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Peyman Shirani, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine | College of Medicine

Education/Credentials
  • MD: Isfahan University of Medical Sciences
  • Residency: Baylor College of Medicine
  • Fellowship: University of California at San Francisco
  • Fellowship: St. Louis University
  • Fellowship: New York University Langone Medical Center
Board Certifications & Licenses

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Neurology) (Certification Date: 20120920)
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Vascular Neurology) (Certification Date: 20140811)

Specialties

Neurology

Contact Information

Clinical Interests

Neurology

Neurosurgery

N/A

Stroke

Acute Stroke

Cerebrovascular Disease

Cerebrovascular Disorders

Comprehensive Stroke

Hemorrhagic Stroke

Ischemic Stroke

MELAS Syndrome

MERRF Syndrome

Mitochondrial Myopathies

Motor Neuron Disease

Muscle Hypertonia

Muscle Weakness

Muscular Atrophy

Myasthenia Gravis

Stroke, including Hemorrhagic Stroke and Ischemic Stroke

Subdural Hematoma

Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)

Peer Reviewed Publications

Burkhardt, Jan-Karl; Riina, Howard A; Tanweer, Omar; Shirani, Peyman; Raz, Eytan; Shapiro, Maksim; Nelson, Peter Kim 2018. Flow diversion and microvascular plug occlusion for the treatment of a complex unruptured basilar/superior cerebellar artery aneurysm: case report. Journal of neurosurgery, , 1-6

Giridharan, Nisha; Patel, Smruti K; Ojugbeli, Amanda; Nouri, Aria; Shirani, Peyman; Grossman, Aaron W; Cheng, Joseph; Zuccarello, Mario; Prestigiacomo, Charles J 2018. Understanding the complex pathophysiology of idiopathic intracranial hypertension and the evolving role of venous sinus stenting: a comprehensive review of the literature. Neurosurgical focus, 45 1, E10

Johnston, S Claiborne; Easton, J Donald; Farrant, Mary; Barsan, William; Conwit, Robin A; Elm, Jordan J; Kim, Anthony S; Lindblad, Anne S; Palesch, Yuko Y 2018. Clopidogrel and Aspirin in Acute Ischemic Stroke and High-Risk TIA. The New England journal of medicine, 379 3, 215-225

Renieri, Leonardo; Raz, Eytan; Lanzino, Giuseppe; Krings, Timo; Shapiro, Maksim; Shirani, Peyman; Brinjikji, Waleed 2018. Spinal artery aneurysms: clinical presentation, radiological findings and outcome. Journal of neurointerventional surgery, 10 7, 644-648

Joo, Woojin; Mercier, Philippe; Kheradmand, Shiva; Shirani, Peyman; Sarhan, Ahmed; Elbabaa, Samer K; Edgell, Randall C 2017. Vein of Galen malformation treated with the Micro Vascular Plug system: case report. Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics, 19 6, 729-733

Mowla, Ashkan; Doyle, Jordan; Lail, Navdeep S; Rajabzadeh-Oghaz, Hamidreza; Deline, Christopher; Shirani, Peyman; Ching, Marilou; Crumlish, Annemarie; Steck, Deborah A; Janicke, David; Levy, Elad I; Sawyer, Robert N 2017. Delays in door-to-needle time for acute ischemic stroke in the emergency department: A comprehensive stroke center experience. Journal of the neurological sciences, 376 , 102-105

Mowla, Ashkan; Kamal, Haris; Lail, Navdeep S; Vaughn, Caila; Shirani, Peyman; Mehla, Sandhya; Rajabzadeh-Oghaz, Hamidreza; Deline, Christopher; Ching, Marilou; Crumlish, Annemarie; Sawyer, Robert N 2017. Intravenous Thrombolysis for Acute Ischemic Stroke in Patients with Thrombocytopenia. Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association, 26 7, 1414-1418

