Neurosurgeon: Joseph Serrone, MD | Loyola Medicine

Joseph Serrone, MD

Joseph Serrone, MD

Neurological Surgery

Assistant Professor

Languages Spoken


Clinical Expertise

  • Acoustic Tumors
  • Aneurysm
  • Brain Hemorrhage (Bleeding)
  • Brain Tumor
  • Carotid Artery Surgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stroke
  • Vascular Malformation

About Dr. Serrone


Medical Education

Medical School
University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Medicine
University of Cincinnati - Neurological Surgery
  • University of Cincinnati - Endovascular Neurosurgery
  • Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland - Cerebrovascular & Skull Base Surgery

Board Certification

American Board of Neurological Surgery


  • Coaxial Access for Microcatheter Stabilization During Aneurysm Coiling: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. Kim, M; Shanker, R; Kam, A; Reynolds, M; Serrone, JC, Operative neurosurgery (Hagerstown, Md.)
  • Primary Intradural Extramedullary Sporadic Spinal Hemangioblastomas: CASE Report and Systematic Review. Li, D; Choe, S; Borys, E; Serrone, JC; Germanwala, AV, World neurosurgery
  • 'Railroad switch' technique for stent-assisted coil embolization of a wide-neck bifurcation intracranial aneurysm: technical note. Heiferman, DM; Reynolds, MR; Reddy, AS; Serrone, JC, The neuroradiology journal
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  • Reliability of the Modified TICI Score among Endovascular Neurosurgeons. Heiferman, DM; Pecoraro, NC; Wozniak, AW; Ebersole, KC; Jimenez, LM; Reynolds, MR; Ringer, AJ; Serrone, JC, AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia Secondary to Cerebellar Arteriovenous Malformation: A Report of Two Cases. Tjahjadi, M; Wijaya, V; Serrone, J; Caropeboka, MS, Asian journal of neurosurgery
  • Mercury vs. Water: An Analysis of Multi-Institutional Survey Data Assessing Intracranial Pressure Unit of Measure Awareness. Heiferman, DM; Jack, MM; Johnson, KD; Katsevman, GA; Prabhu, VC; Germanwala, AV; Serrone, JC, World neurosurgery
  • Murphey's teat: history and insight into an enigmatic cerebrovascular eponym. Heiferman, DM; Li, D; Serrone, JC; Reynolds, MR; Germanwala, AV; Watridge, CB; Arthur, AS, Journal of neurosurgery
  • Angiographic "Blush" After Stereotactic Radiosurgery Ablation of Residual Arteriovenous Malformation in Pediatric Patient: Case Report and Review of Literature Szujewski, C. C.; Heiferman, D. M.; Rosenbaum, M. D.; Reynolds, M. R.; Anderson, D. E.; Serrone, J. C., World neurosurgery
  • Extracranial-to-Intracranial Bypass for Pressor Dependent Cerebrovascular Insufficiency: Modified Classification and Representative Case. Heiferman, DM; Souter, JR; Reynolds, MR; Anderson, DE; Serrone, JC, CURRENT NEUROVASCULAR RESEARCH
  • Fusiform dilatation of the internal carotid artery following childhood craniopharyngioma resection treated by endovascular flow diversion-A case report and literature review. Reynolds, MR; Heiferman, DM; Boucher, AB; Serrone, JC; Barrow, DL; Dion, JE, Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia
  • Should we still consider clips for basilar apex aneurysms? A critical appraisal of the literature Tjahjadi, M.; Serrone, J.; Hernesniemi, J., Surgical neurology international
  • Simple Lateral Suboccipital Approach and Modification for Vertebral Artery Aneurysms: A Study of 52 Cases Over 10 Years. Tjahjadi, M; Rezai Jahromi, B; Serrone, J; Nurminen, V; Choque-Velasquez, J; Kivisaari, R; Lehto, H; Niemelä, M; Hernesniemi, J, World neurosurgery
