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Owoicho Adogwa, MD,MPH

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Neurosurgery | College of Medicine

Education/Credentials
  • Fellowship : Washington University in St. Louis (A.O. Complex Spinal Fellowship in Adult and Pediatric Scoliosis)
  • Neurological Surgery Residency : Duke University/Rush Medical Center (Residency in Neurological surgery)
  • Medical Degree: Vanderbilt University (Medicine )
  • Bachelor's Degree: Duke University (Biomedical Engineering)
Specialties

Neurological Surgery

Contact Information
Research Interests

I am a Neurosurgeon cross trained in orthopedic spine surgery with significant experience treating patients with spinal disorders. My primary areas of expertise are adult and pediatric scoliosis, and I have received specialized training in advanced minimally invasive spinal surgery as well as traditional open techniques. I am an expert in the evaluation and treatment of pediatric as well as adult spinal deformities.

An increasingly common clinical scenario within neurosurgery and orthopedic...

Clinical Interests

Cervical Radiculopathy (pinched nerve)

Degenerative Spine Disease

Herniated Discs

Lumbar Radiculopathy

Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Neck/Spine Injury

Peripheral Nerve Disorders

Spinal Cord Compression

Spinal Cord Injuries

Spinal Disease

Spinal Disorders

Spinal Fusion

Spinal Stenosis

Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Disorders

Traumatic Spine Fractures

Peer Reviewed Publications

Adogwa, Owoicho; Rubio, Daniel R; Buchowski, Jacob M; D'Souza, Alden; Shlykov, Maksim A; Jennings, Jack W 2022. Spine-specific skeletal related events and mortality in non-small cell lung cancer patients: a single-institution analysis. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 36 1, 125-132

Akbik, Omar S; Aoun, Salah G; Adogwa, Owoicho; Bagley, Carlos A; Al Tamimi, Mazin 2022. Open Paddle Lead Trial for Spinal Cord Stimulation: An Institutional Experience. Pain physician, 25 1, E37-E42

Caruso, James P; Singh, Ravinderjit; Mazzola, Catherine; Eldridge, Cody M; Chilakapati, Sai; Deme, Palvasha; Swartz, Karin; Schirmer, Clemens M; Huntoon, Kristin; Cheng, Joseph; Steinmetz, Michael; Adogwa, Owoicho 2022. Trends in Racial and Ethnic Representation Among Neurosurgery Applicants and Residents: A Comparative Analysis of Procedural Specialties. World neurosurgery, 163 , e177-e186

Chilakapati, Sai; Burton, Michael D; Adogwa, Owoicho 2022. Preoperative Polypharmacy in Geriatric Patients Is Associated with Increased 90-Day All-Cause Hospital Readmission After Surgery for Adult Spinal Deformity Patients. World neurosurgery, 164 , e404-e410

Khalid, Syed I; Eldridge, Cody; Singh, Ravinderjit; Shanker, Rachyl M; MacDonald, Anne M; Chilakapati, Sai; Smith, Jenny; Mehta, Ankit I; Adogwa, Owoicho 2022. The impact of smoking and smoking cessation interventions on outcomes following single-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion procedures. Clinical neurology and neurosurgery, 219 , 107319

Khalid, Syed I; Nunna, Ravi S; Shanker, Rachyl M; Thomson, Kyle B; Parola, Rown; Adogwa, Owoicho; Mehta, Ankit I 2022. Bone Morphogenetic Protein in Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusions: A Propensity-Matched Medicare Outcome Analysis. International journal of spine surgery, ,

Khalid, Syed I; Nunna, Ravi S; Smith, Jennifer S; Shanker, Rachyl M; Cherney, Alecia A; Thomson, Kyle B; Chilakapati, Sai; Mehta, Ankit I; Adogwa, Owoicho 2022. The role of bone mineral density in adult spinal deformity patients undergoing corrective surgery: a matched analysis. Acta neurochirurgica, ,

Khalid, Syed I; Thomson, Kyle B; Chilakapati, Sai; Singh, Ravi; Eldridge, Cody; Mehta, Ankit I; Adogwa, Owoicho 2022. The Impact of Smoking Cessation Therapy on Lumbar Fusion Outcomes. World neurosurgery, 164 , e119-e126

Khalid, Syed I; Thomson, Kyle B; Maasarani, Samantha; Wiegmann, Aaron L; Smith, Jenny; Adogwa, Owoicho; Mehta, Ankit I; Dorafshar, Amir H 2022. Materials Used in Cranial Reconstruction: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. World neurosurgery, 164 , e945-e963

Nunna, Ravi S; Khalid, Syed; Chiu, Ryan G; Parola, Rown; Fessler, Richard G; Adogwa, Owoicho; Mehta, Ankit I 2022. Anterior vs Posterior Approach in Multilevel Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy: A Nationwide Propensity-Matched Analysis of Complications, Outcomes, and Narcotic Use. International journal of spine surgery, 16 1, 88-94

Adeyemo, Emmanuel A; Aoun, Salah G; Barrie, Umaru; Nguyen, Madelina L; Johnson, Zachary D; Hall, Kristen; Peinado Reyes, Valery; El Ahmadieh, Tarek Y; Adogwa, Owoicho; McDonagh, David L; Bagley, Carlos A 2021. Comparison of the effect of epidural versus intravenous patient controlled analgesia on inpatient and outpatient functional outcomes after adult degenerative scoliosis surgery: a comparative study. The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society, 21 5, 765-771

Adogwa, Owoicho; Caruso, James P; Eldridge, Cody M; Singh, Ravinderjit; Chilakapati, Sai; Deme, Palvasha; Stutzman, Sonja; Aoun, Salah; Naik, Aanand D; Bagley, Carlos A; Makris, Una 2021. Decisional Regret Among Older Adults Undergoing Corrective Surgery for Adult Spinal Deformity: A Single Institutional Study. Spine, ,

Buchowski, Jacob M; Adogwa, Owoicho 2021. What's New in Spine Surgery. The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume, 103 12, 1047-1053

Caruso, James P; Adogwa, Owoicho; Mazzola, Catherine; Steinmetz, Michael; Simon, Scott D; Schirmer, Clemens M 2021. An Assessment of Neurosurgery Resident Clinical and Socioeconomic Training: The 2013 Council of State Neurosurgical Societies Postresidency Survey Results. World neurosurgery, 151 , e28-e36

Caruso, James P; Pernik, Mark N; Johnson, Zachary D; El Ahmadieh, Tarek Y; Ogunnaike, Babatunde; Adogwa, Owoicho; Aoun, Salah G; Bagley, Carlos A 2021. Blood preservation techniques in complex spine surgery: Illustrative case and review of therapeutic options. Surgical neurology international, 12 , 515

Caruso, James P; Swartz, Karin; Mazzola, Catherine; Ban, Vin Shen; Singh, Ravi; Eldridge, Cody; Schirmer, Clemens; Cheng, Joseph; Bauer, Andrew M; Steinmetz, Michael; Adogwa, Owoicho 2021. The Financial Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Neurosurgery Practice in Spring 2020. World neurosurgery, 153 , e1-e10

Davison, Mark A; Lilly, Daniel T; Eldridge, Cody M; Singh, Ravinderjit; Bagley, Carlos; Adogwa, Owoicho 2021. Comparison of Postoperative Opioid Utilization in an ACDF Cohort: Narcotic Naive Patients Versus Preoperative Opioid Users. Clinical spine surgery, 34 2, E86-E91

Davison, Mark A; Lilly, Daniel T; Moreno, Jessica; Bagley, Carlos; Adogwa, Owoicho 2021. A comparison of successful versus failed nonoperative treatment approaches in patients with degenerative conditions of the lumbar spine. Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, 86 , 71-78

Deme, Palvasha; Perera, Anjali; Chilakapati, Sai; Stutzman, Sonja; Singh, Ravinderjit; Eldridge, Cody M; Caruso, James; Vira, Shaleen; Aoun, Salah; Makris, Una E; Bagley, Carlos A; Adogwa, Owoicho 2021. Patient and Spine Surgeon Perceptions on Shared Decision Making in the Treatment of Older Adults Undergoing Corrective Surgery for Adult Spinal Deformity. Spine, ,

El Dafrawy, Mostafa; Bridwell, Keith; Adogwa, Owoicho; Shlykov, Max; Koscso, Jonathan; Lenke, Lawrence G; Lertudomphonwanit, Thamrong; Kelly, Michael P; Gupta, Munish 2021. Rod fractures and nonunions after long fusion to the sacrum for primary presentation adult spinal deformity: a comparison with and without interbody fusion in the distal lumbar spine. Spine deformity, 9 1, 231-237

