John George Golfinos

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John George Golfinos, M.D.

Associate Professor; Chair of the Department of Neurosurgery
Departments of Neurosurgery (Administration) and Otolaryngology (Otolaryngology)

Clinical Addresses

530 FIRST AVENUE
NEW YORK, NY 10016
Hours: Mon. 9 - 4:30; Tue. 9 - 4:30; Wed. 9 - 4:30; Thu. 9 - 4:30; Fri. 9 - 4:30
Phone: 212-263-2950
Fax: 212-263-1680

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Medical Specialties

Cancer, Neurosurgery

Medical Expertise

Acoustic Neuromas, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Head/Brain Injuries, Brain Tumors

Clinical Responsibilities

Dr. Golfinos, a native New Yorker, trained in neurosurgery at the Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, AZ. He joined the faculty at NYU in 1995 and has a practice devoted solely to the multi-modality treatment of brain tumors, including primary brain tumors, metastatic tumors, acoustic neuromas and skull base tumors. He holds a joint appointment in the department of otolaryngology, reflecting his close collaboration with the neuro-otologists on acoustic neuromas and skull base tumors. Dr. Golfinos is the co-editor, with Dr. Cooper, of the textbook Head Injury. He has served as the chairman of the Young Neurosurgeons Committee of the AANS. Dr. Golfinos also supervises brain tumor operations at Bellevue and Manhattan VA hospitals.

Languages

French, Greek

Insurance

AETNA HMO, AETNA INDEMNITY, AETNA MEDICARE, AETNA POS, AETNA PPO/EPO, EBCBS EPO, EBCBS HLTHY NY, EBCBS HMO, EBCBS INDEMNITY, EBCBS MEDIBLUE, EBCBS PATHWAYS / PATHWAYS ENHANCED, EBCBS POS, EBCBS PPO, LOCAL 1199 PPO, MULTIPLAN/PHCS PPO, Medicare, NYS EMPIRE PLAN, OXFORD EXCHANGE, OXFORD FREEDOM, Oxford Liberty, Oxford Medicare, UHC EPO, UHC HMO, UHC MEDICARE, UHC POS, UHC PPO, UHC TOP TIER, UNITED EXCHANGE- COMPASS

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Board Certification

1998 — Ab Neurological Surgery - Neurological Surgery

Education

1988 — Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, Medical Education
1988-1989 — Good Samaritan Reg Med Center, Internship
1989-1995 — Barrow Neurological Institute (Neurosurgery), Residency Training

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Research Summary

Clinical progression in NF-2

Research Interests

Molecular biology of brain tumors

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All data from NYU Health Sciences Library Faculty Bibliography — -

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Domain-specific impairment in metacognitive accuracy following anterior prefrontal lesions
Fleming, Stephen M; Ryu, Jihye; Golfinos, John G; Blackmon, Karen E
2014 Aug;:243-257, Brain
— id: 1105522, year: 2014, vol: , page: 243, stat: Journal Article,

Auditory brainstem implants
Golfinos, JG; Roland, Jr, JT; Rodgers, SD
2014 ;120(2):543-544, Journal of neurosurgery
— id: 842122, year: 2014, vol: 120, page: 543, stat: Journal Article,

Phase II study of everolimus in children and adults with neurofibromatosis type 2 and progressive vestibular schwannomas
Karajannis, Matthias A; Legault, Genevieve; Hagiwara, Mari; Giancotti, Filippo G; Filatov, Alexander; Derman, Anna; Hochman, Tsivia; Goldberg, Judith D; Vega, Emilio; Wisoff, Jeffrey H; Golfinos, John G; Merkelson, Amanda; Roland, J Thomas; Allen, Jeffrey C
2014 Jan;16(2):292-297, Neuro-oncology
— id: 759702, year: 2014, vol: 16, page: 292, stat: Journal Article,

Role of HER2 status in the treatment for brain metastases arising from breast cancer with stereotactic radiosurgery
Tam, Moses; Narayana, Ashwatha; Raza, Shahzad; Kunnakkat, Saroj; Golfinos, John G; Parker, Erik C; Novik, Yelena
2014 Feb;31(2):832-832, Medical oncology
— id: 761132, year: 2014, vol: 31, page: 832, stat: Journal Article,

Cerebrovascular decision making: professional and personal preferences
Tanweer, O; Wilson, T; Kalhorn, S; Golfinos, J; Huang, P; Kondziolka, D
2014 Jul;6 Suppl 1:A45-A46, Journal of neurointerventional surgery
— id: 1103472, year: 2014, vol: 6 Suppl 1, page: A45, stat: Journal Article,

Involved field radiation therapy after surgical resection of solitary brain metastases--mature results
Connolly, Eileen P; Mathew, Maya; Tam, Moses; King, Josephine Vera; Kunnakkat, Saroj D; Parker, Erik C; Golfinos, John G; Gruber, Michael L; Narayana, Ashwatha
2013 May;15(5):589-594, Neuro-oncology
— id: 315912, year: 2013, vol: 15, page: 589, stat: Journal Article,

Editorial: Auditory brainstem implants
Golfinos, John G; Roland, J Thomas Jr; Rodgers, Shaun D
2013 Dec;:832-832, Journal of neurosurgery
— id: 761142, year: 2013, vol: , page: 832, stat: Journal Article,

A panoramic view of the skull base: systematic review of open and endoscopic endonasal approaches to four tumors
Graffeo, Christopher S; Dietrich, August R; Grobelny, Bartosz; Zhang, Meng; Goldberg, Judith D; Golfinos, John G; Lebowitz, Richard; Kleinberg, David; Placantonakis, Dimitris G
2013 Sep;:349-356, Pituitary
— id: 590322, year: 2013, vol: , page: 349, stat: Journal Article,

PHASE II STUDY OF RAD001 IN CHILDREN AND ADULTS WITH NEUROFIBROMATOSIS TYPE 2 AND PROGRESSIVE VESTIBULAR SCHWANNOMAS
Karajannis, Matthias; Legault, Genevieve; Hagiwara, Mari; Vega, Emilio; Merkelson, Amanda; Wisoff, Jeffrey; Golfinos, John; Roland, J. Thomas; Allen, Jeffrey
2013 APR;15 1 1:35-35, Neuro-oncology
— id: 386802, year: 2013, vol: 15 1 1, page: 35, stat: Journal Article,

