Shih-Shan Lang Chen, MD

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Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Neurosurgery

Contact information
3400 Civic Center Blvd
6 Wood Center
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-2780
B.S. (Neurobiological Sciences)
University of Florida, 2002.
M.D. (Medicine)
University of Florida College of Medicine, 2007.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Vascular Neurosurgery – revascularization surgery, Aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations
Pediatric Spine Trauma and Traumatic Brain Injury
Pediatric Brain Tumors
Neonatal and Pediatric Hydrocephalus
Endoscopic Neurosurgery
Cerebral Palsy Spasticity

Selected Publications

Swanson J., T. Aleman, W. Xu, G. Ying, W. Pan, G. Liu, S.S. Lang, G. Heuer, P. Storm, S. Bartlett, W. Katowitz, J. Taylor. : Optical coherence tomography can noninvasively detect elevated intracranial pressure in children JAMA Ophthalmology. March 2017.

Petrov D., M.Y. Uohara, Z. Ali, R. Ichord, L. Jastrzab, S.S. Lang, L. Billinghurst. : Pediatric Cerebral Sinovenous Thrombosis Following Cranial Surgery. J Neurosurg Peds January 2017.

Flibotte J, Kimmel A, Wildenhain P, BellahR, Heimall L, Morris H, Chen S, Heuer G: : Standardizing Management of Patients with Post-Hemorrhagic Hydrocephalus. Easter Society for Pediatric Research Annual Meeting 2017.

Lang S.S., G. Heuer: Chapter 4: Intracerebral Hemorrhage in Neonates and Children Pediatric Stroke Rehabilitation: An Interprofessional and Collaborative Approach, 1st edition 2017.

Siegler J., P. Zadnick, H.I. Chen, S.S. Lang: Chapter 13: Evacuation of Intracerebral Hemorrhages Neurocritical Management of the Neurosurgical Patient, 1st edition. Elsevier, 2017.

Goel N., K. Abdullah, S.S. Lang: Outcomes and Prognostic Factors in Pediatric Oligodendroglioma: a Population Based Study. Pediatric Neurosurgery 2017.

Swanson J., Xu W., T. Aleman, S.S. Lang, G. Heuer, W. Katowitz, S. Bartlett, J. Taylor. : Intracranial pressure patterns in children with craniosynostosis utilizing optical coherence tomography. American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association (ACPA) 2017.

Jain, P. A. Silva, H. Han, S.S. Lang, Y. Zhu, K. Boucher, T. Smith, A. Vakil, P. Diviney, N. Choudhari, P. Raman, C. Busch, T. Delaney, X. Yang, A. Olow, S. Mueller, D. Haas-Kogan, E. Fox, P.B. Storm, A. Resnick, A. Waanders. : Combinatorial pathway targeting approaches for BRAF-fusions associated with pediatric low-grade gliomas. Oncotarget 2017.

Huh J., S.S. Lang, T. Kilbaugh: Editorial: Trial of Decompressive Craniectomy for Traumatic Intracranial Hypertension. New England J Medicine December 2016.

Kelley B.J., G. Heuer, J. Swanson, W. Xu, P. Storm, S. Bartlett, J. Taylor, S.S. Lang: Intraoperative intracranial Pressure Monitoring in the Craniosynostosis Population. 2015 AANS/CNS Section on Pediatrics meeting December 2015 Notes: Poster presentation: Seattle, Washington.

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