Johnson, Zachary D; Aoun, Salah G; Ban, Vin Shen; El Ahmadieh, Tarek Y; Kafka, Benjamin; Wolfe, Cody; Adogwa, Owoicho; Bagley, Carlos A; Tamimi, Mazin Al 2021. Bertolotti Syndrome With Articulated L5 Transverse Process Causing Intractable Back Pain: Surgical Video Showcasing a Minimally Invasive Approach for Disconnection: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. Operative neurosurgery (Hagerstown, Md.), 20 3, E219-E220

Khalid, Syed I; Chilakapati, Sai; Adogwa, Owoicho 2021. Reply: Underutilization of Social Determinants of Health Billing Codes May Bias Surgical Disparities Research. Spine, ,

Khalid, Syed I; Eldridge, Cody; Singh, Ravinderjit; Chilakapati, Sai; Thomson, Kyle B; Shanker, Rachyl M; Mehta, Ankit I; Adogwa, Owoicho 2021. The influence of social determinants of health on single-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion outcomes. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, , 1-6

Khalid, Syed I; Maasarani, Samantha; Nunna, Ravi S; Shanker, Rachyl M; Cherney, Alecia A; Smith, Jennifer S; Reme, Anne-Isabelle; Adogwa, Owoicho 2021. Association Between Social Determinants of Health and Postoperative Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Single-Level Lumbar Fusions: A Matched Analysis. Spine, 46 9, E559-E565

Khalid, Syed I; Nunna, Ravi S; Maasarani, Samantha; Shanker, Rachyl M; Behbahani, Mandana; Edmondson, Corbin P; Mehta, Ankit I; Gupta, Samir K; Chan, Edie Y; Torquati, Alfonso; Byrne, Richard W; Adogwa, Owoicho 2021. Laparoscopic-Assisted Versus Mini-Open Laparotomy for Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Placement in the Medicare Population. Neurosurgery, 88 4, 812-818

Khan, Majid; Harper, Jonathan; Hunsaker, Joshua Curtis; Kraus, Kristin L; Adogwa, Owicho; Mukherjee, Debraj; Kang, Ashley; Swartz, Karin; Origitano, Thomas C; Guan, Jian; Karsy, Michael 2021. Letter: Evaluating the Role of Advanced Practice Providers in Neurosurgery. Neurosurgery, 88 3, E285-E287

Lilly, Daniel T; Davison, Mark A; Eldridge, Cody M; Singh, Ravinderjit; Montgomery, Eric Y; Bagley, Carlos; Adogwa, Owoicho 2021. An Assessment of Nonoperative Management Strategies in a Herniated Lumbar Disc Population: Successes Versus Failures. Global spine journal, 11 7, 1054-1063

Maziad, Ali M; Adogwa, Owoicho; Duah, Henry Ofori; Yankey, Kwadwo Poku; Owusu, Derrick Nyantakyi; Sackeyfio, Arthur; Owiredu, Mabel Adobea; Wilps, Tyler; Ofori-Amankwah, Gerhard; Coleman, Franklin; Akoto, Harry; Wulff, Irene; Boachie-Adjei, Oheneba 2021. Surgical management of complex post-tuberculous kyphosis among African patients: clinical and radiographic outcomes for a consecutive series treated at a single institution in West Africa. Spine deformity, 9 3, 777-788

Montgomery, Eric Y; Pernik, Mark N; Johnson, Zachary D; Dosselman, Luke J; Christian, Zachary K; Deme, Palvasha R; Adeyemo, Emmanuel A; Barrie, Umaru; Badejo, Olatunde; Stewart, Nick A; Uttarkar, Ruta; Adogwa, Owoicho; Tecle, Najib El; Aoun, Salah G; Bagley, Carlos A 2021. Perioperative Factors Associated With Chronic Opioid Use After Spine Surgery. Global spine journal, , 21925682211035723

Montgomery, Eric Y; Pernik, Mark N; Singh, Ravinderjit; Eldridge, Cody M; Schmitt, Kelsey A; Khalid, Syed; Nunna, Ravi; Caruso, James; Johnson, Zachary; Bagley, Carlos A; Adogwa, Owoicho 2021. Sex Differences in Postoperative Complications and Functional Status After Deformity Correction Surgery: Do Men Fare Better Than Women? World neurosurgery, 148 , e94-e100

Nunna, Ravi S; Khalid, Syed I; Patel, Saavan; Sethi, Abhishek; Behbahani, Mandana; Mehta, Ankit I; Adogwa, Owoicho; Byrne, Richard W 2021. Outcomes and Patterns of Care in Elderly Patients with Glioblastoma Multiforme. World neurosurgery, 149 , e1026-e1037

Nunna, Ravi S; Ostrov, Philip B; Ansari, Darius; Dettori, Joseph R; Godolias, Periklis; Elias, Elias; Tran, Angela; Oskouian, Rod J; Hart, Robert; Abdul-Jabbar, Amir; Jackson, Keith L; Devine, John G; Mehta, Ankit I; Adogwa, Owoicho; Chapman, Jens R 2021. The Risk of Nonunion in Smokers Revisited: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Global spine journal, , 21925682211046899

Pelargos, Panayiotis E; Chakraborty, Arpan R; Adogwa, Owoicho; Swartz, Karin; Zhao, Yan D; Smith, Zachary A; Dunn, Ian F; Bauer, Andrew M 2021. An Evaluation of Neurosurgical Practices During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic. World neurosurgery, 146 , e91-e99

Pernik, Mark N; Deme, Palvasha R; Nguyen, Madelina L; Aoun, Salah G; Adogwa, Owoicho; Hall, Kristen; Stewart, Nick A; Dosselman, Luke J; El Tecle, Najib E; McDonald, Shelley R; Bagley, Carlos A; Wingfield, Sarah A 2021. Perioperative Optimization of Senior Health in Spine Surgery: Impact on Postoperative Delirium. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 69 5, 1240-1248

Sagoo, Navraj S; Haider, Ali S; Ozair, Ahmad; Vannabouathong, Christopher; Rahman, Masum; Haider, Maryam; Sharma, Neha; Raj, Karuna M; Raj, Sean D; Paul, Justin C; Steinmetz, Michael P; Adogwa, Owoicho; Aoun, Salah G; Passias, Peter G; Vira, Shaleen 2021. Percutaneous image-guided cryoablation of spinal metastases: A systematic review. Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, ,

Sagoo, Navraj S; Haider, Ali S; Rowe, Scott E; Haider, Maryam; Sharma, Ruhi; Neeley, Om James; Dahdaleh, Nader S; Adogwa, Owoicho; Bagley, Carlos A; El Ahmadieh, Tarek Y; Aoun, Salah G 2021. Microwave Ablation as a Treatment for Spinal Metastatic Tumors: A Systematic Review. World neurosurgery, 148 , 15-23

Adogwa, Owoicho 2020. Response to Letter: Where's the Data? Spine, 45 7, E413

Adogwa, Owoicho; Buchowski, Jacob M; Sielatycki, J Alex; Shlykov, Maksim A; Theologis, Alekos A; Lin, James; CreveCoeur, Travis; Peters, Colleen; Riew, K Daniel 2020. Improvements in Neck Pain and Disability Following C1-C2 Posterior Cervical Instrumentation and Fusion for Atlanto-Axial Osteoarthritis. World neurosurgery, 139 , e496-e500

Buchowski, Jacob M; Adogwa, Owoicho 2020. What's New in Spine Surgery. The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume, 102 12, 1034-1041

Davison, Mark A; Lilly, Daniel T; Desai, Shyam A; Vuong, Victoria D; Moreno, Jessica; Bagley, Carlos; Adogwa, Owoicho 2020. Racial Differences in Perioperative Opioid Utilization in Lumbar Decompression and Fusion Surgery for Symptomatic Lumbar Stenosis or Spondylolisthesis. Global spine journal, 10 2, 160-168

Davison, Mark A; Lilly, Daniel T; Eldridge, Cody M; Singh, Ravinderjit; Bagley, Carlos; Adogwa, Owoicho 2020. A comparison of prolonged nonoperative management strategies in cervical stenosis patients: Successes versus failures. Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, 80 , 63-71

Davison, Mark A; Lilly, Daniel T; Eldridge, Cody M; Singh, Ravinderjit; Bagley, Carlos; Adogwa, Owoicho 2020. Regional differences in prolonged non-operative therapy utilization prior to primary ACDF surgery. Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, 80 , 143-151