Ipilimumab in melanoma with limited brain metastases treated with stereotactic radiosurgery
Mathew, Maya; Tam, Moses; Ott, Patrick A; Pavlick, Anna C; Rush, Stephen C; Donahue, Bernadine R; Golfinos, John G; Parker, Erik C; Huang, Paul P; Narayana, Ashwatha
2013 Jun;23(3):191-195, Melanoma research
— id: 315922, year: 2013, vol: 23, page: 191, stat: Journal Article,

Development and characterization of a clinically relevant mouse model of melanoma brain metastasis
Morsi, Amr; Gaziel-Sovran, Avital; Cruz-Munoz, William; Kerbel, Robert S; Golfinos, John G; Hernando, Eva; Wadghiri, Youssef Z
2013 Sep;26(5):743-745, Pigment cell & melanoma research
— id: 512832, year: 2013, vol: 26, page: 743, stat: Journal Article,

A phase II trial of lithium, bevacizumab, temozolomide, and radiation for newly diagnosed glioblastomas (GBM)
Narayana, A; Tam, M M; Gruber, D B; Golfinos, J; Parker, E; Zagzag, D; Gruber, M L
2013 20 May 2013;31(15):-, Journal of clinical oncology
— id: 451832, year: 2013, vol: 31, page: , stat: Journal Article,

Vemurafenib and radiation therapy in melanoma brain metastases
Narayana, Ashwatha; Mathew, Maya; Tam, Moses; Kannan, Rajni; Madden, Kathleen M; Golfinos, John G; Parker, Erik C; Ott, Patrick A; Pavlick, Anna C
2013 Apr;:411-416, Journal of neuro-oncology
— id: 363722, year: 2013, vol: , page: 411, stat: Journal Article,

Gamma Knife radiosurgery for the management of nonfunctioning pituitary adenomas: a multicenter study
Sheehan, Jason P; Starke, Robert M; Mathieu, David; Young, Byron; Sneed, Penny K; Chiang, Veronica L; Lee, John Y K; Kano, Hideyuki; Park, Kyung-Jae; Niranjan, Ajay; Kondziolka, Douglas; Barnett, Gene H; Rush, Stephen; Golfinos, John G; Lunsford, L Dade
2013 Apr;:446-456, Journal of neurosurgery
— id: 335232, year: 2013, vol: , page: 446, stat: Journal Article,

Intraoperative Transcranial Motor-Evoked Potential Monitoring of the Facial Nerve during Cerebellopontine Angle Tumor Resection
Cosetti, Maura K; Xu, Ming; Rivera, Andrew; Jethanamest, Daniel; Kuhn, Maggie A; Beric, Aleksandar; Golfinos, John G; Roland, J Thomas
2012 Oct;73(5):308-315, Journal of neurological surgery. Part B, Skull base
— id: 563692, year: 2012, vol: 73, page: 308, stat: Journal Article,

INTRINSIC ENHANCEMENT FROM THE NECROTIC COMPONENT OF RING-ENHANCING LESIONS: A KEY IMAGING FEATURE TO DISTINGUISH NECROTIC TUMORS FROM ABSCESSES
Fatterpekar, Girish; Raz, Eytan; Knopp, Edmond; Gruber, Michael; Parker, Erik; Golfinos, John; Zagzag, David
2012 OCT;14 6 6:125-125, Neuro-oncology
— id: 205012, year: 2012, vol: 14 6 6, page: 125, stat: Journal Article,

Impact of Histological Subtype on the Outcome of Breast Cancer Brain Metastases Patients Treated With Gamma-knife Radiosurgery
Hardee, M. E.; Hsu, H.; Parker, E. C.; Narayana, A.; Golfinos, J. G.; Formenti, S. C.
2012 NOV 1;84(3 S S):S227-S227, International journal of radiation oncology biology physics
— id: 204842, year: 2012, vol: 84, page: S227, stat: Journal Article,

Radiologic and Clinical Outcomes for Acoustic Neuromas Treated With Gamma-knife Radiosurgery in the Lower Dose Ranges
Hardee, M. E.; Rush, S. C.; Rush, J.; Hammer, B.; Glidden, A.; Narayana, A.; Donahue, B.; Huang, P.; Parker, E. C.; Golfinos, J. G.
2012 NOV 1;84(3 S S):S277-S278, International journal of radiation oncology biology physics
— id: 204752, year: 2012, vol: 84, page: S277, stat: Journal Article,

Retrosigmoid approach to cerebellopontine angle tumor resection: Surgical modifications
Heman-Ackah, Selena E; Cosetti, Maura K; Gupta, Sachin; Golfinos, John G; Roland, J Thomas Jr
2012 Nov;122(11):2519-2523, Laryngoscope
— id: 180392, year: 2012, vol: 122, page: 2519, stat: Journal Article,

Management of surgical complications and failures in acoustic neuroma surgery
Heman-Ackah, Selena E; Golfinos, John G; Roland, J Thomas Jr
2012 Apr;45(2):354-361, Otolaryngologic clinics of North America
— id: 165522, year: 2012, vol: 45, page: 354, stat: Journal Article,

Phase II trial of lapatinib in adult and pediatric patients with neurofibromatosis type 2 and progressive vestibular schwannomas
Karajannis, Matthias A; Legault, Genevieve; Hagiwara, Mari; Ballas, Marc S; Brown, Krysten; Nusbaum, Annette O; Hochman, Tsivia; Goldberg, Judith D; Koch, Kevin M; Golfinos, John G; Roland, J Thomas; Allen, Jeffrey C
2012 Sep;14(9):1163-1170, Neuro-oncology
— id: 175785, year: 2012, vol: 14, page: 1163, stat: Journal Article,

Challenging the current paradigm of melanoma progression: brain metastasis as isolated first visceral site
Ma, Michelle W; Qian, Meng; Lackaye, Daniel J; Berman, Russell S; Shapiro, Richard L; Pavlick, Anna C; Golfinos, John G; Parker, Erik C; Darvishian, Farbod; Hernando, Eva; Shao, Yongzhao; Osman, Iman
2012 Jul;14(7):849-858, Neuro-oncology
— id: 169477, year: 2012, vol: 14, page: 849, stat: Journal Article,

Ipitimumab in Melanoma With Limited Brain Metastasis Treated With Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Mathew, M.; Ott, P.; Pavlick, A. C.; Rush, S. C.; Donahue, B.; Golfinos, J. G.; Parker, E. C.; Huang, P.; Narayana, A.
2012 NOV 1;84(3 S S):S300-S300, International journal of radiation oncology biology physics
— id: 204902, year: 2012, vol: 84, page: S300, stat: Journal Article,

IPILIMUMAB IN MELANOMA WITH LIMITED BRAIN METASTASIS TREATED WITH STEREOTACTIC RADIOSURGERY
Mathew, Maya; Ott, Patrick; Rush, Stephen; Donahue, Bernadine; Pavlick, Anna; Golfinos, John; Parker, Erik; Huang, Paul; Narayana, Ashwatha
2012 OCT;14 6 6:59-59, Neuro-oncology
— id: 204952, year: 2012, vol: 14 6 6, page: 59, stat: Journal Article,

Newmouse models of melanoma metastasis and differences in brain tropism and metastatic growth pattern
Morsi, A M; Avital, G -S; Baig, H; Kerbel, R S; Golfinos, J; Wadghiri, Y Z; Hernando, E
2012 20 May 2012;30(15):-, Journal of clinical oncology
— id: 249882, year: 2012, vol: 30, page: , stat: Journal Article,

Glutamic Acid decarboxylase autoantibody syndrome presenting as schizophrenia
Najjar, Souhel; Pearlman, Daniel; Zagzag, David; Golfinos, John; Devinsky, Orrin
2012 Mar;18(2):88-91, Neurologist
— id: 158282, year: 2012, vol: 18, page: 88, stat: Journal Article,

Change in Pattern of Relapse After Antiangiogenic Therapy in High-Grade Glioma
Narayana A; Kunnakkat SD; Medabalmi P; Golfinos J; Parker E; Knopp E; Zagzag D; Eagan P; Gruber D; Gruber ML
2012 Jan;82(1):77-82, International journal of radiation oncology biology physics
— id: 138155, year: 2012, vol: 82, page: 77, stat: Journal Article,

Use of Vemurafenib, a BRAF Inhibitor Along With Radiation Therapy in Melanoma Brain Metastasis
Narayana, A.; Mathew, M.; Golfinos, J. G.; Parker, E. C.; Ott, P.; Pavlick, A. C.
2012 NOV 1;84(3 S S):S302-S303, International journal of radiation oncology biology physics
— id: 204892, year: 2012, vol: 84, page: S302, stat: Journal Article,

A clinical trial of bevacizumab, temozolomide, and radiation for newly diagnosed glioblastoma
Narayana, Ashwatha; Gruber, Deborah; Kunnakkat, Saroj; Golfinos, John G; Parker, Erik; Raza, Shahzad; Zagzag, David; Eagan, Patricia; Gruber, Michael L
2012 Feb;116(2):341-345, Journal of neurosurgery
— id: 157656, year: 2012, vol: 116, page: 341, stat: Journal Article,

VEMURAFENIB AND RADIATION THERAPY IN MELANOMA BRAIN METASTASIS
Narayana, Ashwatha; Mathew, Maya; Kannan, Rajni; Madden, Kathleen; Golfinos, John; Parker, Erik; Ott, Patrick; Pavlick, Anna
2012 OCT;14 6 6:48-48, Neuro-oncology
— id: 205042, year: 2012, vol: 14 6 6, page: 48, stat: Journal Article,

A Multicenter, Single-Blind, Prospective Randomized Trial to Evaluate the Safety of a Polyethylene Glycol Hydrogel (Duraseal Dural Sealant System) as a Dural Sealant in Cranial Surgery
Osbun, JW; Ellenbogen, RG; Chesnut, RM; Chin, LS; Connolly, PJ; Cosgrove, GR; Delashaw, JB Jr; Golfinos, JG; Greenlee, JD; Haines, SJ; Jallo, J; Muizelaar, JP; Nanda, A; Shaffrey, M; Shah, MV; Tew, JM Jr; van, Loveren HR; Weinand, ME; White, JA; Wilberger, JE
2012 Dec;:498-504, World neurosurgery
— id: 165523, year: 2012, vol: , page: 498, stat: Journal Article,

Marginal Misses in Gamma-knife Radiosurgery for Meningiomas: Are Treatment Volume and Dose Adequate?
Sethi, R. A.; Rush, S. C.; Liu, S.; Huang, P.; Parker, E.; Donahue, B.; Narayana, A.; Golfinos, J.
2012 NOV 1;84(3 S S):S278-S278, International journal of radiation oncology biology physics
— id: 204782, year: 2012, vol: 84, page: S278, stat: Journal Article,

Transforming fusions of FGFR and TACC genes in human glioblastoma
Singh, Devendra; Chan, Joseph Minhow; Zoppoli, Pietro; Niola, Francesco; Sullivan, Ryan; Castano, Angelica; Liu, Eric Minwei; Reichel, Jonathan; Porrati, Paola; Pellegatta, Serena; Qiu, Kunlong; Gao, Zhibo; Ceccarelli, Michele; Riccardi, Riccardo; Brat, Daniel J; Guha, Abhijit; Aldape, Ken; Golfinos, John G; Zagzag, David; Mikkelsen, Tom; Finocchiaro, Gaetano; Lasorella, Anna; Rabadan, Raul; Iavarone, Antonio
2012 Sep;337(6099):1231-1235, Science
— id: 178308, year: 2012, vol: 337, page: 1231, stat: Journal Article,

Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor arising within vestibular schwannoma
Wei, Calvin; Heman-Ackah, Selena E; Newman, Kia; Zagzag, David; Golfinos, John G; Roland, John Thomas Jr
2012 Dec;33(9):e83-e84, Otology & neurotology
— id: 182412, year: 2012, vol: 33, page: e83, stat: Journal Article,

