Amir Faraji, MD, PhD

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


Demographic and economic trends in vertebral fracture surgeries throughout the United States
Beschloss, AM, Taghlabi, KM, Rodriguez, DA, Lee, N, Gupta, S, Bondar, K, Lombardi, JM, Varthi, A, Faraji, A & Saifi, C 2022, , North American Spine Society Journal, vol. 12, 100175.

Upper Limb Nerve Transfer Surgery in Patients with Tetraplegia
Javeed, S, Dibble, CF, Greenberg, JK, Zhang, JK, Khalifeh, JM, Park, Y, Wilson, TJ, Zager, EL, Faraji, AH, Mahan, MA, Yang, LJ, Midha, R, Juknis, N & Ray, WZ 2022, , JAMA Network Open, vol. 5, no. 11, pp. E2243890.

Outcomes following transpsoas lateral lumbar interbody fusion
Taghlabi, KM, Liu, JW, Faraji, AH & Saifi, C 2022, , Seminars in Spine Surgery, vol. 34, no. 2, 100946.

Acute aortic occlusion leading to spinal cord ischemia in a 73-year-old: A case report
Taghlabi, KM, Bhenderu, LS, Guerrero, JR, Sulhan, S, Jenson, AV, Cruz-Garza, JG & Faraji, AH 2022, , Surgical Neurology International, vol. 13, A45.

Convection-Enhanced Delivery and Principles of Extracellular Transport in the Brain
Faraji, AH, Rajendran, S, Jaquins-Gerstl, AS, Hayes, HJ & Richardson, RM 2021, , World neurosurgery, vol. 151, pp. 163-171.

Application of electrical stimulation for peripheral nerve regeneration: Stimulation parameters and future horizons
Javeed, S, Faraji, AH, Dy, C, Ray, WZ & MacEwan, MR 2021, , Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery: Advanced Techniques and Case Management, vol. 24, 101117.

Blood supply to the corticospinal tract: A pictorial review with application to cranial surgery and stroke
Nuñez, M, Guillotte, A, Faraji, AH, Deng, H & Goldschmidt, E 2021, , Clinical Anatomy, vol. 34, no. 8, pp. 1224-1232.

Contributions of Robotics to the Safety and Efficacy of Invasive Monitoring With Stereoelectroencephalography
Faraji, AH, Remick, M & Abel, TJ 2020, , Frontiers in Neurology, vol. 11, 570010.

Use of a near-infrared vein finder to define cortical veins and dural sinuses prior to dural opening
Goldschmidt, E, Faraji, AH, Jankowitz, BT, Gardner, P & Friedlander, RM 2020, , Journal of Neurosurgery, vol. 133, no. 4, pp. 1202-1209.

Robotic-assisted stereotaxy for deep brain stimulation lead implantation in awake patients
Faraji, AH, Kokkinos, V, Sweat, JC, Crammond, DJ & Richardson, RM 2020, , Operative Neurosurgery, vol. 19, no. 4, pp. 444-452.

Electrokinetic Convection-Enhanced Delivery of Solutes to the Brain
Faraji, AH, Jaquins-Gerstl, AS, Valenta, AC, Ou, Y & Weber, SG 2020, , ACS Chemical Neuroscience, vol. 11, no. 14, pp. 2085-2093.

Republished: Intracranial vessel occlusion preceding the development of mycotic aneurysms in patients with endocarditis
Goldschmidt, E, Faraji, AH, Salvetti, D, Zussman, BM & Jadhav, A 2020, , Journal of neurointerventional surgery, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. e1.

Intracranial vessel occlusion preceding the development of mycotic aneurysms in patients with endocarditis
Goldschmidt, E, Faraji, AH, Salvetti, D, Zussman, BM & Jadhav, A 2019, , BMJ Case Reports, vol. 12, no. 12, e015480.

Long term results of primary radiosurgery for vestibular schwannomas
Johnson, S, Kano, H, Faramand, A, Pease, M, Nakamura, A, Hassib, M, Spencer, D, Sisterson, N, Faraji, AH, Arai, Y, Monaco, E, Niranjan, A, Flickinger, JC & Lunsford, LD 2019, , Journal of Neuro-Oncology, vol. 145, no. 2, pp. 247-255.

Middle Meningeal Artery Embolization for the Treatment of an Expanding Epidural Hematoma
Zussman, BM, Goldschmidt, E, Faraji, AH, Salvetti, DJ & Jankowitz, BT 2019, , World neurosurgery, vol. 128, pp. 284-286.

Deep brain stimulation in early Parkinson's disease may slow rest tremor progression
Faraji, AH & Richardson, RM 2019, , Clinical neurosurgery, vol. 84, no. 1, pp. E13-E14.

Electrokinetic infusions into hydrogels and brain tissue: Control of direction and magnitude of solute delivery
Faraji, AH, Jaquins-Gerstl, AS, Valenta, AC & Weber, SG 2019, , Journal of Neuroscience Methods, vol. 311, pp. 76-82.

Deep Brain Stimulation for Tourette Syndrome
Peña, CE, Faraji, AH & Richardson, RM 2018, , Clinical neurosurgery, vol. 83, no. 1, pp. E13.

Isolated Traumatic Diastasis of the Clival Synchondroses without Clival Fracture
Faraji, AH, Ochalski, PG, Ozpinar, A, Blatt, JE & Pollack, IF 2018, , Pediatric Neurosurgery, vol. 53, no. 4, pp. 270-274.

New antiepileptic drugs have not improved treatment outcomes
Faraji, AH & Richardson, RM 2018, , Clinical neurosurgery, vol. 82, no. 5, pp. E99.