Jose Biller
  • Professor
  • Department Chairperson, Neurology
  • Director, Vascular Neurology Fellowship Program
  • Medical Director, Stroke Program
  • Neurology
  • Neurological Surgery
Stroke, Stroke in Children and Young Adults, Acute Neurology Care, General Neurology, Aneurysms, Brain Hemorrhage (Bleeding), Neurological Complications of Pregnancy, Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA), Vascular Neurology
Board Certifications
  • Neurology - General Cert: AM Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Gen)
  • Neurology - General Cert: AM Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Gen)
  • Vascular Neurology - Subspecialty Cert: AM Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (Gen)

Risk of warfarin-associated intracerebral haemorrhage after ischaemic stroke is low and unchanged during the 2000sRuland,S.; Biller,J.Evidence-based medicine 2015 ;20(1):36-2014-110079. Epub 2014 Dec 15

Neurologic aspects of systemic disease, Part III. PrefaceBiller,J.; Ferro,J. M.Handbook of clinical neurology 2014 ;121( ):ix-0-7020-4088-7.09991-0

Author responseArmstrong,M. J.; Biller,J.; Goldstein,L. B.; Schneck,M.; Messe,S. R.Neurology 2014 ;82(1):95

Fibromuscular dysplasia: state of the science and critical unanswered questions: a scientific statement from the American Heart AssociationOlin,J. W.; Gornik,H. L.; Bacharach,J. M.; Biller,J.; Fine,L. J.; Gray,B. H.; Gray,W. A.; Gupta,R.; Hamburg,N. M.; Katzen,B. T.; Lookstein,R. A.; Lumsden,A. B.; Newburger,J. W.; Rundek,T.; Sperati,C. J.; Stanley,J. C.; American Heart Association Council on Peripheral Vascular Disease; American Heart Association Council on Clinical Cardiology; American Heart Association Council on Cardiopulmonary, Critical Care, Perioperative and Resuscitation; American Heart Association Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young; American Heart Association Council on Cardiovascular Radiology and Intervention; American Heart Association Council on Epidemiology and Prevention; American Heart Association Council on Functional Genomics and Translational Biology; American Heart Association Council for High Blood Pressure Research; American Heart Association Council on the Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease; American Heart Association Stroke CouncilCirculation 2014 ;129(9):1048-1078

Future of Subspecialty Training in Vascular NeurologyAdams,H. P.,Jr; Biller,J.Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation 2014 ; ( ):

Neurology of pregnancyBlock,H. S.; Biller,J.Handbook of clinical neurology 2014 ;121( ):1595-1622

Refractory Fulminant Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis (ADEM) in an AdultRodriguez-Porcel,F.; Hornik,A.; Rosenblum,J.; Borys,E.; Biller,J.Frontiers in neurology 2014 ;5( ):270

Neurologic complications of cardiac surgery and interventional cardiologyHocker,S.; Wijdicks,E. F.; Biller,J.Handbook of clinical neurology 2014 ;119( ):193-208

Use and In-Hospital Outcomes of Recombinant Tissue Plasminogen Activator in Pediatric Arterial Ischemic Stroke PatientsNasr,D. M.; Biller,J.; Rabinstein,A. A.Pediatric neurology 2014 ; ( ):

Right Brain: A reading specialist with alexia without agraphia: Teacher interruptedCuomo,J.; Flaster,M.; Biller,J.Neurology 2014 ;82(1):e5-7

Amyloid-Beta related angiitis of the central nervous system: case report and topic reviewNouh,A.; Borys,E.; Gierut,A. K.; Biller,J.Frontiers in neurology 2014 ;5( ):13

Recognition and management of stroke in young adults and adolescentsSinghal,A. B.; Biller,J.; Elkind,M. S.; Fullerton,H. J.; Jauch,E. C.; Kittner,S. J.; Levine,D. A.; Levine,S. R.Neurology 2013 ;81(12):1089-1097

Autopsy proven peripheral nervous system neurolymphomatosis despite negative bilateral sural nerve biopsyRamirez-Zamora,A.; Morales-Vidal,S.; Chawla,J.; Biller,J.Frontiers in neurology 2013 ;4( ):197