Local Control of Newly Diagnosed and Distally Recurrent, Low-Volume Brain Metastases Using Fixed Dose (20 Gy) Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Elliott RE; Rush SC; Morsi A; Mehta N; Spriet J; Narayana A; Donahue B; Parker EC; Golfinos JG
2011 Apr;68(4):921-31; discussion 931, Neurosurgery
— id: 124087, year: 2011, vol: 68, page: 921, stat: Journal Article,

Efficacy of gamma knife radiosurgery for small-volume recurrent malignant gliomas after initial radical resection
Elliott, Robert E; Parker, Erik C; Rush, Stephen C; Kalhorn, Stephen P; Moshel, Yaron A; Narayana, Ashwatha; Donahue, Bernadine; Golfinos, John G
2011 Jul-Aug;76(1-2):128-40; discussion 61, World neurosurgery
— id: 136644, year: 2011, vol: 76, page: 128, stat: Journal Article,

PHASE II CLINICAL TRIAL OF LAPATINIB IN CHILDREN AND ADULTS WITH NEUROFIBROMATOSIS TYPE 2 (NF2)
Karajannis, Matthias; Ballas, Marc; Legault, Genevieve; Ayanru, Iyore; Winn, Ariel; Vega, Emilio; Bloom, Michael; Nusbaum, Annette; Hagiwara, Mari; Wisoff, Jeffrey; Roland, Thomas; Golfinos, John; Allen, Jeffrey
2011 MAY;13:I25-I25, Neuro-oncology
— id: 571332, year: 2011, vol: 13, page: I25, stat: Journal Article,

Invasion is not an independent prognostic factor in high-grade glioma
Narayana, Ashwatha; Perretta, Donato; Kunnakkat, Saroj; Gruber, Deborah; Golfinos, John; Parker, Erik; Medabalmi, Praveen; Zagzag, David; Pat Eagan, R N; Gruber, Michael
2011 Jul;7(3):331-335, Journal of cancer research & therapeutics
— id: 140539, year: 2011, vol: 7, page: 331, stat: Journal Article,

Auditory rehabilitation of patients with neurofibromatosis Type 2 by using cochlear implants
Roehm, Pamela C; Mallen-St Clair, Jon; Jethanamest, Daniel; Golfinos, John G; Shapiro, William; Waltzman, Susan; Roland, J Thomas Jr
2011 Oct;115(4):827-834, Journal of neurosurgery
— id: 141067, year: 2011, vol: 115, page: 827, stat: Journal Article,

Incidence, timing, and treatment of new brain metastases after Gamma Knife surgery for limited brain disease: the case for reducing the use of whole-brain radiation therapy
Rush, Stephen; Elliott, Robert E; Morsi, Amr; Mehta, Nisha; Spriet, Jeri; Narayana, Ashwatha; Donahue, Bernadine; Parker, Erik C; Golfinos, John G
2011 Jul;115(1):37-48, Journal of neurosurgery
— id: 136631, year: 2011, vol: 115, page: 37, stat: Journal Article,

R132H-mutation of isocitrate dehydrogenase-1 is not sufficient for HIF-1alpha upregulation in adult glioma
Williams, Susan C; Karajannis, Matthias A; Chiriboga, Luis; Golfinos, John G; von Deimling, Andreas; Zagzag, David
2011 Feb;121(2):279-281, Acta neuropathologica
— id: 138149, year: 2011, vol: 121, page: 279, stat: Journal Article,

Efficacy of Clevidipine in Controlling Perioperative Hypertension in Neurosurgical Patients: Initial Single-center Experience
Bekker, Alex; Didehvar, Sorosch; Kim, Sunmi; Golfinos, John G; Parker, Erik; Sapson, Andrew; Haile, Michael; Kline, Richard; Lee, Mitchell
2010 Oct;22(4):330-335, Journal of neurosurgical anesthesiology
— id: 112425, year: 2010, vol: 22, page: 330, stat: Journal Article,

Neurological complications and symptom resolution following Gamma Knife surgery for brain metastases 2 cm or smaller in relation to eloquent cortices
Elliott, Robert E; Rush, Stephen; Morsi, Amr; Mehta, Nisha; Spriet, Jeri; Narayana, Ashwatha; Donahue, Bernadine; Parker, Erik C; Golfinos, John G
2010 Dec;113 Suppl:53-64, Journal of neurosurgery
— id: 119235, year: 2010, vol: 113 Suppl, page: 53, stat: Journal Article,

Phase II clinical trial of lapatinib in children and adults with NF2-related tumors
Karajannis M.A.; Ballas M.; Ayanru I.; Orrico A.; Nusbaum A.; Hagiwara M.; Roland T.; Golfinos J.; Allen J.
2010 ;12(6):ii43-ii43, Neuro-oncology
— id: 135615, year: 2010, vol: 12, page: ii43, stat: Journal Article,

INVASION IS AN IMPORTANT PROGNOSTIC FACTOR IN NEWLY DIAGNOSED HIGH-GRADE GLIOMAS
Kunnakkat, Saroj D.; Perretta, Donato; Medabalmi, Praveen; Gruber, Michael L.; Gruber, Deborah; Golfinos, John; Parker, Erik; Narayana, Ashwatha
2010 NOV ;12(2):5-5, Neuro-oncology
— id: 122728, year: 2010, vol: 12, page: 5, stat: Journal Article,

INVASION AS A DOMINANT FEATURE OF FAILURE PATTERN IN HIGH-GRADE GLIOMAS FOLLOWING BEVACIZUMAB THERAPY
Narayana, Ashwatha; Kunnakkat, Saroj D.; Medabalmi, Praveen; Golfinos, John; Parker, Erik; Knopp, Edmond; Zagzag, David; Gruber, Deborah; Gruber, Michael L.
2010 NOV ;12(2):3-3, Neuro-oncology
— id: 122727, year: 2010, vol: 12, page: 3, stat: Journal Article,

