Chandan G. Reddy, MD


Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

Contact Information

Office: 1829 JPP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Office Phone: 319-356-2598



BA, Cognitive Neuroscience, Harvard University
MD, University of Michigan Medical School

Fellowship, Epilepsy, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Residency, Neurosurgery, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Fellowship, Neurosurgery, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Fellowship, Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Mayo Clinic

Licensure and Certifications

Pediatric Advanced Life Support HeartCode Part 1, American Heart Association

Research Summary

Peripheral Nerve

All Publications

Grosland N, Gillies G, Shurig R,  K, Viljoen S, Dalm B, Oya H, Fredericks D, Gibson-Corley K, Reddy C, Wilson S, Howard III M.  Finite-element study of the performance characteristics of an intradural spinal cord stimulator.  J Med Devices.  2014 October 14. 8(4).

Jerath N, Reddy C, Moritani T, Bruch L, Holman C, Gutmann L.  Clinical reasoning: a 47-year-old with left shoulder pain after a fall.  Neurology.  2014 September 9. 83(11):e112-6.

Elahi F, Reddy C.  Venipuncture-induced complex regional pain syndrome: a case report and review of the literature.  Case Rep Med;  2014. 

Safayi S, Jeffery N, Fredericks D, Viljoen S, Dalm B, Reddy C, Wilson S, Gillies G, Howard M.  Biomechanical performance of an ovine model of intradural spinal cord stimulation.  J Med Eng Technol.  2014 July. 38(5):269-73.

Elahi F, Reddy C.  High cervical epidural neurostimulation for post-traumatic headache managenment.  Pain Physician.  2014 July. 17(4):E537-41.

Elahi F, Reddy C.  Neuromodulation of the great auricular nerve for persistent post-traumatic headache.  Pain Physician.  2014 July. 17(4):E531-6.

Elahi F, Hitchon P, Reddy C.  Acute sciatic neuritis following lumbar laminectomy.  Case Rep Med;  2014. 

Jerath N, Chen J, Miller B, Reddy C.  Teaching NeuroImages: Intraneural ganglion cyst of the tibial nerve.  Neurology.  2014 May 20. 82(20):E174-5.

Jerath N, Strader S, Reddy C, Swenson A, Kimura J, Aul E.  Factors influencing aversion to specific electrodiagnostic studies.  Brain Behav.  2014 May. 

Elahi F, Manolitsis N, Ranganath Y, Reddy C.  Mental nerve neuropathy following dental extraction.  Pain Physician.  2014 May. 17(3):E375-80.

Viljoen S, Smittkamp C, Dalm B, Wilson S, Reddy C, Gillies G, Howard III M.  MR-based measurement of spinal cord motion during flexion of the spine: implications for intradural spinal cord stimulator systems.  J Med Eng Technol.  2014 January. 38(1):1-4.

Viljoen S, Oya H, Reddy C, Dalm B, Shurig R, Odden K, Gillies G, Howard III M.  Apparatus for simulating dynamic interactions between the spinal cord and soft-coupled intradural implants.  Rev Sci Instrum.  2013 November. 84(11):114303.

Dalm B, Brennan T, Elahi F, Howard III M, Reddy C.  Successful conservative management of an intrathecal catheter-associated inflammatory mass.  Spine J.  2013 October 28. 

Elahi F, Reddy C, Bellinger A, Manolitsis N.  Neuromodulation of the great auricular nerve: a case report.  Neuromodulation: Technology at the Neural Interface;  2013. 

Oliynyk M, Gillies G, Oya H, Wilson S, Reddy C, Howard III M.  Dynamic loading characteristics of an intradural spinal cord stimulator.  J Appl Phys.  2013. 113:026103.

Flouty O, Oya H, Kawasaki H, Reddy C, Fredericks D, Gibson-Corley K, Jeffery N, Gillies G, Howard 3rd M.  Intracranial somatosensory responses with direct spinal cord stimulation in anesthetized sheep.  PLoS One.  2013. 8(2):e56266.

Smittkamp C, Viljoen S, Dalm B, Wilson S, Reddy C, Howard M, Gillies G.  MR-based measurement of spinal cord motion during flexion of the spine: implications for intradural spinal cord stimulator systems.  Abstracts of the ASSR 2013 Annual Symposium;  2013.  Available from:

Viljoen S, Dalm B, Reddy C, Wilson S, Smittkamp C, Gillies G, Howard III M.  Optimization of intradural spinal cord stimulator designs via analysis of thoracic spine imaging data.  J Med Biol Engineering.  2013. 33(2):193-8.

Oya H, Safayi S, Jeffery N, Viljoen S, Reddy C, Dalm B, Kanwal J, Gillies G, Howard M.  Soft-coupling suspension system for an intradural spinal cord stimulator: Biophysical performance characteristics.  J Appl Phys.  2013. 114(16):164701.