Davison, Mark A; Lilly, Daniel T; Moreno, Jessica; Bagley, Carlos; Adogwa, Owoicho 2020. Gender differences in use of prolonged non-operative therapies prior to index ACDF surgery. Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, 78 , 228-235

Davison, Mark A; Lilly, Daniel T; Moreno, Jessica; Bagley, Carlos; Adogwa, Owoicho 2020. Gender differences in the 3-month utilization of nonoperative therapies prior to primary lumbar microdiscectomy. Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, 76 , 107-113

Davison, Mark A; Lilly, Daniel T; Moreno, Jessica; Bagley, Carlos; Adogwa, Owoicho 2020. Total Health Care Expenditure in Patients With a Herniated Lumbar Disk That Ultimately Require Surgery: A 3- and 6-month Cost Comparison of Maximum Nonoperative Treatment. Clinical spine surgery, 33 3, E108-E115

Davison, Mark A; Lilly, Daniel T; Moreno, Jessica; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos; Adogwa, Owoicho 2020. Regional Variation in Nonoperative Therapy Utilization for Symptomatic Lumbar Stenosis and Spondylolisthesis: A 2-Year Costs Analysis. Global spine journal, 10 2, 138-147

El Dafrawy, Mostafa H; Adogwa, Owoicho; Wegner, Adam M; Pallotta, Nicholas A; Kelly, Michael P; Kebaish, Khaled M; Bridwell, Keith H; Gupta, Munish C 2020. Comprehensive classification system for multirod constructs across three-column osteotomies: a reliability study. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, , 1-7

Huntoon, Kristin; Stacy, Jason; Cioffi, Susie; Swartz, Karin; Mazzola, Catherine; Profitt, Caleb; Adogwa, Owoicho 2020. The Enforceability of Noncompete Clauses in the Medical Profession: A Review by the Workforce Committee and the Medicolegal Committee of the Council of State Neurosurgical Societies. Neurosurgery, 87 6, 1085-1090

Khalid, Syed I; Kelly, Ryan; Khalid, Ridha; Wu, Rita; Ni, Amilia Y; Adogwa, Owoicho; Cheng, Joseph 2020. The opioid prescribing practices of surgeons: A comprehensive review of the 2015 claims to Medicare Part D. Surgery open science, 2 2, 96-100

Khalid, Syed I; Nunna, Ravi S; Maasarani, Samantha; Belmont, Erika; Deme, Palvasha; Chilakapati, Sai; Eldridge, Cody; Singh, Ravinderjit; Bagley, Carlos A; Adogwa, Owoicho 2020. Association of osteopenia and osteoporosis with higher rates of pseudarthrosis and revision surgery in adult patients undergoing single-level lumbar fusion. Neurosurgical focus, 49 2, E6

Khalid, Syed I; Nunna, Ravi S; Maasarani, Samantha; Kelly, B S Ryan; Sroussi, Hannah; Mehta, Ankit I; Adogwa, Owoicho 2020. Pharmacologic and cellular therapies in the treatment of traumatic spinal cord injuries: A systematic review. Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, 79 , 12-20

Adogwa, Owoicho; Buchowski, Jacob M; Lenke, Lawrence G; Shlykov, Maksim A; El Dafrawy, Mostafa; Lertudomphonwanit, Thamrong; Obey, Mitchel R; Koscso, Jonathan; Gupta, Munish C; Bridwell, Keith H 2019. Comparison of rod fracture rates in long spinal deformity constructs after transforaminal versus anterior lumbar interbody fusions: a single-institution analysis. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, , 1-8

Adogwa, Owoicho; Davison, Mark A; Lilly, Daniel T; Vuong, Victoria D; Desai, Shyam A; Moreno, Jessica; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos 2019. A 2-Year Cost Analysis of Maximum Nonoperative Treatments in Patients With Symptomatic Lumbar Stenosis or Spondylolisthesis That Ultimately Required Surgery. Global spine journal, 9 4, 424-433

Adogwa, Owoicho; Davison, Mark A; Vuong, Victoria D; Desai, Shyam A; Lilly, Daniel T; Moreno, Jessica; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos 2019. Regional Variation in Opioid Use After Lumbar Spine Surgery. World neurosurgery, 121 , e691-e699

Adogwa, Owoicho; Davison, Mark A; Vuong, Victoria D; Khalid, Syed; Lilly, Daniel T; Desai, Shyam A; Moreno, Jessica; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos 2019. Reduction in Narcotic Use After Lumbar Decompression and Fusion in Patients With Symptomatic Lumbar Stenosis or Spondylolisthesis. Global spine journal, 9 6, 598-606

Adogwa, Owoicho; Davison, Mark A; Vuong, Victoria D; Khalid, Syed; Lilly, Daniel T; Desai, Shyam A; Moreno, Jessica; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos 2019. Long-Term Costs of Maximum Nonoperative Treatments in Patients With Symptomatic Lumbar Stenosis or Spondylolisthesis that Ultimately Required Surgery: A 5-Year Cost Analysis. Spine, 44 6, 424-430

Adogwa, Owoicho; Davison, Mark A; Vuong, Victoria; Desai, Shyam A; Lilly, Daniel T; Moreno, Jessica; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos 2019. Sex Differences in Opioid Use in Patients With Symptomatic Lumbar Stenosis or Spondylolisthesis Undergoing Lumbar Decompression and Fusion. Spine, 44 13, E800-E807

Adogwa, Owoicho; Lilly, Daniel T; Khalid, Syed; Desai, Shyam A; Vuong, Victoria D; Davison, Mark A; Ouyang, Bichun; Bagley, Carlos A; Cheng, Joseph 2019. Extended Length of Stay After Lumbar Spine Surgery: Sick Patients, Postoperative Complications, or Practice Style Differences Among Hospitals and Physicians? World neurosurgery, 123 , e734-e739

Adogwa, Owoicho; Vuong, Victoria D; Lilly, Daniel T; Desai, Shyam A; Khanna, Ryan; Ahmad, Shahjehan; Woodward, Josha; Khalid, Syed; Cheng, Joseph 2019. Retraction: Limited post-operative dexamethasone use does not affect lumbar fusion: a single institutional experience. Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 5 1, 183

Buchowski, Jacob M; Adogwa, Owoicho 2019. What's New in Spine Surgery. The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume, 101 12, 1043-1049

Davison, Mark A; Desai, Shyam A; Lilly, Daniel T; Vuong, Victoria D; Moreno, Jessica; Bagley, Carlos; Adogwa, Owoicho 2019. A Two-Year Cost Analysis of Maximum Nonoperative Treatments in Patients with Cervical Stenosis that Ultimately Required Surgery. World neurosurgery, ,

Davison, Mark A; Lilly, Daniel T; Desai, Shyam A; Vuong, Victoria D; Moreno, Jessica; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos; Adogwa, Owoicho 2019. Regional Differences in the Cost and Utilization of Nonoperative Management Within 3 Months Prior to Lumbar Microdiscectomy. Spine, 44 22, 1571-1577

Khalid, Syed I; Adogwa, Owoicho; Ni, Amelia; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos 2019. A Comparison of 30-Day Hospital Readmission and Complication Rates After Outpatient Versus Inpatient 1 and 2 Level Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion Surgery: An Analysis of a Medicare Patient Sample. World neurosurgery, 129 , e233-e239

Khalid, Syed I; Carlton, Adam; Wu, Rita; Kelly, Ryan; Peta, Akhil; Adogwa, Owoicho 2019. Outpatient and Inpatient Readmission Rates of 1- and 2-Level Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion Surgeries. World neurosurgery, 126 , e1475-e1481

Khalid, Syed I; Kelly, Ryan; Adogwa, Owoicho; Carlton, Adam; Tam, Edric; Naqvi, Salik; Kushkuley, Jacob; Ahmad, Shahjehan; Woodward, Josha; Khanna, Ryan; Davison, Mark; Munoz, Lorenzo; Byrne, Richard 2019. Pediatric Brainstem Gliomas: A Retrospective Study of 180 Patients from the SEER Database. Pediatric neurosurgery, 54 3, 151-164

Khalid, Syed I; Kelly, Ryan; Carlton, Adam; Adogwa, Owoicho; Kim, Patrick; Ranade, Arjun; Moreno, Jessica; Maasarani, Samantha; Wu, Rita; Melville, Patrick; Citow, Jonathan 2019. Outpatient and inpatient readmission rates of 3- and 4-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion surgeries. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 31 1, 70-75