The middle fossa approach to vestibular schwannomas: The first ten years at one institution
Coelho D.H.; Golfinos J.G.; Thomas Roland Jr. J.
2009 ;119(SUPPL .3):S281-S281, Laryngoscope
— id: 122701, year: 2009, vol: 119, page: S281, stat: Journal Article,

Consensus recommendations to accelerate clinical trials for neurofibromatosis type 2
Evans, D Gareth; Kalamarides, Michel; Hunter-Schaedle, Kim; Blakeley, Jaishri; Allen, Jeffrey; Babovic-Vuskanovic, Dusica; Belzberg, Allan; Bollag, Gideon; Chen, Ruihong; DiTomaso, Emmanuelle; Golfinos, John; Harris, Gordon; Jacob, Abraham; Kalpana, Ganjam; Karajannis, Matthias; Korf, Bruce; Kurzrock, Razelle; Law, Meng; McClatchey, Andrea; Packer, Roger; Roehm, Pamela; Rubenstein, Allan; Slattery, William 3rd; Tonsgard, James H; Welling, D Bradley; Widemann, Brigitte; Yohay, Kaleb; Giovannini, Marco
2009 Aug 15;15(16):5032-5039, Clinical cancer research
— id: 104462, year: 2009, vol: 15, page: 5032, stat: Journal Article,

SWALLOWING PHYSIOLOGY AFTER SKULL BASE TUMOR RESECTION
Lazarus, C; Roland, J; Golfinos, J; DeLacure, M; Amin, M; Lalwani, A
2009 DEC ;24(4):465-465, Dysphagia
— id: 107740, year: 2009, vol: 24, page: 465, stat: Journal Article,

Antiangiogenic therapy using bevacizumab in recurrent high-grade glioma: impact on local control and patient survival
Narayana, Ashwatha; Kelly, Patrick; Golfinos, John; Parker, Erik; Johnson, Glyn; Knopp, Edmond; Zagzag, David; Fischer, Ingeborg; Raza, Shahzad; Medabalmi, Praveen; Eagan, Patricia; Gruber, Michael L
2009 Jan;110(1):173-180, Journal of neurosurgery
— id: 90721, year: 2009, vol: 110, page: 173, stat: Journal Article,

Outcomes of Stereotactic Radiosurgery in the Management of Brain Metastasis in Patients with HER2 Positive Metastatic Breast Cancer
Raza, S; Narayana, A; Morsi, A; Parker, E; Rush, S; Golfinos, J; Novik, Y
2009 DEC 15 ;69(24):874S-874S, Cancer research
— id: 106461, year: 2009, vol: 69, page: 874S, stat: Journal Article,

Glioma vascularity correlates with reduced patient survival and increased malignancy
Russell, Stephen M; Elliott, Robert; Forshaw, David; Golfinos, John G; Nelson, Peter K; Kelly, Patrick J
2009 Sep;72(3):242-6; discussion 246, Surgical neurology
— id: 101316, year: 2009, vol: 72, page: 242, stat: Journal Article,

The effect of dexmedetomidine on perioperative hemodynamics in patients undergoing craniotomy
Bekker, Alex; Sturaitis, Mary; Bloom, Marc; Moric, Mario; Golfinos, John; Parker, Erik; Babu, Ramesh; Pitti, Abishabeck
2008 Oct;107(4):1340-1347, Anesthesia & analgesia
— id: 87811, year: 2008, vol: 107, page: 1340, stat: Journal Article,

An unusual presentation and spread of an endolymphatic sac tumor
Coelho, Daniel H; Golfinos, John G; Roland, J Thomas Jr
2008 Jun;29(4):569-570, Otology & neurotology
— id: 80293, year: 2008, vol: 29, page: 569, stat: Journal Article,

Posterior fossa meningiomas presenting with Meniere's-like symptoms: case report
Coelho, Daniel H; Roland, J Thomas Jr; Golfinos, John G
2008 Nov;63(5):E1001; discussion E1001-E1001; discussion E1001, Neurosurgery
— id: 91372, year: 2008, vol: 63, page: E1001; discussion E1001, stat: Journal Article,

Small vestibular schwannomas with no hearing: comparison of functional outcomes in stereotactic radiosurgery and microsurgery
Coelho, Daniel H; Roland, J Thomas Jr; Rush, Stephen A; Narayana, Ashwatha; St Clair, Eric; Chung, Wayne; Golfinos, John G
2008 Nov;118(11):1909-1916, Laryngoscope
— id: 90720, year: 2008, vol: 118, page: 1909, stat: Journal Article,

High-grade glioma before and after treatment with radiation and Avastin: initial observations
Fischer, Ingeborg; Cunliffe, Clare H; Bollo, Robert J; Raza, Shahzad; Monoky, David; Chiriboga, Luis; Parker, Erik C; Golfinos, John G; Kelly, Patrick J; Knopp, Edmond A; Gruber, Michael L; Zagzag, David; Narayana, Ashwatha
2008 Oct;10(5):700-708, Neuro-oncology
— id: 91374, year: 2008, vol: 10, page: 700, stat: Journal Article,

Receptor tyrosine kinase signaling in neurofibromatosis-2-associated tumors
Karajannis, Matthias; Zagzag, David; Newcomb, Elizabeth; Roehm, Pamela; Roland, John; Golfinos, John; Wisoff, Jeffrey; Allen, Jeffrey
2008 JUN;10(3):464-464, Neuro-oncology
— id: 571322, year: 2008, vol: 10, page: 464, stat: Journal Article,

Gliomas: predicting time to progression or survival with cerebral blood volume measurements at dynamic susceptibility-weighted contrast-enhanced perfusion MR imaging
Law, Meng; Young, Robert J; Babb, James S; Peccerelli, Nicole; Chheang, Sophie; Gruber, Michael L; Miller, Douglas C; Golfinos, John G; Zagzag, David; Johnson, Glyn
2008 May;247(2):490-498, Radiology
— id: 91375, year: 2008, vol: 247, page: 490, stat: Journal Article,

