Taemin Oh MD

Taemin Oh, MD

Expected Graduation Date: 2022

 

 

 






Education, Training, and Previous Positions

2009: BA, Yale University
2012-2013: Clinical and Translational Research Fellow, University of California, San Francisco, Department of Neurosurgery
2013-2014: Pre-Doctoral Research Fellow, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine,Department of Neurosurgery
2015: MD, University of California, Los Angeles

Selected Honors and Awards

2013: Pre-Doctoral Research Fellowship, Northwestern University
2012: Clinical and Translational Research Fellowship Program, UCSF
2011: Western Medical Student Research Forum
2010: UCLA School of Medicine Short Term Training Program, Research Grant
2009: Magna Cum Laude, Yale University
2009: Distinction within major, Political Science

Selected Professional Memberships

Congress of Neurological Surgeons
American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Recent Publications

Zygourakis CC, Oh T, Sun MZ, Barani I, Kahn JG, Parsa AT. Surgery is cost-effective treatment for young patients with vestibular schwannomas: decision tree modeling of surgery, radiation, and observation. Neurosurg Focus. 2014 Nov;37(5):E8.

Oh T, Scheer JK, Eastlack R, Smith JS, Lafage V, Protopsaltis TS, Klineberg E, Passias PG, Deviren V, Hostin R, Gupta M, Bess S, Schwab F, Shaffrey CI, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group. Cervical compensatory alignment changes following correction of adult thoracic deformity: a multicenter experience in 57 patients with a 2-year follow-up. J Neurosurg Spine. 2015 Jun;22(6):658-65.

Sun MZ, Oh T, Ivan ME, Clark AJ, Safaee M, Sayegh ET, Kaur G, Parsa AT, Bloch O. Survival impact of time to initiation of chemoradiotherapy after resection of newly diagnosed glioblastoma. J Neurosurg. 2015 May;122(5):1144-50.

Safaee M, Fakurnejad S, Bloch O, Clark AJ, Ivan ME, Sun MZ, Oh T, Phillips JJ, Parsa AT. Proportional upregulation of CD97 isoforms in glioblastoma and glioblastoma-derived brain tumor initiating cells. PLoS One. 2015 Feb 25;10(2):e0111532.

Scheer JK, Bakhsheshian J, Fakurnejad S, Oh T, Dahdaleh NS, Smith ZA. Evidence-Based Medicine of Traumatic Thoracolumbar Burst Fractures: A Systematic Review of Operative Management across 20 Years. Global Spine J. 2015 Feb;5(1):73-82.

Clark AJ, Safaee M, Oh T, Ivan ME, Parimi V, Hashizume R, Ozawa T, James CD, Bloch O, Parsa AT. Stable luciferase expression does not alter immunologic or in vivo growth properties of GL261 murine glioma cells. J Transl Med. 2014 Dec 3;12:345.

Oh T, Sayegh ET, Fakurnejad S, Oyon D, Lamano JB, DiDomenico JD, Bloch O, Parsa AT. Vaccine therapies in malignant glioma. Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 2015 Jan;15(1):508.

Ivan ME, Safaee M, Oh T, Clark AJ, Sun MZ, Kim J, Bloch O, Jahangiri A, Phillips JJ, Aghi MK, Parsa AT. Epidermal growth factor-like module containing mucin-like hormone receptor 2 expression in gliomas. J Neurooncol. 2015 Jan;121(1):53-61.

Oh T, Ivan ME, Sun MZ, Safaee M, Fakurnejad S, Clark AJ, Sayegh ET, Bloch O, Parsa AT. PI3K pathway inhibitors: potential prospects as adjuncts to vaccine immunotherapy for glioblastoma. Immunotherapy. 2014;6(6):737-53.

Sayegh ET, Oh T, Fakurnejad S, Oyon DE, Bloch O, Parsa AT. Principles of surgery for malignant astrocytomas. Semin Oncol. 2014 Aug;41(4):523-31.

Sayegh ET, Fakurnejad S, Oh T, Bloch O, Parsa AT. Anticonvulsant prophylaxis for brain tumor surgery: determining the current best available evidence. J Neurosurg. 2014 Nov;121(5):1139-47.

Sayegh ET, Oh T, Fakurnejad S, Bloch O, Parsa AT. Vaccine therapies for patients with glioblastoma. J Neurooncol. 2014 Sep;119(3):531-46.

Oh T, Scheer JK, Fakurnejad S, Dahdaleh NS, Smith ZA. Minimally invasive spinal surgery for the treatment of traumatic thoracolumbar burst fractures. J Clin Neurosci. 2015 Jan;22(1):42-7.

Sayegh ET, Burch EA, Henderson GA, Oh T, Bloch O, Parsa AT. Tumor-to-tumor metastasis: breast carcinoma to meningioma. J Clin Neurosci. 2015 Feb;22(2):268-74.

Sun MZ, Ivan ME, Oh MC, Delance AR, Clark AJ, Safaee M, Oh T, Kaur G, Molinaro A, Gupta N, Parsa AT. Effects of adjuvant chemotherapy and radiation on overall survival in children with choroid plexus carcinoma. J Neurooncol. 2014 Nov;120(2):353-60.

Oh T, Rutkowski MJ, Safaee M, Sun MZ, Sayegh ET, Bloch O, Tihan T, Parsa AT. Survival outcomes of giant cell glioblastoma: institutional experience in the management of 20 patients. J Clin Neurosci. 2014 Dec;21(12):2129-34.

Sayegh ET, Aranda D, Kim JM, Oh T, Parsa AT, Oh MC. Prognosis by tumor location in adults with intracranial ependymomas. J Clin Neurosci. 2014 Dec;21(12):2096-101.

