Andrew Chan MD


Andrew Chan MDExpected Graduation Date: 2021

 

 

 

 


Education, Training, and Previous Positions

2009: BS, Psychobiology, University of California, Los Angeles
2014: MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Professional Memberships

Congress of Neurological Surgeons
American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Selected Honors and Awards

2016: Charlie Kuntz Scholar Award, AANS/CNS Joint Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves
2014: Alpha Omega Alpha, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
2013: First Place, Clinical Science Oral Presentation, ESRF
2012: Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellowship
2010: Weinstein Research Fellowship
2009: Phi Beta Kappa, University of California, Los Angeles
2009: Summa Cum Laude, University of California, Los Angeles
2005-2009: Dean’s List, University of California, Los Angeles

Selected Recent Publications

Chan AK, Birk HS, Winkler EA, Viner JA, Taylor JW, McDermott MW. Stability of Programmable Shunt Valve Settings with Simultaneous Use of the Optune Transducer Array: A Case Report. Cureus. 2016 Jul 7;8(7):e675.

Deng H, Yue JK, Upadhyayula PS, Burke JF, Suen CG, Chan AK, Winkler EA, Dhall SS. Odontoid fractures in the octogenarian: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Neurosurg Sci. 2016 Dec;60(4):543-55.

Lau D, Chan AK, Theologis AA, Chou D, Mummaneni PV, Burch S, Berven S, Deviren V, Ames C. Costs and readmission rates for the resection of primary and metastatic spinal tumors: a comparative analysis of 181 patients. J Neurosurg Spine. 2016 Sep;25(3):366-78.

Winkler EA, Yue JK, Burke JF, Chan AK, Dhall SS, Berger MS, Manley GT, Tarapore PE. Adult sports-related traumatic brain injury in United States trauma centers. Neurosurg Focus. 2016 Apr;40(4):E4.

Yue JK, Winkler EA, Burke JF, Chan AK, Dhall SS, Berger MS, Manley GT, Tarapore PE. Pediatric sports-related traumatic brain injury in United States trauma centers. Neurosurg Focus. 2016 Apr;40(4):E3.

Chan AK, Winkler EA, Jacques L. Rate of perioperative neurological complications after surgery for cervical spinal cord stimulation. J Neurosurg Spine. 2016 Jul;25(1):31-8.

Chan AK, Benet A, Ohya J, Zhang X, Vogel TD, Flis DW, El-Sayed IH, Mummaneni PV. The endoscopic transoral approach to the craniovertebral junction: an anatomical study with a clinical example. Neurosurg Focus. 2016 Feb;40(2):E11.

Youngerman BE, Chan AK, Mikell CB, McKhann GM, Sheth SA. A decade of emerging indications: deep brain stimulation in the United States. J Neurosurg. 2016 Aug;125(2):461-71.

Yue JK, Upadhyayula PS, Chan AK, Winkler EA, Burke JF, Readdy WJ, Sharma S, Deng H, Dhall SS. A review and update on the current and emerging clinical trials for the acute management of cervical spine and spinal cord injuries - Part III. J Neurosurg Sci. 2016;60(4):529-42.

Yue JK, Chan AK, Winkler EA, Upadhyayula PS, Readdy WJ, Dhall SS. A review and update on the guidelines for the acute management of cervical spinal cord injury - Part II. J Neurosurg Sci. 2016 Sep;60(3):367-84.

McGovern RA, Chan AK, Mikell CB, Sheehy JP, Ferrera VP, McKhann GM 2nd. Human substantia nigra neurons encode decision outcome and are modulated by categorization uncertainty in an auditory categorization task. Physiol Rep. 2015 Sep;3(9). pii: e12422.

Mikell CB, Banks GP, Frey HP, Youngerman BE, Nelp TB, Karas PJ, Chan AK, Voss HU, Connolly ES, Claassen J. Frontal networks associated with command following after hemorrhagic stroke. Stroke. 2015 Jan;46(1):49-57.

Banks GP, Mikell CB, Youngerman BE, Henriques B, Kelly KM, Chan AK, Herrera D, Dougherty DD, Eskandar EN, Sheth SA. Neuroanatomical characteristics associated with response to dorsal anterior cingulotomy for obsessive-compulsive disorder. JAMA Psychiatry. 2015 Feb;72(2):127-35.

McGovern RA, Kelly KM, Chan AK, Morrissey NJ, McKhann GM 2nd. Should ventriculoatrial shunt be the treatment of choice for normal pressure hydrocephalus. J Neurosurg 2014;120(6):1458-64.

Chan AK, McGovern RA, Brown LT, Sheehy JP, Zacharia BE, Mikell CB, Bruce SS, Ford B, McKhann GM 2nd. Disparities in access to deep brain stimulation surgery for Parkinson Disease: Interaction between African-American Race and Medicaid utilization. JAMA Neurol 2014;71(3):291-9.

Mikell CB, Sheehy JP, Youngerman BE, McGovern RA, Wojtasiewicz TJ, Chan AK, Pullman SL, Yu Q, Goodman RR, Schevon CA, McKhann GM 2nd. Features and timing of the response of single neurons to novelty in the substantia nigra. Brain Res 2014;1542:79-84.

Chan AK, McGovern RA, Zacharia BE, Mikell CB, Sheehy JP, Bruce SS, McKhann GM 2nd. Inferior short-term safety profile of endoscopic third ventriculostomy as compared to ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement for idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus. Neurosurgery 2013;73(6):951-61.

McGovern RA, Sheehy JP, Zacharia BE, Chan AK, McKhann GM 2nd. Short-term safety outcomes in deep brain stimulation surgery for Parkinson’s Disease remain unchanged despite a decentralization of care. J Neurosurg 2013;119(6):1546-55.

Mikell CB, Chan AK, Stein GE, Tanji K, Winfree CJ. Muscle and nerve biopsies: techniques for the neurologist and neurosurgeon. Clin Neurol and Neurosurg 2013;115(8):1206-14.