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

Immediate abdominal pain after placement of thoracic paddle leads for spinal cord stimulation: A case series
Lee, JJ, Sadrameli, SS, Desai, VR, Austerman, RJ, Leonard, DM & Dalm, BD 2019, Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, vol. 96, no. 6, pp. 400-405.

Ovine model of neuropathic pain for assessing mechanisms of spinal cord stimulation therapy via dorsal horn recordings, von Frey filaments, and gait analysis
Reddy, CG, Miller, JW, Abode-Iyamah, KO, Safayi, S, Wilson, S, Dalm, BD, Fredericks, DC, Gillies, GT, Howard, MA & Brennan, TJ 2018, Journal of Pain Research, vol. 11, pp. 1147-1162.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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