Edgell, Randall C; Sarhan, Ahmed E; Soomro, Jazba; Einertson, Collin; Kemp, Joanna; Shirani, Peyman; Malmstrom, Theodore K; Coppens, Jeroen 2016. The Role of Catheter Angiography in the Diagnosis of Central Nervous System Vasculitis. Interventional neurology, 5 3-4, 194-208

AbdelRazek, Mahmoud AbdelMageed; Mowla, Ashkan; Hojnacki, David; Zimmer, Wendy; Elsadek, Rabab; Abdelhamid, Nour; Elsadek, Lobna; Farooq, Salman; Kamal, Haris; Crumlish, Annemarie; Shirani, Peyman; Ching, Marilou; Sawyer, Robert 2015. Prior Asymptomatic Parenchymal Hemorrhage Does Not Increase the Risk for Intracranial Hemorrhage after Intravenous Thrombolysis. Cerebrovascular diseases (Basel, Switzerland), 40 5-6, 201-4

Kamal, Haris; Mowla, Ashkan; Farooq, Salman; Shirani, Peyman 2015. Recurrent ischemic stroke can happen in stroke patients very early after intravenous thrombolysis. Journal of the neurological sciences, 358 1-2, 496-7

Mowla, Ashkan; Singh, Karanbir; Mehla, Sandhya; Ahmed, Mohammad K; Shirani, Peyman; Kamal, Haris; Krishna, Chandan; Sawyer, Robert N; Ching, Marilou; Siddiqui, Adnan H; Levy, Elad I; Snyder, Kenneth V; Crumlish, Annemarie; Hopkins, L N 2015. Is acute reperfusion therapy safe in acute ischemic stroke patients who harbor unruptured intracranial aneurysm? International journal of stroke : official journal of the International Stroke Society, 10 Suppl A100 , 113-8

Singh, Karanbir; Mowla, Ashkan; Mehla, Sandhya; Ahmed, Mohammad K; Shirani, Peyman; Zimmer, Wendy E; Sawyer, Robert N; Kamal, Haris; Crumlish, Annemarie; Ching, Marilou 2015. Safety of intravenous thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke in patients with preexisting intracranial neoplasms: a case series. International journal of stroke : official journal of the International Stroke Society, 10 3, E29-30

Kalkonde, Yogeshwar V; Jawaid, Ali; Qureshi, Salah U; Shirani, Peyman; Wheaton, Michael; Pinto-Patarroyo, Gineth P; Schulz, Paul E 2012. Medical and environmental risk factors associated with frontotemporal dementia: a case-control study in a veteran population. Alzheimer's & dementia : the journal of the Alzheimer's Association, 8 3, 204-10

Shirani, Peyman; Jawaid, Ali; Moretti, Paolo; Lahijani, Elham; Salamone, Alicia R; Schulz, Paul E; Edmondson, Everton A 2010. Familial occurrence of complex regional pain syndrome. The Canadian journal of neurological sciences. Le journal canadien des sciences neurologiques, 37 3, 389-94

Shah, Shreyansh; Shirani, Peyman; Schmolck, Heike; Young, William C; Schulz, Paul E 2009. CNS aspergillosis in a patient with Crohn's disease on immunosuppressants: a case report. Cases journal, 2 , 6376

Shirani, Peyman; Salamone, Alicia R; Lahijani, Elham; York, Michele K; Schulz, Paul E 2009. Lumbar puncture alleviates chorea in a patient with Huntington's disease and normal pressure hydrocephalus. Behavioural neurology, 21 3, 193-5

Shirani, Peyman; Thorn, Julia; Davis, Cameron; Heidler-Gary, Jennifer; Newhart, Melissa; Gottesman, Rebecca F; Hillis, Argye E 2009. Severity of hypoperfusion in distinct brain regions predicts severity of hemispatial neglect in different reference frames. Stroke, 40 11, 3563-6

Shirani, Peyman; Salamone, Alicia R; Schulz, Paul E; Edmondson, Everton A . Ketamine treatment for intractable pain in a patient with severe refractory complex regional pain syndrome: a case report. Pain physician, 11 3, 339-42