Dr. Hersh is a pediatric neurosurgeon at Connecticut Children’s. His clinical and research interests include fetal surgery, neurosurgical oncology (brain tumors and spinal cord tumors), epilepsy surgery, congenital anomalies including spina bifida and Chiari malformations, neurotrauma, endoscopic surgery, and craniofacial surgery.


New York University School of Medicine


University of Maryland School of Medicine


Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital / St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

  • Neurosurgery, The American Board of Neurological Surgery
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery,  The American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery

Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Locations for this Doctor

Connecticut Children’s Specialty Care Center – Westport

191 Post Road West
Westport, CT06880
United States

Exterior view of Connecticut Children's Medical Center in Hartford

Connecticut Children’s Medical Center – Hartford

282 Washington Street
Hartford, CT06106
United States

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Most Recent Comments

September 9, 2023
Dr. Hersh is kind, accommodating and knowledgeable. You are very lucky to have him.
July 7, 2023
Dr Hersh is amazing would recommend to anyone
June 6, 2023
Again...Dr. Hersch has an incredible bedside manner and really was thoughtful in his delivery while allowing time for questions and for us to try to process the information.
June 6, 2023
Provider was prepared for the appointment, gave positive feedback and good information to understand the situation.
May 5, 2023