Sayegh ET, Henderson GA, Burch EA, Reis GF, Cha S, Oh T, Bloch O, Parsa AT. Intrameningioma metastasis of breast carcinoma. Rare Tumors. 2014 Jun 3;6(2):5313.

Oh T, Kaur G, Madden M, Bloch O, Parsa AT. Pleomorphic xanthoastrocytomas: institutional experience of 18 patients. J Clin Neurosci. 2014 Oct;21(10):1767-72.

Zygourakis CC, Kaur G, Kunwar S, McDermott MW, Madden M, Oh T, Parsa AT. Modern treatment of 84 newly diagnosed craniopharyngiomas. J Clin Neurosci. 2014 Sep;21(9):1558-66.

Oh T, Fakurnejad S, Sayegh ET, Clark AJ, Ivan ME, Sun MZ, Safaee M, Bloch O, James CD, Parsa AT. Immunocompetent murine models for the study of glioblastoma immunotherapy. J Transl Med. 2014 Apr 29;12:107.

Safaee M, Oh T, Sun MZ, Parsa AT, McDermott MW, El-Sayed IH, Bloch O. Pigmented villonodular synovitis of the temporomandibular joint with intracranial extension: A case series and systematic review. Head Neck. 2015 Aug;37(8):1213-24.

Safaee M, Sun MZ, Oh T, Aghi MK, Berger MS, McDermott MW, Parsa AT, Bloch O. Use of thrombin-based hemostatic matrix during meningioma resection: a potential risk factor for perioperative thromboembolic events. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2014 Apr;119:116-20.

Tang JA, Oh T, Scheer JK, Parsa AT. The current trend of administering a patient-generated index in the oncological setting: a systematic review. Oncol Rev. 2014 Jun 30;8(1):245.

Safaee M, Ivan ME, Oh MC, Oh T, Sayegh ET, Kaur G, Sun MZ, Bloch O, Parsa AT. The role of epidermal growth factor-like module containing mucin-like hormone receptor 2 in human cancers. Oncol Rev. 2014 Apr 1;8(1):242.

Oh T, Safaee M, Sun MZ, Garcia RM, McDermott MW, Parsa AT, Bloch O. Surgical risk factors for post-operative pneumonia following meningioma resection. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2014 Mar;118:76-9.

Garcia RM, Ivan ME, Oh T, Barani I, Parsa AT. Intraventricular neurocytomas: a systematic review of stereotactic radiosurgery and fractionated conventional radiotherapy for residual or recurrent tumors. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2014 Feb;117:55-64.

Sun MZ, Ivan ME, Clark AJ, Oh MC, Delance AR, Oh T, Safaee M, Kaur G, Bloch O, Molinaro A, Gupta N, Parsa AT. Gross total resection improves overall survival in children with choroid plexus carcinoma. J Neurooncol. 2014 Jan;116(1):179-85.

Safaee M, Clark AJ, Ivan ME, Oh MC, Bloch O, Sun MZ, Oh T, Parsa AT. CD97 is a multifunctional leukocyte receptor with distinct roles in human cancers (Review). Int J Oncol. 2013 Nov;43(5):1343-50.

Sun MZ, Kim JM, Oh MC, Safaee M, Kaur G, Clark AJ, Bloch O, Ivan ME, Kaur R, Oh T, Fouse SD, Phillips JJ, Berger MS, Parsa AT. Na⁺/K⁺-ATPase β2-subunit (AMOG) expression abrogates invasion of glioblastoma-derived brain tumor-initiating cells. Neuro Oncol. 2013 Nov;15(11):1518-31.

Safaee M, Clark AJ, Oh MC, Ivan ME, Bloch O, Kaur G, Sun MZ, Kim JM, Oh T, Berger MS, Parsa AT. Overexpression of CD97 confers an invasive phenotype in glioblastoma cells and is associated with decreased survival of glioblastoma patients. PLoS One. 2013 Apr 26;8(4):e62765.

Hauptman JS, Dadour A, Oh T, Baca CB, Vickrey BG, Vassar S, Sankar R, Salamon N, Vinters HV, Mathern GW. Time to pediatric epilepsy surgery is longer and developmental outcomes lower for government compared with private insurance. Neurosurgery. 2013 Jul;73(1):152-7.

Baca CB, Vickrey BG, Vassar S, Hauptman JS, Dadour A, Oh T, Salamon N, Vinters HV, Sankar R, Mathern GW. Time to pediatric epilepsy surgery is related to disease severity and nonclinical factors. Neurology. 2013 Mar 26;80(13):1231-9.

Hauptman JS, Dadour A, Oh T, Baca CB, Vickrey BG, Vassar SD, Sankar R, Salamon N, Vinters HV, Mathern GW. Sociodemographic changes over 25 years of pediatric epilepsy surgery at UCLA. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2013 Mar;11(3):250-5.

Oh T, Nagasawa DT, Fong BM, Trang A, Gopen Q, Parsa AT, Yang I. Intraoperative neuromonitoring techniques in the surgical management of acoustic neuromas. Neurosurg Focus. 2012 Sep;33(3):E6.

Yang L, Morland TB, Schmits K, Rawson E, Narasimhan P, Motelow JE, Purcaro MJ, Peng K, Raouf S, Desalvo MN, Oh T, Wilkerson J, Bod J, Srinivasan A, Kurashvili P, Anaya J, Manza P, Danielson N, Ransom CB, Huh L, Elrich S, Padin-Rosado J, Naidu Y, Detyniecki K, Hamid H, Farooque P, Astur R, Xiao B, Duckrow RB, Blumenfeld H. A prospective study of loss of consciousness in epilepsy using virtual reality driving simulation and other video games. Epilepsy Behav. 2010 Jul;18(3):238-46.