Medical School University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Med. (1989)
Internship UNC Hospitals - University of North Carolina (1990), Internal Medicine
Residency UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (1993), Neurology
Residency UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (1997), Radiology
Fellowship UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (1999), Interventional Neuroradiology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Arteriovenous Fistula (AV Fistula)
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Carotid Stenting
  • Cavernous Carotid Fistula (CCF)
  • Cerebral (Brain) Aneurysm
  • Cerebral (Brain) Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
  • Cerebral Aneurysm Embolization
  • Spinal Vascular Malformation
  • Stroke

Research Interest

  • Interventional neuroradiology
  • Neuroradiology


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Percutaneous intraspinal navigation (PIN): A feasibility study in cadavers of a new and minimally invasive approach to the spinal cord and brain.
Purdy PD, Replogle RE, Pride GL Jr, Adams C, Miller S, Samson D AJNR 2003 24 361-365
MR-guided navigation of the intracranial subarachnoid space.
Rappard G, Metzger G, Babcock E, Weatherall P, Fleckenstein JL, Replogle RE, Pride GL, Miller S, Adams C, Purdy PD AJNR 2003 24 626-629
Percutaneous translumbar spinal cord compression injury in a dog model using angioplasty balloons: MR imaging and histopathologic findings.
Purdy PD, Duong RT, White CL III, Baer DL, Reichard RR, Pride GL Jr, Adams C, Miller S, Hladik CL, Yetkin Z AJNR 2003 24 177-184
Transluminal stent-assisted angioplasty of the intracranial vertebrobasilar system for medically refractory, posterior circulation ischemia: Early results.
Levy EI, Horowitz MB, Koebbe CJ, Jungreis C, Pride GL, Dutton K, Purdy PD Neurosurgery 2001 48 1215-1223
Rupture of intracranial aneurysms during endovascular coiling: Management and outcomes.
Levy E, Koebbe CJ, Horowitz MB, Jungreis CA, Pride GL, Dutton K, Kassam A, Purdy PD Neurosurgery 2001 49 807-813

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Society of Neuroradiology (Senior Member)
  • Radiological Society of North America
  • Society of Neurointerventional Surgery
  • Texas Medical Association