Elad Levy, MD

Selected Publications

  1. Levy EI, Paino JE, Caputy AJ, Sarin PS, Goldstein AL, Wright DC, Sekhar. ELISA Quantification of Cytokine Concentrations in Human Meningiomas. Neurosurgery 1996 39(4): 823-829.
  2. Levy EI, Resnick DK, Jannetta PJ, Bissonette DJ. Pediatric Hemifacial Spasm: The Efficacy of Microvascular Decompression. Pediatric Neurosurgery 1998 27: 238-241.
  3. Levy EI, Firlik AD, Kanal E, Rubin G, Kirby L, Yonas H. Development of Obstructive Hydrocephalus Following LP Shunting for Communicating Hydrocephalus Secondary to Subarachnoid Hemorrhage form Ruptured Aneurysms. Journal of Clin Neurology and Neurosurgery 1999 101(2):79-85.
  4. Levy EI, Clyde B, McLaughlin MR, Jannetta PJ. Microvascular Decompression for Severe Refractory Hypertension. Neurosurgery 1998 43(1):1-6.
  5. Levy EI, Firlik AD, Wisniewski S, Rubin G, Jungreis CA, Wechsler LR, Yonas H. Factors affecting survival rates for acute vertebrobasilar artery occlusions treated with intra-arterial thrombolytic therapy: a meta-analytical approach. Neurosurgery 1999 45(3):539-45.
  6. Levy EI, Rubin G, Scarrow AM, Kanal E, Yonas H, Kirby L. Reversible Ischemia Determined By Xenon-enhanced CT Scan After Ninety Minutes of Complete Basilar Artery Occlusion. AJNR 1998 19:1943-1946.
  7. Levy EI, Scarrow AM, Firlik AD, Kanal E, Rubin G, Kirby L, Yonas H. Development of obstructive hydrocephalus with lumboperitoneal shunting following subarachnoid hemorrhage. Clin Neurol Neurosurg 1999 101:79-85.
  8. Levy EI, Scarrow A, Hamilton RC, Wollman MR, Fitz C, Pollack IF. Medical management of eosinophilic granuloma of the cervical spine. Pediatric Neurosurgery 1999 31(3):159-62.
  9. Levy EI, Heiss JD, Kent MS, Riedel CJ, Oldfield EH. Spinal cord swelling preceding syrinx development. Case report. Journal of Neurosurgery 2000 92(1 Suppl): 93-7.
  10. Levy EI, Niranjan A, Thompson TP, Scarrow AM, Kondziolka D, Flickinger JC, Lunsford LD. Radiosurgery for childhood intracranial arteriovenous malformations. Neurosurgery 2000 47(4):834-41.
  11. Levy EI, Scarrow AM, Jannetta PJ. Microvascular decompression in the treatment of hypertension: review and update. Surgical Neurology 2001 55(1):2-10.
  12. Levy EI, Horowitz MB, Cahill AM. Lingual artery embolization for severe and uncontrollable postoperative tonsillar bleeding. Ear Nose Throat Journal 2001 80(4):208-11.
  13. Levy EI, Horowitz MB, Koebbe CJ, Jungreis C, Pride GL, Dutton K, Purdy PD. Transluminal stent-assisted angioplasty of the intracranial vertebrobasilar system for medically refractory, posterior circulation ischemia: early results. Neurosurgery 2001 48(6):1215-1223.
  14. Levy EI, Yonas H. Cerebral Revascularization for Cerebral Ischemia and Stroke Prevention in Patients with Atherosclerotic Occlusive Disease: Defining the Population that Benefits. Neurosurgery Clinics of North America. 2001 12(3):489-98.
  15. Levy EI, Harris AE, Omalu BI, Hamilton RL, Branstetter BF, Pollack IF. Sudden death from fulminant acute cerebellitis. Pediatric Neurosurgery July 2001 35(1):24-8.
  16. Levy EI, Koebbe CJ, Horowitz MB, Jungreis C, Pride GL, Dutton K, Kassam A, Purdy PD. Rupture of intracranial aneurysms during endovascular coiling. Management and outcomes. Neurosurgery 2001 49: 807-813.
