Roberta Novakovic, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Radiology, Neurology & Neurotherapeutics


Medical School Rush Medical College (1999)
Internship Rush Presbyterian St. Lukes (2000), Internal Medicine
Residency University of Chicago Hospitals (2003), Neurology
Fellowship University of Illinois - Chicago Medical Center (2005), Neurocritical Care
Fellowship UT Southwestern Medical Center/Children's Medical Center (2008), Interventional Neuroradiology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Carotid Stenting
  • Cavernous Carotid Fistula (CCF)
  • Cerebral (Brain) Aneurysm
  • Cerebral (Brain) Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
  • Cerebral Aneurysm Embolization
  • Stroke


Featured Publications Legend

Featured Publications

Review of current and emerging therapies in acute ischemic stroke.

Novakovic R, Toth G, Purdy PD Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery July 2009 1(1) 13-26

Retrograde crossing stent placement strategies at the basilar apex for the treatment of wide necked aneurysms: Reconstructive and deconstructive opportunities.

Pride GL Jr, Welch B, Novakovic R, Rickert K, White J, Dutton-Johnson K, Samson D, Purdy P J NeuroInterv Surg 2009 2009 1(2) 132-135

Acute stroke teams and optimal management of acute stroke can improve outcome, a review of current guidelines

Novakovic RL, Toth G, Menon R, Maccioli GA Contemporary Critical Care August 2007 5(3) 1-14

Outcome in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage treated with antiepileptic drugs

Rosengart AJ, Huo JD, Tolentino J, Novakovic RL, Frank JI, Goldenberg FD, Macdonald RL Journal of Neurosurgery August 2007 107(2) 253-260

Intraventricular hemorrhage from ruptured aneurysm: clinical characteristics, complications, and outcomes in a large, prospective multicenter study population

Rosen D, Macdonald RL, Huo D, Goldenberg FD, Novakovic RL, Frank JI, Rosengart AJ Journal of Neurosurgery August 2007 107(2): 261-265

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Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties