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Omar A. Choudhri, MD

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Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Neurosurgery

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The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department of Neurosurgery
3400 Spruce Street, 3 Silverstein Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2156623487
Fax: 2153495534
M.B., B.S. (Biology)
Aga Khan University, 2006.
Post-Graduate Training
Laboratory Researcher, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School - Boston, MA , 2003-2003.
Clinical House Staff, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital - Lahore, Pakistan, 2006-2007.
Clinical House Staff, Mayo Hospital - Lahore, Pakistan, 2007-2008.
Resident Intern, Stanford University Medical Center - Combined General Surgery & Clinical Neurosciences - Stanford University , 2008-2009.
Neurosurgery Resident, Stanford University Medical Center, Neurological Surgery - Stanford, CA, 2009-2014.
Interventional Neuroradiology/Endovascular Fellow, Stanford University Medical Center, Department of Radiology, Interventional Neuroradiology Division - Stanford, CA, 2012-2014.
Neurosurgery Chief Resident, Stanford University Medical Center, Neurological Surgery - Stanford, CA, 2014-2015.
Cerebrovascular Research Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco - San Francisco, CA, 2015-2016.
Skull Base & Cerebrovascular Clinical Fellowship, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston - Houston, TX, 2016-2017.
ACLS/BLS Certified , 2016.
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Selected Publications

Teo M, Choudhri O, Lawton MT.: Giant Aneurysms and Bypass Surgery. Oxford Textbook of Neurological Surgery 2017.

Heit Jeremy, Connolly Ian, Choudhri Omar: Percutaneous use of a dual lumen Scepter XC balloon for embolization of a complex facial arteriovenous malformation: a technical report. Clinical neuroradiology 26(4): 485-491, Dec 2016.

Bekelis Kimon, Connolly Ian D, Do Huy M, Choudhri Omar: Operative volume and outcomes of cerebrovascular neurosurgery in children. Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics 18(5): 623-628, Nov 2016.

Heit Jeremy J, Faisal Abigail G S, Telischak Nicholas A, Choudhri Omar, Do Huy M: Headway Duo microcatheter for cerebral arteriovenous malformation embolization with n-BCA. Journal of neurointerventional surgery 8(11): 1181-1185, Nov 2016.

Choudhri Omar, Schoen Matthew, Mantha Aditya, Feroze Abdullah, Ali Rohaid, Lawton Michael T, Do Huy M: Increased risk for complications following diagnostic cerebral angiography in older patients: Trends from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample (1999-2009). Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia 32: 109-14, Oct 2016.

Walcott Brian P, Choudhri Omar, Lawton Michael T: Brainstem cavernous malformations: Natural history versus surgical management. Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia 32: 164-5, Oct 2016.

Rutledge W Caleb, Choudhri Omar, Walcott Brian P, Benet Arnau, Fox Christine K, Gupta Nalin, Lawton Michael T: Indirect and direct revascularization of ACTA2 cerebral arteriopathy: feasibility of the superficial temporal artery to anterior cerebral artery bypass with posterior auricular artery interposition graft: case report. Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics 18(3): 339-43, Sep 2016.

Tomei Krystal L, Hankinson Todd C, Muh Carrie R, Dumont Aaron S, Cheshier Samuel H, Upadhyaya Cheerag, Choudhri Omar: Preface to Clinical Neurosurgery Volume 63, Proceedings of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons 2015 Annual Meeting. Neurosurgery 63 (Suppl 1): N1, Aug 2016.

Walcott Brian P, Stapleton Christopher J, Choudhri Omar, Patel Aman B: Flow Diversion for the Treatment of Intracranial Aneurysms. JAMA neurology 73(8): 1002-8, Aug 2016.

Khatibi Kasra, Choudhri Omar, Connolly Ian D, McTaggart Ryan A, Do Huy M: Asystole During Onyx Embolization of a Pediatric Arteriovenous Malformation: A Severe Case of the Trigeminocardiac Reflex. World neurosurgery Jul 2016.

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