Ali Kemal Ozturk

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Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at the Pennsylvania Hospital
Department: Neurosurgery

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Pennsylvania Hospital
Department of Neurosurgery
801 Spruce Street
3rd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Office: 215-829-5729
B.A. (Biology)
Johns Hopkins University, 2001.
Yale School of Medicine, 2006.
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Selected Publications

Patricia Zadnik Sullivan, Ahmed Albayar, Justin C Burrell, Kevin Browne, John Arena, Victoria Johnson, Douglas H Smith, D Kacy Cullen, Ali K Ozturk: Implantation Of Engineered Axon Tracts To Bridge Spinal Cord Injury Beyond The Glial Scar In Rats. Tissue Eng Part A Jan 2021 Notes: [Epub Ahead of Print - doi:10.1089/ten.TEA.2020.0233]

Piazza M, Sullivan PZ, Madsen P, Branche M, McShane B, Saylany A, Sharma N, Arlet V, Ozturk A.: Proximal junctional kyphosis following T10-pelvis fusion presenting with neurologic compromise: case presentations and review of the literature. Br J Neurosurg 34(6): 715-720, Dec 2020.

Tracy M Flanders, Joseph Ifrach, Saurabh Sinha, Disha S Joshi, Ali K Ozturk, Neil R Malhotra, Rachel Pessoa, Michael J Kallan, Lee A Fleisher, Michael A Ashburn, Eileen Maloney, William C Welch, Zarina S Ali: Reduction of Postoperative Opioid Use After Elective Spine and Peripheral Nerve Surgery Using an Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Program. Pain Med. 21(12): 3283-3291, Dec 2020.

Joseph Ifrach, Rohan Basu, Disha S Joshi, Tracy M Flanders, Ali K Ozturk , Neil R Malhotra, Rachel Pessoa , Michael J Kallan , Eileen Maloney , William C Welch , Zarina S Ali : Efficacy of an Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Pathway in Elderly Patients Undergoing Spine and Peripheral Nerve Surgery. Clin Neurol Neurosurg 197: 106-115, Oct 2020.

Xu ZX, Albayar A, Dollé JP, Hansel G, Bianchini J, Sullivan PZ, Kacy Cullen D, Smith DH, Ozturk AK.: Dorsal root ganglion axons facilitate and guide cortical neural outgrowth: In vitro modeling of spinal cord injury axonal regeneration. Restor Neurol Neurosci. 38(1): 1-9, Sep 2020.

M Burhan Janjua, Alexus E Haynie, Vibhav Bansal, Soumolindra Bhattacharia, Tamila Grant, Daniel McQuillan, Peter G Passias, Ali K Ozturk, Steven W Hwang: Determinants of Chiari I progression in pregnancy. J Clin Neurosci 77: 1-7, July 2020.

Ezra Sadik M*, Ozturk AK*, Albayar A, Branche M, Zadnik Sullivan P, Schlosser LO, Browne KD, Jaye AH, Smith DH. *co-first author: A Strategy Toward Bridging a Complete Spinal Cord Lesion Using Stretch-Grown Axons. Tissue Eng Part A 26(11-12): 623-635, Jun 2020.

Goodsell K, Sullivan PZ, Macaluso M, Blue R, Ghenbot Y, Al-Bayar A, Ozturk AK, Pukenas B, Schuster J.: Osteoradionecrosis of the occipitocervical junction following radiation for head and neck cancer: A report of eight cases. World Neurosurgery 138: 381-385, Jun 2020.

Saylany A, Spadola M, Blue R, Sharma N, Ozturk AK, Yoon JW.: The use of a novel heads-up display (HUD) to view intra-operative X-rays during a one level cervical arthroplasty. World Neurosurgery 138: 369-373, Jun 2020.

Alexander Beschloss, John Mueller, Jon-Michael E Caldwell, Alex Ha, Joseph M Lombardi, Ali Ozturk, Ronald Lehman, Comron Saifi: Comparison of medical comorbidities in Medicare patients treated by orthopaedic surgeons and neurosurgeons throughout the USA. Bone Jt Open 1(6): 257-260, June 2020.

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