Change in pattern of relapse following anti-angiogenic therapy in high grade glioma
Narayana, A; Golfinos, JG; Raza, S; Knopp, E; Medabalmi, P; Parker, E; Kelly, P; Zagzag, D; Gruber, M
2008 AUG ;72(1):S11-S11, International journal of radiation oncology biology physics
— id: 86794, year: 2008, vol: 72, page: S11, stat: Journal Article,

Feasibility of using bevacizumab with radiation therapy and temozolomide in newly diagnosed high-grade glioma
Narayana, Ashwatha; Golfinos, John G; Fischer, Ingeborg; Raza, Shahzad; Kelly, Patrick; Parker, Erik; Knopp, Edmond A; Medabalmi, Praveen; Zagzag, David; Eagan, Patricia; Gruber, Michael L
2008 Oct 1;72(2):383-389, International journal of radiation oncology biology physics
— id: 91373, year: 2008, vol: 72, page: 383, stat: Journal Article,

Stereotactic radiosurgery for vestibular schwannomas in patients with neurofibromatosis type 2: An analysis of tumor control, complications, and hearing preservation rates - Comments
Pollock, BE; Golfinos, JG; Roland, JT; Narayana, A; Gutin, PH; Noren, G; Chen, JCT; Goodkin, R
2007 ;60(3):468-470, Neurosurgery
— id: 105550, year: 2007, vol: 60, page: 468, stat: Journal Article,

Predicting time to progression/survival in gliomas with cerebral blood volume measurements using dynamic susceptibility contrast perfusion MR imaging
Law, M; Babb, J; Peccerelli, N; Young, R; Chheang, S; Gruber, M; Golfinos, J; Miller, D; Zagzag, D; Johnson, G
2006 OCT ;8(4):494-495, Neuro-oncology
— id: 70330, year: 2006, vol: 8, page: 494, stat: Journal Article,

Perfusion magnetic resonance imaging predicts patient outcome as an adjunct to histopathology: a second reference standard in the surgical and nonsurgical treatment of low-grade gliomas
Law, Meng; Oh, Sarah; Johnson, Glyn; Babb, James S; Zagzag, David; Golfinos, John; Kelly, Patrick J
2006 Jun;58(6):1099-107; discussion 1099, Neurosurgery
— id: 65798, year: 2006, vol: 58, page: 1099, stat: Journal Article,

Results of surgical resection for progression of brain metastases previously treated by gamma knife radiosurgery
Truong, Minh T; St Clair, Eric G; Donahue, Bernadine R; Rush, Stephen C; Miller, Douglas C; Formenti, Silvia C; Knopp, Edmond A; Han, Kerry; Golfinos, John G
2006 Jul;59(1):86-97; discussion 86, Neurosurgery
— id: 67932, year: 2006, vol: 59, page: 86, stat: Journal Article,

Resection of parietal lobe gliomas: incidence and evolution of neurological deficits in 28 consecutive patients correlated to the location and morphological characteristics of the tumor
Russell, Stephen M; Elliott, Robert; Forshaw, David; Kelly, Patrick J; Golfinos, John G
2005 Dec;103(6):1010-1017, Journal of neurosurgery
— id: 61369, year: 2005, vol: 103, page: 1010, stat: Journal Article,

Prevention and management of cerebrospinal fluid leak following vestibular schwannoma surgery
Fishman, Andrew J; Marrinan, Michelle S; Golfinos, John G; Cohen, Noel L; Roland, J Thomas Jr
2004 Mar;114(3):501-505, Laryngoscope
— id: 44805, year: 2004, vol: 114, page: 501, stat: Journal Article,

Advanced MRI for brain tumors: a neurosurgical perspective
Golfinos, John G; Tessler, Lee E; Kelly, Patrick J
2004 Oct;15(5):337-339, Topics in magnetic resonance imaging
— id: 56069, year: 2004, vol: 15, page: 337, stat: Journal Article,

Cytological diagnosis of cystic brain tumors: a retrospective study of 88 cases
Hernandez, Osvaldo; Zagzag, David; Kelly, Patrick; Golfinos, John; Levine, Pascale Hummel
2004 Oct;31(4):221-228, Diagnostic cytopathology
— id: 159233, year: 2004, vol: 31, page: 221, stat: Journal Article,

Auditory brainstem implantation in patients with neurofibromatosis type 2
Kanowitz, Seth J; Shapiro, William H; Golfinos, John G; Cohen, Noel L; Roland, J Thomas Jr
2004 Dec;114(12):2135-2146, Laryngoscope
— id: 47764, year: 2004, vol: 114, page: 2135, stat: Journal Article,

Differentiating surgical from non-surgical lesions using perfusion MR imaging and proton MR spectroscopic imaging
Law, Meng; Hamburger, Micole; Johnson, Glyn; Inglese, Matilde; Londono, Ana; Golfinos, John; Zagzag, David; Knopp, Edmond A
2004 Dec;3(6):557-565, Technology in cancer research & treatment
— id: 48876, year: 2004, vol: 3, page: 557, stat: Journal Article,

Dynamic susceptibility contrast-enhanced perfusion and conventional MR imaging findings for adult patients with cerebral primitive neuroectodermal tumors
Law, Meng; Kazmi, Khuram; Wetzel, Stephan; Wang, Edwin; Iacob, Codrin; Zagzag, David; Golfinos, John G; Johnson, Glyn
2004 Jun-Jul;25(6):997-1005, AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology
— id: 43222, year: 2004, vol: 25, page: 997, stat: Journal Article,

Conventional MR imaging with simultaneous measurements of cerebral blood volume and vascular permeability in ganglioglioma
Law, Meng; Meltzer, Daniel E; Wetzel, Stephan G; Yang, Stanley; Knopp, Edmond A; Golfinos, John; Johnson, Glyn
2004 Jun;22(5):599-606, Magnetic resonance imaging
— id: 44804, year: 2004, vol: 22, page: 599, stat: Journal Article,

Comparison of cerebral blood volume and vascular permeability from dynamic susceptibility contrast-enhanced perfusion MR imaging with glioma grade
Law, Meng; Yang, Stanley; Babb, James S; Knopp, Edmond A; Golfinos, John G; Zagzag, David; Johnson, Glyn
2004 May;25(5):746-755, AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology
— id: 43846, year: 2004, vol: 25, page: 746, stat: Journal Article,

