Brian D. Dalm, MD

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Institute for Academic Medicine
Assistant Clinical Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College

Areas Of Expertise

Deep brain stimulation

An ovine model of spinal cord injury
Wilson, S, Abode-Iyamah, KO, Miller, JW, Reddy, CG, Safayi, S, Fredericks, DC, Jeffery, ND, DeVries-Watson, NA, Shivapour, SK, Viljoen, S, Dalm, BD, Gibson-Corley, KN, Johnson, MD, Gillies, GT & Howard, MA 2016, Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine, pp. 1-15. DOI: 10.1080/10790268.2016.1222475

A Novel Dural Reconstruction Method Following Spinal Tumor Resection
Dalm, BD, Viljoen, S, Gillies, GT, Oya, H & Howard, MA 2016, Neurosurgery Quarterly, vol 26, no. 3, pp. 251-255. DOI: 10.1097/WNQ.0000000000000176

Comparison of Conventional and Kilohertz Frequency Epidural Stimulation in Patients Undergoing Trialing for Spinal Cord Stimulation: Clinical Considerations
Reddy, CG, Dalm, BD, Flouty, OE, Gillies, GT, Howard, MA & Brennan, TJ 2016, World Neurosurgery, vol 88, pp. 586-91. DOI: 10.1016/j.wneu.2015.10.088

Conditioned place preference and spontaneous dorsal horn neuron activity in chronic constriction injury model in rats
Dalm, BD, Reddy, CG, Howard, MA, Kang, S & Brennan, TJ 2015, Pain, vol 156, no. 12, pp. 2562-71. DOI: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000000365

Failure of a dynamic anterior cervical plate at C2-3 following a motor vehicle collision: a case report
Sukkarieh, HG, Dalm, B & Hitchon, PW 2015, Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery, vol 137, pp. 112-4. DOI: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2015.06.013

Metastatic involvement of the pituitary gland: a systematic review with pooled individual patient data analysis
He, W, Chen, F, Dalm, B, Kirby, PA & Greenlee, JDW 2015, Pituitary, vol 18, no. 1, pp. 159-168. DOI: 10.1007/s11102-014-0552-2

Lateralized effect of pallidal stimulation on self-mutilation in Lesch-Nyhan disease
Abel, TJ, Dalm, BD, Grossbach, AJ, Jackson, AW, Thomsen, T & Greenlee, JDW 2014, Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics, vol 14, no. 6, pp. 594-597. DOI: 10.3171/2014.8.PEDS1451

Biomechanical analysis of anterior versus posterior instrumentation following a thoracolumbar corpectomy
Viljoen, SV, DeVries Watson, NA, Grosland, NM, Torner, J, Dalm, B & Hitchon, PW 2014, Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine, vol 21, no. 4, pp. 577-581. DOI: 10.3171/2014.6.SPINE13751

Finite-element study of the performance characteristics of an intradural spinal cord stimulator
Grosland, NM, Gillies, GT, Shurig, R, Stoner, K, Viljoen, S, Dalm, BD, Oya, H, Fredericks, DC, Gibson-Corley, K, Reddy, C, Wilson, S & Howard, MA 2014, Journal of Medical Devices, Transactions of the ASME, vol 8, no. 4, 041012. DOI: 10.1115/1.4028421

Biomechanical performance of an ovine model of intradural spinal cord stimulation
Safayi, S, Jeffery, ND, Fredericks, DC, Viljoen, S, Dalm, BD, Reddy, CG, Wilson, S, Gillies, GT & Howard, MA 2014, Journal of Medical Engineering and Technology, vol 38, no. 5, pp. 269-273. DOI: 10.3109/03091902.2014.914257

MR-based measurement of spinal cord motion during flexion of the spine: Implications for intradural spinal cord stimulator systems
Viljoen, S, Smittkamp, CA, Dalm, BD, Wilson, S, Reddy, CG, Gillies, GT & Howard, MA 2014, Journal of Medical Engineering and Technology, vol 38, no. 1, pp. 1-4. DOI: 10.3109/03091902.2013.844207

Apparatus for simulating dynamic interactions between the spinal cord and soft-coupled intradural implants
Viljoen, S, Oya, H, Reddy, CG, Dalm, BD, Shurig, R, Odden, K, Gillies, GT & Howard, MA 2013, Review of Scientific Instruments, vol 84, no. 11, 114303. DOI: 10.1063/1.4831801

Successful conservative management of an intrathecal catheter-associated inflammatory mass
Dalm, BD, Brennan, TJ, Elahi, F, Howard, MA & Reddy, CG 2013, Spine Journal, vol 13, no. 11, pp. 1708-1709. DOI: 10.1016/j.spinee.2013.07.471

Soft-coupling suspension system for an intradural spinal cord stimulator: Biophysical performance characteristics
Oya, H, Safayi, S, Jeffery, ND, Viljoen, S, Reddy, CG, Dalm, BD, Kanwal, JK, Gillies, GT & Howard, MA 2013, Journal of Applied Physics, vol 114, no. 16, 164701. DOI: 10.1063/1.4827195

Posterior ligamentous complex healing following disruption in thoracolumbar fractures
Dahdaleh, NS, Viljoen, SV, Dalm, BD, Howard, MA & Grosland, NM 2013, Medical Hypotheses, vol 81, no. 1, pp. 117-118. DOI: 10.1016/j.mehy.2013.03.047

Optimization of intradural spinal cord stimulator designs via analysis of thoracic spine imaging data
Viljoen, S, Dalm, BD, Reddy, CG, Wilson, S, Smittkamp, C, Gillies, GT & Howard, MA 2013, Journal of Medical and Biological Engineering, vol 33, no. 2, pp. 193-198. DOI: 10.5405/jmbe.1317

Pulsatile spinal cord surrogate for intradural neuromodulation studies
Wilson, S, Howard, MA, Rossen, JD, Brennan, TJ, Dalm, BD, Dahdaleh, NS, Utz, M & Gillies, GT 2012, Journal of Medical Engineering and Technology, vol 36, no. 1, pp. 22-25. DOI: 10.3109/03091902.2011.632061

Biophysical attributes of an in vitro spinal cord surrogate for use in developing an intradural neuromodulation system
Howard, MA, Utz, M, Brennan, TJ, Dalm, BD, Viljoen, S, Kanwal, JK & Gillies, GT 2011, Journal of Applied Physics, vol 110, no. 7, 074701. DOI: 10.1063/1.3642976

Intradural approach to selective stimulation in the spinal cord for treatment of intractable pain: Design principles and wireless protocol
Howard, MA, Utz, M, Brennan, TJ, Dalm, BD, Viljoen, S, Jeffery, ND & Gillies, GT 2011, Journal of Applied Physics, vol 110, no. 4, 044702. DOI: 10.1063/1.3626469