Ali Jourabchi Ghods, MD

Ali Jourabchi Ghods, MD
Telephone: 
(954) 414-9750
Fax: 
(954) 414-9751
Languages: 
English
Farsi
Specialty/Specialties: 
Neurosurgery
Spine Surgery
Holy Cross Medical Group: 
Yes


Office Hours
Monday - Friday | 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Videos
Dr. Ghods' Video Profile
Innovations in Neurosurgery: Ali Jourabchi Ghods, MD

Website
www.alijghodsmd.com

Patient Hours
Monday - Friday | 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Focus Areas

Neurosurgery, brain tumors, neuro-oncology, pituitary tumors, minimally invasive spine surgery, intra-operative neuronavigation, microvascular decompression for the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia, radiosurgery

Residency
Neurosurgery - Rush University - Chicago, IL (2008-2014)

Higher Education
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, M.D. - Bronx, NY (2008)

University of California at Los Angeles, B.S. Physiological Science (Summa cum Laude) - Los Angeles, CA (2003)

Awards
Hero of the Heart Award, Rush Hospital (2014).

Surgical Society at Rush University, 2nd place Award for Ali J. Ghods, Douglas Feinstein, Roberta Glick. The potential benefit of the anti-flammatory dimethylfumerate (DMF) in brain tumors. AANS 2012.

Medical Student Research Fellowship Grant. Awarded to one medical student that year with one year research at Cedars-Sinai Medical Hospital under guidance of Dr. John Yu and Dr. Keith Black studying malignant brain tumors (2005-2006).

Certificate of Recognition Flushing Hospital (Dr. Baik-Hun, Director of Pediatric Allergy), Queens, NY, Department of Pediatrics (2006).

Certification of Appreciation at Granada Hills High School, Los Angeles, for conducting several lectures in neuroscience to an AP psychiatry course (2006).

Summer Research Fellowship Grant with three months of research in Endocrinology with Dr. Nanette Santoro, Director of Division of Reproductive Endocrinology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2004).

Publications
Stidd DA, Wewel J, Ghods AJ, Munich S, Serici A, Keigher KM, Theessen H, Moftakhar R, Lopes DK. Frameless neuronavigation based only on 3D digital subtraction angiography using surface-based facial registration. J Neurosurg. 2014 Sep;121(3):745-50. doi: 10.3171/2014.6.JNS132386. Epub 2014 Jul 18.

Ghods AJ, Kochanski RB, Corley J, Byrne RW. Amygdalohippocampectomy for epilepsy in a patient with prior ipsilateral deep brain stimulator lead placement. J Clin Neurosci. 2014 Jun 7. pii: S0967-5868(14)00228-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jocn.2014.02.022. [Epub ahead of print]

Ali J. Ghods, MD, Stephan Munich, MD, David Straus, MD, Demetrius K. Lopes, MD, Michael Chen, MD, Roham Moftakar, MD. The Dilemma in Treating Unruptured Ophthalmic Aneurysms. In Process

David Stidd, Joshua Wewel, Ali J. Ghods, MD, Roham Moftakhar, MD, Kiffon M. Keigher, APN, Heike Theessen, Demetrius K. Lopes, MD. Frameless Neuronavigation Based only on 3D Digital Subtraction Angiography Using Surface-Based Facial Registration. Journal of Neurosurgery. 2014

Ali J. Ghods, MD, Ryan Kochanski, MD, Richard W. Byrne, MD. Amygdalohippocampectomy for Epilepsy in a Patient with Prior Ipsilateral Deep Brain Stimulator Lead Placement: Case Report. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 2014

Ali J. Ghods, Douglas Feinstein, Roberta Glick. The potential benefit of the anti-inflammatory dimethylfumerate (DMF) in brain tumors. Surgical Neurology International. December 2013

Ali J. Ghods, MD, Dmitry Ruban, MD, William Scheftner, MD, David Wallace, BS, Richard W. Byrne, MD. Low-Grade Temporal Lobe Tumors with Panic Auras. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, November 2013

Ali Jourabchi Ghods, Demetrius Lopes and Michael Chen. Gender differences in cerebral aneurysm location. Frontiers in Endovascular and Interventional Neurology. May 2012

Steven Falowski, Ali Ghods, Roy Bakay. Displacement of a Deep Brain Stimulator Lead During Placement of an Additional Ipsilateral Lead. Neuromodulation. February 2013

Ali J Ghods, Lorenzo Munoz, Richard Byrne. Surgical treatment of cerebellar metastases. Surg Neurol Int. 2011, 2:159                

