Ali Mahta, MD is a Neurologist and an Academic Neurointensivist at Rhode Island Hospital. He is board certified in both neurology and neurocritical care. He is also an Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery at Alpert Medical School of Brown University. Dr. Mahta received his medical degree from Tehran University of Medical Sciences. He completed several research fellowships at Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Harvard Medical School, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, and the University of California, San Diego. He completed his Residency in Neurology at Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, and completed a Clinical Spine Fellowship at Temple University School of Medicine, as well as a Fellowship in Neurocritical Care at Columbia University and Weill Cornell Medical College. Previously, Dr. Mahta was an Assistant Attending in Clinical Neurology at Columbia University Medical Center.

Dr. Mahta is the author of several published papers, book chapters, abstracts and presentations. He is a member of several medical societies including the Neurocritical Care Society, the American Academy of Neurology, the American Heart Association, and the American Association of Neurological Surgeons.


M.D. summa cum laude
Tehran University of Medical Sciences

Neurology Residency
Temple University School of Medicine

Internal Medicine internship
Temple University School of Medicine

Clinical Fellow
Neurocritical Care
Columbia University Medical Center/Weill Cornell Medical College

Clinical Spine Fellowship
Temple University School of Medicine

Neuroendocrinology Research Fellow
Massachusetts General Hospital/ Harvard Medical School

Neuro-oncology Research Fellow
UC San Diego, Dept. of Neurosciences

Post-doctoral Research Fellow
LSUHSC-New Orleans, Dept. of Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Board Certified, UCNS Neurocritical Care
Board Certificated, APBN Neurology


Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Neurosurgery and Neurocritical Care
Academic Neurointensivist

Awards, Memberships and Publications
Dr. Mahta has many honors, memberships and publications. To see a full list of credentials, download his CV.

Academic Interests

biomarkers in subarachnoid hemorrhage, intracerebral hemorrhage, stroke and other types of acute brain injury, translational research about development of molecular targeted therapies for vascular diseases and stroke

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