Assoc. Prof. Eren Erdem

Assoc. Prof.Eren Erdem

Field of Specialty: Interventional Neuroradiology (Neurointerventionalist)
Foreign Language: English

Doctor Resume



  • Philedelphia Child Hospital, PA Diagnosis Radiology Speciality Diploma-Long Island College Hospital
  • July 1999 - New York, NY State University
  • July 1998 - Neuroradiology Speciality Diploma, Standart ECFMG certificate
  • July 1990 - Istanbul University, Cerrahpaşa School of Medicine
  • June 1984 - Kadiköy Anadolu College


Professional Experience
  • Endovascular Neurosurgeon- Baptist Medicine Center, Little Rock-Arkansas-ABD
  • 2006-2014 Associate Professor -Arkansas University Medical Sciences, Radiology Department, Interventional Neuroradiology, Arkansas-ABD
  • 2000-2006 Assis. Pr. -Arkansas University Medical Sciences, Neurosurgery Department, Arkansas-ABD
  • 1999-2000 Lahey Clinic Medicine Center – Interventional Neuroradiology Speciality, Burlington-ABD
  • 1998-1999 Philadelphia Child Hospital, PA- Neuroradiology Speciality – ABD
  • 1994-1998 Long Island College Hospital, New York University, New York-ABD
  • 1993-94 St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital, Pathology Department, Columbia University, New York-ABD
  • 1993 Yale University Hospital, CT New York-ABD
  • 1991-1993 Istanbul Haydarpaşa State Hospital, Istanbul-Turkey
  • 1992 Long Island College Hospital, New York-ABD
  • 1990-91 Bilecik State Hospital
  • 1989 Istanbul University Hospital, Internship
  • 1988 Cork University Hospital, Cork-Ireland

Fields of Experiences
  • Cerebral aneurysm
  • Brain arteriovenous malformation (AVM)
  • Carotid-cavernous fistula (CCF)
  • Dural arteriovenous fistula
  • Extracranial (brachiocephalic) atherosclerosis
  • Extracranial (head and neck) and paraspinal vascular malformations
  • Head and neck tumors
  • Intracranial atherosclerosis
  • Juvenile nasopharyngeal tumor
  • Meningiomas
  • Nosebleeds
  • Paragangliomas
  • Stroke
  • Spinal vascular malformations
  • Traumatic vascular lesions
  • Vasospasm
  • Vertebral body tumors
  • Vertebral body compression fractures

