Dr. Ali Krisht is co-founder and director of the Arkansas Neuroscience Institute at CHI St. Vincent, where he also directs the cerebrovascular and neuroendocrine clinics.

Dr. Krisht’s areas of expertise include cerebrovascular medicine, pituitary tumors, and skull base tumors. He shares his expertise as a frequently invited visiting professor to national and international meetings, has been faculty and director of more than 40 workshops and hands-on courses, and serves on several national and international societies.

Also a renowned publisher and editor, Dr. Krisht serves on editorial boards of several medical journals and has been chief editor of the journal Contemporary Neurosurgery since 1999. He has published more than 50 peer-reviewed manuscripts, written 20 book chapters, and edited several texts, including Pituitary Disorders: Comprehensive Management, of which he was the author and the main editor.