Cranial nerve preservation in surgery for large acoustic neuromas
Roland, J Thomas Jr; Fishman, Andrew J; Golfinos, John G; Cohen, Noel; Alexiades, George; Jackman, Alexis H
2004 May;14(2):85-90; discussion 90, Skull base
— id: 62125, year: 2004, vol: 14, page: 85, stat: Journal Article,

Retrolabyrinthine craniectomy: the unsung hero of skull base surgery
Russell, Stephen M; Roland, J Thomas Jr; Golfinos, John G
2004 Feb;14(1):63-71; discussion 71, Skull base
— id: 62126, year: 2004, vol: 14, page: 63, stat: Journal Article,

A comparison of survival rates for treatment of melanoma metastatic to the brain
Stone, Anne; Cooper, Jay; Koenig, Karen L; Golfinos, John G; Oratz, Ruth
2004 ;22(4):492-497, Cancer investigation
— id: 47821, year: 2004, vol: 22, page: 492, stat: Journal Article,

Importance of MR technique for stereotactic radiosurgery
Donahue, Bernadine R; Goldberg, Judith D; Golfinos, John G; Knopp, Edmond A; Comiskey, Jessica; Rush, Stephen C; Han, Kerry; Mukhi, Vandana; Cooper, Jay S
2003 Oct;5(4):268-274, Neuro-oncology
— id: 42023, year: 2003, vol: 5, page: 268, stat: Journal Article,

Tumors of the cerebellopontine angle
Golfinos JG; Russell S; Roland JT
Textbook of neurological surgery : principles and practice Philadelphia : Lippincott, 2003,
— id: 3146, year: 2003, vol: , page: ?, stat: Chapter,

Cytologic diagnosis of cystic brain tumors: A retrospective study of 88 cases
Hernandez, O; Golfinos, J; Zagzag, D; Levine, PH
2003 ;83(Suppl 1):68A-68A, Laboratory investigation
— id: 37144, year: 2003, vol: 83, page: 68A, stat: Journal Article,

Cytologic diagnosis of cystic brain tumors: A retrospective study of 88 cases
Hernandez, O; Golfinos, J; Zagzag, D; Levine, PH
2003 ;16(Suppl 1):68A-68A, Modern pathology
— id: 38514, year: 2003, vol: 16, page: 68A, stat: Journal Article,

Pineal region lesion masquerading choroid plexus papilloma: case report
Kroppenstedt, Stefan Nikolaus; Golfinos, John; Sonntag, Volker K H; Spetzler, Robert F
2003 Feb;59(2):124-7; discussion 127, Surgical neurology
— id: 42032, year: 2003, vol: 59, page: 124, stat: Journal Article,

Amusia following resection of a Heschl gyrus glioma. Case report
Russell, Stephen M; Golfinos, John G
2003 May;98(5):1109-1112, Journal of neurosurgery
— id: 39228, year: 2003, vol: 98, page: 1109, stat: Journal Article,

Dynamic contrast-enhanced perfusion MR imaging measurements of endothelial permeability: differentiation between atypical and typical meningiomas
Yang, Stanley; Law, Meng; Zagzag, David; Wu, Hope H; Cha, Soonmee; Golfinos, John G; Knopp, Edmond A; Johnson, Glyn
2003 Sep;24(8):1554-1559, AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology
— id: 42024, year: 2003, vol: 24, page: 1554, stat: Journal Article,

Preoperative assessment of intracranial tumors with perfusion MR and a volumetric interpolated examination: a comparative study with DSA
Wetzel, Stephan G; Cha, Soonmee; Law, Meng; Johnson, Glyn; Golfinos, John; Lee, Peter; Nelson, Peter Kim
2002 Nov-Dec;23(10):1767-1774, AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology
— id: 43233, year: 2002, vol: 23, page: 1767, stat: Journal Article,

Detection of additional brain metastases with triple dose gadolinium for stereotactic radiosurgery imaging
Donahue, BR; Golfinos, JG; Rush, SC; Han, K; Holland, B; Cooper, JS
2001 Nov-Dec;7(6):31-, Cancer journal
— id: 27530, year: 2001, vol: 7, page: 31, stat: Journal Article,

Use of the LandmarX (TM) surgical navigation system in lateral skull base and temporal bone surgery - Comments for publication
Golfinos, JG; Roland, JT
2001 ;11(4):253-254, Skull base
— id: 105551, year: 2001, vol: 11, page: 253, stat: Journal Article,

A stereotactic device for experimental rat and mouse irradiation using gamma knife model B--technical note
Kamiryo T; Han K; Golfinos J; Nelson PK
2001 ;143(1):83-7; discussion 87, Acta neurochirurgica
— id: 20676, year: 2001, vol: 143, page: 83, stat: Journal Article,

Head injury
Cooper, Paul R; Golfinos, John
New York : McGraw-Hill, 2000,
— id: 675, year: 2000, vol: , page: , stat: ,

Skull fracture and post-traumatic cerebrospinal fluid fistula
Golfinos JG; Cooper PR
Head injury New York : McGraw-Hill Health Professions, 2000,
— id: 3570, year: 2000, vol: , page: 155, stat: Chapter,

Nutrition in the patient with severe head injury
Mogilner A; Golfinos JG
Head injury New York : McGraw-Hill Health Professions, 2000,
— id: 3573, year: 2000, vol: , page: 517, stat: Chapter,

Glial neoplasms: dynamic contrast-enhanced T2*-weighted MR imaging
Knopp EA; Cha S; Johnson G; Mazumdar A; Golfinos JG; Zagzag D; Miller DC; Kelly PJ; Kricheff II
1999 Jun;211(3):791-798, Radiology
— id: 6128, year: 1999, vol: 211, page: 791, stat: Journal Article,

Use of the ISG system for 3-D craniotomy
Golfinos JG; Spetzler RF
Textbook of stereotactic and functional neurosurgery New York : McGraw-Hill, 1998,
— id: 3149, year: 1998, vol: , page: ?, stat: Chapter,