Reddy C, Spinner R, Frick M, Sherman C, Sim F.  Charcot arthropathy of the hip simulating a neoplastic lesion.  Clin Anat.  2012 October. 25(7):914-15.

Alai A, Reddy C, Amrami K, Spinner R.  Charcot arthropathy of the shoulder associated with typical and atypical findings.  Clin Anat.  2012 June 13. 

Flouty O, Oya H, Kawasaki H, Wilson S, Reddy C, Gillies G, Jeffrey N, Brennan T, Gibson-Corley K, Utz M, Howard M.  A new device concept for directly modulating spinal cord pathways: inital in vivo experimental results.  Physiol Meas.  2012. 33(12):2003-15.

Reddy C, Magnetta M, Dahdaleh N, Demmer M, Iyamah K, Lim T, Torner J, Hitchon P.  An in-vitro biomechanical comparison of single rod, dual rod, and dual rod with transverse connector in anterior thoracolumbar instrumentation.  Neurosurgery.  2012. 70(4):1017-23.

Oya H, Reddy C, Dahdaleh N, Wilson S, Howard M, Jeffery N, Utz M, Gillies G.  Applier tool for intradural spinal cord implants.  J Med Eng Technol.  2012. 36(3):169-73.

Reddy C, Spinner R, Frick M, Sherman C, Sim F.  Charcot arthropathy of the hip simulating a neoplastic lesion.  Clin Anat.  2012. 25(7):914-5.

Reddy C, Mauerman M, Solomon B, Ringler M, Jerath N, Begna K, Amrami K, Spinner R.  Neuroleukemiosis: an unusual cause of neuropathy.  Leuk Lymphoma.  2012. 53(12):2405-11.

Hidalgo J, Reddy C, Schmit G, Spinner R.  Sciatic neuropathy after extruded cement from cementoplasty.  Spine J.  2012. 12(6):532-3.

Jerath N, Reddy C, Freeman W, Jerath A, Brown R.  Gender differences in presenting signs and symptoms of acute ischemic stroke: a population-based study.  Gend Med.  2011. 8(5):312-9.

Kawasaki H, Reddy C.  Investigation of human cognition in epilepsy surgery patients.  Philadelphia: Elsevier.  2011. 

Reddy C, Dahdaleh N, Albert G, Chen F, Hansen D, Nourski K, Kawasaki H, Oya H, Howard M.  A method for placing Heschl gyrus depth electrodes.  J Neurosurg.  2010. 112(6):1301-7.

Albert G, Dahdaleh N, Reddy C, Hansen D, Vogel T, Kawasaki H, Howard M.  Postoperative radiographic findings in patients undergoing intracranial electrode monitoring for medically refractory epilepsy.  J Neurosurg.  2010. 112(2):449-454.

Nourski K, Reddy C, Oya H, Kawasaki H, Brugge J, Howard M.  Differential effects of general anesthesia on auditory cortical fields in humans.  NeuroImage.  2009 July. 47(1 Suppl):S106.

Jerath N, Reddy C.  Neurologic complications of diseases of the aorta.  San Diego: Medlink Corporation;  2009. 

Jerath N, Reddy C.  Persistent vegetative state.  San Diego: Medlink Corporation;  2009.  Available from:

Reddy C, Reddy G, Kawasaki H, Oya H, Miller L, Howard M.  Decoding movement-related cortical potentials from electrocorticography.  Neurosurg Focus.  2009. 27(1):E11.

Ingalhalikar A, Reddy C, Lim T, Torner J, Hitchon P.  Effect of lumbar total disc arthroplasty on the segmental motion and intradiscal pressure at the adjacent level: an in vitro biomechanical study.  J Neurosurg Spine.  2009. 11:715-23.

Reddy C.  Surgical management of medically intractable epilepsy.  JAMA Online;  2008. 

Jerath N, Reddy C, Hitchon P, Goodin D.  Neurologic complications of aortic disease.  San Diego: Medlink Corporation;  2007.  Available from:

Reddy C, Jerath N, Hitchon P.  Hemorrhagic transformation of ischemic stroke.  San Diego: Medlink Corporation;  2007.  Available from:

Reddy C, Ingalhalikar A, Channon S, Lim T, Torner J, Hitchon P.  In vitro biomechanical comparison of transpedicular versus translaminar C-2 screw fixation in C2-3 instrumentation.  J Neurosurg Spine.  2007. 7(4):414-8.

Stockham A, Reddy C, Hitchon P, Ryken T, Smith M, Buatti J.  Patient assessment of outcome after LINAC radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia.  Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys.  2007. 69(3):S548.

Koutstaal W, Reddy C, Jackson E, Prince S, Cendan D, Schacter D.  False recognition of abstract versus common objects in older and younger adults: testing the semantic categorization account.  J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn.  2003. 29(4):499-510.

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