Khalid, Syed I; Kelly, Ryan; Wu, Rita; Peta, Akhil; Carlton, Adam; Adogwa, Owoicho 2019. A comparison of readmission and complication rates and charges of inpatient and outpatient multiple-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion surgeries in the Medicare population. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, , 1-7

Khalid, Syed; Kelly, Ryan; Carlton, Adam; Wu, Rita; Peta, Akhil; Melville, Patrick; Maasarani, Samantha; Meyer, Haley; Adogwa, Owoicho 2019. Adult intradural intramedullary astrocytomas: a multicenter analysis. Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 5 1, 19-30

Wewel, Joshua T; Kasliwal, Manish K; Adogwa, Owoicho; Deutsch, Harel; O'Toole, John E; Traynelis, Vincent C 2019. Fusion rate following three- and four-level ACDF using allograft and segmental instrumentation: A radiographic study. Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, 62 , 142-146

Abou-Al-Shaar, Hussam; Adogwa, Owoicho; Mehta, Ankit I 2018. Lumbar Spinal Stenosis: Objective Measurement Scales and Ambulatory Status. Asian spine journal, 12 4, 765-774

Adogwa, Owoicho; Desai, Shyam A; Vuong, Victoria D; Lilly, Daniel T; Ouyang, Bichun; Davison, Mark; Khalid, Syed; Bagley, Carlos A; Cheng, Joseph 2018. Extended Length of Stay in Elderly Patients After Lumbar Decompression and Fusion Surgery May Not Be Attributable to Baseline Illness Severity or Postoperative Complications. World neurosurgery, 116 , e996-e1001

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Sergesketter, Amanda R; Ongele, Michael; Vuong, Victoria; Khalid, Syed; Moreno, Jessica; Cheng, Joseph; Karikari, Isaac O; Bagley, Carlos A 2018. Interdisciplinary Care Model Independently Decreases Use of Critical Care Services After Corrective Surgery for Adult Degenerative Scoliosis. World neurosurgery, 111 , e845-e849

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Sergesketter, Amanda R; Shammas, Ronnie L; Vatsia, Sohrab; Vuong, Victoria D; Khalid, Syed; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2018. Post-operative drain use in patients undergoing decompression and fusion: incidence of complications and symptomatic hematoma. Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 4 2, 220-226

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Sergesketter, Amanda; Oyeyemi, Deborah; Galan, Diego; Vuong, Victoria D; Khalid, Syed; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2018. The Impact of Chronic Kidney Disease on Postoperative Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Lumbar Decompression and Fusion. World neurosurgery, 110 , e266-e270

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Sergesketter, Amanda; Vuong, Victoria D; Moreno, Jessica; Cheng, Joseph; Karikari, Isaac O; Bagley, Carlos A 2018. Independent Association Between Preoperative Cognitive Status and Discharge Location After Surgery: A Strategy to Reduce Resource Use After Surgery for Deformity. World neurosurgery, 110 , e67-e72

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Vuong, Victoria D; Fialkoff, Jared; Cheng, Joseph; Karikari, Isaac O; Bagley, Carlos A 2018. Association between baseline cognitive impairment and postoperative delirium in elderly patients undergoing surgery for adult spinal deformity. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 28 1, 103-108

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Vuong, Victoria D; Mehta, Ankit I; Vasquez, Raul A; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2018. Immediate Postoperative Pain Scores Predict Neck Pain Profile up to 1 Year Following Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion. Global spine journal, 8 3, 231-236

Adogwa, Owoicho; Karikari, Isaac O; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Sergesketter, Amanda R; Galan, Diego; Bridwell, Keith H 2018. Correlation of 2-year SRS-22r and ODI patient-reported outcomes with 5-year patient-reported outcomes after complex spinal fusion: a 5-year single-institution study of 118 patients. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 29 4, 422-428

Adogwa, Owoicho; Khalid, Syed I; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Voung, Victoria D; Lilly, Daniel T; Desai, Shyam A; Sergesketter, Amanda R; Cheng, Joseph; Karikari, Isaac O 2018. The use of subfascial drains after multi-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion: does the data support its use? Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 4 2, 227-232

Adogwa, Owoicho; Lilly, Daniel T; Vuong, Victoria D; Desai, Shyam A; Ouyang, Bichun; Khalid, Syed; Khanna, Ryan; Bagley, Carlos A; Cheng, Joseph 2018. Extended Length of Stay in Elderly Patients after Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion Is Not Attributable to Baseline Illness Severity or Postoperative Complications. World neurosurgery, 115 , e552-e557

Adogwa, Owoicho; Vuong, Victoria D; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Lilly, Daniel T; Desai, Shyam A; Khalid, Syed; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A 2018. Does Nasal Carriage of Staphylococcus aureus Increase the Risk of Postoperative Infections After Elective Spine Surgery: Do Most Infections Occur in Carriers? World neurosurgery, 116 , e519-e524

Adogwa, Owoicho; Vuong, Victoria D; Lilly, Daniel T; Desai, Shyam A; Khanna, Ryan; Ahmad, Shahjehan; Woodward, Josha; Khalid, Syed; Cheng, Joseph 2018. Limited post-operative dexamethasone use does not affect lumbar fusion: a single institutional experience. Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 4 2, 254-259

Davison, Mark A; Vuong, Victoria D; Lilly, Daniel T; Desai, Shyam A; Moreno, Jessica; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos; Adogwa, Owoicho 2018. Gender Differences in Use of Prolonged Nonoperative Therapies Before Index Lumbar Surgery. World neurosurgery, 120 , e580-e592

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Lubkin, David T; Sergesketter, Amanda R; Vatsia, Sohrab; Sankey, Eric W; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2018. Thirty-day complication and readmission rates associated with resection of metastatic spinal tumors: a single institutional experience. Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 4 2, 304-310

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Ongele, Michael; Sergesketter, Amanda R; Tarnasky, Aaron; Lubkin, David E T; Drysdale, Nicolas; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2018. Preoperative Hemoglobin Level is Associated with Increased Health Care Use After Elective Spinal Fusion (?3 Levels) in Elderly Male Patients with Spine Deformity. World neurosurgery, 112 , e348-e354

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Kemeny, Hanna; Adogwa, Owoicho; Sankey, Eric W; Goodwin, C Rory; Yarbrough, Chester K; Lad, Shivanand P; Karikari, Isaac O; Gottfried, Oren N 2018. Influence of racial disparities on patient-reported satisfaction and short- and long-term perception of health status after elective lumbar spine surgery. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 29 1, 40-45

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Sergesketter, Amanda R; Kemeny, Hanna; Adogwa, Owoicho; Tarnasky, Aaron; Charalambous, Lefko; Lubkin, David E T; Davison, Mark A; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2018. Impact of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease on Postoperative Complication Rates, Ambulation, and Length of Hospital Stay After Elective Spinal Fusion (?3 Levels) in Elderly Spine Deformity Patients. World neurosurgery, 116 , e1122-e1128

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Sergesketter, Amanda; Adogwa, Owoicho; Ongele, Michael; Gottfried, Oren N 2018. Complications and 30-Day readmission rates after craniotomy/craniectomy: A single Institutional study of 243 consecutive patients. Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, 47 , 178-182

Khalid, Syed I; Adogwa, Owoicho; Kelly, Ryan; Metha, Ankit; Bagley, Carlos; Cheng, Joseph; O'Toole, John 2018. Adult Spinal Ependymomas: An Epidemiologic Study. World neurosurgery, 111 , e53-e61

Khalid, Syed I; Adogwa, Owoicho; Lilly, Daniel T; Desai, Shyam A; Vuong, Victoria D; Mehta, Ankit I; Cheng, Joseph 2018. Opioid Prescribing Practices of Neurosurgeons: Analysis of Medicare Part D. World neurosurgery, 112 , e31-e38

Khalid, Syed I; Kelly, Ryan; Adogwa, Owoicho; Carlton, Adam; Woodward, Josha; Ahmed, Shahjehan; Khanna, Ryan; Bagley, Carlos; Cheng, Joseph; Shah, Sanjit; Mehta, Ankit I 2018. Pediatric Spinal Ependymomas: An Epidemiologic Study. World neurosurgery, 115 , e119-e128

Nahhas, Cindy R; Scheer, Justin K; Khalid, Syed I; Adogwa, Owoicho; Arnone, Gregory D; Bhimani, Abhiraj D; Kheirkhah, Pouyan; Mehta, Ankit I 2018. Non-neurological outcomes of anterior and posterolateral approaches in the surgical treatment of thoracic disc disease: a retrospective study. Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 4 2, 241-246

