Edward Sanghoon Ahn, MDTitle(s):
Education and Experience
- New York University School of Medicine (New York NY)/ (2000)
- University of Maryland Medical Center (Baltimore MD)/ Neurosurgery (2006)
- Children's Hospital (Boston MA)/ NeuroSurgery (2007)
Neurosurgery - Pediatric Neurosurgery
- Endoscopic Neurosurgery
- Johns Hopkins Children's Center
- Pediatric Neurovascular Center
- Pediatric Trauma
- Philip A. Keelty Center for Spina Bifida and Related Conditions
Dr. Edward Ahn's laboratory research focuses on the pathophysiology of germinal matrix hemorrhage and treatment of the associated hydrocephalus in premature infants.
Synthes Award for Resident Research in Brain and Craniofacial Injury, AANS/CNS Section on Neurotrauma and Critical Care
AANS/CNS Resident Traveling Fellowship in Pediatric Neurosurgery, Childrens Hospital Boston
- Brain Hemorrhage
- Brain Tumors
- Cerebral Revascularization
- Chiari Malformations
- Craniofacial Reconstruction
- Moyamoya Disease
- Neonatal Surgery
- Neurological Surgery
- Pediatric Neurosurgery
- Skull Lesions
- Spina Bifida
- Spinal Dysraphism
- Tethered Cord Syndrome
- Vascular Malformations
Ahn ES, Smith ER. Acute clival and spinal subdural hematoma with spontaneous resolution: Clinical and radiographic correlation in support of a proposed pathophysiologic mechanism. J Neurosurg. 2005 Aug;103(2 Suppl):175-9.
Aarabi B, Hesdorffer, DC, Ahn ES, Aresco C, Scalea TM, Eisenberg HM. Outcome following decompressive craniectomy for malignant swelling following severe head injury. J Neurosurg 2006 Apr;104(4):469-79.
Ahn ES, Bookland M, Carson BS, Weingart JD, Jallo GI. The Strata Programmable Valve For Shunt-Dependent Hydrocephalus: The Pediatric Experience at a Single Institution. Childs Nerv Syst 2007 Mar;23(3):297-303.
Ahn ES, Aarabi B. Posttraumatic locked-in syndrome from a pontomedullary contusion: case report. J Trauma 2007 Aug;63(2):420-3.
Ahn ES, Robertson CL, Vereczki V, Hoffman GE, Fiskum G. Normoxic ventilatory resuscitation following controlled cortical impact reduces peroxynitrite-mediated protein nitration in the hippocampus. J Neurosurg. 2008 Jan;108(1):124-31.
Darwish RS, Ahn E, Amiridze NS. Role of Transcranial Doppler in Optimizing Treatment of Cerebral Vasospasm in Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. J Intensive Care Med. 2008 Jul-Aug; 23(4):263-7.
Noggle JC, Sciubba DM, Nelson C, Garcs-Ambrossi GL, Ahn E, Jallo GI. Supraciliary keyhole craniotomy for brain abscess debridement. Neurosurg Focus. 2008;24(6):E11.
Parker SL, Attenello FJ, Sciubba DM, Garces-Ambrossi GL, Ahn E, Weingart J, Carson B, Jallo GI. Comparison of shunt infection incidence in high-risk subgroups receiving antibiotic-impregnated versus standard shunts. Childs Nerv Syst. 2009 Jan;25(1):77-83.
Shakur SF, McGirt MJ, Johnson MW, Burger PC, Ahn E, Carson BS, Jallo GI. Angiocentric glioma: a case series. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2009 Mar;3(3):197-202.
- germinal matrix hemorrhage
- hydrocephalus in premature infants
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
- hypothermia in pediatric traumatic brain injury