Hunt Batjer, M.D.

Lois C.A. and Darwin E. Smith Professor and Chair

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Chair of ACGME Residency Review Committee  for Neurological Surgery
President of Neurosurgical Society of America
Director at Large of AANS
Co Chair of NFL Head Neck & Spine Committee
Past Chair American Board of Neurological Surgery

Education and Qualifications:

    Undergraduate Degree:
    The University of Texas Austin

    Medical School:
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas

    Surgical Internship:
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas

    Neurosurgical Residency:
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas

    Board Certification:
    Neurological Surgery

    Honorary Assistant House Staff, Physician - Neurology
    The National Hospital - Institute of Neurology
    University of London
    London, England

    Clinical Fellow - Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
    University Hospital
    The University of Western Ontario
    London, Ontario, Canada

Neurosurgical Specialty Interests:

    Cerebrovascular Disease
    Vascular Malformation
    Brain Tumor

Research Project Interests:

    Advanced imaging predicting biological behavior in vascular lesions
    Derangements in cerebral perfusion and metabolism in hemorrhagic stroke states
    Predictors of cognitive decline in athletes participating in collision sports and soldiers suffering blast injuries
    Implications of Radiation exposure during Neurosurgical Diagnostic and  Interventional Procedures

Selected Recent Publications and Presentations

updated 10/26/15