Publications and Papers

  • Fulbright RK, Erdem E, Sze G, Byre Cranial Nerve Enhancement in the Guillina-Barre Syndrome AJNR 16: 923-925, April 1995
  • Choi IS, Erdem E, Hirsch JA, Mobile CT in Neurointerventional Suite, Medicamundi, Nov-Dec 1999
  • Erdem E, Zimmerman RA, Haselgrove JC, Bilaniuk LT, Hunter JV. Diffusion-weighted imaging and fluid attenuated inversion recovery imaging in the evaluation of primitive neuroectodermal tumors. Neuroradiology. 2001 Nov 43(11):927-33.
  • Rasouli N, Erdem E, Molavi B, Simmons DL. Graves’ Thyrotoxicosis and Moyamoya Disease, Endocrine Practice; 8 (2), 2002
  • Eren Erdem, MD, Edgardo C. Angtuaco, MD, Rudy Van Hemert, MD, Jong S. Park, MD, Ossama Al-Mefty, MD: Comprehensive Review of Intracranial Chordoma Radiographics 23: 995-1009 July-August 2003
  • William C. Culp, Erdem E, Paula K. Roberson, Muhammad M. Hussian, Microbubble Potentiated Ultrasound as a Method of Stroke Therapy in a Pig; Preliminary Findings, JVIR, 2003 Nov;14:1433-6.
  • Bulsara KR, Vasudevan R, Erdem E. Superior ophthalmic vein approach to carotid-cavernous fistulas. Technical note. Neurosurg Focus. 2005 Feb 15;18(2):ECP3.
  • Sejal Pravin Sarolia, Erdem E, Facial Nerve Schwannoma Presenting As A Tympanic Mass With No Evidence of Facial Paralysis. Ear Nose Throat J. 2006 Jun;85 (6): 366-368
  • Ahsan T Ali, Mimi S Kokoska, Erdem E, John F Eidt. Esophageal stent erosion into the common carotid artery. Vasc. Endovascular Surg. 2007 Feb; 41 (1):80-2
  • Benjamin C Culp, Aliza T Brown, Erdem E, John Lowery, William C Culp. Selective Intracranial magnification angiography of the rabbit: basic techniques and anatomy. J. Vascuilar Interv Radiol. 2007 Feb; 18 (2): 187-92
  • Ronald Walker, Bart Barlogie, Erdem E, Edgardo J Angtuaco. Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Multiple Myeloma: Diagnostic and Clinical Implications. J Clin Oncol. 2007 Feb; 12
  • Atherton M E, Erdem E. Percutaneous Vertebral Augmentation for Painful Compression Fractures of the Spine. Contemporary Diagnostic Radiology 2007 Dec; Vol 30, Number 26
  • Hussein MA, Vrionis FD, Allison R, Berenson J, Berven S, Erdem E, Giralt S, Jagannath S, Kyle RA, LeGrand S, Pflugmacher R, Raje N, Rajkumar SV, Randall RL, Roodman D, Siegel D, Vescio R, Zonder J, Durie BG; International Myeloma Working Group.The role of vertebral augmentation in multiple myeloma: International Myeloma Working Group Consensus Statement. Leukemia. 2008 Aug;22(8):1479-84. Epub 2008 May 29
  • Krayenbuhl N; Erdem E; Oinas M ;. Krisht AF, ; Symptomatic and Silent Ischemia Associated With Microsurgical Clipping of Intracranial Aneurysms Evaluation With Diffusion-Weighted MRI Stroke. 2009 Jan;40(1):129-33. Stroke 2008 Oct 30 Epub
  • Puri AS, Erdem E. Unusual Intracranial Stent Navigation through the Circle of Willis in a Patient with Recurrent Basilar Tip Aneurysm during Stent-Assisted Coiling. A Case Report. Interv Neuroradiol. 2009 Mar 31;15(1):81-6. Epub 2009 Apr 15
  • Noufal M, Schmidley JW, Erdem E, Keyrouz SG. Basilar artery occlusion treated with mechanical thrombectomy beyond eight hours with successful recanalization and good functional outcomes. Cerebrovasc Dis. 2009;27(6):614-5. Epub 2009 May 13.
  • Puri AS, Erdem E. Salvage percutaneous vertebral augmentation in failed spinal interbody fusions associated with multiple myeloma. Spine J. 2010 Aug;10(8):e5-10
  • Puri AS, Chung HY, Erdem E Percutaneous glenoidoplasty. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2010 Apr;21(4):595-6. Epub 2010 Feb
  • Atherton ME, Culp WC, Brown AT, Erdem E. Successful intravascular ultrasound thrombolysis of dural sinus thrombosis with pre-existing subarachnoid and intraparenchymal hemorrhages. Interv Neuroradiol. 200 Dec;16(4):455-8. Epub 2010Dec 17. PubMed PMID: 21162778; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3278010.
  • Berenson J, Pflugmacher R, Jarzem P, Zonder J, Schechtman K, Tillman JB,Bastian L, Ashraf T, Vrionis F; Cancer Patient Fracture Evaluation (CAFE)Investigators. Balloon kyphoplasty versus non-surgical fracture management for treatment of painful vertebral body compression fractures in patients with cancer: a multicentre, randomised controlled trial. Lancet Oncol. 2011Mar;12(3):225-35. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(11)70008-0. Epub 2011 Feb 16. PubMed PMID: 21333599.
  • Krayenbühl N, Sarnthein J, Oinas M, Erdem E, Krisht AF. MRI-validation of SEP monitoring for ischemic events during microsurgical clipping of intracranial aneurysms. Clin Neurophysiol. 2011 Sep;122(9):1878-82. doi:10.1016/j.clinph.2011.02.007. Epub 2011 Mar 5. PubMed PMID: 21377924.
  • Krayenbühl N, Oinas M, Erdem E, Krisht AF. The impact of minimizing brain retraction in aneurysm surgery: evaluation using magnetic resonance imaging.Neurosurgery. 2011 Aug;69(2):344-8. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0b013e31821819a0. PubMed PMID: 21430589.
  • Amole AO, Akdol MS, Wood CE, Keyrouz SG, Erdem E. Endovascular management of symptomatic vertebral artery origin stenosis in the presence of an acute thrombus. J Neurointerv Surg. 2012 Jul;4(4):e11. doi:10.1136/neurintsurg-2011-010038. Epub 2011 Jun 23. PubMed PMID 21990503.
  • Erdem E, Amole AO, Akdol MS, Samant RS, Yaşargil GM. Developmental venous anomaly coexisting with a true arteriovenous malformation: a rare clinical entity. J Neurointerv Surg. 2012 Jul;4(4):e19. doi:10.1136/neurintsurg-2011-010016. Epub 2011 Jul 29. PubMed PMID:21990487.
  • Erdem E, Samant R, Malak SF, Culp WC, Brown A, Peterson L, Lensing S,Barlogie B. Vertebral augmentation in the treatment of pathologic compression fractures in 792 patients with multiple myeloma. Leukemia. 2013 Dec;27(12):2391-3. doi: 10.1038/leu.2013.162. Epub 2013 Jun 3. PubMed PMID:23728152; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3865531.