  17. Levy EI, Boulos AS, Bendok BR, Kim SH, Horowitz MB, Qureshi AI, Guterman LR, Hopkins LN. Intracranial stenting for cerebrovascular pathology. Contemporary Neurosurgery 2001 23 (25): 1-9.
  18. Levy EI, Horowitz MB, Koebbe C, Jungreis CC. Target specific trimodal endovascular management of carotid blowout syndrome: Case report. ENT Journal 2002 81(2):115-8.
  19. Levy EI, Boulos AS, Guterman LR. Stent-assisted endoluminal revascularization for the treatment of intracranial atherosclerotic disease. Neurological Research 2002 24(4):337-46.
  20. Levy EI, Boulos AS, Bendok BR, Kim SH, Qureshi AI, Guterman LR, Hopkins LN. Transradial cerebral angiography: an alternative route. Neurosurgery 2002 51:335-342, 2002.
  21. Levy EI, Boulos AS, Bendok BR, Kim SH, Quereshi AI, Guterman LR, Hopkins LN. Brainstem infarction after delayed thrombosis of a stented verterbral artery fusiform aneurysm: Case Report. Neurosurgery November 2002 51(5):1280-5.
  22. Levy EI, Bendok BR, Boulos AS, Qureshi AI, Guterman LR, Hopkins LN. Endovascular surgery: the future without limits. Clin Neurosurg 2002; 49:229-46.
  23. Levy EI, Hanel RA, Bendok BR, Boulos AS, Hartney ML, Guterman LR, Qureshi AI, Hopkins LN. Staged stent-assisted angioplasty for symptomatic intracranial vertebrobasilar artery stenosis. J Neurosurg. 2002 Dec; 97(6):1294-301.
  24. Levy EI, Boulos AS, Hanel RA, Fermin T, Alberico RA, Franckowiak MD, Nemes B, Paciorcek AM, Guterman LR, Hopkins LN. In vivo model of intracranial stent implantation: a pilot study examining the histological response of cerebral vessels following randomized blinded implantation of heparin-coated and uncoated endoluminal stents. J Neurosurg March 2003 98(3):544-53.
  25. Levy EI, Kim SH, Bendok BR, Qureshi AI, Guterman LR, Hopkins LN: Transradial Stenting of the Cervical Internal Carotid Artery: Technical Case Report. Neurosurgery August 2003 53(2):448-52.
  26. Levy EI, Hanel R, Boulos AS, Bendok BR, Kim SH, Gibbons KJ, Qureshi AI, Guterman LR, Hopkins LN. Comparison of periprocedure complications resulting from direct stent placement compared with those due to conventional and staged stent placement in the basilar artery. J Neurosurg October 2003 99(4):653-660.
  27. Levy EI, Hanel R, Howington J, Nemes B, Boulos A, Tio F, Paciorek AM, Amlani S, Kagan-Hallett K, Duffy Fronckowiak, Guterman L, Hopkins L: Sirolimus-eluting stents in the canine cerebral vasculature: A prospective, randomized, blinded study assessing safety and vessel response. J Neruosurg.2004 Apr: 100(4):688-94.
  28. Levy EI, Horowitz M, Jovin T, Kassam A. Sucessful management of post tumor resection middle cerebral artery thrombosis with angioplasty/stenting and low dose intra-arterial/intravenous IIb/IIIa inhibitor infusion: Case Report. Neurosurgery. 55(3):713,Sept. 2004.
  29. Levy EI, Hopkins LN: Emergency Stent Placement for Symptomatic Acute Carotid Artery Occlusion After Carotid Endarterectomy. J Neurosurg 101:151-153, July 2004.
  30. Levy EI, Hanel RA, Lau T, Koebbe CJ, Levy N, Padalino DJ, Malicki K, Guterman LR, Hopkins LN: Frequency and Management of Recurrent Stenosis After Carotid Stent Implantation. J Neurosurg 102: 29-37, January 2005.