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Nicholas Post M.D.

Department of Neurosurgery

Tel: (718) 270-2111 • Fax: (718) 270-3922

Assistant Professor, Director of Neuro-oncology, Director of Peripheral Nerve Surgery

MEDICAL EDUCATION:

University of Pennsylvania Medical School
Residency: New York University
Fellowship in Spinal Neurosurgery: New York University


SPECIAL INTERESTS:

Brain tumors, aneurysms, vascular malformations, peripheral nerve surgery, spinal cord tumors, tumors of the spinal column, spinal reconstruction.


SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:

Post NH, Cooper PR
Management of Intramedullary Spinal Cord Tumors. Textbook of Neuro-oncology. Elsevier Publishers. (In Press).

Post N, Frempong-Boadu AK
Disc Disease of the Thoracic and Thoracolumbar Spine. Fessler RG, Sekhar L (eds.):
Atlas of Neurosurgical Techniques: Spine and Peripheral Nerves. Thieme Publishers. 2006.

Post NH, Russell SM, Huang PP, Jafar JJ
Frame-based Stereotactic Resection of Subcentimeter Arteriovenous Malformation in Deep or Eloquent Regions of the Brain: Indications and Technique with Eight Consecutive Operations.
(Accepted to Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery).

Post NH, Wisoff JH, Thorne TH, Weiner HL
Transient Syringomyelia Leading to Acute Neurological Deterioration Following Repair of a Lipomyelomeningocele.
Neurosurgery. 2007 Aug;61(2):E426; discussion E426.

Russell SM, Post NH, Jafar JJ
Revascularizing the upper basilar circulation with saphenous vein grafts: operative technique and lessons learned.
Surgical Neurology. 2006 Sep;66(3):285-97.

Joseffer SS, Post NH, Cooper PR, Frempong-Boadu AK
Minimally Invasive Atlanto-Axial Fixation with a Polyaxial Screw-Rod Construct: Technique and Technical Case Report.
Neurosurgery. 2006 Apr;58(2 Suppl): ONS-E375; discussion ONS-E375.

Post NH, Cooper PR, Frempong-Boadu AK, Costa ME
The Unique Features of Herniated Discs at the Cervicothoracic Junction: Clinical Presentation, Imaging, Operative Management and Outcome After Anterior Decompressive Operation in Ten Patients.
Neurosurgery. 2006 March;58(3): 497-501.

Post NH, Russell SM, Jafar JJ
Role of Uncal Resection in Optimizing Trans-sylvian Access to the Basilar Apex: Cadaveric Investigation and Preliminary Clinical Experience in Eight Patients.
Neurosurgery. 2005 Apr;56(2 Suppl): 274-80; discussion 274-80.

Houten JK, Post NH, Dreyer JW, Errico TJ
Clinical and Radiographically/Neuroimaging Outcome in Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion.
Neurosurgical Focus. 2006 March;20: 1-5.