Education

Fellowship
University of Virginia Medical Center , Neurological Surgery
Fellowship
Auckland City Hospital , Neurological Surgery
Medical School
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (2003)
Internship
University of Virginia Health Sciences Center (2004), General Surgery
Residency
University of Virginia Health Sciences Center (2009), Neurological Surgery

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Subcallosal Cingulate Structural Connectivity Differs in Responders and Nonresponders to Electroconvulsive Therapy.
Tsolaki E, Narr KL, Espinoza R, Wade B, Hellemann G, Kubicki A, Vasavada M, Njau S, Pouratian N, Biol Psychiatry Cogn Neurosci Neuroimaging 2021 Jan 6 1 10-19
Targeted Radiation Therapy Can Treat Myxomatous Cerebral Aneurysms.
Khatibi K, Ponce Mejia LL, Kaneko N, Ooi Y, Kaprealian T, Gonzalez NR, Pouratian N, Szeder V, World Neurosurg 2020 Nov 143 332-335
Case Series: Deep Brain Stimulation for Facial Pain.
Kashanian A, DiCesare JAT, Rohatgi P, Albano L, Krahl SE, Bari A, De Salles A, Pouratian N, Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown) 2020 10 19 5 510-517
Synchrony Drives Motor Cortex Beta Bursting, Waveform Dynamics, and Phase-Amplitude Coupling in Parkinson's Disease.
O'Keeffe AB, Malekmohammadi M, Sparks H, Pouratian N, J Neurosci 2020 07 40 30 5833-5846
Comparing Current Steering Technologies for Directional Deep Brain Stimulation Using a Computational Model That Incorporates Heterogeneous Tissue Properties.
Zhang S, Silburn P, Pouratian N, Cheeran B, Venkatesan L, Kent A, Schnitzler A, Neuromodulation 2020 Jun 23 4 469-477
Dynamic Stimulation of Visual Cortex Produces Form Vision in Sighted and Blind Humans.
Beauchamp MS, Oswalt D, Sun P, Foster BL, Magnotti JF, Niketeghad S, Pouratian N, Bosking WH, Yoshor D, Cell 2020 05 181 4 774-783.e5
Electrophysiology and Structural Connectivity of the Posterior Hypothalamic Region: Much to Learn From a Rare Indication of Deep Brain Stimulation.
Kakusa B, Saluja S, Dadey DYA, Barbosa DAN, Gattas S, Miller KJ, Cowan RP, Kouyoumdjian Z, Pouratian N, Halpern CH, Front Hum Neurosci 2020 14 164
Altered Pallidocortical Low-Beta Oscillations During Self-Initiated Movements in Parkinson Disease.
Choi JW, Malekmohammadi M, Sparks H, Kashanian A, Cross KA, Bordelon Y, Pouratian N, Front Syst Neurosci 2020 14 54
Impulsivity Relates to Relative Preservation of Mesolimbic Connectivity in Patients with Parkinson Disease.
Sparks H, Riskin-Jones H, Price C, DiCesare J, Bari A, Hashoush N, Pouratian N, Neuroimage Clin 2020 27 102259
Symptomatic Pneumocephalus after Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery: Report of 2 Cases.
Albano L, Rohatgi P, Kashanian A, Bari A, Pouratian N, Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 2020 98 1 30-36