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Ahmed M. Raslan, M.D., FAANS

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  • Neurological Surgery; Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, Chief: Division of Functional Neurosurgery
  • Professor of Neurological Surgery, School of Medicine

Expertise

  • Neurological Surgery

Special focus

  • Brain and Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Chronic Pain
  • Epilepsy
  • Focused Ultrasound
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Neuroscience
  • Parkinson's and Movement Disorders

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About me

Dr. Raslan is an associate professor of neurological surgery; he manages patients with a spectrum of neurosurgical disorders, his focused practice is epilepsy surgery, brain mapping for tumors and epilepsy which often involves awake craniotomy, surgery for chronic and cancer pain (Trigeminal neuralgia, spinal pain and many other chronic pain syndrome), and movement disorders.

In 2004, Raslan joined OHSU as a neurosurgical instructor. Already a fully qualified neurosurgeon, in 2012 he completed the OHSU neurological surgery residency program (required for practice in the US). Dr. Raslan joined the faculty of neurological surgery in July 2012 as an assitant professor and was promoted to associate professor in 2017.

Dr. Raslan's research is focused on  the physiology of nociception and pain modulation , pathophysiology of trigeminal neuralgia , outcomes of functional neurosurgery, functional localization using intraoperative and extraoperative mapping, surgical education and operative efficiency.

Visit the Department of Neurological Surgery's website for information about academics, conferences, residency and fellowships.

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Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • English

Education and training

    • M.B.B.C.H., 1994, Ain Shams University
    • M.S., 1998, Ain Shams University
    • M.D., 2002, Ain Shams University
  • Residency

    • Oregon Health and Science University, 2006-2012
    • Ain Shams University, 1996-2002
  • Fellowship

    • Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, Oregon Health & Science University, 2004-2005
    • Neurological Surgery, University of British Columbia, 2005-2006
  • Certifications

    • American Board of Neurological Surgery

Memberships and associations:

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • American Society of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • North American Neuromodulation Society
  • American Epilepsy Society
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Ratings and reviews

Overall: 4.5 out of 5 (452 Ratings, 145 Reviews)

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