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Suguna Pappu, MD, PhD

Suguna Pappu, MD, PhD

Neurological Surgery

Associate Professor

Languages Spoken


Clinical Expertise

  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Hemorrhage (Bleeding)
  • Brain Injury
  • Brain Trauma
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Nervous System Infection
  • Spinal Disc Disease
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spine Trauma
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures

About Dr. Pappu

Chicago Bears

Medical Education

Medical School
Yale University
Yale University - Surgery
University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center - Neurological Surgery
  • Yale University - Diagnostic Radiology

Board Certification

American Board of Neurological Surgery


  • Brain CT to Assess Intracranial Pressure in Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury. Pappu, S; Lerma, J; Khraishi, T, Journal of neuroimaging : official journal of the American Society of Neuroimaging
  • A novel use of transfer function estimation for early assessment of brain injury outcome. Svenkeson, D; Sena, B; Oishi, M; Pappu, S; Yonas, H, IEEE transactions on bio-medical engineering
  • Role of microvascular shunts in the loss of cerebral blood flow autoregulation. Nemoto, EM; Bragin, DE; Statom, G; Krasberg, M; Pappu, S; Sena, B; Berlin, T; Olin, K; Yonas, H, Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
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