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Vikram Prabhu
M.D., FACS
  • Professor
  • Medical Director, Neurosurgery
  • Residency Program Director, Neurological Surgery
  • Neurological Surgery
  • Radiation Oncology
Specialties
Skull Base Tumors, Complex Cranial Base Tumors, Brain Tumors, Radiosurgery, Peripheral Nerve, Pituitary Tumors, Acoustic Tumors, Endoscopic Surgery, Cervical Lumbar Disc Surgery
Board Certifications
  • Neurological Surgery - General Cert: AM Board of Neurological Surgery
Publications

Bilateral Ptosis as Initial Presentation of Gliomatosis Cerebri: Case ReportKovanda,T.; Braca,J.; Prabhu,V.Journal of neurological surgery.Part A, Central European neurosurgery 2013 ; ( ):

Cerebrospinal Fluid Leakage from Tegmen Tympani Defects Repaired via the Middle Cranial Fossa ApproachBraca,J. A.,3rd; Marzo,S.; Prabhu,V. C.Journal of neurological surgery.Part B, Skull base 2013 ;74(2):103-107

The efficacy and safety of preoperative lumbar drain placement in anterior skull base surgeryAckerman,P. D.; Spencer,D. A.; Prabhu,V. C.Journal of neurological surgery reports 2013 ;74(1):1-9

Transpterygoid Stent Placement for Management of a Recurrent Infratemporal Fossa Epidermoid Cyst: A Technical NoteIbrahim,T.; Ackerman,P. D.; Welch,K. C.; Prabhu,V. C.Journal of neurological surgery reports 2013 ;74(2):123-128

Jugular foramen syndrome as initial presentation of metastatic lung cancerHayward,D.; Morgan,C.; Emami,B.; Biller,J.; Prabhu,V. C.Journal of neurological surgery reports 2012 ;73(1):14-18

The clinical significance and optimal timing of postoperative computed tomography following cranial surgery.Khaldi,A.; Prabhu,V. C.; Anderson,D. E.; Origitano,T. C.Journal of neurosurgery 2010 ;113(5):1021-1025

Management of diffuse low-grade cerebral gliomas.Prabhu,V.; Khaldi,A.; Barton,K.; Melian,E.; Schneck,M. J.; Primeau,M.; Lee,J. M.Neurology Clinics 2010 ;28(4):1037-1059

Clinicopathological review: esthesioneuroblastomaBragg,T. M.; Scianna,J.; Kassam,A.; Emami,B.; Brown,H. G.; Hacein-Bey,L.; Clark,J. I.; Muzaffar,K.; Boulis,N.; Prabhu,V. C.Neurosurgery 2009 ;64(4):764-770

Intraventricular schwannoma in a 15-year-old adolescent: a case reportBenedict,W. J.,Jr; Brown,H. G.; Sivarajan,G.; Prabhu,V. C.Childs Nervous System 2008 ;24(4):529-532

Avoidance and management of trigeminocardiac reflex complicating awake-craniotomy.Prabhu,V. C.; Bamber,N. I.; Shea,J. F.; Jellish,W. S.Clinical Neurology & Neurosurgery 2008 ;110(10):1064-1067

Laparoscopic-assisted lumboperitoneal shunt placement for idiopathic intracranial hypertension.Hammers,R.; Prabhu,V. C.; Sarker,S.; Jay,W. M.Seminars in ophthalmology 2008 ;23(3):151-155

Technological synergy improving the placement and performance of ventriculoperitoneal shunts. Experience with stereotactic-guided ventricular catheters with programmable shunt valves: Part 2.Hammers,R.; Anderson,D.; Prabhu,V. C.; Origitano,T. C.Contemporary Neurosugery 2008 ;30(14):

Cortical mapping in the resection of cerebral gliomas: anesthetic considerationsPrabhu,V. C.; Vargas,C.; Benedict,W.; Owen,K.; Jellish,W. S.Contemporary Neurosurgery 2007 ;29(1):

Cortical mapping in the resection of cerebral gliomas: surgical considerationsPrabhu,V. C.; Benedict,W.; Primeau,M.; Blodgett-Dycus,C.; Macken,M.; Hacein-Bey,L.; Jellish,W. S.Contemporary Neurosurgery 2007 ;29(2):

Management of scalp toxic epidermal necrolysis and cranial osteomyelitis with serratus anterior myocutaneous pedicle flap: a case report.Levitt,M. R.; Benedict,W. J.; Barton,K.; Melian,E.; Gamelli,R. L.; Vandevender,D.; Rosseau,G.; Prabhu,V. C.Journal of Burn Care & Research 2007 ;28(3):524-529

Carotid artery pseudoaneurysm resulting from an injury to the neck by a fouled baseball.Benedict,W. J.; Prabhu,V.; Viola,M.; Biller,J.Journal of the neurological sciences 2007 ;256(1-2):94-99

Malacoplakia of the cranium and cerebrum in a human immunodeficiency virus-infected man. Case report.Toubes-Klingler,E.; Prabhu,V. C.; Bernal,K.; Poage,D.; Swindells,S.Journal of neurosurgery 2006 ;104(3):432-435

Cortical mapping in the resection of cerebral gliomas: preoperative planningBenedict,W.; Primeau,M.; Blodgett-Dycus,C.; Thulborn,K. R.; Prabhu,V. C.Contemporary Neurosurgery 2006 ;28(26):

Metastatic Melanoma to the Central Nervous System: Case Report and Review of the LiteratureSchneck,M. J.; Patel,A.; Rodriguez-Quinonez,A.; Brown,H. G.; Clark,J. I.; Prabhu,V.; Dafer,R. M.; Biller,J.Seminars in Cerebrovascular Diseases and Stroke 2005 ;5(3):217-220

The pathogenesis of craniopharyngiomasPrabhu,V. C.; Brown,H. G.Childs Nervous System 2005 ;21(8-9):622-627

A history of the treatment of craniopharyngiomasDiPatri,A. J.,Jr; Prabhu,V.Childs Nervous System 2005 ;21(8-9):606-621

Results of preoperative embolization for metastatic spinal neoplasms.Prabhu,V. C.; Bilsky,M. H.; Jambhekar,K.; Panageas,K. S.; Boland,P. J.; Lis,E.; Heier,L.; Nelson,P. K.Journal of neurosurgery 2003 ;98(2 Suppl):156-164

Chronic subdural hematoma complicating arachnoid cyst secondary to soccer-related head injury: case reportPrabhu,V. C.; Bailes,J. E.Neurosurgery 2002 ;50(1):195-7; discussion 197-8

Diagnosis and management of a metastatic tumor in the atlantoaxial spineBilsky,M. H.; Shannon,F. J.; Sheppard,S.; Prabhu,V.; Boland,P. J.Spine 2002 ;27(10):1062-1069

Education
Medical School
  • St. John's Medical College
Residency
  • West Virginia University Hospitals, Neurological Surgery
Fellowship
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Neurosurgical Oncology
Interests
  • Family
  • Social- Political and International History
  • Art History
  • Baseball
  • Gardening