Adogwa, Owoicho 2017. In Reply to the Letter to the Editor Regarding "Relationship Between Koenig Depression Scale and Postoperative Outcomes, Ambulation, and Perception of Pain in Elderly Patients (?65 Years) Undergoing Elective Spinal Surgery for Adult Scoliosis". World neurosurgery, 108 , 970

Adogwa, Owoicho 2017. In Reply to the Letter to the Editor Regarding "Risk Factors and Independent Predictors of 30-Day Readmission for Altered Mental Status After Elective Spine Surgery for Spine Deformity: A Single Institutional Study of 1090 Patients". World neurosurgery, 103 , 933

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Fialkoff, Jared; Cheng, Joseph; Karikari, Isaac O; Bagley, Carlos 2017. Early Ambulation Decreases Length of Hospital Stay, Perioperative Complications and Improves Functional Outcomes in Elderly Patients Undergoing Surgery for Correction of Adult Degenerative Scoliosis. Spine, 42 18, 1420-1425

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Fialkoff, Jared; Mehta, Ankit I; Vasquez, Raul A; Cheng, Joseph; Karikari, Isaac O; Bagley, Carlos A 2017. Effect of employment status on length of hospital stay, 30-day readmission and patient reported outcomes after spine surgery. Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 3 1, 44-49

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Fialkoff, Jared; Vuong, Victoria D; Mehta, Ankit I; Vasquez, Raul A; Cheng, Joseph; Karikari, Isaac O; Bagley, Carlos A 2017. Assessing the effectiveness of routine use of post-operative in-patient physical therapy services. Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 3 2, 149-154

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Han, Jing L; Karikari, Isaac O; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A 2017. 30-Day Readmission After Spine Surgery: An Analysis of 1400 Consecutive Spine Surgery Patients. Spine, 42 7, 520-524

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Han, Jing; Karikari, Isaac O; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A 2017. Drivers of 30-Day Readmission in Elderly Patients (>65 Years Old) After Spine Surgery: An Analysis of 500 Consecutive Spine Surgery Patients. World neurosurgery, 97 , 518-522

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Lydon, Emily; Vuong, Victoria D; Cheng, Joseph; Karikari, Isaac O; Bagley, Carlos A 2017. The prevalence of undiagnosed pre-surgical cognitive impairment and its post-surgical clinical impact in elderly patients undergoing surgery for adult spinal deformity. Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 3 3, 358-363

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Sergesketter, Amanda R; Black, Collin; Tarnasky, Aaron; Ongele, Michael O; Vuong, Victoria D; Khalid, Syed; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2017. Relationship Among Koenig Depression Scale and Postoperative Outcomes, Ambulation, and Perception of Pain in Elderly Patients (?65 Years) Undergoing Elective Spinal Surgery for Adult Scoliosis. World neurosurgery, 107 , 471-476

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Sergesketter, Amanda; Vuong, Victoria D; Mehta, Ankit I; Vasquez, Raul A; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2017. Prophylactic use of intraoperative vancomycin powder and postoperative infection: an analysis of microbiological patterns in 1200 consecutive surgical cases. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 27 3, 328-334

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Vuong, Victoria D; Mehta, Ankit I; Vasquez, Raul A; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2017. Effect of Social Support and Marital Status on Perceived Surgical Effectiveness and 30-Day Hospital Readmission. Global spine journal, 7 8, 774-779

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Vuong, Victoria D; Moreno, Jessica; Cheng, Joseph; Karikari, Isaac O; Bagley, Carlos A 2017. Geriatric comanagement reduces perioperative complications and shortens duration of hospital stay after lumbar spine surgery: a prospective single-institution experience. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 27 6, 670-675

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Behrens, Shay; Sergesketter, Amanda; Chen, Angel; Mehta, Ankit I; Vasquez, Raul A; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2017. Impact of surgical approach on complication rates after elective spinal fusion (?3 levels) for adult spine deformity. Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 3 1, 31-37

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Fialkoff, Jared; Vuong, Victoria D; Mehta, Ankit I; Vasquez, Raul A; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2017. Effects of immediate post-operative pain medication on length of hospital stay: does it make a difference? Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 3 2, 155-162

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Lydon, Emily; Reddy, Gireesh; Kaakati, Rayan; Sergesketter, Amanda; Gottfried, Oren N; Karikari, Isaac O 2017. Impact of Intraoperative Monitoring During Elective Complex Spinal Fusions (?4 Levels) on 30-Day Complication and Readmission Rates: A Single-Institutional Study of 643 Adult Patients with Spinal Deformity. World neurosurgery, 101 , 283-288

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Lydon, Emily; Sergesketter, Amanda; Kaakati, Rayan; Mehta, Ankit I; Vasquez, Raul A; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2017. Depression as an independent predictor of postoperative delirium in spine deformity patients undergoing elective spine surgery. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 27 2, 209-214

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Reddy, Gireesh B; Sergesketter, Amanda; Warwick, Hunter; Jones, Terrell; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2017. Risk Factors and Independent Predictors of 30-Day Readmission for Altered Mental Status After Elective Spine Surgery for Spine Deformity: A Single-Institutional Study of 1090 Patients. World neurosurgery, 101 , 270-274

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Sergesketter, Amanda; Behrens, Shay; Hobbs, Cassie; Bridwell, Keith H; Karikari, Isaac O 2017. Impact of Age on Change in Self-Image 5 Years After Complex Spinal Fusion (?5 Levels). World neurosurgery, 97 , 112-116

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Sergesketter, Amanda; Hobbs, Cassie; Behrens, Shay; Mehta, Ankit I; Vasquez, Raul A; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2017. Impact of Race on 30-Day Complication Rates After Elective Complex Spinal Fusion (?5 Levels): A Single Institutional Study of 446 Patients. World neurosurgery, 99 , 418-423

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Sergesketter, Amanda; Lydon, Emily; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2017. Posterolateral thoracic decompression with anterior column cage reconstruction versus decompression alone for spinal metastases with cord compression: analysis of perioperative complications and outcomes. Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 3 4, 609-619

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Sergesketter, Amanda; Vuong, Victoria D; Lydon, Emily; Behrens, Shay; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2017. Reduced Impact of Smoking Status on 30-Day Complication and Readmission Rates After Elective Spinal Fusion (?3 Levels) for Adult Spine Deformity: A Single Institutional Study of 839 Patients. World neurosurgery, 107 , 233-238

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Vuong, Victoria D; Mehta, Ankit I; Vasquez, Raul A; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2017. Association of Intraoperative Blood Transfusions on Postoperative Complications, 30-Day Readmission Rates, and 1-Year Patient-Reported Outcomes. Spine, 42 8, 610-615

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Vuong, Victoria D; Sergesketter, Amanda; Reddy, Gireesh; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2017. Impact of alcohol use on 30-day complication and readmission rates after elective spinal fusion (?2 levels) for adult spine deformity: a single institutional study of 1,010 patients. Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 3 3, 403-410

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Warwick, Hunter; Sergesketter, Amanda; Lydon, Emily; Shammas, Ronnie L; Mehta, Ankit I; Vasquez, Raul A; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2017. Increased 30-Day Complication Rates Associated with Laminectomy in 874 Adult Patients with Spinal Deformity Undergoing Elective Spinal Fusion: A Single Institutional Study. World neurosurgery, 102 , 370-375

Krucoff, Max O; Cook, Steven; Adogwa, Owoicho; Moreno, Jessica; Yang, Siyun; Xie, Jichun; Firempong, Alexander O; Lad, Nandan; Bagley, Carlos A 2017. Racial, Socioeconomic, and Gender Disparities in the Presentation, Treatment, and Outcomes of Adult Chiari I Malformations. World neurosurgery, 97 , 431-437

Turel, Mazda K; Kerolus, Mena G; Adogwa, Owoicho; Traynelis, Vincent C 2017. Cervical arthroplasty: what does the labeling say? Neurosurgical focus, 42 2, E2

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos 2016. Pretreatment of Anxiety Before Cervical Spine Surgery Improves Clinical Outcomes: A Prospective, Single-Institution Experience. World neurosurgery, 88 , 625-630

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos 2016. Independent predictors of reliability between full time employee-dependent acquisition of functional outcomes compared to non-full time employee-dependent methodologies: a prospective single institutional study. Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 2 1, 47-51

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos 2016. Assessing Patient Reported Outcomes Measures via Phone Interviews Versus Patient Self-Survey in the Clinic: Are We Measuring the Same Thing? World neurosurgery, 87 , 230-4

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Han, Jing L; Cheng, Joseph; Karikari, Isaac; Bagley, Carlos A 2016. Do measures of surgical effectiveness at 1 year after lumbar spine surgery accurately predict 2-year outcomes? Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 25 6, 689-696