Commonly asked questions: thrombolytic therapy in the management of acute strokeBlock,H. S.; Biller,J.Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics 2013 ;13(2):157-165

Management of intracerebral hemorrhage in the presence of anticoagulant therapyBlock,H. S.; Biller,J.Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation 2013 ;20(2):131-138

Eleven commonly asked questions about ischemic strokeCarnahan,L.; Block,H. S.; Biller,J.Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation 2013 ;20(2):93-100

Foster Kennedy Syndrome Due to Meningioma Growth during PregnancyRodriguez-Porcel,F.; Hughes,I.; Anderson,D.; Lee,J.; Biller,J.Frontiers in neurology 2013 ;4( ):183

Stroke due to calcific embolism after cardiac proceduresChaudhry,F. S.; Vela-Duarte,D.; Biller,J.Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria 2013 ;71(6):416-282X20130051

Commonly asked questions in transient ischemic attackChaudhry,F.; Biller,J.; Flaster,M.Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics 2013 ;13(2):151-156

Armored brainChaudhry,F. S.; Biller,J.; Loftus,C. M.; Braca Iii,J. A.Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria 2013 ;71(10):823-282X20130131

Reversible Cerebral Vasoconstriction Syndrome with Multivessel Cervical Artery Dissections and a Double Aortic ArchNouh,A.; Ruland,S.; Schneck,M. J.; Pasquale,D.; Biller,J.Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association 2013 ; ( ):

Musical hallucinations and forgotten tunes - case report and brief literature reviewVitorovic,D.; Biller,J.Frontiers in neurology 2013 ;4( ):109

Summary of evidence-based guideline: Periprocedural management of antithrombotic medications in patients with ischemic cerebrovascular disease: Report of the Guideline Development Subcommittee of the American Academy of NeurologyArmstrong,M. J.; Gronseth,G.; Anderson,D. C.; Biller,J.; Cucchiara,B.; Dafer,R.; Goldstein,L. B.; Schneck,M.; Messe,S. R.Neurology 2013 ;80(22):2065-2069

Neurology has grown into an exciting and therapeutically oriented disciplineBiller,J.Neurologic clinics 2013 ;31(3):xiii-xiv

Nosography of the "essential": volitional palatal tremorBiller,J.; Espay,A. J.Neurology 2013 ;81(8):772-773

Late onset CNS immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome in an immunocompetent patientHornik,A.; Rodriguez-Porcel,F.; Wallery,S.; Flaster,M.; Lee,J. M.; Biller,J.Frontiers in neurology 2013 ;4( ):12

Central poststroke pain: current diagnosis and treatmentFlaster,M.; Meresh,E.; Rao,M.; Biller,J.Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation 2013 ;20(2):116-123

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

Primary CNS teratocarcinomaVitorovic,D.; Rosenblum,J.; Thomas,C.; Lee,J.; Biller,J.Frontiers in neurology 2012 ;3( ):14

Primary stroke center concept: strengths and limitationsChaudhry,F. S.; Schneck,M. J.; Warady,J.; Platakis,J.; Morales-Vidal,S. G.; Biller,J.; Flaster,M.Frontiers in neurology 2012 ;3( ):108

Direct thrombin inhibitors and factor Xa inhibitors in patients with cerebrovascular diseaseMorales-Vidal,S.; Schneck,M. J.; Flaster,M.; Biller,J.Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics 2012 ;12(2):179-189

Trigeminal perineural spread of renal cell carcinomaHornik,A.; Rosenblum,J.; Biller,J.Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria 2012 ;70(10):831

Central and extrapontine myelinolysis affecting the brain and spinal cord. An unusual presentation of pancreatic encephalopathyHornik,A.; Rodriguez Porcel,F. J.; Agha,C.; Flaster,M.; Morales Vidal,S.; Schneck,M. J.; Lee,J.; Biller,J.Frontiers in neurology 2012 ;3( ):135

Wegener's disease presenting with occipital condyle syndromeHornik,A.; Rodriguez-Porcel,F.; Ersahin,C. H.; Kadanoff,R.; Biller,J.Frontiers in neurology 2012 ;3( ):53