The state of the art of neuronavigation with frameless sterotaxy in intracranial neurosurgery
Lawton MT; Golfinos JG; Geldmacher TR; Spetzler RF
1998 ;1:27-38, Operative techniques in neurosurgery
— id: 42034, year: 1998, vol: 1, page: 27, stat: Journal Article,

Expression of a receptor protein tyrosine phosphatase in human glial tumors
Norman SA; Golfinos JG; Scheck AC
1998 Feb;36(3):209-217, Journal of neuro-oncology
— id: 57220, year: 1998, vol: 36, page: 209, stat: Journal Article,

Mycosis fungoides metastasizing to the brain parenchyma: case report
Zonenshayn M; Sharma S; Hymes K; Knopp EA; Golfinos JG; Zagzag D
1998 Apr;42(4):933-937, Neurosurgery
— id: 57297, year: 1998, vol: 42, page: 933, stat: Journal Article,

Expression of the genes encoding myelin basic protein and proteolipid protein in human malignant gliomas
Golfinos JG; Norman SA; Coons SW; Norman RA; Ballecer C; Scheck AC
1997 May;3(5):799-804, Clinical cancer research
— id: 42025, year: 1997, vol: 3, page: 799, stat: Journal Article,

Clinical use of a frameless stereotactic arm. Results of 325 cases
Golfinos JR; Fitzpatrick BC; Smith LR; Spetzler RF
1997 ;:?-?, Year book of neurology & neurosurgery
— id: 42036, year: 1997, vol: , page: ?, stat: Journal Article,

Threaded steinmann pin fusion of the craniovertebral junction
Apostolides PJ; Dickman CA; Golfinos JG; Papadopoulos SM; Sonntag VK
1996 Jul 15;21(14):1630-1637, Spine
— id: 42027, year: 1996, vol: 21, page: 1630, stat: Journal Article,

Penetrating spine cord injury
Dickman CA; Golfinos JG
The practice of neurosurgery Baltimore : Williams & Wilkins, 1996,
— id: 3147, year: 1996, vol: , page: ?, stat: Chapter,

Stereotactic volumetric resection of low-grade gliomas
Golfinos JG; Kelly PJ
1996 ;2(3):165-173, Techniques in neurosurgery
— id: 33814, year: 1996, vol: 2, page: 165, stat: Journal Article,

The genetics of intracranial vascular malformations
Golfinos JG; Zabramski JM
1996 ;8:?-?, Concepts in neurosurgery
— id: 42037, year: 1996, vol: 8, page: ?, stat: Journal Article,

Clinical use of a frameless stereotactic arm. Results of 325 cases
Golfinos JR; Fitzpatrick BC; Smith LR; Spetzler RF
1996 March;:?-?, Key neurology & neurosurgery
— id: 42035, year: 1996, vol: , page: ?, stat: Journal Article,

Balloon angioplasty for symptomatic vasospasm
Khayata MH; Golfinos JG; Wakhloo AK; Gobin YP; Spetzler RF
Controversies in neurosurgery New York : Thieme, 1996,
— id: 3150, year: 1996, vol: , page: ?, stat: Chapter,

The contralateral transcallosal approach: experience with 32 patients
Lawton MT; Golfinos JG; Spetzler RF
1996 Oct;39(4):729-34; discussion 734, Neurosurgery
— id: 42026, year: 1996, vol: 39, page: 729, stat: Journal Article,

Skull base tumors. A critical appraisal and clinical series employing image guidance
Robinson JR Jr; Golfinos JG; Spetzler RF
1996 Apr;7(2):297-311, Neurosurgery clinics of North America
— id: 42028, year: 1996, vol: 7, page: 297, stat: Journal Article,

Clinical use of a frameless stereotactic arm: results of 325 cases
Golfinos JG; Fitzpatrick BC; Smith LR; Spetzler RF
1995 Aug;83(2):197-205, Journal of neurosurgery
— id: 42029, year: 1995, vol: 83, page: 197, stat: Journal Article,

Repair of vertebral artery injury during anterior cervical decompression
Golfinos JG; Dickman CA; Zabramski JM; Sonntag VK; Spetzler RF
1994 Nov 15;19(22):2552-2556, Spine
— id: 42030, year: 1994, vol: 19, page: 2552, stat: Journal Article,

Are the calcium antagonists really useful in cerebral aneurysmal surgery? A retrospective study
Golfinos JG; Thompson BG; Zabramski JM; Spetzler RF
1994 Sep;35(3):541-542, Neurosurgery
— id: 42031, year: 1994, vol: 35, page: 541, stat: Journal Article,

Cerebral protection
Golfinos JG; Zabramski JM
Neurovascular surgery New York : McGraw Hill, 1994,
— id: 3148, year: 1994, vol: , page: 175, stat: Chapter,

The natural history of familial cavernous malformations: results of an ongoing study
Zabramski JM; Wascher TM; Spetzler RF; Johnson B; Golfinos J; Drayer BP; Brown B; Rigamonti D; Brown G
1994 Mar;80(3):422-432, Journal of neurosurgery
— id: 42033, year: 1994, vol: 80, page: 422, stat: Journal Article,

Definitions and pathologic features
Johnson PJ; Wascher TM; Golfinos JG; et al
Cavernous malformations Park Ridge IL: American Association of Neurological Surgeons, 1993,
— id: 3151, year: 1993, vol: , page: ?, stat: Chapter,

The management of unruptured intracranial vascular malformations
Golfinos JG; Wascher TM; Aabramski JM; et al
1992 ;8:2-11, BNI quarterly
— id: 42038, year: 1992, vol: 8, page: 2, stat: Journal Article,

Pallidotomy in the Levodopa era
Greene, KA; Marciano, F; Shetter, A; Lieberman, AN; Golfinos, JG
1992 ;2:257-281, Advances in clinical neurosciences
— id: 590332, year: 1992, vol: 2, page: 257, stat: Journal Article,

Management of unruptured intracranial aneurysms
Wascher TM; Golfinos JG; Zabramski JM; et al
1992 ;8:2-7, BNI quarterly
— id: 42039, year: 1992, vol: 8, page: 2, stat: Journal Article,