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Mehta, Ankit I; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2016. Racial Disparities in 30-Day Readmission Rates After Elective Spine Surgery: A Single Institutional Experience. Spine, 41 21, 1677-1682

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Mehta, Ankit I; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2016. Preoperative Nutritional Status is an Independent Predictor of 30-day Hospital Readmission After Elective Spine Surgery. Spine, 41 17, 1400-1404

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Mehta, Ankit I; Vasquez, Raul A; Cheng, Joseph; Karikari, Isaac O; Bagley, Carlos A 2016. Association Between Baseline Affective Disorders and 30-Day Readmission Rates in Patients Undergoing Elective Spine Surgery. World neurosurgery, 94 , 432-436

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine; Reiser, Elizabeth; Ziegler, Cole; Freischlag, Kyle; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A 2016. Comparison of surgical outcomes after anterior cervical discectomy and fusion: does the intra-operative use of a microscope improve surgical outcomes. Journal of spine surgery (Hong Kong), 2 1, 25-30

Adogwa, Owoicho; Farber, S Harrison; Fatemi, Parastou; Desai, Rupen; Elsamadicy, Aladine; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos; Gottfried, Oren; Isaacs, Robert E 2016. Do obese patients have worse outcomes after direct lateral interbody fusion compared to non-obese patients? Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, 25 , 54-7

Adogwa, Owoicho; Sure, Durga R; LaBagnara, Michael; Shaffrey, Christopher I; Fessler, Richard G 2016. Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery and Sagittal Correction. Neurosurgery, 63 Suppl 1 , 31-36

Berger, Miles; Nadler, Jacob W; Friedman, Allan; McDonagh, David L; Bennett, Ellen R; Cooter, Mary; Qi, Wenjing; Laskowitz, Daniel T; Ponnusamy, Vikram; Newman, Mark F; Shaw, Leslie M; Warner, David S; Mathew, Joseph P; James, Michael L 2016. The Effect of Propofol Versus Isoflurane Anesthesia on Human Cerebrospinal Fluid Markers of Alzheimer's Disease: Results of a Randomized Trial. Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD, 52 4, 1299-310

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos 2016. Pretreatment of Depression Before Cervical Spine Surgery Improves Patients' Perception of Postoperative Health Status: A Retrospective, Single Institutional Experience. World neurosurgery, 87 , 214-9

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Fialkoff, Jared; Mehta, Ankit I; Vasquez, Raul A; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O 2016. Race as an Independent Predictor of Temporal Delay in Time to Diagnosis and Treatment in Patients with Cervical Stenosis: A Study of 133 Patients with Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion. World neurosurgery, 96 , 107-110

Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Vuong, Victoria D; Mehta, Ankit I; Vasquez, Raul A; Cheng, Joseph; Karikari, Isaac O; Bagley, Carlos A 2016. Patient Body Mass Index is an Independent Predictor of 30-Day Hospital Readmission After Elective Spine Surgery. World neurosurgery, 96 , 148-151

Elsamadicy, Aladine; Adogwa, Owoicho; Reiser, Elizabeth; Fatemi, Parastou; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos 2016. The Effect of Patient Race on Extent of Functional Improvement After Cervical Spine Surgery. Spine, 41 9, 822-6

Kinon, Merritt D; Nasser, Rani; Nakhla, Jonathan P; Adogwa, Owoicho; Moreno, Jessica R; Harowicz, Michael; Verla, Terence; Yassari, Reza; Bagley, Carlos A 2016. Predictive parameters for the antecedent development of hip pathology associated with long segment fusions to the pelvis for the treatment of adult spinal deformity. Surgical neurology international, 7 , 93

O'Neill, Kevin R; Wilson, Robert J; Burns, Katharine M; Mioton, Lauren M; Wright, Brian T; Adogwa, Owoicho; McGirt, Matthew J; Devin, Clinton J 2016. Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion for Adjacent Segment Disease: Clinical Outcomes and Cost Utility of Surgical Intervention. Clinical spine surgery, 29 6, 234-41

Verla, Terence; Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine; Moreno, Jessica R; Farber, Harrison; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A 2016. Effects of Psoas Muscle Thickness on Outcomes of Lumbar Fusion Surgery. World neurosurgery, 87 , 283-9

Verla, Terence; Adogwa, Owoicho; Toche, Ulysses; Farber, S Harrison; Petraglia, Frank; Murphy, Kelly R; Thomas, Steven; Fatemi, Parastou; Gottfried, Oren; Bagley, Carlos A; Lad, Shivanand P 2016. Impact of Increasing Age on Outcomes of Spinal Fusion in Adult Idiopathic Scoliosis. World neurosurgery, 87 , 591-7

Wang, Timothy Y; Martin, Joel R; Loriaux, Daniel B; Desai, Rupen; Shammas, Ronnie L; Adogwa, Owoicho; Moreno, Jessica; Kuchibhatla, Maragatha; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O; Gottfried, Oren N 2016. Risk Assessment and Characterization of 30-Day Perioperative Myocardial Infarction Following Spine Surgery: A Retrospective Analysis of 1346 Consecutive Adult Patients. Spine, 41 5, 438-44

Adogwa, Owoicho; Carr, Kevin; Thompson, Paul; Hoang, Kimberly; Darlington, Timothy; Perez, Edgar; Fatemi, Parastou; Gottfried, Oren; Cheng, Joseph; Isaacs, Robert E 2015. A prospective, multi-institutional comparative effectiveness study of lumbar spine surgery in morbidly obese patients: does minimally invasive transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion result in superior outcomes? World neurosurgery, 83 5, 860-6

Adogwa, Owoicho; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Han, Jing; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos 2015. WITHDRAWN: Outcomes After Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Versus Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion for the Treatment of Symptomatic L5-S1 Spondylolisthesis: A Prospective, Multi-Institutional Comparative Effectiveness Study. World neurosurgery, ,

Adogwa, Owoicho; Huang, Kevin; Hazzard, Matthew; Chagoya, Gustavo; Owens, Ryan; Cheng, Joseph; Ugiliweneza, Beatrice; Boakye, Maxwell; Lad, Shivanand P 2015. Outcomes after cervical laminectomy with instrumented fusion versus expansile laminoplasty: a propensity matched study of 3185 patients. Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, 22 3, 549-53

Adogwa, Owoicho; Parker, Scott L; Shau, David; Mendelhall, Stephen K; Aaronson, Oran; Cheng, Joseph; Devin, Clinton J; McGirt, Matthew J 2015. Cost per quality-adjusted life year gained of revision fusion for lumbar pseudoarthrosis: defining the value of surgery. Journal of spinal disorders & techniques, 28 3, 101-5

Goodwin, C Rory; Mehta, Ankit I; Adogwa, Owoicho; Sarabia-Estrada, Rachel; Sciubba, Daniel M 2015. Merkel Cell Spinal Metastasis: Management in the Setting of a Poor Prognosis. Global spine journal, 5 4, e39-43

Huang, Kevin T; Hazzard, Matthew; Thomas, Steven; Chagoya, Gustavo; Berg, Rand Wilcox Vanden; Adogwa, Owoicho; Bagley, Carlos A; Isaacs, Robert; Gottfried, Oren N; Lad, Shivanand P 2015. Differences in the outcomes of anterior versus posterior interbody fusion surgery of the lumbar spine: a propensity score-controlled cohort analysis of 10,941 patients. Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, 22 5, 848-53

Loriaux, Daniel B; Adogwa, Owoicho; Gottfried, Oren N 2015. Radiculopathy in the setting of lumbar nerve root compression due to an extradural intraforaminal lipoma: a report of 3 cases. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 23 1, 55-8

Martin, Joel R; Adogwa, Owoicho; Brown, Christopher R; Kuchibhatla, Maragatha; Bagley, Carlos A; Lad, Shivanand P; Gottfried, Oren N 2015. Experience with intrawound vancomycin powder for posterior cervical fusion surgery. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 22 1, 26-33

Verla, Terence; Adogwa, Owoicho; Fatemi, Parastou; Martin, Joel R; Gottfried, Oren N; Cheng, Joseph; Isaacs, Robert E 2015. Clinical implication of complications on patient perceived health status following spinal fusion surgery. Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, 22 2, 342-5

Wang, Timothy Y; Sakamoto, Jeffrey T; Nayar, Gautam; Suresh, Visakha; Loriaux, Daniel B; Desai, Rupen; Martin, Joel R; Adogwa, Owoicho; Moreno, Jessica; Bagley, Carlos A; Karikari, Isaac O; Gottfried, Oren N 2015. Independent Predictors of 30-Day Perioperative Deep Vein Thrombosis in 1346 Consecutive Patients After Spine Surgery. World neurosurgery, 84 6, 1605-12