Right brain: a descriptive account of two patients' experience with and adaptations to Balint syndrome.Cuomo,J.; Flaster,M.; Biller,J.Neurology 2012 ;79(11):e95-6

Statins in hemorrhagic strokeFlaster,M.; Morales-Vidal,S.; Schneck,M. J.; Biller,J.Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics 2011 ;11(8):1141-1149

Stroke- and pregnancy-induced hypertensive syndromes.Morales-Vidal,S.; Schneck,M. J.; Flaster,M. S.; Biller,J.Women's health 2011 ;7(3):283-292

Deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in neurologic and neurosurgical diseaseSchneck,M. J.; Biller,J.Continuum (Minneapolis, Minn.) 2011 ;17(1 Neurologic Complications of Systemic Disease):27-44

The future of neurologyBiller,J.; Schneck,M. J.Frontiers in neurology 2011 ;2( ):1

Patient management problemBiller,J.; Schneck,M. J.Continuum (Minneapolis, Minn.) 2011 ;17(1 Neurologic Complications of Systemic Disease):198-203

Patient management problem-preferred responsesBiller,J.; Schneck,M. J.Continuum (Minneapolis, Minn.) 2011 ;17(1 Neurologic Complications of Systemic Disease):204-211

Advances in neurologic therapy: PrefaceBiller,J.Neurologic clinics 2010 ;28(4):xv-xvi

Neurologic complications of cardiac surgery and interventional cardiac procedures.Biller,J.; Hocker,S.; Morales-Vidal,S.Hospital practice (1995) Hospital practice 2010 ;38(4):83; No-89

Neurological complications following vaccinationsMiravalle,A.; Biller,J.; Schnitzler,E.; Bonwit,A.Neurological research 2010 ;32(3):285-292

Neurologic complications of cardiac surgeryLove,B. B.; Hocker,S. E.; Biller,J.MedLink Neurology 2009 ; ( ):04072010

Basilar Artery StrokeWhapham,J. M.; Biller,J.MedLink Neurology 2009 ; ( ):05142009

Antiplatelet therapy in ischemic stroke: variability in clinical trials and its impact on choosing the appropriate therapyBiller,J.Journal of the neurological sciences 2009 ;284(1-2):1-9

Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics: recent stroke highlightsBiller,J.Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics 2009 ;9(2):175-178

Stroke: Improving characterization of childhood cerebral arteriopathies.Biller,J.Nature Reviews Cardiology 2009 ;6(6):395-397

Bilateral subdural hematomas in an adult with osteogenesis imperfectaEddeine,H. S.; Dafer,R. M.; Schneck,M. J.; Biller,J.Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association 2009 ;18(4):313-315

Brainstem cavernous malformations: a review with two case reports.Ramirez-Zamora,A.; Biller,J.Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria 2009 ;67(3B):917-921

Aspirin nonresponse in patients with arterial causes of ischemic stroke: considerations in detection and managementBiller,J.Journal of the neurological sciences 2008 ;272(1-2):1-7

The role of antiplatelet therapy in the management of ischemic stroke: implementation of guidelines in current practiceBiller,J.Neurological research 2008 ;30(7):669-677

Neurologic complications of cardiac surgeryLove,B. B.; Fleck,J. D.; Biller,J.MedLink Neurology 2008 ; ( ):06192008

Anticoagulants for intracranial artery dissection without subarachnoid hemorrhage--safe but not sound?.Dafer,R. M.; Biller,J.Nature Clinical Practice Neurology 2008 ;4(1):20-21

Antiphospholipid syndrome: role of antiphospholipid antibodies in neurologyDafer,R. M.; Biller,J.Hematology - Oncology Clinics of North America 2008 ;22(1):95-105

Spinal Cord, anatomy, localization, and an overview of spinal cord syndromesGruener,G.; Biller,J.CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology 2008 ;14(3):11

Management of stroke in infants and children: a scientific statement from a Special Writing Group of the American Heart Association Stroke Council and the Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the YoungRoach,E. S.; Golomb,M. R.; Adams,R.; Biller,J.; Daniels,S.; Deveber,G.; Ferriero,D.; Jones,B. V.; Kirkham,F. J.; Scott,R. M.; Smith,E. R.Stroke 2008 ;39(9):2644-2691

