Jonathan J. Russin

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery Assistant Surgical Director, Center for Neurorestoration
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Areas of treatment:

Cerebral aneurysms
Cerebral arteriovenous malformations
Cavernous malformations
Dural arteriovenous fistulas
Skull base tumors (Meningiomas, Acoustic Schwannomas, Chordomas, Chondrosarcomas, Pituitary Adenomas, Metastasis)
Epilepsy
Spinal arteriovenous malformations
Spinal cavernous malformations
Intradural spinal tumors (Meningiomas, Ependymomas, Hemangioblastomas)

Specialties:

  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery

Department:

  • Department of Neurological Surgery

Language:

  • English

Jonathan J. Russin, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery
Assistant Surgical Director, Center for Neurorestoration

Practicing locations:

  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • LAC+USC Medical Center
  • Other Locations

About this doctor:

Completed an infolded fellowship in epilepsy surgery under the direction of Dr. Charles Liu during PGY-6 year of residency. Traveled to Japan and spent time with Dr. Takanori Fukushima studying skull base and cerebrovascular neurosurgery. After residency completed a fellowship under the direct instruction of Dr. Robert Spetzler with a focus on cerebrovascular/skull base disease including complex bypass procedures, aneurysm treatment, management of cranial and spinal arteriovenous malformations and cavernous malformations as well as resection of skull base pathology such as schwannomas, meningiomas and chondrosarcomas.

Education:

Bachelors, Drew University
MD, New Jersey Medical School

Internships:

University of Southern California, General Surgery, 2006-2007

Residencies:

University of Southern California, Neurological Surgery, 2007-2011
University of Southern California, Neurological Surgery, 2012-2013

Fellowships:

University of Southern California, Epilepsy, 2011-2012
Barrow Neurological Institute, Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Surgery, 2013-2014

Certifications:

American Board of Neurological Surgeons

Professional society memberships:

AANS
CNS

Awards:

Michael L.J. Apuzzo Research Award, 2013
Alpha Omega Alpha, 2005
Kowalski Scholarship, 2005
Van Houten Scholarship, 2004
Alumni Association Scholarship, 2003, 2004