Adogwa, Owoicho; Carr, Kevin; Fatemi, Parastou; Verla, Terence; Gazcon, Gustavo; Gottfried, Oren; Bagley, Carlos; Cheng, Joseph 2014. Psychosocial factors and surgical outcomes: are elderly depressed patients less satisfied with surgery? Spine, 39 19, 1614-9

Adogwa, Owoicho; Fatemi, Parastou; Perez, Edgar; Moreno, Jessica; Gazcon, Gustavo Chagoya; Gokaslan, Ziya L; Cheng, Joseph; Gottfried, Oren; Bagley, Carlos A 2014. Negative pressure wound therapy reduces incidence of postoperative wound infection and dehiscence after long-segment thoracolumbar spinal fusion: a single institutional experience. The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society, 14 12, 2911-7

Adogwa, Owoicho; Huang, Mary I; Thompson, Paul M; Darlington, Timothy; Cheng, Joseph S; Gokaslan, Ziya L; Gottfried, Oren N; Bagley, Carlos A; Anderson, Greg D; Isaacs, Robert E 2014. No difference in postoperative complications, pain, and functional outcomes up to 2 years after incidental durotomy in lumbar spinal fusion: a prospective, multi-institutional, propensity-matched analysis of 1,741 patients. The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society, 14 9, 1828-34

Adogwa, Owoicho; Karikari, Isaac O; Carr, Kevin R; Krucoff, Max; Ajay, Divya; Fatemi, Parastou; Perez, Edgar L; Cheng, Joseph S; Bagley, Carlos A; Isaacs, Robert E 2014. Spontaneous spinal epidural abscess in patients 50 years of age and older: a 15-year institutional perspective and review of the literature: clinical article. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 20 3, 344-9

Adogwa, Owoicho; Martin, Joel R; Huang, Kevin; Verla, Terence; Fatemi, Parastou; Thompson, Paul; Cheng, Joseph; Kuchibhatla, Maragatha; Lad, Shivanand P; Bagley, Carlos A; Gottfried, Oren N 2014. Preoperative serum albumin level as a predictor of postoperative complication after spine fusion. Spine, 39 18, 1513-9

Adogwa, Owoicho; Verla, Terence; Thompson, Paul; Penumaka, Anirudh; Kudyba, Katherine; Johnson, Kwame; Fulchiero, Erin; Miller, Timothy; Hoang, Kimberly B; Cheng, Joseph; Bagley, Carlos A 2014. Affective disorders influence clinical outcomes after revision lumbar surgery in elderly patients with symptomatic adjacent-segment disease, recurrent stenosis, or pseudarthrosis: clinical article. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 21 2, 153-9

Huang, Kevin T; Adogwa, Owoicho; Babu, Ranjith; Lad, Shivanand P; Bagley, Carlos A; Gottfried, Oren N 2014. Radiological evidence of spontaneous spinal arthrodesis in patients with lower lumbar spondylolisthesis. Spine, 39 8, 656-63

Khan, Shariq A; McDonagh, David L; Adogwa, Owoicho; Gokhale, Sankalp; Toche, Ulysses N; Verla, Terence; Zomorodi, Ali R; Britz, Gavin W 2014. Perioperative cardiac complications and 30-day mortality in patients undergoing intracranial aneurysmal surgery with adenosine-induced flow arrest: a retrospective comparative study. Neurosurgery, 74 3, 267-71; discussion 2

Martin, Joel R; Adogwa, Owoicho; Brown, Christopher R; Bagley, Carlos A; Richardson, William J; Lad, Shivanand P; Kuchibhatla, Maragatha; Gottfried, Oren N 2014. Experience with intrawound vancomycin powder for spinal deformity surgery. Spine, 39 2, 177-84

Mendenhall, Stephen K; Parker, Scott L; Adogwa, Owoicho; Shau, David N; Cheng, Joseph; Aaronson, Oran; Devin, Clinton J; McGirt, Matthew J 2014. Long-term outcomes after revision neural decompression and fusion for same-level recurrent lumbar stenosis: defining the effectiveness of surgery. Journal of spinal disorders & techniques, 27 7, 353-7

Seifi, Ali; Carr, Kevin; Maltenfort, Mitchell; Moussouttas, Michael; Birnbaum, Lee; Parra, Augusto; Adogwa, Owoicho; Bell, Rodney; Rincon, Fred 2014. The incidence and risk factors of associated acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in acute cerebral ischemic (ACI) events in the United States. PloS one, 9 8, e105785

Adogwa, Owoicho; Carr, Ricardo K; Kudyba, Katherine; Karikari, Isaac; Bagley, Carlos A; Gokaslan, Ziya L; Theodore, Nicholas; Cheng, Joseph S 2013. Revision lumbar surgery in elderly patients with symptomatic pseudarthrosis, adjacent-segment disease, or same-level recurrent stenosis. Part 1. Two-year outcomes and clinical efficacy: clinical article. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 18 2, 139-46

Adogwa, Owoicho; Owens, Ryan; Karikari, Isaac; Agarwal, Vijay; Gottfried, Oren N; Bagley, Carlos A; Isaacs, Robert E; Cheng, Joseph S 2013. Revision lumbar surgery in elderly patients with symptomatic pseudarthrosis, adjacent-segment disease, or same-level recurrent stenosis. Part 2. A cost-effectiveness analysis: clinical article. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 18 2, 147-53

Adogwa, Owoicho; Parker, Scott L; Mendenhall, Stephen K; Shau, David N; Aaronson, Oran; Cheng, Joseph; Devin, Clinton J; McGirt, Matthew J 2013. Laminectomy and extension of instrumented fusion improves 2-year pain, disability, and quality of life in patients with adjacent segment disease: defining the long-term effectiveness of surgery. World neurosurgery, 80 6, 893-6

Adogwa, Owoicho; Parker, Scott L; Shau, David N; Mendenhall, Stephen K; Bydon, Ali; Cheng, Joseph S; Asher, Anthony L; McGirt, Matthew J 2013. Preoperative Zung depression scale predicts patient satisfaction independent of the extent of improvement after revision lumbar surgery. The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society, 13 5, 501-6

Agarwal, Vijay; Babu, Ranjith; Grier, Jordan; Adogwa, Owoicho; Back, Adam; Friedman, Allan H; Fukushima, Takanori; Adamson, Cory 2013. Cerebellopontine angle meningiomas: postoperative outcomes in a modern cohort. Neurosurgical focus, 35 6, E10

Khan, Shariq A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Gan, Tong J; Null, Ulysses T; Verla, Terence; Gokhale, Sankalp; White, William D; Britz, Gavin W; Zomorodi, Ali R; James, Michael L; McDonagh, David L 2013. Effect of 6% hydroxyethyl starch 130/0.4 in 0.9% sodium chloride (Voluven®) on complications after subarachnoid hemorrhage: a retrospective analysis. SpringerPlus, 2 1, 314

Mehta, Ankit I; Adogwa, Owoicho; Karikari, Isaac O; Thompson, Paul; Verla, Terence; Null, Ulysses T; Friedman, Allan H; Cheng, Joseph S; Bagley, Carlos A; Isaacs, Robert E 2013. Anatomical location dictating major surgical complications for intradural extramedullary spinal tumors: a 10-year single-institutional experience. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 19 6, 701-7

Parker, Scott L; Adogwa, Owoicho; Davis, Brandon J; Fulchiero, Erin; Aaronson, Oran; Cheng, Joseph; Devin, Clinton J; McGirt, Matthew J 2013. Cost-utility analysis of minimally invasive versus open multilevel hemilaminectomy for lumbar stenosis. Journal of spinal disorders & techniques, 26 1, 42-7

Adogwa, Owoicho; Johnson, Kwame; Min, Elliot T; Issar, Neil; Carr, Kevin R; Huang, Kevin; Cheng, Joseph 2012. Extent of intraoperative muscle dissection does not affect long-term outcomes after minimally invasive surgery versus open-transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion surgery: A prospective longitudinal cohort study. Surgical neurology international, 3 Suppl 5, S355-61

Adogwa, Owoicho; Parker, Scott L; Shau, David N; Mendenhall, Stephen K; Aaronson, Oran S; Cheng, Joseph S; Devin, Clinton J; McGirt, Matthew J 2012. Preoperative Zung Depression Scale predicts outcome after revision lumbar surgery for adjacent segment disease, recurrent stenosis, and pseudarthrosis. The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society, 12 3, 179-85

