Robert J. Singer, MD, MS, FACS is a Neurovascular Surgeon (Neurosurgeon) at Eastern Maine Medical Center also serving as a Coordinator of the Neuroscience Institute. He practices both open and endovascular approaches to vascular diseases of the brain and spinal cord in adults and children. His research interests include blood brain barrier modulation in the setting of stroke, aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage, congenital blood vessel malformations of the brain and spinal cord and microanastomosis techniques. Additionally, he has published and presented work in tele health applications in neurosurgery, simulation systems for neurosurgical education and value assessment in healthcare delivery. Dr. Singer received his medical degree at the University of Nebraska and his neurosurgical training at Vanderbilt University. He completed fellowships in Interventional Neuroradiology (Stanford University) and Cerebrovascular Surgery (Massachusetts General Hospital/ Harvard Medical School). He is a member of the medical advisory boards of Xoran Technologies, Histosonics and The Brain Aneurysm Foundation and completed the Master of Healthcare Delivery Science (MHCDS) program at Dartmouth College in 2016.