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Mari Groves, M.D.

Mari Louise Groves, M.D.

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  • Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

Specializes in: Adolescents (12-18 years), Adults (18+ years), Children (1-11 years), Infants (up to 1 year)

Female

Expertise

Brain Tumors, Chiari Malformations, Epilepsy Surgery, Hydrocephalus, Intramedullary Spinal Cord Tumors, Lipoma, Myelomeningocele, Neurological Surgery, Pediatric Spinal Deformity, Scoliosis, Skeletal Dysplasias, Spina Bifida, Spinal Cord Injury, Spinal Cord Tumors, Spinal Dysraphism ...read more

Research Interests

Spinal Deformity; Skeletal Dysplasia; Intramedullary Spinal Cord Tumors ...read more

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Main Phone

410-955-7337

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410-464-6641
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+1-410-502-7683
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Locations

The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Appointment Phone: 410-955-7337
600 N. Wolfe Street
Phipps 554
Baltimore, MD 21287 map

Background

Dr. Groves is a pediatric neurosurgeon who treats children with brain and spinal cord tumors, Chiari Malformations, myelomeningocele, spacticity and epilepsy. She also focuses on spinal deformity and spinal oncology.

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Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

Departments / Divisions

Centers & Institutes

Education

Degrees

  • MD; Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (2007)

Residencies

  • Neurological Surgery; Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (2014)

Fellowships

  • Neurological Surgery; Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (2015)
  • Shriners Hospitals for Children (2015)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery (Neurosurgery) (2019)

Research & Publications

Selected Publications

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Liu A, Sankey EW, Bettegowda C, Burger PC, Jallo GI, Groves ML.  Poor prognosis despite aggressive treatment in adults with intramedullary spinal cord glioblastoma.   J Clin Neurosci. 2015 Oct;22(10):1628-31. doi: 10.1016/j.jocn.2015.05.008. Epub 2015 Jun 30.

Wang Y, Springer S, Zhang M, McMahon KW, Kinde I, Dobbyn L, Ptak J, Brem H, Chaichana K, Gallia GL, Gokaslan ZL, Groves ML, Jallo GI, Lim M, Olivi A, Quinones-Hinojosa A, Rigamonti D, Riggins GJ, Sciubba DM, Weingart JD, Wolinsky JP, Ye X, Oba-Shinjo SM, Marie SK, Holdhoff M, Agrawal N, Diaz LA Jr, Papadopoulos N, Kinzler KW, Vogelstein B, Bettegowda C.  Detection of tumor-derived DNA in cerebrospinal fluid of patients with primary tumors of the brain and spinal cord.  Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Aug 4;112(31):9704-9. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1511694112. Epub 2015 Jul 20.

Groves ML, Zadnik PL, Kaloostian P, Sui J, Goodwin CR, Wolinsky JP, Witham TF, Bydon A, Gokaslan ZL, Sciubba DM.  Epidemiologic, functional, and oncologic outcome analysis of spinal sarcomas treated surgically at a single institution over 10 years.  Spine J. 2015 Jan 1;15(1):110-4. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2014.07.005. Epub 2014 Jul 17.

Activities & Honors

Honors

  • Membership to Alpha Omega, Vanderbilt University, 2006
  • Neuro-Oncology Research Fellowship, NIH Johns Hopkins, 2011 - 2013

Memberships

  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons
  • American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery

Professional Activities

  • Founding Member and Executive Director, NeuroHope, Inc.

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