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Judy Huang, M.D.

Director of Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Professor of Neurosurgery

Female  | Languages: English, Mandarin, Taiwanese

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The Johns Hopkins Hospital

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  • Director of Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
  • Vice Chair, Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
  • Director, Neurosurgery Residency Program
  • Director, Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery Fellowship Program
  • Co-Director, Multidisciplinary Adult Cranioplasty Center
  • Professor of Neurosurgery

Centers & Institutes


  • Neurosurgery - Vascular Neurosurgery


The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Appointment Phone: 410-550-4076

600 N. Wolfe Street
Sheikh Zayed Tower 6115F
Baltimore, MD 21287 map
Phone: 410-502-5767
Fax: 443-287-0683

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

Appointment Phone: 410-550-4076

4940 Eastern Avenue
301 Mason F. Lord Drive Suite 2100
Baltimore, MD 21224 map
Phone: 410-550-4076
Fax: 410-550-0748


Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, Arteriovenous Malformations, Brain Cancer, Brain Hemorrhage, Brain Tumors, Carotid Artery Stenosis, Cavernous Malformations, Cerebellar Ataxia, Cerebral Aneurysms, Cerebral Revascularization, Cerebrovascular Diseases, Cervical Degenerative Disc Disease, Chiari Malformations, Complex Skull Reconstruction, Cranioplasty, Dural Arteriovenous Fistulas, Intracerebral Hemorrhage , Moyamoya Disease, Neurosurgery , Spinal Vascular Malformations

Research Interests

cerebral ischemia


Dr. Judy Huang specializes in the treatment of cerebrovascular disorders such as cerebral aneurysms, cartoid artery stenosis, and arteriovenous malformations (AVMs). more

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    Additional Information

  • Education +


    • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surg / MD (1995)


    • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surg / Neurological Surgery (2002)


    • American Board of Neurological Surgery / Neurological Surgery (2006)
  • Research & Publications +

    Research Summary

    Dr. Huang's research concentrates on the inflammatory mechanisms of stroke. She is further investigating gender differences in stroke and other cerebrovascular diseases. She has published extensively on experimental studies of stroke and on carotid endarterectomy. She is also a co-author of a widely used handbook of operative neurosurgery. Dr. Huang also performs clinical research in areas such as intracerebral hemorrhage and aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage.

    Clinical Trials:


    Clinical Trial Keywords: Cerebral Vasospasm, Intracerebral Hemorrhage

    Selected Publications View all on PubMed

    Kim SC, Singh M, Huang J, Prestigiacomo CJ, Winfree CJ, Solomon RA, Connolly ES. Matrix metalloproteinase-9 in cerebral aneurysms. Neurosurgery. 1997;41(3):642-647.

    Huang J, Kim LJ, Mealey R, Marsh HC, Zhang Y, Tenner AJ, Connolly ES, Pinsky DJ. Neuronal protection in stroke by an sLex-glycosylated complement inhibitory protein. Science. 1999;285(5427):595-599.

    Huang J, Kiss S, McTaggart RA, Agus DB, Choudhri TF, Kim LJ, Mocco J, Pinsky DF, Fox WD, Golde DW, Connolly ES. Dehydroascorbic acid: a blood-brain barrier transportable antioxidant improves cerebral blood flow and outcomes in experimental stroke. Proc Nat Acad Sci USA. 2001;98(2):11720-11724.

    Huang J,, McGirt M, Gailloud P, Tamargo RJ. Pediatric intracranial aneurysms: case series and review of the literature. Surg Neurol. 2005;63(5):424-32.

    Sun PZ, Zhou J, Sun W, Huang J, van Zijl PCM. Detection of the ischemic penumbra using pH-weighted MRI (pHWI). J Cereb Blood Flow & Metabol. 2006;Nov:1-8.

    Zhang J, Yang ZJ, Klaus J, Koehler R, Huang J. Delayed tolerance with repetitive transient focal ischemic preconditioning in the mouse. Stroke. 2008, 39(3):967-74

    Walczak P, Zhang J, Gilad AA, Kedziorek DA, Ruiz-Cabello J, Young RG, Pittenger MF, van Zijl PCM, Huang J, Bulte JWM. Dual-Modality Monitoring of Targeted Intraarterial Delivery of Mesenchymal Stem Cells Following Transient Ischemia. Stroke. 2008, May(3)5:1569-74

    Raja PV, Huang J, Germanwala AV, Gailloud P, Murphy KP, Tamargo RJ. Microsurgical clipping and endovascular coiling of intracranial aneurysms: a critical review of the literature. Neurosurgery. 2008, Jun;62(6):1187-202; discussion 1202-3.

    Sun DQ, Carson KA, Raza SM, Batra S, Kleinberg LR, Lim M, Huang J, Rigamonti D. The Radiosurgical Treatment of Arteriovenous Malformations: Obliteration, Morbidities, and Performance Status. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2011, Jun1;80(2):354-61

    Li M, Zhang Z, Sun W, Koehler RC, Huang J. 17B-estradiol attenuates breakdown of blood-brain barrier and hemorrhagic transformation induced by tissue plasminogen activtor in ceregral ischemia. Neurobiol Dis. 2011, Dec;44(3):277-83.

    Gandhi D, Chen J, Pearl M, Huang J, Gemmete JJ, Kathuria S. Intracranial Dural Arteriovenous Fistulae: Classification, Imaging Findings and Treatment. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012, Jun;33(6):1007-13.

    Raza S, Papadimitriou K, Gandhi D, Radvany M, Olivi A, Huang J. Intra-Arterial Intraoperative CT Angiography Guided Navigation: A New Technique for Localization of Vascular Pathology. Operative Neurosurgery. 2012, Dec;71(2):240-52.

    Wang JY, Yang W, Ye X, Rigamonti D, Coon AL, Tamargo RJ, Huang J. Impact on Seizure Control of Surgical Resection or Radiosurgery for Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations. Neurosurgery. 2013, Oct;73(4):648-56.

  • Academic Affiliations & Courses +
  • Activities & Honors +


    • Recognition for clinical excellence, Miller-Coulson Academy
    • Richard Otenasek Teaching Award, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    • School of Medicine Clinician Scientist Award, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    • Young Clinician Investigator Award, Neurosurgery Research and Education Foundation of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons


    • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
    • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
    • Neurosurgical Society of America
    • Society of Neurological Surgeons
  • Videos & Media +


    Johns Hopkins Multidisciplinary Adult Cranioplasty Center - Q&A

    Patient Story: Ruptured Brain Aneurysm - Dr. Mezu's Story

    Recent News Articles & Media Coverage

    Joni Mitchell Had an Aneurysm: Are You at Risk? Next Avenue (06/30/2015)

    A Less-Invasive Route for Skull Repair, Robb Report (02/02/2015)

    New skull surgery protects brain better, Futurity (02/03/2014)

    Press Release: New method to restore skull after brain surgery appears to reduce complication rates (02/03/2014)

    Recorded online seminar: Sorting through Brain Aneurysm Treatment
    Recorded online seminar: Improving Skull Contours after Brain Surgery or Trauma

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