Assistant Professor
Cerebrovascular / Endovascular
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US


MD from Medical College of Georgia
Residency at University of Miami
Fellowship at University of Miami
Endovascular Neurosurgery
Fellowship at Stanford University
Cerebrovascular and Microsurgery


Texas Medical License
Texas Medical Board
Neurosurgery Board Certified
American Board of Neurological Surgery

Honors & Awards

President of the Young Neurosurgeons Committee
Chair of the Young Neurosurgeons Committee for the AANS.
SANS Resident Challenge - Winner
Teacher of the Year Award
Rosomoff Research Award
American Medical Association Foundation Leadership Award
Patient Choice Award
Patient's Choice Award for Excellence in Aneurysm And Brain AVM care.

Professional Interests

  • Brain Aneurysms
  • Moyamoya Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Dural Arterial Venous Fistulas (DAVFs) of the Brain and Spine
  • Bioinnovation and Medical Technology Development
  • Cavernous Malformations
  • Brain AVM - Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Carotid Stenting
  • Cerebral External to Internal Carotid BypassBypass
  • Endovascular Neurosurgery
  • Briain Microsurgery

Professional Statement

I work to provide the highest quality patient centered neurosurgical care as well as advance the field via cerebrovascular research, technology development and neurological education.

Selected Publications


American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
Texas Association of Neurological Surgeons


Preliminary Study of Super-selective Intra-arterial Infusion of Human Houston, TX Mesenchymal Stem Cell-based Loaded with a Tumor-Selective Oncolytic Adenovirus in a Rabbit Human GBM Model
Grant funding from MacDonald Research Fund
Brain Cancer SPORE Grant
Grant funding from NIH
Preliminary Study of Super-selective Intra-arterial Infusion of Human Houston, TX
Mesenchymal Stem Cell-based Therapy in a Rabbit Human GBM Model


Brain Aneurysm Treatment
Performs all types therapies for the treatment of brain aneurysms.
Arteriovenous Malformation Treatment
Carotid Artery Stenosis Treatment
Spinal Vascular Malformation Treatment
Cerebral Bypass
Moyamoya Disease Treatment
Experienced in the full range of diagnostic and treatment modalities for Moyamoya disease patients.