis University Hospital, St. Louis, MO

Neurology Resident, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Areas of Interest

Areas of Interest

  • Acute Stroke Treatment
  • Aneurysm Treatment
  • Endovascular Treatment of Blood Vessels in Neck and Brain
  • Treatment of other Arteriovenous Malformations in the Brain

Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

Member, American Heart Association/ Stroke Association

Member, American Neurology Association

Member, Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology

Honors & Awards

Honors and Awards

  • Seikart Young Scientist award co-recipient
  • University of Cincinnati Scholarship (UGS)
  • Best Resident Award (BYL Nair Hospital)
  • Physician of the Month (Jan. 2014) | Palmetto General Hospital

Hialeah Office

7100 W. 20th Avenue
Ste 107
Hialeah, FL 33016


Location Details

If you believe you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.

Complete reperfusion mitigates influence of treatment time on outcomes after acute stroke.

By: Prabhakaran S1, Castonguay AC2, Gupta R3, Sun CJ4, Martin CO5, Holloway W5, Mueller-Kronast NH6, English J7, Linfante I8, Dabus G8, Malisch T9, Marden F9, Bozorgchami H10, Xavier A11, Rai A12, Froehler M12,13, Badruddin A14, Taqi MA15, Novakovic R16, Abraham M17, Janardhan V18, Shaltoni H19, Yoo AJ18, Abou-Chebl A18, Chen P19, Britz G20, Kaushal R21, Nanda A22, Nogueira R4, Nguyen T23, Zaidat OO24.|Date: April 09, 2017|Source: J Neurointerv Surg. 2017 Apr;9(4):366-369. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2016-012288. Epub 2016 Apr 12.

Rescue Thrombectomy in Large Vessel Occlusion Strokes Leads to Better Outcomes than Intravenous Thrombolysis Alone: A ‘Real World’ Applicability of the Recent Trials.

By: Nogueira RG1, Zaidat OO2, Castonguay AC2, Haussen DC1, Martin CO3, Holloway WE3, Mueller-Kronast N4, English J5, Linfante I6, Dabus G6, Malisch TW7, Marden FA7, Bozorgchami H8, Xavier A9, Rai AT10, Froehler MT11, Badruddin A12, Nguyen TN13, Taqi MA14, Abraham MG15, Janardhan V16, Yoo AJ16, Shaltoni H17, Abou-Chebl A18, Chen PR19, Britz GW20, Novakovic R21, Nanda A22, Kaushal R23, Issa MA2, Frankel MR1, Gupta R24.|Date: September 05, 2016|Source: Interv Neurol. 2016 Sep;5(3-4):101-110. Epub 2016 May 27.

Predictors of poor outcome despite recanalization: a multiple regression analysis of the NASA registry.

By: Linfante I1, Starosciak AK2, Walker GR3, Dabus G1, Castonguay AC4, Gupta R5, Sun CH5, Martin C6, Holloway WE6, Mueller-Kronast N7, English JD8, Malisch TW9, Marden FA9, Bozorgchami H10, Xavier A11, Rai AT12, Froehler MT13, Badruddin A14, Nguyen TN15, Taqi MA6, Abraham MG16, Janardhan V17, Shaltoni H18, Novakovic R19, Yoo AJ20, Abou-Chebl A21, Chen PR22, Britz GW23, Kaushal R24, Nanda A25, Issa MA4, Nogueira RG5, Zaidat OO4.|Date: March 08, 2016|Source: J Neurointerv Surg. 2016 Mar;8(3):224-9. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2014-011525. Epub 2015 Jan 6.

Predictors of Mortality in Acute Ischemic Stroke Intervention: Analysis of the North American Solitaire Acute Stroke Registry.

By: Linfante I1, Walker GR2, Castonguay AC2, Dabus G2, Starosciak AK2, Yoo AJ2, Abou-Chebl A2, Britz GW2, Marden FA2, Alvarez A2, Gupta R2, Sun CH2, Martin C2, Holloway WE2, Mueller-Kronast N2, English JD2, Malisch TW2, Bozorgchami H2, Xavier A2, Rai AT2, Froehler MT2, Badruddin A2, Nguyen TN2, Taqi MA2, Abraham MG2, Janardhan V2, Shaltoni H2, Novakovic R2, Chen PR2, Kaushal R2, Nanda A2, Issa MA2, Nogueira RG2, Zaidat OO2.|Date: August 04, 2015|Source: Stroke. 2015 Aug;46(8):2305-8. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.115.009530. Epub 2015 Jul 9.

North American Solitaire Stent Retriever Acute Stroke registry: post-marketing revascularization and clinical outcome results.

By: Zaidat OO1, Castonguay AC2, Gupta R3, Sun CH3, Martin C4, Holloway WE4, Mueller-Kronast N5, English JD6, Linfante I7, Dabus G7, Malisch TW8, Marden FA8, Bozorgchami H9, Xavier A10, Rai AT11, Froehler MT12, Badruddin A13, Nguyen TN14, Taqi MA15, Abraham MG16, Janardhan V17, Shaltoni H18, Novakovic R19, Yoo AJ20, Abou-Chebl A21, Chen PR22, Britz GW23, Kaushal R24, Nanda A25, Issa MA2, Nogueira RG3.|Date: October 01, 2014|Source: J Neurointerv Surg. 2014 Oct;6(8):584-8. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2013-010895. Epub 2013 Sep 23.

Dr. Ritesh Kaushal is featured in InDoral Magazine

By: InDoral Magazine | Date: November 6, 2018 | Source: InDoral Magazine

Top Neuro

By: SANDY FERNANDEZ | Date: November 1, 2017 | Source: Key Biscayne Magazine

Dr. Ritesh Kaushal uses emergency lights installed in his car to get to the hospital faster and provide treatment for stroke victims

By: David Begnaud, CBS News Correspondent | Date: December 21, 2016 | Source: CBS News, CBSN, CBS This Morning

For this stroke surgeon, police siren can save brain cells

By: Miami Herald | Date: October 26, 2016 | Source: Miami Herald