Aruna Ganju

  • 1836 Citations
1991 …2020

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Research Interests

I am interested in the treatment of spinal column and cord disease, specifically traumatic, degenerative, and neoplastic processes. I am currently investigating the outcomes of people with post-traumatic syringomyelia. In addition, I am studying the effect of surgical treatment on basal energy expenditure in those with lumbar spondylolisthesis. I am a member of the Spine Oncology Study Group, an international multidisciplinary group dedicated to the furthering of our understanding reagrding the care of people with tumors of the spinal column. Lastly, I have a number of studies at present regarding both undergraduate and gradute medical education.

Certifications and Licenses

Neurological Surgery

Training Experience

1999Fellowship, Henry Ford Hospital
1999Residency, Henry Ford Hospital
2001Fellowship, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital)

Education/Academic qualification

MD, University of Miami

… → 1993

Research interests

  • Back / Spine
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Column Injury
  • Spinal Column Tumors
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Surgical Education

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Research Output

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Atlas-Based Volumetric Mapping of the Cervical Cord Gray Matter in Cervical Canal Stenosis

Smith, Z. A., Weber, K. A., Paliwal, M., Hopkins, B. S., Barry, A. J., Cantrell, D., Ganju, A., Koski, T. R., Parrish, T. B. & Dhaher, Y., Feb 2020, In : World neurosurgery. 134, p. e497-e504

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  • Radiographic assessment of surgical treatment of post-traumatic syringomyelia

    Li, Y. D., Therasse, C., Kesavabhotla, K., Lamano, J. B. & Ganju, A., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • Emerging safety of intramedullary transplantation of human neural stem cells in chronic cervical and thoracic spinal cord injury

    Levi, A. D., Okonkwo, D. O., Park, P., Jenkins, A. L., Kurpad, S. N., Parr, A. M., Ganju, A., Aarabi, B., Kim, D., Casha, S., Fehlings, M. G., Harrop, J. S., Anderson, K. D., Gage, A., Hsieh, J., Huhn, S., Curt, A. & Guzman, R., Apr 1 2018, In : Clinical neurosurgery. 82, 4, p. 562-575 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 26 Scopus citations

    The effect of positive sagittal spine balance and reconstruction surgery on standing balance

    Gottipati, P., Stine, R., Ganju, A. & Fatone, S., May 2018, In : Gait and Posture. 62, p. 227-234 8 p.

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  • Positive trends in neurosurgery enrollment and attrition: Analysis of the 2000-2009 female neurosurgery resident cohort

    Renfrow, J. J., Rodriguez, A., Liu, A., Pilitsis, J. G., Samadani, U., Ganju, A., Germano, I. M., Benzil, D. L. & Wolfe, S. Q., Mar 2016, In : Journal of neurosurgery. 124, 3, p. 834-839 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • 30 Scopus citations