Director of Endoscopic and Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery
Director, Neurosurgery Skull Base Surgery Center
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Department of Neurosurgery
Phipps Bldg, Room 118
600 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21287
Dr. Gallia is an Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery and Oncology and the Director of Endoscopic and Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins. Dr. Gallia's specialty is endoscopic endonasal surgical approaches to skull base pathologies with a focus on neurosurgical oncology. He utilizes the latest techniques in preoperative imaging, computer guided surgical navigation, intraoperative monitoring and minimally invasive and neuroendoscopic approaches in the management of patients with benign and malignant brain tumors, metastatic tumors to the brain, skull base neoplasms and pituitary tumors.
Dr. Gallia’s primary research interests are in the development of novel therapeutics against malignant brain and skull base tumors, outcomes following endonasal endoscopic skull base surgery and development of next generation intraoperative endoscopic platforms.
Dr. Gallia graduated summa cum laude from the Gibbons Scholar MD/PhD program at Jefferson Medical College and Thomas Jefferson University. He completed his general surgery internship at Johns Hopkins Hospital where he was awarded surgical intern of the year. He then completed his neurological surgery residency and a postdoctoral fellowship in neuro-oncology at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Following residency, he completed a minimally invasive and endoscopic neurosurgery fellowship with Dr. Charles Teo at the Prince of Wales Private Hospital and Sydney Children’s Hospital in Sydney, Australia.
Dr. Gallia currently sees patients at the Johns Hopkins Hospital Outpatient Center on Thursdays.