Orlando M. Diaz, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Neurosurgery, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Publications

DynaCT angiography for the diagnosis of bilateral bow hunter's syndrome
Lu, T, Chinnadurai, P, Anaya-Ayala, JE & Diaz, OM 2017, Interventional Neuroradiology, vol 23, no. 1, pp. 73-78. DOI:

Endovascular treatment of intracranial aneurysms
Diaz, O & Rangel-Castilla, L 2016, . in JC Masdeu & RG Gonzalez (eds), Neuroimaging Part II, 2016. vol. 136, Handbook of Clinical Neurology, vol. 136, Elsevier B.V. pp. 1303-1309. DOI:

Endovascular treatment of arteriovenous malformations
Diaz, O & Scranton, R 2016, . in JC Masdeau & RG Gonzalez (eds), Neuroimaging Part II, 2016. vol. 136, Handbook of Clinical Neurology, vol. 136, Elsevier B.V. pp. 1311-1317. DOI:

Final results of the US humanitarian device exemption study of the low-profile visualized intraluminal support (LVIS) device
Fiorella, D, Arthur, A, Boulos, A, Diaz, O, Jabbour, P, Pride, L, Turk, AS, Woo, HH, Derdeyn, C, Millar, J & Clifton, A 2016, Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery, vol 8, no. 9, pp. 894-897. DOI:

Training guidelines for endovascular stroke intervention: an international multi-society consensus document
Lavine, SD, Cockroft, K, Hoh, B, Bambakidis, N, Khalessi, AA, Woo, H, Riina, H, Siddiqui, A, Hirsch, JA, Chong, W, Rice, H, Wenderoth, J, Mitchell, P, Coulthard, A, Signh, TJ, Phatorous, C, Khangure, M, Klurfan, P, ter Brugge, K, Iancu, D, Gunnarsson, T, Jansen, O, Muto, M, Szikora, I, Pierot, L, Brouwer, P, Gralla, J, Renowden, S, Andersson, T, Fiehler, J, Turjman, F, White, P, Januel, AC, Spelle, L, Kulcsar, Z, Chapot, R, Biondi, A, Dima, S, Taschner, C, Szajner, M, Krajina, A, Sakai, N, Matsumaru, Y, Yoshimura, S, Ezura, M, Fujinaka, T, Iihara, K, Ishii, A, Higashi, T, Hirohata, M, Hyodo, A, Ito, Y, Kawanishi, M, Kiyosue, H, Kobayashi, E, Kobayashi, S, Kuwayama, N, Matsumoto, Y, Miyachi, S, Murayama, Y, Nagata, I, Nakahara, I, Nemoto, S, Niimi, Y, Oishi, H, Satomi, J, Satow, T, Sugiu, K, Tanaka, M, Terada, T, Yamagami, H, Diaz, O, Lylyk, P, Jayaraman, MV, Patsalides, A, Gandhi, CD, Lee, SK, Abruzzo, T, Albani, B, Ansari, SA, Arthur, AS, Baxter, BW, Bulsara, KR, Chen, M, Almandoz, JED, Fraser, JF, Heck, DV, Hetts, SW, Hussain, MS, Klucznik, RP, Leslie-Mawzi, TM, Mack, WJ, McTaggart, RA, Meyers, PM, Mocco, J, Prestigiacomo, CJ, Pride, GL, Rasmussen, PA, Starke, RM, Sunenshine, PJ, Tarr, RW, Frei, DF, Ribo, M, Nogueira, RG, Zaidat, OO, Jovin, T, Linfante, I, Yavagal, D, Liebeskind, D, Novakovic, R, Pongpech, S, Rodesch, G, Soderman, M, Taylor, A, Krings, T, Orbach, D, Picard, L, Suh, DC & Zhang, HQ 2016, Neuroradiology, vol 58, no. 6, pp. 537-541. DOI:

Three-dimensional printing of anatomically accurate, patient specific intracranial aneurysm models
Anderson, JR, Thompson, WL, Alkattan, AK, Diaz, O, Klucznik, R, Zhang, YJ, Britz, GW, Grossman, RG & Karmonik, C 2016, Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery, vol 8, no. 5, pp. 517-520. DOI:

Training guidelines for endovascular ischemic stroke intervention: An international multi-society consensus document
Lavine, SD, Cockroft, K, Hoh, B, Bambakidis, N, Khalessi, AA, Woo, H, Riina, H, Siddiqui, A, Hirsch, JA, Chong, W, Rice, H, Wenderoth, J, Mitchell, P, Coulthard, A, Signh, TJ, Phatorous, C, Khangure, M, Klurfan, P, Ter Brugge, K, Iancu, D, Gunnarsson, T, Jansen, O, Muto, M, Szikora, I, Pierot, L, Brouwer, P, Gralla, J, Renowden, S, Andersson, T, Fiehler, J, Turjman, F, White, P, Januel, AC, Spelle, L, Kulcsar, Z, Chapot, R, Spelle, L, Biondi, A, Dima, S, Taschner, C, Szajner, M, Krajina, A, Sakai, N, Matsumaru, Y, Yoshimura, S, Ezura, M, Fujinaka, T, Iihara, K, Ishii, A, Higashi, T, Hirohata, M, Hyodo, A, Ito, Y, Kawanishi, M, Kiyosue, H, Kobayashi, E, Kobayashi, S, Kuwayama, N, Matsumoto, Y, Miyachi, S, Murayama, Y, Nagata, I, Nakahara, I, Nemoto, S, Niimi, Y, Oishi, H, Satomi, J, Satow, T, Sugiu, K, Tanaka, M, Terada, T, Yamagami, H, Diaz, O, Lylyk, P, Jayaraman, MV, Patsalides, A, Gandhi, CD, Lee, SK, Abruzzo, T, Albani, B, Ansari, SA, Arthur, AS, Baxter, BW, Bulsara, KR, Chen, M, Delgado Almandoz, JE, Fraser, JF, Heck, DV, Hetts, SW, Hussain, MS, Klucznik, RP, Leslie-Mawzi, TM, Mack, WJ, McTaggart, RA, Meyers, PM, Mocco, J, Prestigiacomo, CJ, Pride, GL, Rasmussen, PA, Starke, RM, Sunenshine, PJ, Tarr, RW, Frei, DF, Ribo, M, Nogueira, RG, Zaidat, OO, Jovin, T, Linfante, I, Yavagal, D, Liebeskind, D, Novakovic, R, Pongpech, S, Rodesch, G, Soderman, M, Ter Brugge, K, Taylor, A, Krings, T, Orbach, D, Biondi, A, Picard, L, Suh, DC, Tanaka, M & Zhang, HQ 2016, American Journal of Neuroradiology, vol 37, no. 4, pp. E31-E34. DOI:

Transient Ischemic Attack in the Setting of Carotid Atheromatous
Huang, M, Moisi, MD, Zwillman, M, Volpi, J, Diaz, OM & Klucznik, RP 2016, Cureus.

Relationships and redundancies of selected hemodynamic and structural parameters for characterizing virtual treatment of cerebral aneurysms with flow diverter devices
Karmonik, C, Anderson, JR, Beilner, J, Ge, JJ, Partovi, S, Klucznik, RP, Diaz, O, Zhang, YJ, Britz, GW, Grossman, RG, Lv, N & Huang, Q 2015, Journal of Biomechanics. DOI:

Quantification of velocity reduction after flow diverter placement in intracranial aneurysm: An ex vivo study with 3D printed replicas
Anderson, JR, Klucznik, R, Diaz, O, Zhang, YJ, Britz, GW, Grossman, RG & Karmonik, C 2015, . in Proceedings of the Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBS. vol. 2015-November, 7320077, IEEE, pp. 7300-7303, 37th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBC 2015, Milan, Italy, 25-29 August. DOI:

Comprehensive Overview of Contemporary Management Strategies for Cerebral Aneurysms
Manhas, A, Nimjee, SM, Agrawal, A, Zhang, J, Diaz, O, Zomorodi, AR, Smith, T, Powers, CJ, Sauvageau, E, Klucznik, RP, Ferrell, A, Golshani, K, Stieg, PE & Britz, GW 2015, World Neurosurgery, vol 84, no. 4, pp. 1147-1160. DOI:

Mid-and long-term outcomes of carotid-cavernous fistula endovascular management with Onyx and n-BCA: Experience of a single tertiary center
Barber, SM, Rangel-Castilla, L, Zhang, YJ, Klucznik, R & Diaz, O 2015, Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery, vol 7, no. 10, pp. 762-769. DOI:

Delayed Hydrocephalus and Perianeurysmal Cyst Formation After Stent-Assisted Coil Embolization of a Large, Unruptured Basilar Apex Aneurysm: A Case Report and Literature Review
Barber, SM, Al-Zubidi, N, Diaz, OM, Zhang, YJ & Lee, AG 2015, Asia-Pacific Journal of Ophthalmology, vol 3, no. 6, pp. 354-60. DOI:

Quantitative comparison of hemodynamic parameters from steady and transient CFD simulations in cerebral aneurysms with focus on the aneurysm ostium
Karmonik, C , Diaz, O , Klucznik, R , Grossman, RG , Zhang, YJ , Britz, G, Lv, N & Huang, Q 2015, Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery, vol 7, no. 5, pp. 367-372. DOI:

Brain aneurysms
Zhang, YJ, Desai, V, Diaz, O, Klucznik, RP & Britz, G 2015, . in Emergency Approaches to Neurosurgical Conditions. Springer International Publishing, pp. 89-101. DOI:

Validation of computational fluid dynamics methods with anatomically exact, 3D printed MRI phantoms and 4D pcMRI
Anderson, JR, Diaz, O, Klucznik, R, Zhang, YJ, Britz, GW, Grossman, RG, Lv, N, Huang, Q & Karmonik, C 2014, . in 2014 36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBC 2014., 6945165, IEEE, pp. 6699-6701, 2014 36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBC 2014, Chicago, United States, 26-30 August. DOI:

Treatment of 14 intracranial aneurysms with the FRED system
Diaz, O, Gist, TL, Manjarez, G, Orozco, F & Almeida, R 2014, Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery, vol 6, no. 8, pp. 614-617. DOI:

Magnetic resonance imaging as a tool to assess reliability in simulating hemodynamics in cerebral aneurysms with a dedicated computational fluid dynamics prototype: preliminary results
Karmonik, C , Zhang, YJ , Diaz, O , Klucznik, R, Partovi, S, Grossman, RG & Britz, GW 2014, Cardiovascular diagnosis and therapy, vol 4, no. 2, pp. 207-12. DOI:

Modern interventional management of stroke
Ferrell, AS, Zhang, YJ, Diaz, O, Klucznik, R & Britz, GW 2014, Houston Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal, vol 10, no. 2, pp. 105-110.

Endovascular management of six simultaneous intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulas in a single patient
Gist, TL, Rangel-Castilla, L, Krishna, C, Roman, GC, Cech, DA & Diaz, O 2014, Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery, vol 6, no. 2. DOI: