Sumeet Vadera

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Associate Professor, Neurological Surgery
School of Medicine

M.D., Jefferson Medical College, 2007
B.A.S., Johns Hopkins University, 2003, Neuroscience
M.B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 2020

Phone: (714) 456-6966
Fax: (714) 456-8212

University of California, Irvine
101 The City Drive, South
Building 200, Suite 210
Mail Code: 5397
Orange, CA 92868
Research Interests
epilepsy surgery, epilepsy outcomes, spine surgery
Vadera S, Burgess R, Gonzalez-Martinez J. Concomitant use of stereoelectroencephalography (SEEG) and magnetoencephalographic (MEG) in the surgical treatment of refractory focal epilepsy. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2014 July.

Vadera S, Jehi L, Gonzalez-Martinez J, Bingaman W. Safety and Long-Term Seizure Free Outcomes Associated with Subdural Grid Placement in Patients with a History of Prior Craniotomy. Neurosurgery, 2013 Sep.

Vadera S, Marathe A, Gonzalez-Martinez J, Taylor DM. Stereoelectroencephalography (SEEG) for Continuous Two- Dimensional Cursor Control in a Brain-Machine Interface. Neurosurgical Focus (Epilepsy). June 2013.

Vadera, S, Jehi, L, Burgess R, Shea K, Alexopoulos AV, Mosher J, Gonzalez-Martinez J, Bingaman W. Correlation Between Magnetoencephalography "Clusterectomy" and Postoperative Seizure-Free Outcomes. Neurosurgical Focus (Epilepsy). June 2013.

Rosenbaum BP, Kelly ML, Kshettry VR, Vadera S, Weil RJ. Practice patterns of in-hospital surgical treatment of trigeminal neuralgia from 1988 to 2010. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2014 May.

Rosenbaum BP, Vadera S, Kelly ML, Kshettry VR, Weil RJ. Ventriculostomy: Frequency, length of stay and in-hospital mortality in the United States of America, 1988-2010. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2014 May.

Gonzalez-Martinez J, Vadera S, Mullin J, Enatsu R, Alexopoulos A, Patwardhan R, Bingaman W, Najm I. Robot-Assisted Stereotactic Laser Ablation in Medically Intractable Epilepsy: Operative Technique. J Neurosurg. 2014 Mar.

Vadera S, Mullin J, Bulacio J, Najm I, Bingaman W, Gonzalez-Martinez J. SEEG Following Subdural Grid Placement for Difficult to Localize Epilepsy. Neurosurgery. 2013 Jan 10.

Gonzalez-Martinez J, Mullin J, Vadera S, Bulacio J, Hughes G, Jones S, Enatsu R, Najm I. Stereotactic Placement of Depth Electrodes in Medically Intractable Epilepsy: A Technical Note. J Neurosurg.

See SJ, Jehi L, Vadera S, Bulacio J, Najm I, Bingaman W. Surgical Outcomes in Patients with Extratemporal Epilepsy and Subtle or Normal MRI Findings. Neurosurgery. 2013 Apr 23.

Simasthien T, Vadera S, Najm I, Gupta A, Bingaman W, Jehi L. Improved Outcomes with earlier surgery for intractable frontal lobe epilepsy. Ann Neurol. 2013

Vadera S, Kshettry V, Klaas P, Bingaman W. Seizure Free and Neuropsychological Outcomes after Temporal Lobectomy with Amygdalohippocampectomy in Pediatric Patients with Hippocampal Sclerosis. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2012 Aug;10(2):103-7.

Vadera S, Moosa AN, Jehi L, Gupta A, Kotagal P, Lachhwani D, Wyllie E, Bingaman W. Reoperative Hemispherectomy for Intractable Epilepsy – One Institution’s Experiences. Neurosurgery. 2012 Aug;71(2):388-92.

Jehi LE, Irwin AI, Kayyali H, Vadera S, Bingaman W, Najm I. Levitiracetam may favorably affect seizure outcome after temporal lobectomy. Epilepsia. 2012 Jun;53(6):979-86.

Manjila S, Miller EA, Vadera S, Goel RK, Khan FR, Crowe C, Geertman RT. Duplication of the pituitary gland associated with multiple blastogenesis defects: Duplication of the pituitary gland (DPG)-plus syndrome. Case report and review of the literature. Surg Neurol Int. 2012;3:23.

Patel N, Bagan B, Vadera S, et al. Obesity and spine surgery: relation to perioperative complications. J Neurosurg Spine. 2007.

Vadera S, Harrop JS, Sharan AD. Intrathecal Granuloma and Intramedullary Abscess Associated with an Intrathecal Morphine Pump. Neuromodulation. January 2007.

Vadera S, Machado A. Surgical Approach to Movement Disorder. Practical Approach to Movement Disorders: Diagnosis and Management, 2014.

Vadera S, Bingaman W. Surgical Approaches and Techniques in MRI-negative Epilepsy. MRI Negative Epilepsy: Evaluation & Surgical Management, 2013.

Vadera S, Bingaman W. Epilepsy and Meningiomas. The Causes of Epilepsy, 2011.

Vadera S, Bingaman W. Awake Craniotomy for Epilepsy Surgery. Neuroanesthesia & Neurocritical Care: A Case-Based Approach, 2011.

Vadera S, Ratliff J, Harrop JS, Sharan AD. Management of Cervical Facet Dislocations. Seminars in Spine Surgery. Volume 19, Issue 4, December 2007.
Professional Societies
Congress of Neurosurgeons
American Association of Neurosurgeons
Other Experience
Neurological Surgery Residency
Cleveland Clinic Foundation 2007—2014

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