Education and Experience
- University Of Toronto (Toronto, ONCanada )/ (1977)
- The Toronto Hospital (Toronto, Ontario )/ Neurosurgery/Neuropathology (1988)
- University of Toronto (Ontario )/ Neurosurgery (1984)
- St Michael's Hospital (Toronto Ontario )/ Neuroradiology/Neurology (1984)
- The Toronto Hospital (Toronto, Ontario )/ Surgery (1979)
- Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery (1993)
Neurosurgery - Functional
- Blaustein Pain Treatment Center
- Deep Brain Stimulation Center
- Epilepsy Center
- Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center
Additionally, Dr. Fred Lenz has conducted more than 20 years of NIH-funded research into these subjects and extensive experience as a scientific editor and reviewer. He has written over one hundred manucripts on these subjects and trained many fellows from around the world.
The Grass Career Award of the Society of Neurological Surgeons.
Induction into the A Earl Walker Chair in Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins University.
- Deep Brain Stimulation
- Parkinson's Disease
Non-peer Review Publications:
Garonzik, I.M., Hua, S., Ohara, S., Lenz, F.A. Microelectrode recordings: Single cell and field potential recordings. In Microelectrodes in Movement Disorder surgery. Israel, Z. and Burchiel, K, Thieme Verlag:Wein, pp 249, 2004.
FA Lenz. Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinsons Disease. Proceedings of the North American Neuromodulation Society, 9: 43-50, 2005.
C.A. Bagley, S. Ohara,H.C. Lawson, F.A. Lenz.Psychophysics of CNS pain-related activity: binary and analog channels and memory encoding. The Neuroscientist, 12:29-42, 2006.
W.S. Anderson, S. Ohara, H.C. Lawson, R-D. Treede, F.A. Lenz. Plasticity of pain-related neuronal activity in the human thalamus. Prog Br Res 157:353-354, 2006.
F.A.Lenz. Section Summary of the Neurosurgical Treatment of Pain. Section on the Neurosurgical Treatment of Pain. 1st edition, (ed. FA Lenz). Encyclopedia of Pain (eds. R. Schmidt and W.D.Willis), Springer Verlag:Berlin. 1327-1331, 2007.
FA Lenz, Neurosurgical Procedures for Neuropathic Pain In Pain (Section eds: TS Jensen, F Cervero). Handbook of Neurology. Eds. M. Aminoff, F. Boller, DF Swaab. Elsevier: Amsterdam. 81: 869-886, 2006.
Bagley, C.A., Garonzik, I.M., Lenz, F.A. Neck Pain. in Principles of Ambulatory Medicine. Edited by Barker, L.R., Burton, J.R., Zieve, P.D, Fiebach, N., Kern, D.A., Thomas P., Ziegelstein, R. Williams and Wilkins: New York, 1157-1164, 2007.
FA Lenz, Ablative procedures. In Parkinsons Disease and Related Disorders (Section ed: W Koller and E Melamed). Handbook of Neurology. Eds. M. Aminoff, F. Boller, DF Swaab. Elsevier: Amsterdam 84: 241-260, 2006.
H.C. Lawson, S Ohara, JD Greenspan, RC Coghill, FA Lenz. Neurophysiological Cingulate Pain Responses and neurosurgical pain interventions. In Cingulate Neurobiology & Disease. BA Vogt, editor, Oxford University Press. pp. 401-417, 2009.
WS Anderson, FA Lenz. Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders Nature Clinical Practice: Neurology . 2:1-11, 2006.
J.D. Greenspan, R-D Treede, R.R.Tasker, F.A. Lenz. Chapter 28, Central pain states. Bonicas Management of Pain. Eds. SM Fishman, JC Ballantyne, JP Rathmell.. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkens. pp 358-374, 2008.
R. Hurley, R, Lenz FA. The neurosurgical treatment of cancer pain. In: Cancer Pain: Assessment and Management. Second Edition, edited by E. D. Bruera and R. K. Portenoy. New York: Cambridge University press. pp 329-342, 2009.
W.S. Anderson, R.E. Clatterbuck, M.D, K. Kobayashi, J-H Kim, F.A. Lenz. Lesions versus implanted stimulators in functional neurosurgery. Springer-Verlag, Berlin. Textbook of Stereotactic and functional neurosurgery. edited by AM Lozano, PL Gildenberg, RR Tasker. pp 1349-1358, 2009.
K. Kobayashi, J-H Kim, W.S. Anderson, F.A. Lenz. Neurosurgical treatment of tremor. In R Winn ed, Youmans Neurological Surgery. Saunders: New York, Chapter 78, pp 932-937, 2011.
W.S. Anderson, K. Kobayashi, J-H Kim, F.A. Lenz. Thalamotomy. In C. Comella, Encyclopedia of Movement Disorders, Elsevier: New York. Chapter 527. 2011.
WS Anderson, J Winberry, CC Liu, C Shi, FA Lenz.Microelectrode Recordings in Neurosurgery. Contemporary Neurosurg. 23(3): 1-8, 2010.
MJ Dorsey, FA Lenz, Neurosurgical Treatment of Pain. In Eds M Koltzenburg, S.McMahon. 6th Edition of Wall and Melzack's Textbook of Pain. New York: Elsevier. Chapter 42, 2011.
J.Cheng, D.S. Veldhuijzen, J.D. Greenspan, and F.A. Lenz. Deconstructing Central Pain With Psychophysical and Neuroimaging studies. In Ed. P Bright, Neuroimaging volume 3. InTech publishing, Cambridge, UK. in press. ISBN 978-953-307-1400-4. 2011.
- Movement Disorders, Epilepsy, Pain.
Society of Neurologic Surgeons.
Society for Neuroscience.