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Vikram Prabhu
M.D., FACS
  • Professor
  • Medical Director, Neurosurgery
  • Residency Program Director, Neurological Surgery
  • Neurological Surgery
  • Radiation Oncology
Specialties
Skull Base Tumors, Complex Cranial Base Tumors, Brain Tumors, Radiosurgery, Peripheral Nerve, Pituitary Tumors, Acoustic Tumors, Endoscopic Surgery, Cervical Lumbar Disc Surgery
Publications

The efficacy and safety of preoperative lumbar drain placement in anterior skull base surgeryAckerman,P. D.; Spencer,D. A.; Prabhu,V. C.Journal of neurological surgery reports 2013 ;74(1):1-9

Transpterygoid Stent Placement for Management of a Recurrent Infratemporal Fossa Epidermoid Cyst: A Technical NoteIbrahim,T.; Ackerman,P. D.; Welch,K. C.; Prabhu,V. C.Journal of neurological surgery reports 2013 ;74(2):123-128

Cerebrospinal Fluid Leakage from Tegmen Tympani Defects Repaired via the Middle Cranial Fossa ApproachBraca,J. A.,3rd; Marzo,S.; Prabhu,V. C.Journal of neurological surgery.Part B, Skull base 2013 ;74(2):103-107

Bilateral Ptosis as Initial Presentation of Gliomatosis Cerebri: Case ReportKovanda,T.; Braca,J.; Prabhu,V.Journal of neurological surgery.Part A, Central European neurosurgery 2013 ; ( ):

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

The clinical significance and optimal timing of postoperative computed tomography following cranial surgery.Khaldi,A.; Prabhu,V. C.; Anderson,D. E.; Origitano,T. C.Journal of neurosurgery 2010 ;113(5):1021-1025

Management of diffuse low-grade cerebral gliomas.Prabhu,V.; Khaldi,A.; Barton,K.; Melian,E.; Schneck,M. J.; Primeau,M.; Lee,J. M.Neurology Clinics 2010 ;28(4):1037-1059

Clinicopathological review: esthesioneuroblastomaBragg,T. M.; Scianna,J.; Kassam,A.; Emami,B.; Brown,H. G.; Hacein-Bey,L.; Clark,J. I.; Muzaffar,K.; Boulis,N.; Prabhu,V. C.Neurosurgery 2009 ;64(4):764-770

Intraventricular schwannoma in a 15-year-old adolescent: a case reportBenedict,W. J.,Jr; Brown,H. G.; Sivarajan,G.; Prabhu,V. C.Childs Nervous System 2008 ;24(4):529-532

Avoidance and management of trigeminocardiac reflex complicating awake-craniotomy.Prabhu,V. C.; Bamber,N. I.; Shea,J. F.; Jellish,W. S.Clinical Neurology & Neurosurgery 2008 ;110(10):1064-1067

Technological synergy improving the placement and performance of ventriculoperitoneal shunts. Experience with stereotactic-guided ventricular catheters with programmable shunt valves: Part 2.Hammers,R.; Anderson,D.; Prabhu,V. C.; Origitano,T. C.Contemporary Neurosugery 2008 ;30(14):

Laparoscopic-assisted lumboperitoneal shunt placement for idiopathic intracranial hypertension.Hammers,R.; Prabhu,V. C.; Sarker,S.; Jay,W. M.Seminars in ophthalmology 2008 ;23(3):151-155

Cortical mapping in the resection of cerebral gliomas: surgical considerationsPrabhu,V. C.; Benedict,W.; Primeau,M.; Blodgett-Dycus,C.; Macken,M.; Hacein-Bey,L.; Jellish,W. S.Contemporary Neurosurgery 2007 ;29(2):

Cortical mapping in the resection of cerebral gliomas: anesthetic considerationsPrabhu,V. C.; Vargas,C.; Benedict,W.; Owen,K.; Jellish,W. S.Contemporary Neurosurgery 2007 ;29(1):

Management of scalp toxic epidermal necrolysis and cranial osteomyelitis with serratus anterior myocutaneous pedicle flap: a case report.Levitt,M. R.; Benedict,W. J.; Barton,K.; Melian,E.; Gamelli,R. L.; Vandevender,D.; Rosseau,G.; Prabhu,V. C.Journal of Burn Care & Research 2007 ;28(3):524-529

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

Malacoplakia of the cranium and cerebrum in a human immunodeficiency virus-infected man. Case report.Toubes-Klingler,E.; Prabhu,V. C.; Bernal,K.; Poage,D.; Swindells,S.Journal of neurosurgery 2006 ;104(3):432-435

Cortical mapping in the resection of cerebral gliomas: preoperative planningBenedict,W.; Primeau,M.; Blodgett-Dycus,C.; Thulborn,K. R.; Prabhu,V. C.Contemporary Neurosurgery 2006 ;28(26):

A history of the treatment of craniopharyngiomasDiPatri,A. J.,Jr; Prabhu,V.Childs Nervous System 2005 ;21(8-9):606-621

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

The pathogenesis of craniopharyngiomasPrabhu,V. C.; Brown,H. G.Childs Nervous System 2005 ;21(8-9):622-627

Results of preoperative embolization for metastatic spinal neoplasms.Prabhu,V. C.; Bilsky,M. H.; Jambhekar,K.; Panageas,K. S.; Boland,P. J.; Lis,E.; Heier,L.; Nelson,P. K.Journal of neurosurgery 2003 ;98(2 Suppl):156-164

Diagnosis and management of a metastatic tumor in the atlantoaxial spineBilsky,M. H.; Shannon,F. J.; Sheppard,S.; Prabhu,V.; Boland,P. J.Spine 2002 ;27(10):1062-1069

Chronic subdural hematoma complicating arachnoid cyst secondary to soccer-related head injury: case reportPrabhu,V. C.; Bailes,J. E.Neurosurgery 2002 ;50(1):195-7; discussion 197-8

Education
Medical School
  • St. John's Medical College
Residency
  • West Virginia University Hospitals, Neurological Surgery
Fellowship
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Neurosurgical Oncology
Interests
  • Family
  • Social- Political and International History
  • Art History
  • Baseball
  • Gardening