Syed Ather Enam

Section of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery

Telephone: 92 21 34930051



  • Diplomate American Board of Neurological Surgery, 2002
  • FRCS, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, 2002
  • FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, 2000
  • PhD, Northwestern University Institute for Neuroscience, 1991
  • MBBS, Dow Medical College, 1987

Research interests

  • Role of Extracellular Matrix in Tumor Invasion
  • Immunotherapy for Brain Tumors
  • Spinal Cord Regeneration
  • Neuro-oncology


Visiting Professor, Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan
Programme Director, Residency in Neurosurgery, The Aga Khan University, Pakistan
Senior Staff Neurosurgeon, Henry Ford Hospital, MI, USA

Professional associations

  • Pakistan Academy of Neurological Surgery
  • Pakistan Society of Neuro-Oncology
  • Pakistan Society of Basic & Applied Neuroscience
  • Pakistan Society of Neurosurgeons
  • AOSPINE International
  • American Medical Association
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Awards and honours

  • Sitara-e-Imtiaz
  • Excellence Award in Neurosurgery Pakistan Society of Neurosurgeons, Pakistan
  • Physician of the Year Medallion Award, St Joseph's Mercy of Macomb Hospital, USA
  • Outstanding Resident Award, Henry Ford Hospital, USA

Clinical profile information

Clinical designation

Consultant Neurosurgeon


  • Neurovascular surgery
  • Neuro-oncology
  • Spinal Tumors 
  • Paediatric Neuro-oncology and Skull Base Surgery, epilepsy surgery
  • Cerebrovascular Surgery

Created on:04/26/2016 Last modified:07/19/2023