Richard B. Rhiew, MD, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Neurological Surgery
School of Medicine

Research Information

Research Interests

  • General Neurosurgery
  • Physiology
  • Functional Neurosurgery
  • Spine Surgery

External Appointments

University Hospitals Cleveland Neurosurgery, Southwest General Main Campus


Schwartz TH, Rhiew R, Issacson SR, Orazi A, Bruce JN. Association between intracranial plastmacytoma and multiple myelooma: Clinicopathological Outcomes Study. Neurosurgery. 2001 Nov 49(5): 1039-45

Hoa M, Rhiew R, Kupsky WJ, Guthikonda M, Monsell EM. Glioblastoma multiforme after microsurgery for acoustic neuroma without radiotherapy: Limitations of the Cahan criteria. Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery 2008 Aug:139(2):323-4

Rhiew R, Manjila S, Desure A, Tabbosha M, Guthikonda M, Eltahawy H. Minimally invasive anterior vertebroplasty for C-2 metastatic lesions. Neurosurg Focus. 2008;25(2):E4

Rhiew R, Manjila S, Lozen A, Hong D, et al. Ipsilateral pedicle screw placement with contralateral percutaneous facet screws: Early results with an alternative in lumbar arthrodesis. Open Access Surgery. 2009 Mar;2

Lozen A, Manjila S, Rhiew R, Fessler R. Y-stent-assisted coil embolization for the management of unruptured cerebral aneurysms: report of six cases. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2009 Dec:151(12):1663-72. Epub 2009 Jul 18.

Rhiew R, Manjila S, Lozen A, Guthikonda M, Sood S, Kupsky WJ, Leptomeningeal Dissemination of a pediatric neoplasm with 1p19q deletion showing mixed immunohistochemical features of an oligodendroglioma and neurocytoma. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2010 Aug;152(8):1425-9. doi: 10.1007/s00701-010-0674-x. Epub 2010 May 6.


Doctor of Medicine
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Residencies, Internships and Fellowships

Chief Resident
Wayne State University
Functional Neurosurgery
Cleveland Clinic
Wayne State University
Neurosurgery Residency
Wayne State University, Detroit Medical Center
Wayne State University, Detroit Medical Center