Neuromyelitis optica (NMO) antibody positivity in patients with transverse myelitis and no visual manifestationsHamnik,S. E.; Hacein-Bey,L.; Biller,J.; Gruener,G.; Jay,W.Seminars in ophthalmology 2008 ;23(3):191-200

Paradoxical embolism to the central nervous system after sexual intercourse in a young woman with a complex atrial septal abnormalityVelicu,S.; Biller,J.; Hacein-Bey,L.; Freihage,J. H.; Leya,F.Journal of Stroke & Cerebrovascular Diseases 2008 ;17(5):320-324

Deep brain stimulation as an effective treatment option for post-midbrain infarction-related tremor as it presents with Benedikt syndrome.Bandt,S. K.; Anderson,D.; Biller,J.Journal of neurosurgery 2008 ;109(4):635-639

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

Desmoteplase in the treatment of acute ischemic strokeDafer,R. M.; Biller,J.Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics 2007 ;7(4):333-337

Recurrent strokes in two patients with POEMS syndrome and Castleman's disease.Garcia,T.; Dafer,R. M.; Hocker,S.; Schneck,M.; Barton,K.; Biller,J.Journal of Stroke & Cerebrovascular Diseases 2007 ;16(6):278-284

Free-floating thrombus of the carotid artery: literature review and case reportsBhatti,A. F.; Leon,L. R.,Jr; Labropoulos,N.; Rubinas,T. L.; Rodriguez,H.; Kalman,P. G.; Schneck,M.; Psalms,S. B.; Biller,J.Journal of Vascular Surgery 2007 ;45(1):199-205

How long are delays to carotid imaging and endarterectomy, and how do these delays affect recurrent stroke risk?[see comment].Schneck,M. J.; Biller,J.Nature Clinical Practice Neurology 2006 ;2(3):126-127

GQ1b antibody testing in Guillain-Barre syndrome and variants.Chaudhry,F.; Gee,K. E.; Vaphiades,M. S.; Biller,J.; Jay,W.Semin.Ophthalmol. 2006 ;21(4):223-227

Left ventricular thrombus discovered on chest computed tomography for presumed cryptogenic strokeMarriott,E.; Schneck,M. J.; Barron,J. T.; Cho,L.; Biller,J.Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association 2006 ;15(1):41-42

Conversion disorder? One patient's 'moving' story.Armstrong,M. J.; Costello,A. K.; Hanessian,M.; Rao,M.; Biller,J.Current Psychiatry 2006 ;5(3):77-80

Thoracic intramedullary cavernous malformation with posttraumatic hematomyelia: case report and literature review.Armstrong,M. J.; Hacein-Bey,L.; Schneck,M. J.; Nockels,R. P.; Biller,J.Journal of Stroke & Cerebrovascular Diseases 2006 ;15(2):74-78

Discontinuation of perioperative antiplatelet and anticoagulant therapy in stroke patientsArmstrong,M. J.; Schneck,M. J.; Biller,J.Neurologic clinics 2006 ;24(4):607-630

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

Hemorrhagic stroke in the tropicsSchneck,M. J.; Biller,J.Seminars in neurology 2005 ;25(3):300-306

New treatments in acute ischemic strokeSchneck,M. J.; Biller,J.Current treatment options in neurology 2005 ;7(6):499-511

Occipital lobe infarction following cardiac ablation.Mirza,R. G.; Biller,J.; Jay,W. M.Seminars in ophthalmology 2004 ;19(3-4):70-71

Antithrombotic therapy for prevention of recurrent stroke in the new millenniumSchneck,M. J.; Biller,J.Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics 2004 ;4(2):145-149

Isolated CNS Vasculitis with subarachnoid hemorrhage and bilateral carotid artery dissections.Armstrong,M.; Schneck,M. J.; Biller,J.Seminars in Cerebrovascular Diseases and Stroke 2004 ;4(3):161-166

Medical School
  • School of Medicine, University of the Republic
  • Henry Ford Hospital, Neurology
  • Loyola University Medical Center/Hines VA Medical Center, Neurology
  • Bowman Gray School of Medicine,Wake Forest University, Cerebrovascular Research
  • Spanish
  • Italian
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