About Neurocritical Care at Augusta University, Medical College of Georgia.

The Neurocritical Care Division focuses on patient care, research, and training related to the acutely ill neurological patients. We provide individualized exceptional and compassionate multidisciplinary care for patients with severe acute nervous system injuries. Whether you have a brain or spine emergency or recovering from a complex surgery, our NeuroICU team is committed to provide you the highest care possible. We have experience and expertise in a wide range of acute conditions including:

  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Ischemic Stroke
  • Intracerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Sinus Venous Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Status Epilepticus
  • CNS Malignancy
  • Coma
  • Infections of the nervous system such as meningitis and encephalitis
  • Autoimmune diseases of the nervous system
  • Neuromuscular emergencies such as Acute Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy, Myasthenia Gravis
  • Neurological complications of systemic disease such as cardiac arrest
  • Elevated ICP (Code Brain)



Contact Us

Neurocritical Care Division

1120 15th Street
Augusta, GA 30912



Our Team

Our team consist of three neurointensivist physicians who have advanced training in neurocritical care, five advanced practice providers with extensive background in critical care, two advanced practice provider fellows, two clinical pharmacists with expertise in critical care pharmacy, two nurse managers and an administrative coordinator.


Klepper Alfredo Garcia, MD
Manan Shah, MD
Nilufer Yalcin, MD

Advanced Practice Providers:

William Todd, NP
Jamey Brinson, NP
Laura Gambrell, NP
Ryan O’Hagan, NP
Cameron Autry, NP

Advanced Practice Provider Fellows:

Jianang Song, NP
Benjamin Lindroth, PA

Clinical Pharmacists:

Lindsey Sellers, PharmD
Jessica Ringler, PharmD

Nurse Managers:

Jill Williams, RN
Michelle Mitchell, RN

Administrative Support:

Mayra Galan