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BCM Family Medicine on Kirby is without electrical power. Patients with appointments on Tuesday at this location will be moved to Baylor Medicine on the McNair Campus:  7200 Cambridge St, 7th floor, Suite 7B. Patients will be contacted. For questions, call 713-798-7700.

Neuromodulation Lab

Neuromodulation Lab Publications


Ozturk M, Viswanathan A, Sheth SA, Ince NF.Electroceutically induced subthalamic high-frequency oscillations and evoked compound activity may explain the mechanism of therapeutic stimulation in Parkinson's disease. Commun Biol. 2021 Mar 23;4(1):393. 

Raslan AM, Ben-Haim S, Falowski SM, Machado AG, Miller J, Pilitsis JG, Rosenberg WS, Rosenow JM, Sweet J, Viswanathan A, Winfree CJ, Schwalb JM. Congress of Neurological Surgeons Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Guideline on Neuroablative Procedures for Patients With Cancer Pain. Neurosurgery. 2021.

Larkin MB, Karas PJ, McGinnis JP, McCutcheon IE, Viswanathan A. Stereotactic Radiosurgery Hypophysectomy for Palliative Treatment of Refractory Cancer Pain: A Historical Review and Update. Front Oncol. 2020.

Ozturk M, Telkes I, Jimenez-Shahed J, Viswanathan A, Tarakad A, Kumar S, Sheth SA, Ince NF. Randomized, Double-Blind Assessment of LFP Versus SUA Guidance in STN-DBS Lead Implantation: A Pilot Study. Front Neurosci. 2020 Jun 12;14:611.

Larkin MB, North RY, Viswanathan A. Percutaneous Computed Tomography-Guided Radiofrequency Ablation of Spinal Trigeminal Tract and Nucleus Caudalis for Refractory Trigeminal Neuropathic Pain: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2020 Jul 10.

Ozturk M, Kaku H, Jimenez-Shahed J, Viswanathan A, Sheth SA, Kumar S, Ince NF.Subthalamic Single Cell and Oscillatory Neural Dynamics of a Dyskinetic Medicated Patient With Parkinson's Disease. Front Neurosci. 2020 Apr 24;14:391.

Viswanathan A, Vedantam A, Williams LA, Koyyalagunta D, Abdi S, Dougherty PM, Mendoza T, Bassett RL, Hou P, Bruera E. Percutaneous Cordotomy for Pain Palliation in Advanced Cancer: A Randomized Clinical Trial Study Protocol. Neurosurgery, 2020 [Epub ahead of print].

Kaku H, Ozturk M, Viswanathan A, Jimenez-Shahed J, Sheth S, Ince NF. Grouping Neuronal Spiking Patterns in the Subthalamic Nucleus of Parkinsonian Patients. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc, 2019 4221-4224.

Provenza NR, Matteson ER, Allawala AB, Barrios-Anderson A, Sheth SA, Viswanathan A, McIngvale E, Storch EA, Frank MJ, McLaughlin NCR, Cohn JF, Goodman WK, Borton DA. The Case for Adaptive Neuromodulation to Treat Severe Intractable Mental Disorders. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 2019 13:152.

Viswanathan A, Vedantam A, Hess KR, Ochoa J, Dougherty PM, Reddy AS, Koyyalagunta D, Reddy S, Bruera E. Minimally invasive cordotomy for refractory cancer pain: a randomized controlled trial. The Oncologist, 2019 24(7):e590-e596.

Karas PJ, Lee S, Jimenez-Shahed J, Goodman WK, Viswanathan A, Sheth SA. Deep Brain Stimulation for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder: Evolution of Surgical Stimulation Target Parallels Changing Model of Dysfunctional Brain Circuits. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 2019 12:988.

Telkes I, Viswanathan A, Jimenez-Shahed J, Abosch A, Ozturk M, Gupte A, Jankovic J, Ince NF. Local Field Potentials of Subthalamic Nucleus Contain Electrophysiological Footprints of Motor Subtypes of Parkinson Disease. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2018 115(36):E8567-E8576.

Vedantam A, Bruera E, Hess KR, Dougherty PM, Viswanathan A. Somatotopy and Organization of Spinothalamic Tracts in the Human Cervical Spinal Cord. Neurosurgery, 2018 84(6):E311-E317.