Adogwa, Owoicho; Parker, Scott L; Shau, David N; Mendenhall, Stephen K; Aaronson, Oran; Cheng, Joseph S; Devin, Clinton J; McGirt, Matthew J 2012. Cost per quality-adjusted life year gained of revision neural decompression and instrumented fusion for same-level recurrent lumbar stenosis: defining the value of surgical intervention. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 16 2, 135-40

Adogwa, Owoicho; Parker, Scott L; Shau, David N; Mendenhall, Stephen K; Devin, Clinton J; Cheng, Joseph S; McGirt, Matthew J 2012. Cost per quality-adjusted life year gained of laminectomy and extension of instrumented fusion for adjacent-segment disease: defining the value of surgical intervention. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 16 2, 141-6

Bettegowda, Chetan; Adogwa, Owoicho; Mehta, Vivek; Chaichana, Kaisorn L; Weingart, Jon; Carson, Benjamin S; Jallo, George I; Ahn, Edward S 2012. Treatment of choroid plexus tumors: a 20-year single institutional experience. Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics, 10 5, 398-405

Lebow, Richard; Parker, Scott L; Adogwa, Owoicho; Reig, Adam; Cheng, Joseph; Bydon, Ali; McGirt, Matthew J 2012. Microdiscectomy improves pain-associated depression, somatic anxiety, and mental well-being in patients with herniated lumbar disc. Neurosurgery, 70 2, 306-11; discussion 3

Parker, Scott L; Adogwa, Owoicho; Bydon, Ali; Cheng, Joseph; McGirt, Matthew J 2012. Cost-effectiveness of minimally invasive versus open transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion for degenerative spondylolisthesis associated low-back and leg pain over two years. World neurosurgery, 78 1-2, 178-84

Parker, Scott L; Adogwa, Owoicho; Mendenhall, Stephen K; Shau, David N; Anderson, William N; Cheng, Joseph S; Devin, Clinton J; McGirt, Matthew J 2012. Determination of minimum clinically important difference (MCID) in pain, disability, and quality of life after revision fusion for symptomatic pseudoarthrosis. The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society, 12 12, 1122-8

Parker, Scott L; Mendenhall, Stephen K; Shau, David N; Adogwa, Owoicho; Anderson, William N; Devin, Clinton J; McGirt, Matthew J 2012. Minimum clinically important difference in pain, disability, and quality of life after neural decompression and fusion for same-level recurrent lumbar stenosis: understanding clinical versus statistical significance. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 16 5, 471-8

Parker, Scott L; Mendenhall, Stephen K; Shau, David; Adogwa, Owoicho; Cheng, Joseph S; Anderson, William N; Devin, Clinton J; McGirt, Matthew J 2012. Determination of minimum clinically important difference in pain, disability, and quality of life after extension of fusion for adjacent-segment disease. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 16 1, 61-7

Adogwa, Owoicho; Parker, Scott L; Bydon, Ali; Cheng, Joseph; McGirt, Matthew J 2011. Comparative effectiveness of minimally invasive versus open transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion: 2-year assessment of narcotic use, return to work, disability, and quality of life. Journal of spinal disorders & techniques, 24 8, 479-84

Adogwa, Owoicho; Parker, Scott L; Davis, Brandon J; Aaronson, Oran; Devin, Clinton; Cheng, Joseph S; McGirt, Matthew J 2011. Cost-effectiveness of transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion for Grade I degenerative spondylolisthesis. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 15 2, 138-43

Adogwa, Owoicho; Parker, Scott L; Shau, David; Mendelhall, Stephen K; Cheng, Joseph; Aaronson, Oran; Devin, Clinton J; McGirt, Matthew J 2011. Long-term outcomes of revision fusion for lumbar pseudarthrosis: clinical article. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 15 4, 393-8

Chaichana, Kaisorn L; Mukherjee, Debraj; Adogwa, Owoicho; Cheng, Joseph S; McGirt, Matthew J 2011. Correlation of preoperative depression and somatic perception scales with postoperative disability and quality of life after lumbar discectomy. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 14 2, 261-7

Farber, S Harrison; Parker, Scott L; Adogwa, Owoicho; McGirt, Matthew J; Rigamonti, Daniele 2011. Effect of antibiotic-impregnated shunts on infection rate in adult hydrocephalus: a single institution's experience. Neurosurgery, 69 3, 625-9; discussion 62

Forbes, Jonathan A; Wilkerson, Jani; Chambless, Lola; Shay, Sheila D; Elswick, Clay M; Abblitt, Parker W; Adogwa, Owoicho; Russell, Paul; Weaver, Kyle D; Allen, George S; Utz, Andrea L 2011. Safety and cost effectiveness of early discharge following microscopic trans-sphenoidal resection of pituitary lesions. Surgical neurology international, 2 , 66

Lebow, Richard L; Adogwa, Owoicho; Parker, Scott L; Sharma, Adrija; Cheng, Joseph; McGirt, Matthew J 2011. Asymptomatic same-site recurrent disc herniation after lumbar discectomy: results of a prospective longitudinal study with 2-year serial imaging. Spine, 36 25, 2147-51

Mukherjee, Debraj; Chaichana, Kaisorn L; Adogwa, Owoicho; Gokaslan, Ziya; Aaronson, Oran; Cheng, Joseph S; McGirt, Matthew J 2011. Association of extent of local tumor invasion and survival in patients with malignant primary osseous spinal neoplasms from the surveillance, epidemiology, and end results (SEER) database. World neurosurgery, 76 6, 580-5

Parker, S L; Adogwa, O; Witham, T F; Aaronson, O S; Cheng, J; McGirt, M J 2011. Post-operative infection after minimally invasive versus open transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF): literature review and cost analysis. Minimally invasive neurosurgery : MIN, 54 1, 33-7

Parker, Scott L; Adogwa, Owoicho; Paul, Alexandra R; Anderson, William N; Aaronson, Oran; Cheng, Joseph S; McGirt, Matthew J 2011. Utility of minimum clinically important difference in assessing pain, disability, and health state after transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion for degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis. Journal of neurosurgery. Spine, 14 5, 598-604

Parker, Scott L; Farber, S Harrison; Adogwa, Owoicho; Rigamonti, Daniele; McGirt, Matthew J 2011. Comparison of hospital cost and resource use associated with antibiotic-impregnated versus standard shunt catheters. Clinical neurosurgery, 58 , 122-5

Parker, Scott L; Fulchiero, Erin C; Davis, Brandon J; Adogwa, Owoicho; Aaronson, Oran S; Cheng, Joseph S; Devin, Clinton J; McGirt, Matthew J 2011. Cost-effectiveness of multilevel hemilaminectomy for lumbar stenosis-associated radiculopathy. The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society, 11 8, 705-11

Adogwa, Owoicho; Costich, Julia F; Hill, Raymond; Slavova, Svetla 2009. Does higher surgical volume predict better patient outcomes? The Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association, 107 1, 10-6

Caruso, James P; Griffin, Samuel; El Ahmadieh, Tarek Y; Bedros, Nicole M; Hoeft, Jennifer; Urquiaga, Jorge F; Pernik, Mark N; Hoes, Kathryn; Patel, Ankur R; Funk, Robert H; Davies, Matthew T; Vance, Awais Z; Adogwa, Owoicho; Barnett, Samuel L; Bagley, Carlos A; Batjer, Henry H; Coppens, Jeroen; El Tecle, Najib; Aoun, Salah G . Surgical Site Infection After Autologous Cranioplasty for Decompressive Craniectomy in Traumatic Brain Injury: A Retrospective Review of Two Level 1 Trauma Centers. The Journal of craniofacial surgery, 32 8, 2728-2731

Farber, S Harrison; Parker, Scott L; Adogwa, Owoicho; Rigamonti, Daniele; McGirt, Matthew J . Cost analysis of antibiotic-impregnated catheters in the treatment of hydrocephalus in adult patients. World neurosurgery, 74 4-5, 528-31

Karikari, Isaac O; Lenke, Lawrence G; Bridwell, Keith H; Tauchi, Ryoji; Kelly, Michael P; Sugrue, Patrick A; Bumpass, David B; Elsamadicy, Aladine A; Adogwa, Owoicho; Lalezari, Ramin; Koester, Linda; Blanke, Kathy; Gum, Jeffrey . Key Role of Preoperative Recumbent Films in the Treatment of Severe Sagittal Malalignment. Spine deformity, 6 5, 568-575