K Zhang, S Pollack, A Ghods, C Dicken, B. Isaac, G. Adel, G. Zeitlin, N. Santoro. Onset of Ovulation After Menarche in Girls: A Longitudinal Study. The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, April 2008; 93 (4): 1186-1194

Ali Ghods-Jourabchi, Irvin D, Liu G, Abdulkadir IR, Yuan X, Tunici P, Wachsmann-Hogiu S, Konda B, Black KL  & Yu JS. Spheres Isolated from 9L Gliosarcoma Rat Cell Line Possess Chemoresistant and Aggressive Cancer Stem-Like Cells. Stem Cells. 2007 Jul; 25(7):1645-53.

Posters and Presentations 
Brett Simpson, Jeyan Kumar, Saman Sizdahkhani, David Braun, Doug Feinstein, Ali Ghods, Terry Unterman, Roberta Glick. Autocrine Growth Factor Stimulates Expression of Stem-Like Cells in Glioblastoma .AANS 2013

Ali J. Ghods, Douglas Feinstein, Roberta Glick. The potential benefit of the anti-inflammatory dimethylfumerate (DMF) in brain tumors. Society of Neuro-oncology Meeting 2012

Ali J. Ghods, Douglas Feinstein, Roberta Glick. The potential benefit of the anti-inflammatory dimethylfumerate (DMF) in brain tumors. Rush 2012 Surgical Society Meeting

Ali Jourabchi Ghods, Demetrius Lopes and Michael Chen. Gender differences in cerebral aneurysm location. AANS 2012

Ali J. Ghods, MD, Dmitry Ruban, MD, William Scheftner, MD, David Wallace, BS, Richard W. Byrne, MD. Low-Grade Temporal Lobe Tumors with Panic Auras. AANS 2012

Ali J. Ghods. Pediatric Brain Tumors. Rush University Department of Neurosurgery. Grand Rounds, 2012

Ali J. Ghods, Douglas Feinstein, Roberta Glick. The potential benefit of the anti-inflammatory dimethylfumerate (DMF) in brain tumors. AANS 2012

Ali J. Ghods, Dima Ruban, Andres Kanner, Richard Byrne. Low-Grade Temporal Lobe Tumors with Panic Auras. AANS 2011 

Ali J. Ghods, Demitrius Lopes, Michael Chen. Gender Related Differences in Cerebral Aneurysms: ruptured versus unruptured, a single institution’s experience. AANS 2011

Ali J. Ghods, Lorenzo Munoz, Richard Byrne. Surgical Treatment of Cerebellar Metastases. AANS 2011 

Ali Ghods-Jourabchi. Spheres Isolated from 9L Gliosarcoma Rat Cell Line Possess Chemoresistant and Aggressive Cancer Stem-Like Cells. CNS 2006 

Ali Ghods, Staci Pollack, Goli Adel, Barbara Isaac, Zhang Katie, Nanette Santoro. Rapid Onset of Ovulation after Menarche. Scientific Program Schedule 52nd Annual Scientific Meeting Reproductive Sciences 2005 12: 22A-82, Poster Presentation

Ali Ghods-Jourabchi. Neurosurgical Approach to Non-functioning Pituitary Adenomas. Montefiore Medical Center, Department of Neurosurgery, Chairman Dr. Eugene Flamm, Grand Rounds 2007

Ali Ghods-Jourabchi. Spheres Isolated from 9L Gliosarcoma Rat Cell Line Possess Chemoresistant and Aggressive Cancer Stem-Like Cells. Montefiore Medical Center, Department of Neurosurgery, Chairman Dr. Eugene Flamm, Grand Rounds 2006.

Ali Ghods-Jourabchi. Spheres Isolated from 9L Gliosarcoma Rat Cell Line Possess Chemoresistant and Aggressive Cancer Stem-Like Cells. Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Department of Neurosurgery, Chairman Dr. Keith Black, Grand Rounds 2006.

Ali Ghods-Jourabchi: Spheres Isolated from 9L Gliosarcoma Rat Cell Line Possess Chemoresistant and Aggressive Cancer Stem-Like Cells. Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Medical Student Research Achievement Month, Poster Presentation 2006.

Ali Jourabchi Ghods and Moise Danielpour. Cervical Fusion Utilizing Lateral Mass Screws in a    Patient with Spondyloepiphyseal Dysplasia Congenita. Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Medical Student Research Achievement Month, Poster Presentation 2006.

 

 

Location

4725 N. Federal Highway Neuroscience Institute
33308 Fort Lauderdale , FL

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