Roderick J. Clemente, MD, FAANS, FACS
NEUROSURGICAL CARE OF NEW JERSEY, PA
96 Gates Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042
One of New Jersey’s most highly regarded neurological surgeons, Dr. Roderick Clemente excels in the skills his profession requires:
delicate manual dexterity, a three-dimensional sense, and the tenacity to persevere through lengthy and complicated cases—plus an
empathy with patients, who are often stunned by their diagnoses. In his experience, o;ering patients a knowledgeable explanation of
their disease can help them manage treatment and recovery with a healthy mental outlook.
At the forefront of his field since 1985, Dr. Clemente o;ers expert state-of-the-art treatment in all facets of neurological surgery, with
specific interest in cervical and lumbar spine artificial disc replacements, spinal reconstruction for metastatic tumors, cerebral aneurysms,
stereotactic cranial surgery and endoscopic surgery for pituitary tumors. He is also highly skilled in CyberKnife® robotic radiosurgery, which
enables him to successfully treat otherwise inoperable tumors of the nervous system. “It’s quite exhilarating to follow the advances in my
profession,” says Dr. Clemente, who frequently attends conferences to stay on top of cutting-edge neurosurgical technologies. “After 30
years of practice, I am still growing intellectually.”
Board certified in neurological surgery, Dr. Clemente has been recognized as a New Jersey Monthly Top Doctor for eight consecutive
years. He shares his practice with Dr. Seth M. Dannis and an extremely competent, compassionate and responsive support sta;.
HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS: Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston; Clara Maass Medical Center, Belleville; HackensackUMC
Mountainside, Montclair; Saint Clare’s Hospital, Denville; Overlook Medical Center, Summit. MEDICAL TRAINING: University of Rome
Medical School, Italy (MD); George Washington University Hospital (residency).
From left: Dr. Roderick Clemente, Dr. Seth Dannis