  • Aneurysm growth and de novo aneurysms during aneurysm surveillance Serrone, J. C.; Tackla, R. D.; Gozal, Y. M.; Hanseman, D. J.; Gogela, S. L.; Vuong, S. M.; Kosty, J. A.; Steiner, C. A.; Krueger, B. M.; Grossman, A. W.; Ringer, A. J., Journal of neurosurgery
  • Factors Determining Surgical Approaches to Basilar Bifurcation Aneurysms and Its Surgical Outcomes Tjahjadi, M.; Kivelev, J.; Serrone, J. C.; Maekawa, H.; Kerro, O.; Jahromi, B. R.; Lehto, H.; Niemela, M.; Hernesniemi, J. A., Neurosurgery
  • Presigmoid Approach to Vertebrobasilar Artery Aneurysms: A Series of 31 Patients and Review of the Literature Tjahjadi, M.; Niemela, M.; Kivelev, J.; Serrone, J.; Maekawa, H.; Jahromi, B. R.; Kerro, O.; Hafez, A.; Lehto, H.; Kivisaari, R.; Hernesniemi, J., World neurosurgery
  • The role of estrogen on the pathology of cerebral aneurysms. Maekawa, H; Serrone, JC; Tjahjadi, M; Hernesniemi, J, Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics
  • Aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: pathobiology current treatment and future directions., Serrone, JC; Maekawa, H; Tjahjadi, M; Hernesniemi, J, Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics
  • The surgical management of previously coiled cerebral aneurysms. Serrone, JC; Hernesniemi, J, World neurosurgery
  • Changes in computed tomography perfusion parameters after superficial temporal artery to middle cerebral artery bypass: an analysis of 29 cases Serrone, J. C.; Jimenez, L.; Hanseman, D. J.; Carroll, C. P.; Grossman, A. W.; Wang, L.; Vagal, A.; Choutka, O.; Andaluz, N.; Ringer, A. J.; Abruzzo, T.; Zuccarello, M., Journal of neurological surgery.Part B, Skull base
  • Management of vasospasm in ruptured unsecured intracranial vascular lesions: review of 10 cases Serrone, J.; Jimenez, L.; Andaluz, N.; Abruzzo, T. A.; Zuccarello, M.; Ringer, A. J., Journal of neurointerventional surgery
  • Prediction and suppression of HIFU-induced vessel rupture using passive cavitation detection in an ex vivo model Hoerig, C. L.; Serrone, J. C.; Burgess, M. T.; Zuccarello, M.; Mast, T. D., Journal of therapeutic ultrasound
  • The role of endovascular therapy in the treatment of acute ischemic stroke. Serrone, JC; Jimenez, L; Ringer, AJ, Neurosurgery
  • Vertebrobasilar fusiform aneurysms. Serrone, JC; Gozal, YM; Grossman, AW; Andaluz, N; Abruzzo, T; Zuccarello, M; Ringer, A, Neurosurgery clinics of North America
  • Lumbar ligamentum flavum: spatial relationships to surrounding anatomical structures and technical description of en bloc resection Losiniecki, A. J.; Serrone, J. C.; Keller, J. T.; Bohinski, R. J., Journal of neurological surgery.Part A, Central European neurosurgery
  • Systemic infusion and local irrigation with argatroban effective in preventing clot formation during carotid endarterectomy in a patient with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia Serrone, J. C.; Andaluz, N.; Brink, V.; Zuccarello, M.; Ware, S. L., World neurosurgery
  • Venous thromboembolism in subarachnoid hemorrhage Serrone, J. C.; Wash, E. M.; Hartings, J. A.; Andaluz, N.; Zuccarello, M., World neurosurgery
  • The role of microsurgical resection and radiosurgery for cerebral arteriovenous malformations. Serrone, J; Zuccarello, M, Methodist DeBakey cardiovascular journal